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Mentha Piperita Oil

Mentha Piperita Oil
Mentha Piperita Oil
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Product Description

We are a renowned exporter of an excellent stock of Mentha Piperita Oil in global market place. This oil has distinct and strong minty flavor and aroma. Hence, it is widely used in a variety of oral care and skin & hair care products. The entire stock of Mentha Piperita Oil is stringently tested on various standard quality parameters before the final dispatch in market.

Key points:

  • Strong mint flavor
  • Sweet fragrance
  • Prolonged shelf life

Mentha Piperita Oil

CAS Number

8006-90-4

Botanical Source

Mentha Piperita Lim

Synonym

Oil of peppermint Mentha Piperita

Empirical Formula


Molecular weigh


PROTOCOL

STANDARDS

Description

Colourless Pale Yellow to Pale greenish Yellow.

Odour

Characteristic odour.

Solubility

Freely soluble in ethanol.

Optical Rotation

-10.00 To -30.00

Specific Gravity

0.900 To 0.916gm/ml

Refractive Index

1.457 To 1.467

ASSAY BY GLC

Limonene

1.00% TO 5.00%

Cineole

3.50% TO 14.00%

Menthone

14.00% TO 32.00%

Mentha Furan

1.00% TO 9.00%

Iso-Menthone

1.50% TO 10.00%

Menthyl Acetate

2.80% TO 10.00%

Iso-Pulegole

Max. 0.20%

Menthol

30.00% TO 55.00%

Carvone Max.

1.00%

Pulegone

4.00%

Ratio of cineole to limonene content is Min. 2.

Use

The Mentha Piperita Oil (Oil Peppermint Ex-Piperita) finds extensive usage in the Pharmaceutical and flavor industry.

Storage condition

Store in well closed containers, in cool and dry storage area.

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