Product Hazard Summary


Product Name SDS ID Manufacturer
(±)-Menthol (63670) 02752 Sigma-Aldrich Inc.

Synonym Manufacturer Phone
(±)-MENTHOL (703) 527-3887

Signal Word
Danger



GHS Hazard Catagories
SPECIFIC TARGET ORGAN TOXICITY (Single Exposure) - Category 3
EYE DAMAGE/IRRITATION - Category 1
SKIN CORROSION/IRRITATION - Category 2


GHS Hazard Statements
Causes serious eye damage
Causes skin irritation
May cause respiratory irritation.


GHS Precautionary Statements

Prevention: Wear protective gloves/ eye protection/ face protection.; Use only outdoors or in a well-ventilated area.; Wash skin thoroughly after handling.; Avoid breathing dust/ fume/ gas/ mist/ vapours/ spray.

Response: Take off contaminated clothing and wash before reuse.; If skin irritation occurs: Get medical advice/ attention.; Specific treatment (see supplemental first aid instructions on this label).; Immediately call a POISON CENTER/doctor.; IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.; IF INHALED: Remove victim to fresh air and keep at rest in a position comfortable for breathing.; IF ON SKIN: Wash with plenty of soap and water.

Storage: Store locked up.; Store in a well-ventilated place. Keep container tightly closed.

Disposal: Dispose of contents/ container to an approved waste disposal plant.

PPE:
Gloves Goggles Apron
Face Shield Respirator

Health Hazards:
No Hazard Reproductive Toxin
Toxic Highly Toxic Corrosive
Carcinogen Sensitizer Irritant
Acute Chronic

Physical Hazards:
No Physical Hazard Combustible Liquid
Explosive Flammable Water Reactive
Oxidizer Pyophoric Unstable/Reactive
Compressed Gas Organic Peroxide

Routes of Entry:
Inhalation Skin or Eye Contact
Ingestion Skin Absorption

Target Organs:
Lungs Skin Eyes
Heart Blood Blood (Effects)
Kidney Liver Prostate
Bone Mutagen Teratogen
Central Nervous System Autonomic Nervous System
Cardiovascular System Respiratory System
Mucous Membranes