(Citrus x paradisi) /CP/Texas/Peel
GRAPEFRUIT -- This refreshing and delightful pure essential
oil comes from the peel of the grapefruit. It's sweet and tangy aroma
is said to help combat nervous exhaustion, anxiety and stress.
Grapefruit is a wonderful pure essential oil to use in a diffuser. Grapefruit
helps to create a general sense of well being in all those who inhale
it's sweet, citrus aroma. This fresh and cheery pure essential oil is
said to uplift the spirits and refresh the mind and body! Grapefruit should
be included in every aromatherapy kit!
It is said that grapefruit pure essential oil is beneficial in helping
to eliminate toxins from the body. For this reason, grapefruit can be
a nice addition to an after-sports massage blend to aid in reducing muscle
It is important to remember that pure essential oils from the citrus
family (grapefruit, lemon, orange, tangerine, bergamot, etc.) can irritate
the skin when applied topically. Citrus oils increase one's sensitivity
to sunlight and sunburn. Never apply pure essential oils to the skin undiluted.
FEMA No 2530
CAS No. 8016-20-4
Flash Point 142 F
Extinguishing Media CO2-Yes | FOAM-Yes | DRY-Yes |
Fire Fighting COOL CONTAINERS EXPOSED TO FLAME WITH WATER.
Unusual Fire Hazard NONE, MATERIAL IS NOT PYROPHORIC, DOES NOT REACT WITH
WATER, NOT OXYGEN DONOR, MATERIAL IS SHOCK STABLE.
Decomposition Products FORMS CARBON MONOXIDE AND /OR DIOXIDE UPON BURNING.
Info Physical Data
Color & Odor CLEAR YELLOW TO YELLOW AMBER LIQUID.
Vapor Density AIR
Water Solubility INSOLUBLE
Info Protection Data
Respiratory AVOID CASUAL BREATHING
Ventilation LOCAL EXHAUST RECOMMENDED (EXPLOSION PROOF)
Skin PROTECTIVE GLOVES
Eye USE OSHA APPROVED SAFETY GLASSES
Other FOLLOW GOOD INDUSTRIAL PRACTICE
Info Occupational Exposure Limit
Threshold Limit NOT ESTABLISHED
Limit NOT ESTABLISHED
Carcinogen NOT A CARCINOGEN OR POTENTIAL CARCINOGEN
NTP Limit NO
IARC Limit NO
OSHA Limit NO
Info Health Hazards
Material Type NATURAL ESSENTIAL OIL
Health Hazard LIQUID MAY IRRITATE EYES-LIQUID MAY IRRITATE SKIN-LIQUID
MAY CAUSE DERMATITIS-REPEATED CONTACT MAY CAUSE ALLERGIC DERMATOLOGICAL
Primary Entry Routes INHALATION-SKIN
Notes THIS IS A NATURAL ESSENTIAL OIL.
Info Emergency First Aid
Inhalation REMOVE PERSON TO WELL VENTILATED AREA AND FOLLOW NORMAL FIRST-AID
Eye Contact WASH EYES BY NORMAL FIRST AID METHODS
Skin Contact WASH WITH SOAP AND WATER
Ingestion IN CASE OF INGESTION SEE A PHYSICIAN
First Aid Notes MATERIAL AT THE CONCENTRATION SUPPLIED IS NOT FOR INGESTION
Info Spill, Leakage & Disposal Procedures
Spill Procedures PRECAUTIONS IF MATERIAL IS SPILLED OR RELEASED: SMALL
SPILLS WIPE UP WITH-PAPER RAGS AND PLACE CONTAMINATED ITEMS IN CLOSED
METAL WASTE CONTAINER.-FOR LARGE SPILLS USE NONFLAMMABLE ABSORBENT.
Waste Disposal FOLLOW LOCAL, STATE, AND FEDERAL LAWS.
Info Handling & Shipping Procedures
Handling & Shipping
Procedures STORE IN TIGHTLY SEALED CONTAINERS IN COOL DRY AREA DO NOT
EXPOSE TO-TEMPERATURES ABOVE 35 DEGREES CELSIUS.
Info SARA 313 Chemical Breakdown
Name OILS, GRAPEFRUIT, CITRUS PARARDISI MACF.
Aromatherapy is not a substitute for medical diagnosis
or treatment. If you have a health condition, consult your health care
provider. If you are pregnant or breast-feeding, consult your health care
provider before using any aromatherapy products. Do not take essential
oils internally. Keep essential oils and all aromatherapy products out
of the reach of children.
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