Safety Data Sheet



5/208 Thames side studio

Harrington Way


SE18 5NR




4tth June 2020


1 - Identification of Product and Supplier

 Product Name Monshea 250ml Shea nut oil, Shea butter oil, Shea butter for hair, Natural body oil, Acne scar treatment, Bath oil dry skin, Body oil dry skin Body massage oil, Natural hair products, Natural hair care,


Supplier: Monshea Limited


2 - Composition and information on ingredients:

The product does not belong to any list of substances supposedly hazardous to human or animal health according to EU guideline 548/67 and further amendments, nor to those having recognised exposition limits.


INCI Name:                              Butyrospermum Parkii (Shea) Oil

Chemical composition:             The fractionated and refined oil obtained by pressing the kernels of                                                                  the shea, Butyrospernum parkii, Sapotaceae. then the crude oil is     refined.


H-No:                                                              CAS No:

Status: Natural                                                CoE No:

FEMA:                                                            Additives: None

FDA:                                                               IFRA: Not restricted

Application: Creams, Lotions, Moisturizer    Function: Skin and Hair conditioning agent

CTFA Monograph ID: 11948


3 - Hazards identification:

Concentrated product, Observe good housekeeping procedures


4 - First aid measures:


Inhalation:                                                     Not a direct hazard.      

Eye contact:                                                  Rinse immediately with plenty of water for at least 15                                                             minutes. Contact a doctor if symptoms persist.

Skin contact:                                                 Wash thoroughly with soap & water, flush with plenty of water. If irritation persists, seek medical advice.

Ingestion:                                                      Not considered dangerous. Seek medical advice in case                                                          of any adverse effects.

Others:                                                          When assessing action take Risk & Safety Phrases into account (Section 15)


5 - Fire - Fighting measures:

Extinguishing media:                                    Use CO2, Dry Powder or Foam type Extinguishers,                                                                 spraying

Recommended:                                             Extinguishing media to base of flames. Do not use                                                                  direct water jet on burning material.

Special measures:                                         Avoid vapour inhalation. Keep away from sources of                                                  ignition. Do not smoke. Wear positive pressure self-                                                                         contained breathing apparatus & protective clothing.

Extinguishing procedures:                            Closed containers may build up pressure when exposed                                                          to heat and should be cooled with water spray.


6 - Accidental release measures:

Personal precautions:                                    Avoid contact with skin eyes and clothes. Note that                                                                                      spillages constitute a slipping hazard. Use individual                                                  protective equipment (safety glasses, waterproof-boots,                  suitable protective clothing) in case of major spillages.


Environment precautions:                             Keep away from drains, soils, surface & ground waters.


Cleaning up methods                                    Remove all potential ignition sources. Contain spilled                                                             material.


Cover For spillages:                                      with an inert or non-combustible inorganic absorbent                                                              material, sweep up and remove to an approved disposal                  container. Clean with hot water & detergents. Observe              state, federal & local disposal regulations.


7 - Handling and storage:                            

Precautions in handling:                               Apply good manufacturing practice & industrial                                                                      hygiene practices. Observe good personal hygiene, and                   do not eat, drink or smoke whilst handling. Avoid static                                     discharges.


 Storage conditions:                                      Store in tightly closed original container, in a cool & dry                                                        area away from heat sources & protected from light.                       Keep air contact to a minimum.


Fire protection:                                               Keep away from ignition sources & naked flames. Take                                                                             precautions to avoid static discharges in working area.


8 - Exposure controls and personal protection:

Respiratory protection:                                 No special measures under normal conditions.


Skin protection:                                            No special measures under normal conditions.


Eye protection:                                              Use safety glasses if there is a risk of splashing.


Work/hygiene practices:                               Wash hands with soap & water after handling.


9 - Physical data and chemical properties:

Colour:                                                          Pale yellow


Appearance: Liquid


Odour:                                                           Free from rancid and foreign odours


Flash-Point (°C):                                           >300


Refractive Index @ 20 °C:                           1.465 – 1.475

Acid Value:                                                   ≤ 1.5


Iodine Value:                                                 50 - 75


Saponification Value:                                    180 – 200


10 - Stability and Reactivity:

Reactivity:                                                     It presents no significant reactivity hazards, by itself or                                                          in contact with water. Avoid contact with strong acids,                    alkali or oxidising agents.


Decomposition:                                             Thermal decomposition products are H2O and CO2


11 - Toxicological information:

Data not available


12 - Ecological information:

Biodegradability:                                          Product is expected to be biodegradable


Precautions:                                                  Prevent surface contamination of soil, ground & surface                                                         water.


13 - Disposal considerations:

 Avoid disposing to drainage systems and into the environment. Seek expert advice.


14 - Transport information:

Road (ADR/RID):                                        N/A

AIR (IATA):                                                  N/A

SEA (IMDG):                                               N/A

CHIP:                                                            See section 15


15 - Regulatory information:

Hazards:                                                        N/A


 Symbols:                                                      N/A


Risk Phrases:                                                 N/A


Safety Phrases:                                              N/A


16 - Other information:                                

Cosmetics Directive – 7th Amendment – Not restricted













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SHELF LIFE                                                When stored within advised conditions, re-test after 12                                                           months then at 6 monthly intervals up to a maximum                      shelf life of 24 months.


Q.C. REQUIREMENTS                              In-line with general product specification. Always                                                                  satisfy suitability for specific application. The data                          provided in this material safety data sheet is meant to      represent typical data/analysis for this product and is                                                             correct to the best of our knowledge. The data was                          obtained from current and reliable sources, but is                    supplied without warranty, expressed or implied,                                                                            regarding it’s’ correctness or accuracy. It is the user's                                                  responsibility to determine safe conditions for the use of                 this product, and to assume liability for loss, injury,                       damage or expense arising from improper use of this                                                                       product. The information provided does not constitute a                                                          contract to supply to any spec