(-)-Menthol
(-)-Menthol analytical standard provided with w/w absolute assay, to be used for quantitative titration.
Synonym
  • (1R,3R,4S)-4-Menthan-3-ol
50.00 $
50.00 $

identification

5043 S
C₁₀H₂₀O
[2216-51-5]
156.27
(1R,3R,4S)-4-Menthan-3-ol
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

(-)-Menthol analytical standard provided with w/w absolute assay, to be used for quantitative titration.
Purity (GC) ≥99% (sum of enantiomers) (This product is available with GC chromatogram)
[α]D : -(50±5)° c=10 in ethanol
Melting point : 41-45°C

bibliography

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

plants

Mentha arvensis / canadensis
  • Menthe du Japon (fr)
  • Canadian mint (en)
  • Bohe (cn)
Mentha piperita
  • Menthe poivrée (fr)
  • Peppermint (en)

safety

H315 H318 H335
P337+P313 P305+P351+P338
  • Corrosion SGH05
  • Point d'exclamation SGH07

storage

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