|Appearance( 25ºC)||white flakes|
|PH Value (1% aqueous solution)||7±1.5|
|Free Amine Content(%)||≤0.50|
Menthol is an organic compound made synthetically or obtained from corn mint, peppermint, or other mint oils.It is a waxy, crystalline substance, clear or white in color, which is solid at room temperature and melts slightly above.
42°C - 44°C
1g soluble in 5ml 90% ethanol
Applied in food field, often used as additives, with distinct fragrance smell, menthol can promote digestion and increase appetite;
Applied in daily necessities field, menthol can be added into a large amount of oral cleaning products, such as dentifrices,mouthwash and tooth powder;
Applied in medicine field, because menthol has the function of inhibition and paralysis to sensory nerve endings, it can be used as counter irritant.