Cornflour or cornstarch is another useful addition to bath bomb making.
It helps improve texture and appearance, and can slow down the fizzing slightly, allowing for a longer acting bomb.
Cornflour is generally used as a filler in bath and body preparations.
1. Identification of Product and Supplier
Product Name: Cornflour/cornstarch
Supplier: Soaposh. BROOKLYN. LOWER DOWNGATE, CORNWALL PL17 8LA UK
Emergency Tel No: 01579 370792 Emergency Contact: C SOLOMON
2 - Composition and information on ingredients: Maze Starch / Modified Starch (corn starch)
Inci Name: Maze Starch / Modified Starch
Cas No: 9005-25-8
3 -Hazards identification:
- Non hazardous.
4 - First aid measures:
- INHALATION: Remove from exposure site to fresh air. Obtain medical attention if allergy symptoms occur.
- Skin contact: wash with water and soap
- Eye contact: flush with plenty of water, seek medical attention if irritation persists.
- Ingestion: Rinse mouth with plenty of water. Seek medical advice if large amount ingested.
5 - Fire - Fighting measures:
Extinguishing media: Carbon dioxide, foams, inert powder
Extinguishing media to avoid: Water jet
Special exposure hazards: N/A
6 - Accidental release measures:
PERSONAL PRECAUTIONS: Personal protective equipment may be worn if needed.
ENVIRONMENT PRECAUTIONS: Keep away from ground water, drains and soil.
CLEANING UP METHODS FOR SPILLAGES: Vacuum up and wash spill site. Observe state, federal & local disposal regulations.
7 - Handling and storage:
Apply good manufacturing practice & industrial hygiene practices, ensuring
proper ventilation. Observe good personal hygiene, and do not eat, drink or smoke whilst handling.
Non flammable powder should be stored in airtight container out of direct sunlight.
8 - Exposure controls and personal protection:
RESPIRATORY PROTECTION: None needed under normal working conditions
VENTILATION: Ensure good ventilation of working area.
HAND PROTECTION: None needed under normal working conditions
EYE PROTECTION: None needed under normal working conditions
9 -Physical data and chemical properties:
- Form: White powder
- Odour: None
- Colour: White/off white
- Hydrosolubility: Insoluble
10 - Stability and Reactivity:
11 - Toxicological information:
12 - Ecological information:
13 - Disposal considerations:
Residue for disposal: according to local regulations.
Waste packing: observe local regulations.
14 - Transport information:
- Not dangerous product
- Classification: not classified in RID/ADR/IMDG
15 - Regulatory information:
In compliance with the requirements in the current Cosmetic Directives 67/548 EEC et
16 - Other information:
To the best of our knowledge, the information contained in this sheet is correct. However, we cannot accept responsibility or liability for any consequences arising from its use.