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DL-Menthol from a Menthol Plant/Pure Menthol Products CAS 89-78-1/15356-70-4

Assay: 99%
Appearance: Colorless acicular crystal
Capacity: 1000MT per year
Packaging: 25kg paper drum
Sample: available



Basic Information of DL-Menthol

CAS No. : 89-78-1/15356-70-4
Chemical Name: DL-Menthol
Synonyms:  Menthol; I-menthol; DL – mint; DL-Menthol; MENTHOL 99; MENTHOL(RG); MENTHOL 99%; dl-Peppermint; Camphor Mentha
CB Number: CB7498497
Molecular Formula: C10H20O
Formula Weight: 156.27

DL-Menthol Properties

Melting Point 34-36℃(lit.)
Alpha -2°(c=10, EtOH)
Boiling Point 216℃(lit.)
Density 0.89g/mL at 25℃(lit.)
Vapor Pressure 0.8mm Hg(20℃)
Refractive Index 1.4615
Flash Point 200 °F
Storage Temp. Store Below +30℃
Solubility 456mg/L
PKA 15.30±0.60(Predicted)
Form Crystalline Solid
Color Colorless to White
Water Solubility Insoluble
JECFA Number 427
Merck 14,5837
BRN 3194263
CAS No. 89-78-1/15356-70-4
Product Name DL-Menthol/Menthol
EPA Substance Registry System (1R,2S,5R)-Menthol (89-78-1)

Details of the Application

  • Menthol products can take an effect on the skin sensory nerve end which may produce a cool feeling on the skin and achieve the purpose of itching prevention.
  • It can also be used for the treatment of urticaria, prurigo, prickly heat, rash, neurodermatitis, and skin pruritus, etc.
  • This dl-menthol enormously works on the treatment of headaches, nasal congestion, and sore throat.
  • CAS 89-78-1 has a pleasant aroma as well as a curing effect on treating cold and wind-heat.
  • The finished pure menthol can be effective for pulling oneself together and clearing the throat.


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