|Synonyms||(-)-Menthol, (1R,2S,5R)-(-)-Menthol, (1R,2S,5R)-2-Isopropyl-5-methylcyclohexanol, 5-Methyl-2-(1-methylethyl)cyclohexanol|
|Appearance||White to off-white crystals|
|odour||mint like, cool and fresh|
|Flavour||peppermint like, cool and fresh|
|Stability||2 years (minimum)|
|Packaging||180 Kg drum, smaller sizes upon request|
Synthetic L-Menthol is the principal component of peppermint oil. In addition to being used in perfumery products, it has widespread application in confectioneries, cosmetics, and toothpaste for its characteristic peppermint flavor and cooling effect.