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Lavender Oil EHS

From Material Safety Data Sheet

Lavender Oil Chemical name: Lavender oil may contain Diethyl phthalate
Inhalation: May be irritating if inhaled at close proximity. If inhaled, remove to fresh air. If not breathing, give artificial respiration. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen. Get medical attention.
Ingestion: May be harmful if swallowed. Do NOT induce vomiting unless directed to do so by medical personnel. Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious person. Loosen tight clothing such as a collar, tie, belt or waistband. Get medical attention if symptoms appear.
Skin Contact: Wash with soap and water. Cover the irritated skin with an emollient. Get medical attention if irritation develops.
Eye Contact: Check for and remove any contact lenses. In case of contact, immediately flush eyes with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes. Get medical attention if irritation occurs.
Chronic Exposure: No data
Acute Effects: No data
Aggravation of Pre-existing Conditions Preexisting skin disorders or asthma may be aggravated by exposure.

What does this mean?

Do not drink lavender oil or inhale droplets of the oil. Contact with skin or eyes could lead to irritation. If irritation persists or worsens after treating the exposed area as indicated, contact your physician immediately.

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