MENTHONE NATURAL

CAS 89-80-5 ; 90063-97-1 EINECS 201-941-1 FEMA 2667, 4219
TECHNICAL DATA
SPECIFICATIONS
STORAGE
Original plant 
Mentha arvensis 
Part of the plant used 
Flowering tops 
Formula 
C10 H18 O 
Molecular weight 
154 
Cas 
89-80-5 ; 90063-97-1 
Einecs 
201-941-1 
Fema 
2667, 4219 
Tariff number 
2914290090 
Appearance at 20°c 
Clear mobile liquid 
Color 
Colorless to pale yellow 
Odor 
Herbal, minty, sweet, woody 
Optical rotation (°) 
-10 / 3 
Density at 20°c (g/ml)) 
0,890 - 0,901 
Refractive index nd20 
1,4490 - 1,4540 
Flashpoint (°c) 
85 
Solubility 
Insoluble in water 
Assay (% gc) 
L-menthone:70-90%; isomenthone:10-30%; sum >98% 
Keep in tightly closed container in a cool and dry place, protected from light. When stored for more than 24 months, quality should be checked before use.
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Appearance at 20°c 
Clear mobile liquid 
Color 
Colorless to pale yellow 
Odor 
Herbal, minty, sweet, woody 
Optical rotation (°) 
-10 / 3 
Density at 20°c (g/ml)) 
0,890 - 0,901 
Refractive index nd20 
1,4490 - 1,4540 
Flashpoint (°c) 
85 
Solubility 
Insoluble in water 
Assay (% gc) 
L-menthone:70-90%; isomenthone:10-30%; sum >98% 
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