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COCAMIDOPROPYL BETAINE

COCAMIDOPROPYL BETAINE – viscosity builder, foam booster, mild detergent, hair manageability improver.

For the manufacturing of: baby, adult and pet shampoos, hair conditioners, hand soap, bubble bath, shower gels, industrial cleaning formulations.

Technical Specification Sheet

CARMID BETAINE-7

Chemical Name: Cocamidopropyl Betaine

General Description: Carmid Betaine-7 is an amphoteric surfactant.

Carmid Betaine-7 is used in personal care formulations as a: viscosity builder, foam booster, mild detergent, improves hair manageability.

Carmid Betaine-7 is active in a wide pH range and is compatible with a wide range of surfactants.

For the manufacturing of: baby, adult and pet shampoos, hair conditioners, hand soap, bubble bath, shower gels, industrial cleaning formulations.

Properties

Unit

Appearance                                –                     Clear yellowish liquid

Total Dry Matter                      %                    34.0-36.5

Active Content             %                    29.0-31.5

Sodium Chloride                       %                    4.5-5.0

pH 10% Aqueous                       –                     4.0-6.0

Storage and handling:

We recommend that Carmid Betaine-7 be stored in sealed containers at a temperature of between 5-40ºC. Normal safety precautions should be employed (gloves, goggles,etc.) when handling.

MATERIAL SAFETY DATA

1          IDENTIFICATION OF THE SUBSTANCE/PREPARATION AND OF THE COMPANY/UNDERTAKING

1.1               Identification of the substance or preparation

Product Name                   :    Carmid Betaine-7

1.2               Use of substance/preparation

Thickener when used with anionic agents. Mild shampoos

1.3        Company/undertaking Identification

Carmel Resins Ltd., P.O. Box 8, Atlit 30300, Israel, Tel : +972-4-9549664

1.4        Emergency telephone: Tel :+972-4-9541762

2.                  COMPOSITION / INFORMATION ON INGREDIENTS

Chemical Characterization : Coconut oil amidopropyl betaine

Component Cas. No.          EINECS No.      Concentration %

Cocamidopropyl Betaine            61789-40-0           263-058-8                  30

Water                                                                                                   70

3.         HAZARDS IDENTIFICATION

Risk phrases

R36 – Irritating to eyes

R52 – Harmful to aquatic organisms

Short term effects – Eye: Irritant

4.                  FIRST AID MEASURES

Eye contact       :           Rinse thoroughly with water. Seek medical aid.

Skin contact      :           Wash off immediately with plenty of water.

Inhalation          :           Not applicable

Ingestion           :           Rinse and then drink a large amount of water. Do not induce                                           vomiting. Consult doctor.

5.         FIRE FIGHTING MEASURES

Extinguishing media and Fire Fighting Instructions

The product itself does not burn.

Any extiquishing media like water, carbon dioxide or foam can be used in a fire    situation.

Fire and explosion hazards: Extremely low

6.         ACCIDENTAL RELEASE MEASURES

Steps to be taken in case material is spilled:

Absorb spillages onto sand, earth or sawdust and shovel into waste drums.

Remove for disposal. Flush area with water.

7.         HANDLING AND STORAGE

7.1 Handling : Handle in accordance with good industrial hygiene and safety                                           practices.

7.2 Storage : No special measures necessary if used correctly.

8.         EXPOSURE CONTROLS / PERSONAL PROTECTION

8.1 Exposure limit values : Not applicable.

8.2.1     Occupational Exposure controls:

8.2.1.1  Respiratory protection :          None required

8.2.1.2  Hand protection :          Use plastic or rubber gloves

8.2.1.3  Eye protection :          Safety glasses when handling the                                                                                    concentration.

8.2.1.4  Skin protection :          None reqired.

8.2.1.5    Environmental exposure controls:

Do not allow to enter drains or waterways. Do not discharge into soil

9.                  PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL PROPERTIES

9.1                           General information

Appearance                              :           Slightly yellow

Odor                                         :           Typical

9.1                           Important health, safety and environmental information

pH                                            :           5

Boiling Point/range                    :          100°C

Flash Point                                :          Not applicable

Flammability                              :          Not applicable

Explosive Properties                  :          Not applicable

Oxidizing Properties                   :          Not applicable

Vapor Pressure                         :          17 mm Hg

Relative Density                        :          1.04 (water = 1.0)

Solubility in Water                     :          Any proportion

Viscosity                                   :          Not measured

Vapor Density                           :          Not measured

Evaporation Rate                       :          Not measured

10.              STABILITY AND REACTIVITY

10.1 Conditions to avoid :     None known

10.2 Materials to avoid :        None known

10.3 Hazardous decomposition products:       In the event of fire carbon dioxide,                                                                                  carbon monoxide or nitrogen oxides                                                                                can be released.

11.              TOXICOLOGICAL INFORMATION

Acute oral toxicity                     :           LD50 (rat) = 8.1 ml/kg

Dermal irritation test ( rabbit)     :           Irritant

Eye irritation test (rabbit)           :           Irritant

12.              ECOLOGICAL INFORMATION

12.1      Ecotoxicity :           To fish – LC50 (gold orfe): 6.7 mg/l

12.2      Mobility :           No measurements of evironmental                                                                                  mobility are available.

12.3      Persistance and degradability :           Biological degradability: 84%

12.4      Bio-accumulative potential :           No data available

12.5      Other adverse effects :           None known

13.              DISPOSAL CONSIDERATIONS

Waste disposal              :           Dispose absorbed material in accordance with                                                     national and local regulations.

14.       TRANSPORT INFORMATION

Mainland Transport

ADR/RID class                                    :           Non-hazardous liquid

UN number                               :           Not a dangerous good

Packing group                           :           Not applicable

Other applicable information       :           None

Marine Transport

IMDG class                              :           Non-hazardous liquid

UN number                               :           Not a dangerous good

Packing group                           :           Not applicable

Proper shipping name                :           Liquid, synthetic

Other applicable information       :           None

Air Transport

ICAO/IARA class                    :           Non-hazardous liquid

UN Number                              :           Not a dangerous good

Packing Group                          :           Not applicable

Shipping Name                          :           Liquid, synthetic

Other applicable information       :           None

15.       REGULATORY INFORMATION

This product contains no chemicals which are known to the state of California to cause cancer or birth defects or other reproductive harm as listed in SARA Title III         Secton 313.

16.       OTHER INFORMATION

Risk Phrases

Xi – Irritant

R36 – Irritating to eyes

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