Rathnagiri Chemicals

Section 1 – Chemical product and company identification :

Product Name :  Diesel Oil Additive

Company Identification :          Ratnagiri Chemicals Pvt. Ltd.

                                 611/612 Raheja Arcade, Sector 11,

                                 CBD Belapur, Navi Mumbai – 400614.


Section 2 – Composition, Information on ingredients :

Chemical name : Diesel lubricity Improver  [A blend of organic easters and acids]


Section 3 – Hazards identification :

Emergency overview :

Harmful if swallowed.

Potential Health Effects :

Eye                 :           May cause eye irritation.

Skin                :         May cause skin irritation.

Ingestion       :         May cause irritation of the digestive tract. May be harmful if swallowed.

Inhalation     :         May cause respiratory tract irritation.

Chronic          :         No information found.


Section 4 - First Aid Measures :

Eyes :  Flush eyes with plenty of water for at least 15 minutes, occasionally lifting the upper and lower eyelids. Get medical aid.

Skin :  Get medical aid. Flush skin with plenty of soap and water for at least 15 minutes while removing contaminated clothing and shoes. Wash clothing before reuse.

Ingestion :  Never give anything by mouth to an unconscious person. Get medical aid. Do NOT induce vomiting. If conscious and alert, rinse mouth and drink 2-4 cupfuls of milk or water.

Inhalation :  Remove from exposure to fresh air immediately. If breathing is difficult, give oxygen. Get medical aid. Do NOT use mouth-to-mouth resuscitation. If breathing has ceased apply artificial respiration using oxygen and a suitable mechanical device such as a bag and a mask.


Section 5 - Fire Fighting Measures :

General Information :

As in any fire, wear a self-contained breathing apparatus in pressure-demand, MSHA/NIOSH (approved or equivalent), and full protective gear. During a fire, irritating and highly toxic gases may be generated by thermal decomposition or combustion. Use water spray to keep fire-exposed containers cool. Runoff from fire control or dilution water may cause pollution.

Extinguishing Media :

Use water spray to cool fire-exposed containers. Use agent most appropriate to extinguish fire. Use water spray, dry chemical, carbon dioxide, or appropriate foam.


Section 6 - Accidental Release Measures :

Spills / Leaks :

Vacuum or sweep up material and place into a suitable disposal container. Clean up spills immediately, observing precautions in the Protective Equipment section. Avoid generating dusty conditions. Provide ventilation.


Section 7 - Storage and Handling :

Handling :

Wash thoroughly after handling. Remove contaminated clothing and wash before reuse. Use with adequate ventilation. Minimize dust generation and accumulation. Avoid contact with eyes, skin, and clothing. Keep container tightly closed. Avoid ingestion and inhalation.

Storage :

Store in a tightly closed container. Store in a cool, dry, well - ventilated area away from incompatible substances.


Section 8 - Exposure controls, Personal protection :

Engineering Controls :

Facilities storing or utilizing this material should be equipped with an eyewash facility and a safety shower. Use adequate ventilation to keep airborne concentrations low.

Personal Protective Equipment :

Eyes :

Wear appropriate protective eyeglasses or chemical safety goggles as described by OSHA's eye and face protection regulations in 29 CFR 1910.133 or European Standard EN166.

Skin :

Wear appropriate protective gloves to prevent skin exposure.

Clothing :

Wear appropriate protective clothing to prevent skin exposure.

Respirators :

Follow the OSHA respirator regulations found in 29 CFR 1910.134 or European Standard EN 149. always use a NIOSH or European Standard EN 149 approved respirator when necessary.


Section 9 – Physical and Chemical properties :

Appearance                                      :         Clear dark amber liquid

Density at 20 °C                               :         0.87 – 0.93 

Flash Point                                        :         120 °C min

Kinetic viscosity at 20 °C                :         12-21 


Section 10 - Stability and Reactivity :

Chemical Stability :

Stable under normal temperatures and pressures.

Conditions to Avoid :

Incompatible materials, dust generation, excess heat, strong oxidants.

Incompatibilities with Other Materials :

Oxidizing agents, strong bases.

Hazardous Decomposition Products :         

Carbon monoxide, irritating and toxic fumes and gases, carbon dioxide.

Hazardous Polymerization :

Has not been reported.


Section 11 - Toxicological information :

LD50               :  Oral, rat LD50=25 g/kg, skin rabbit : 500 mg open mild.

Epidemiology :  No information available.

Teratogenicity :  No information available.

Mutagenicity :  No information available.

Reproductive Effects :  No information available.

Neurotoxicity :  No information available.


Section 12 – Ecological information :

No information available


Section 13 – Disposal considerations :

Dispose off in a manner consistent with federal, state and local regulations.


Section 14 – Transport information :

US DOT :  No information available.

Canadian TDG :  No information available.


Section 15 – Regulatory information :

US Federal :


This material does not contain any Class 2 Ozone depletors.

Clean Water Act :

None of the chemicals in this product are listed as Hazardous Substances under the CWA.

None of the chemicals in this product are listed as Priority Pollutants under the CWA.

None of the chemicals in this product are listed as Toxic Pollutants under the CWA.


None of the chemicals in this product are considered highly hazardous substances by OSHA.

European / International regulations :

European labeling in accordance with EC Directives

Hazards Symbols : XN

Risk Phrases :

R 22 : Harmful if swallowed.

Safety Phrases :

S 26 : In case of contact with eyes, rinse immediately with plenty of water and seek medical advice.

S 28A : After contact with skin, wash immediately with plenty of water.



For additional information concerning this product, contact the following:





Head Office : 11/612 Raheja Arcade, Sector 11,
CBD Belapur, Navi Mumbai – 400614.
Maharashtra, INDIA
Tel Nos +91-22-2757 0191
+91-22-2757 0236
Fax Nos +91-22-2757 0060
Factory : C-39, MIDC Lote-Parshuram Indl Area
Lote - 415722
Maharashtra, INDIA
Tel Nos +91-2356-272650
Fax Nos +91-2256-272117

The data and recommendations presented in this data sheet concerning the use of our product and the materials contain there in are believed to be accurate and are based on information which is considered reliable as of the date hereof. However, the customer should determine the suitability of such material for his purpose before adopting them on a commercial scale. Since the use our products by others is beyond our control, no guarantee, express or implied, is made and no responsibility assumed for the use of this material or the results to be obtained there from. Information on this form is furnished for the purpose of compliance with Government Health and Safety Regulations and shall not be used for any other purposes. Moreover, the recommendations contained in this data sheet are not to be constructed as a license to operate under, or a recommendation to infringe, any existing patents, nor should they be confused with state, municipal or insurance requirements, or with national safety codes.

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