CAS No: 61789-32-0
Name: Sodium Cocoyl Isethionate
Other Names: N/A
Chemical Name: Coco fatty acid isethionate, sodium salt
Usage: Shampoos, shower gels, bubble baths, liquid soaps, cleansers, shaving foams, syndet bars, baby products, eye makeup remover
Causes serious eye irritation
- Wash skin thoroughly after handling.
- Wear eye protection/ face protection.
- Keep away from heat/sparks/open flames/hot surfaces. - No smoking.
- Take precautionary measures against static discharge.
- Keep container tightly closed.
- Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing.
In emergency dial 111, and then ask for Fire, Ambulance or Police as necessary.
In case of poisoning phone National Poisons Centre – 0800 764 766
FIRST AID MEASURES
||Remove/Take off immediately all contaminated clothing.
||Move the victim to fresh air. Give oxygen or artificial respiration if needed. Get immediate medical advice/ attention. Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious person.
|In case of skin contact
||Immediately flush skin under running water for at least fifteen minutes. Seek medical attention if irritation or chemical burn is present.
|In case of eye contact
||Rinse immediately with plenty of water, also under the eyelids, for at least 15 minutes. Get medical attention immediately if irritation develops and persists.
||Never give anything by mouth to a unconscious person. If swallowed do not induce vomiting. Give large quantities of water. If available, give several glasses of milk. If vomiting occurs spontaneously, keep airway clear. Seek medical attention immediately.
|Suitable extinguishing media
||Water spray jet Foam
|Unsuitable extinguishing media
||Dry powder Carbon dioxide (CO2) High volume water jet
|Specific hazards during firefighting
||In case of fire hazardous decomposition products may be produced such as: Sulphur dioxide (SO2) Sulphur trioxide Emits toxic and corrosive fumes under fire conditions. Risk of dust explosion in fine crystalline powder form.
||Apply alcohol-type or all purpose-type foams by manufacturers' recommended techniques for large fires. Use carbon dioxide or dry chemical media for small fires. Do not direct a solid stream of water or foam into hot burning pools; this may cause frothing and increase fire intensity. Use selfcontained breathing apparatus and protective equipment.
|Special protective equipment for firefighters
||Self-contained breathing apparatus
ACCIDENTAL RELEASE MEASURES
|Personal precautions, protective equipment and emergency procedures
||Wear suitable protective equipment. Avoid dust formation. Wear appropriate protective equipment. If dry, sweep up or shovel up and place in appropriate waste disposal containers. If molten, collect on suitable absorbant and place in appropriate waste disposal containers. Cleanup may be accomplished by flushing with water and collecting cleaning wastes for disposal or by removal of contaminated soils for disposal.
||Do not allow to enter drains or waterways
|Methods and materials for containment and cleaning up
||Pick up mechanically. Rinse away rest with water.
HANDLING AND STORAGE
|Advice on safe handling
||Store in cool, dry area. Avoid excessive heat. Keep away from sources of heat, sparks or open flames.
||Store in original container. Keep container closed.
Physical and Chemical Properties