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(-)-Menthol

Identification

Code # 5043 S

CAS [2216-51-5]

Family MONOTERPENE

Formula C10H20O

MW 156.27

Link PCIDB

Synonym (1R,3R,4S)-4-Menthan-3-ol

Smiles CC(C)[C@@H]1CC[C@@H](C)C[C@H]1O CC(C)[C@@H]1CC[C@@H](C)C[C@H]1O

Specification

Purity (GC) ≥99% (sum of enantiomers) (This product is delivered with GC chromatogram)
[α]D : -(50±5)° c=10 in ethanol
Melting point : 41-45°C

Bibliography

    • Monograph
    • 406
    • EP / Peppermint leaf
    • 2011
    • Monograph
    • 405
    • EP / Peppermint oil
    • 2012

Plants

Safety

Hazard statement :
H315Causes skin irritation - H318Causes serious eye damage - H335May cause respiratory irritation

Precautionary statement :
P260Do not breathe dust/fume/gas/mist/vapours/spray. - P280Wear protective gloves/protective clothing/eye protection/face protection. - P305+P351+P338IF IN EYES: Rinse cautiously with water for several minutes. Remove contact lenses, if present and easy to do. Continue rinsing. - P337+P313If eye irritation persists: Get medical advice/attention.

  • SGH05

    SGH05

  • SGH07

    SGH07

Storage & shipment conditions

Storage :
Store at : <+8°C
Store in dry and dark place.

Shipping conditions :
Ambient temperature

(-)-Menthol

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