L-menthol is a white crystalline solid with a minty smell and taste.

Alias: (-)-menthol, 5-methyl-2-isopropylcyclohexanol, (1R,2S,5R)-2-isopropyl-5-methylcyclohexanol.

Molecular Formula: C10H20O

CAS NO.: 2216-51-5

Molecular weight: 156.27

L menthol Purity: ≥99%

Vapor pressure: 0.8 mmHg (20 °C)

Application: Flavor and Fragrance

Production capacity: 3000 tons per year

Packaging: bottles and barrels of different specifications, such as 100g, 1kg, etc.

Products Description

What is L-menthol?

L-Menthol also named Levomenthol, is a levo isomer of menthol, an organic compound made synthetically or obtained from peppermint or mint oils with flavoring and local anesthetic properties. When added to pharmaceuticals and foods, menthol functions as a fortifier for peppermint flavors. It also has a counterirritant effect on skin and mucous membranes, thereby producing a local analgesic or anesthetic effect. For more solutions click here.

L-menthol Structure

L-menthol Structure

L-menthol Structure

Usage of high quality L-Menthol

L-Menthol has a wide range of applications in medicine and health, flavors and fragrances, food industry.

1. It can be used as analgesics, local anesthetics, cooling agents, antipruritic agents, mouthwashes, fungicides, etc;

2. L-Menthol can be used as a tobacco flavor, toothpaste flavors ;

3. L-menthol can also be used as a flavoring agent for a variety of foods, such as candy, chewing gum, cakes, fruit wine, refreshing drinks, etc;

4. China pure l-menthol can be used as an additive in cosmetics, such as perfumes, shampoos, soaps, etc., and as a fragrance in household cleaners and detergents.


Where to buy high quality of L-Menthol

With a production capacity of 3000Mt per year,ZANCHENG LIFE SCIENCES could supply the largest quantity of L-Menthol (CAS:2216-51-5) from China. Besides, through the whole industry chain that from Ortho & Para Chloro Toluene to Meta Cresol to Thymol, then to L-menthol, we got the obvious advantage both in technology and stability of steady supplying.

We are a China High Quality L-Menthol Supplier&Manufacturer. Are you looking for similar products? Learn more about the L-menthol structure, please contact us for more flavor and fragrance additives. Welcome to wholesale l-menthol from us!

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