Menthol Crystal

CAS No: 2216-51-5, 89-78-1
Einecs No: 218-690-9
HS Code: 29061100
Molecular Formula: C10H20O
Molecular Weight: 156.27 g/mol
MOQ: 200KG

Natural Menthol crystals come from the plant mint, also known as mint, corn mint, wild mint, and Japanese mint.Menthol crystals are the solid components of peppermint oil and have a waxy consistency.Peppermint essential oil is distilled from mint leaves.The peppermint essential oil is then frozen at minus 22 degrees Celsius.The process of freezing the essential oil causes it to crystallize, forming crystals of menthol.

Because they are obtained directly from peppermint essential oil, menthol crystals have the same benefits.However, menthol crystals are very concentrated, so only a small number of crystals are needed to be applied and used effectively.

Menthol crystals are highly concentrated crystals that are extracted from peppermint essential oil and are of great benefit to a variety of industries.The benefits of menthol crystals and the variety of uses make it the perfect product, especially during the holiday season.

Menthol Specification


The product packing: 25kg fiber drums.

Index of technology

Appearance Slightly Yellow Clear Liquid
Odor Characteristic Odor Of Menthol Arvensis Peppermint Oil
Optical rotation(20℃) -28°–16°
Specific Gravity(20/20℃) 0.888-0.908
Refractive Index (20℃) 1.456-1.466
Solubility(20℃) 1 Volume Soluble In 3.5 Volumes Of 70% (V/V) Alcohol, Forming A Clear Solution
Total Menthol >= % 50
L-Menthol (By GC) % 28-40
Acid Value =< % 1.5

Menthol Application And Benefits

For the Pharmaceutical Industry

Menthol crystals are incredibly powerful in the treatment of health problems

Some of the most popular medicinal uses include menthol crystals for digestive and stomach disorders;Relief of nausea;Reducing pain;And fever and headache.

For the Cosmetic Industry

Menthol crystals are commonly added to carrier oils and are used as a primary ingredient in skin and beauty products

The crystals have a refreshing mint flavor and are often added to perfumes, creams and colognes

Menthol crystals help reduce skin irritation, relieve itching and dry skin, leaving skin refreshed and rejuvenated

The addition of menthol crystals to hair care products helps to nourish and strengthen hair and promote healthy hair growth

For the Aroma-therapeutic Industry

Menthol Crystals are often used in aromatherapy to create a calm state of mind, effectively reducing anxiety and stress

It promotes a feeling of relaxation while energizing and energizing both the body and mind

Menthol Cigarettes: Tobacco Industry Interests and Interference

Cigarettes are produced and sold with a variety of flavoring agents, including sweet flavors, such as strawberries, honey or apples.Menthol is an alcohol that can be extracted or made from the menthol plant and is the most widely used cigarette flavor.

Menthol Cigarette Ban

Menthol cigarettes are a staple in tobacco companies’ portfolios, accounting for 10% of the global cigarette market, according to estimates by the World Health Organization (WHO).The use of flavorings as additives is believed to promote and maintain tobacco use, so the World Health Organization recommends banning menthol and other flavorings in cigarettes