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DL-Menthol

analytical standard

Synonym: 2-Isopropyl-5-methylcyclohexanol, Hexahydrothymol, Menthol

  • CAS Number 89-78-1

  • Empirical Formula (Hill Notation) C10H20O

  • Molecular Weight 156.27

  •  Beilstein/REAXYS Number 3194263

  •  EC Number 201-939-0

  •  MDL number MFCD00001484

  •  PubChem Substance ID 329747654

  •  NACRES NA.24

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Related Categories Alcohol, All Alphabetically Sorted, Analytical Standards, Analytical/Chromatography, Flavor and Fragrance Standards,
Quality Level   100
grade   analytical standard
vapor pressure   0.8 mmHg ( 20 °C)
assay   ≥98.0% (GC)
optical purity   enantiomeric ratio: ~50:50
shelf life   limited shelf life, expiry date on the label
bp   216 °C (lit.)
mp   34-36 °C (lit.)
density   0.89 g/mL at 25 °C (lit.)
Featured Industry   Cleaning Products
Cosmetics
Flavors and Fragrances
Food and Beverages
Personal Care
SMILES string   CC(C)C1CCC(C)CC1O
InChI   1S/C10H20O/c1-7(2)9-5-4-8(3)6-10(9)11/h7-11H,4-6H2,1-3H3
InChI key   NOOLISFMXDJSKH-UHFFFAOYSA-N
Gene Information   human ... TRPA1(8989), TRPM8(79054)
Safety & Documentation

Safety Information

Symbol 
Signal word 
Danger
Hazard statements 
Precautionary statements 
Target organs 
Respiratory system
RIDADR 
NONH for all modes of transport
WGK Germany 
WGK 1
RTECS 
OT0350000
Flash Point(F) 
200.1 °F - closed cup
Flash Point(C) 
93.4 °C - closed cup
Protocols & Articles

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