SAFETY DATA SHEET
1. PRODUCT AND COMPANY IDENTIFICATION
Product Identification: PLANTAIN FLOUR
Product Identification Number: N/A
Product use: Human consumption
2. HAZARD IDENTIFICATION
EYES: No know hazard
SKIN: No know hazard
INHALATION: Excessive inhalation may affect respiratory system
INGESTION: No know hazard
CHRONIC: No know hazard
3. COMPOSITION/INFORMATION ON INGREDIENTS
INGREDIENTS: Plantain flour 100%
4. FIRST AID MEASURES:
EYES: Flush with plenty of water for 15 minutes. Get medical attention if irritation persists.
SKIN: Wash with soap and water.
INGESTION: Do not induce vomiting.
INHALATION: Remove to fresh air.
PHYSICIAN´S NOTE: Food ingredient from plantain
5. FIRE FIGHTING MEASURES
FLASH POINT: N/A
EXTINGUISHING MEDIA: Water spray
SPECIAL FIRE FIGHTING PROCEDURES: Flood with water
FIRE AND EXPLOSION HAZARDS: N/A
6. ACCIDENTAL RELEASE MEASURES:
METHODS FOR CLEANING UP: Clean spills promptly to prevent slip/fall hazard.
Remove sources of ignition in dusty conditions, scoop spilled material into containers for proper disposal.
7. HANDLING AND STORAGE
STORAGE: Store in cool, dry storage area. Keep away from ignition sources.
8. EXPOSURE CONTROL/PERSONAL PROTECTION
EYE PROTECTION: Not required but safety glasses may be worn.
SKIN PROTECTION: Gloves & Aprons should be worn.
RESPIRATORY PROTECTION: Provide a NIOSH/MSHA approved respirator if normal exposure limits are exceeded
VENTILATION: Intermittent clean air exchanges recommended, but not required
9. PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL PROPERTIES
APPEARANCE: White-brownish powder
ODOR: Characteristic of plantain powder
SPECIFIC GRAVITY: No information available
% VOLATILE: N/A
MELTING POINT: N/A
BOILING POINT: N/A
VAPOR PRESSURE: N/A
VAPOR DENSITY: N/A
10. STABILITY AND REACTIVITY
INCOMPATIBILITY (MATERUAKS TO AVOID): None
HAZARDOUS DECOMPOSITION OR BYPRODUCS: None
CONDITIONS TO AVOID: Store in sealed containers /bags below 75 ℉ away from humidity, and direct sunlight.
HAZARDOUS POLIMERIZATION: N/A
11. TOXICOLOGICAL INFORMATION
POTENTIAL CARCINOGENS: None
IRRITANT: Skin Contact: not harmful
Eye Contact: non-toxic, but irritation may occur
12. ECOLOGICAL INFORMATION
WATER DISPOSAL: Recycle for animal feed usage, dependant on contaminants. Incineration or landfill; observing all Local, State, and Federal Laws and Regulations
BIODEGRADATION: Expected to be ultimately biodegradable
13. DISPOSAL CONSIDERATIONS
WASTE DISPOSAL: Material is not considered hazardous under federal regulations.
14. TRANSPORTATION INFORMATION:
DOT CLASSIFICATION: Not regulated; ship as food or animal feed
CLASS/DIVISION: Not restricted
15. REGULATORY INFORMATION:
HAZARD SYMBOLS: N/A: Regulations concerning transport of dangerous substances are not applicable
16. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION:
This information is provided for documentation purposes only.
This product is not considered hazardous.
Information contained within, is believed to be true and accurate, however, all statements or suggestions are made without warranty, regarding its accuracy of information, the hazards connected within the use of the material, or the results obtained from the use. Compliance with all applicable federal, state, and local regulations remains the responsibility of the user.
This Safety Data Sheet cannot cover all possible situations which the user may experience during processing. Each aspect of your operation should be examined to determine if, or where, additional precautions may be necessary. All health and safety information contained in this bulletin should be provided to your employees and customers.