Poppy oil

  • Oils, glyceridic, poppy, Papaver somniferum seed
  • Oils, Papaver somniferum seed
  • Poppy seed oils
  • Fats and Glyceridic oils, poppy, Papaver somniferum seed
Formula
Unspecified
Description
Pale yellow oil with a pleasant taste and odor. Extractives and their physically modified derivatives. Papaver somniferum, Papaveraceae.
Uses
Baked goods, in salid and cooking oils. Used in small quantities for oil paints.

Registry Numbers and Inventories.
CAS
8002-11-7
Beilstein/Gmelin
NA
Canada DSL/NDSL
DSL

Properties.
Melting point, °C
-28
Density
0.924-0.927 g/cm3 (20 C)
Solubility in water
Insoluble
Refractive index
1.4774 @ 20 C

Hazards and Protection.
Storage
Store in a cool dry location, away from incompatible materials, with adequate ventilation.
Handling
Avoid contact with eyes, skin, and clothing. Do not breath vapors. Wash thoroughly after handling. Contaminated clothing should be laundered before reuse. This material should only be handled in a hood.
Protection
Use ANSI approved chemical goggles and impervious gloves and protective clothing.
Respirators
Use NIOSH/MSHA approved respirator appropriate for exposure of concerned. Use NIOSH/MSHA approved safety equipment.
Stability
Stable at normal temperratures and pressures.

Fire.
Flash Point,°C
255
Fire fighting
Wear NIOSH/MSHA approved SCBA and full protective equipment. Extinguish fires using alcohol, foam, mist or dry chemical.
Fire potential
Slight fire potential when exposed to heat or flame.

Health.
Exposure effects

First aid
 

Transport.
USCG CHRIS Code
OPY
 
IMO Pollution Category
D