Chemical description for Menthol
Chemical names: Menthol, 2-Isopropyl-5-methylcyclohexanol, 3-p-Menthanol, Hexahydrothymol, Menthomenthol
Melting Point: 36-38° C
Boiling Point: 212° C
Flash Point: 93° C
Usage: Menthol is included in many products for a variety of reasons. Is used as additive in perfumery, tobacco industry, aftershave products, as an antipruritic to reduce itching. In organic chemistry, menthol is used as a chiral auxiliary in asymmetric synthesis.