Natural Menthol Powder / Melted
Specifications :
CAS Number 89-78-1
Quality LM-96%, TMC-97%
Botanical Source Mentha arvinces
Synonym (1α,2β,5α)-5-methyl-2-(1-methylethyl)cyclohexanol
2-(1-methylethyl)-5-methyl-cyclohexanol
2-isopropyl-5-methyl-cyclohexano
Empirical Formula C10H20O
Molecular weight 156.27

 

PROTOCOL STANDARDS
Description Colourless milky paste like semi-solid liquid.
Odour Strong mint odour.
Taste Cool sensation on mouth.
Specific Gravity 0.885 TO 0.910
Refractive Index 1.445 TO 1.459
Optical Rotation -41.00 TO -51.00
ASSAY BY GLC
L-Menthol Content NLT 96.00%
Total-Menthol NLT 97.00%
Use In pharmaceutical industry.
Storage condition Store in well closed containers, in cool and dry storage area.