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Pure Menthol CAS 89-78-1

Molecular Formula: C10H20O

Formula Weight: 156.27

ZSpharmac: Pure Menthol Cosmetic Raw Material Suppliers

Product Name: Pure Menthol
CAS No: 89-78-1
Purity: 99%

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Basic Info

Product Name:Pure Menthol
Other Names:DL-Menthol
Place of Origin:Shandong, China
Brand Name:ZSpharmac
Type:Cosmetic Raw Materials
Appearance:Colorless to White Crystalline Solid
EINECS No.:201-939-0
Storage:Store Below +30°C.
Provide:Pure Menthol MSDS;
Pure Menthol COA

What is Pure Menthol?

Menthol is a chemical representative. Menthol is removed from the leaves and stems of pepper mint. It is a white crystal with a molecular formula of C10H20O. It is the primary component of pepper mint and pepper mint necessary oils. On the planet, China and Brazil are the main natural mint producers, with the annual outcome of pepper mint oil getting to 2000-3000t. Both menthol and racemic menthol can be used as flavor agents for toothpaste, perfume, beverages and sweets. Used medicinally as an energizer, acting upon the skin.

Pure Menthol Property

Melting point 

34-36 °C(lit.)


-2 º (c=10, EtOH)

Boiling point 

216 °C(lit.)


0.89 g/mL at 25 °C(lit.)

vapor pressure 

0.8 mm Hg ( 20 °C)

refractive index 



200 °F

storage temp. 

Store below +30°C.






Crystalline Solid


Colorless to white


at 10.00 % in dipropylene glycol. peppermint cool woody

Odor Type


Water Solubility 



Pure Menthol Uses

1. Enhance food taste
Pure Menthol is drawn out from mint and has a strong fragrance. Mint is usually made right into food flavor to boost the scent of food. There are lots of foods made from menthol on the market, such as eating gum or cakes, which can please people’s taste buds and promote desires.

2. Decrease swelling and soothe pain
Pure Menthol can precisely enhance the chilly receptor nerves of the skin and mucous membrane layers, activating people to briefly really feel outstanding, promoting the firm of skin, mucous membrane layers and blood vessels, hence quickening blood flow and alleviating skin swelling, discomfort and irritation

3. Anti-inflammation and remove irritation.
Pure Menthol has teanaphtic acid, coupled with its strong fragrance, the emotional and cooling domestic or business residential properties of menthol can advertise the skin and mucous membrane layers when made use of externally, and can clearly actually feel trendy. It can additionally reduce swelling and reduce itchiness.

4. Settle wind and remove warm
Pure Menthol can eliminate heat, settle wind and detoxify. Dental administration can aid in the therapy of wind-heat colds and calm hurting throat, stress, wooziness, red eyes and ringing in the ears triggered by colds.

What is the Difference Between Peppermint and Menthol?

1. Numerous homes
Mint is a common Chinese clinical product that is important throughout the body. It has extremely high application well worth and has virtually no dangerous or adverse effects on the body. However, menthol is a chemical representative that is eliminated from the leaves and stems of mint and appears like white crystals.

2. The functions are different
Mint can assist in the treatment of colds, heat, aching throat, and frustrations. It can also ease indicators such as skin irritation, measles, and muscle mass pain. It can additionally function as a diuretic and stimulate the spleen, market food digestion, and have disinfecting impacts. Pure Menthol acts directly on the skin and skin and mucous membrane layer layers. Outside use can relieve pain, ease itching and minimize swelling, advertise blood circulation throughout the body, and ease swelling; oral usage can improve the spleen, nurture the stomach, and eliminate wind.

Pure Menthol Detection Method

(1) Chemical characterization ① Take 1g of this product and add 20mL of sulfuric acid to liquify it, which will show up orange-red. After 1 day, a colorless oil layer without Pure Menthol aroma will speed up (distinction from thymol). ② Take 50 mg of this item, add 1 mL of antarctic acetic acid to liquify, and include a cold mixture of 6 declines of sulfuric acid and 1 drop of nitric acid. It will just show up light yellow (difference from thymol).
( 2) Thin layer chromatography: Liquify a suitable amount of menthol in absolute ethanol to make a remedy including 6 mg of Pure Menthol per 1 mL for spotting. Thin layer board: Handmade silicone G board, dried out, turned on at 105 ℃ for 1 hour and ready for use. Developing representative A: n-hexane-ethyl acetate-benzene (43:4.5:4); creating representative B: oil ether-ethyl acetate-chloroform (25:2.5:5.5). Shade programmer: 5% vanillin ethanol solution-concentrated sulfuric acid (100:6). Shade advancement: Home heating at 105 ° C for 6 to 10 minutes will certainly display round blue areas.
( 3) Physical consistent dimension: melting point: 42 ° C ~ 44 ° C. Particular rotation: Consider this product precisely, add ethanol to make an option having 0.1 g per 1mL, and step according to the law. The certain turning is -49 ° ~ -50 °. (4) Non-volatile issue: Take 2g of this item, area it in a vaporizing recipe with a particular weight, warm it on a water bathroom to vaporize slowly, and afterwards completely dry it at 105 ° C to a continuous weight. The deposit left ought to not go beyond 1 mg.

About Products:
If you need the cosmetic raw material Pure Menthol, please contact our service staff directly, we will provide you with high-quality products at the best price.
Our company, as an experienced Pure Menthol manufacturer and supplier, ZSpharmac will provide Pure Menthol raw materials to customers around the world for a long time.
Over the years, the company has adhered to the spirit of “integrity management, strict quality control, and customer first” and has won unanimous praise from customers at home and abroad.

Company Profile and Corporate Culture

Company Profile:

ZhiShang Chemical is owned by ZhiShang Group is a professional new-type chemicals enterprise combined into research and development, production and sales .

The company’s competitive product is pharmaceutical raw materials and intermediates (especially carbohydrate derivatives Series), In recent years, the company has made a major breakthrough in food and feed additives, plant extraction, industrial chemicals industry .

The company insists on the spirit of “sincere management, strict quality control, customer as god” , get consistent high praise from customers at home and abroad.

Corporate Culture:

Help China Chemicals to benefit the happiness of human life
Become the most trusted chemical supplier in the world
Striver – oriented, enrich employees, customer first, deep service, seek development
Be prepared for danger in times of peace, forge ahead actively, unity and cooperation, and be brave to fight

About Us

The production base is located in Zhangqiu chemical industry park and Tai’an high-tech chemical industry park. laboratory and workshop in strict accordance with the GMP standard and the product fit national ISO9001 and ISO2000 standards.

“Zhishang” products are exported to Europe, North and South America, the Middle East, Asia Pacific and Africa area, so as to establish a long-term and stable cooperation relationship with customer in the world.

Company Info
  • Business Type: Manufacturer
  • Product Range: Cosmetic raw materials
  • Products/Service:Cosmetic raw materials (flavors and fragrances,antioxidant products, moisturizing and hydrating, whitening agents, cosmetic additives)
  • Total Employees: 51~100
  • Capital (Million US $): 10000000RMB
  • Year Established: 2016
Production Capacity
  • No. of Production Lines : 8
  • No. of QC Staff : 5 -10 People
  • OEM Services Provided : yes
  • Factory Size (Sq.meters) : 3,000-5,000 square meters
  • Certificate: ISO9001 , CE , GMP , API , MSDS
  • Factory Location : Diao Town Industry Park, Zhangqiu City, Jinan City, Shandong Province, China.


Pre-Sales Service

* Prompt reply and 24 hours online, professional team to provide best price and high quality product.

* Sample testing support.

* Every batch of products will be tested to ensureits quality.

*The packing also can be according the customers` requirment.

*Any inquiries will be replied within 24 hours.

*we provide Commerical Invoice, Packing List, Bill of loading, COA , Health certificate and Origin certificate. If your markets have any special requirements, let us know.


After-Sales Service

*The fact of logistics information monitoring.

* Any questions about the product can be consulted at any time.

*Product has any problem can return.


Do you accept sample order?

We will make samples before mass production, and after sample approved, we’ll begin mass production. Doing 100% inspection during production, then do random inspection before packing.



You can get free samples for some products,you only need to pay the shipping cost or arrange a courier to us and take the samples. You can send us your product specifications and requests,we will manufacture the products according to your requests.

What’s your MOQ?

Our MOQ is 1kg. But usually we accept less quantity such as 100g on the condition that sample charge is 100% paid.

Do you supply product report?

Yes. We’ll give you product analysis report before shipping.

  Is there a discount?

Different quantity has different discount.


1. ≤50kg, Express delivery recommended, usually called as DDU service;

2. ≤500kg, Air shipping recommended, usually called as FOB, CFR, or CIF service;

3. >500kg, sea shipping recommended, usually called as FOB, CFR, or CIF service;

4. For high value products, please select air shipping and express delivery for safe.

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