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cyclohexanol, 5-methyl-2-(1-methylethyl)-, (1S,2R,5R)-

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CAS Number: 23283-97-8Picture of molecule3D/inchi
ECHA EINECS - REACH Pre-Reg:245-554-6
Nikkaji Web:J208.635B
Beilstein Number:1902291
XlogP3-AA:3.00 (est)
Molecular Weight:156.26860000
Formula:C10 H20 O
BioActivity Summary:listing
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Category:natural substances and extractives
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Physical Properties:
Assay: 95.00 to 100.00
Food Chemicals Codex Listed: No
Melting Point: 79.00 to 80.00 °C. @ 760.00 mm Hg
Boiling Point: 215.38 °C. @ 760.00 mm Hg (est)
Vapor Pressure:0.032000 mmHg @ 25.00 °C. (est)
Flash Point: 200.00 °F. TCC ( 93.30 °C. ) (est)
logP (o/w): 3.190
Soluble in:
 water, 434.5 mg/L @ 25 °C (est)
Insoluble in:
Organoleptic Properties:
Odor Type: musty
musty sweet herbal earthy camphoreous hay
Odor Description:at 10.00 % in dipropylene glycol. musty sweet herbal earthy camphor hay
Odor and/or flavor descriptions from others (if found).
Cosmetic Information:
None found
BOC Sciences
For experimental / research use only.
For experimental / research use only.
(+)-isoMenthol (GC) ≥90% (sum of enantiomers)
Glentham Life Sciences
For experimental / research use only.
analytical standard
Safety Information:
Hazards identification
Classification of the substance or mixture
GHS Classification in accordance with 29 CFR 1910 (OSHA HCS)
None found.
GHS Label elements, including precautionary statements
Hazard statement(s)
None found.
Precautionary statement(s)
None found.
Oral/Parenteral Toxicity:
Not determined
Dermal Toxicity:
Not determined
Inhalation Toxicity:
Not determined
Safety in Use Information:
natural substances and extractives
Recommendation for (1S,2R,5R)-(+)-isomenthol usage levels up to:
 not for fragrance use.
Recommendation for (1S,2R,5R)-(+)-isomenthol flavor usage levels up to:
 not for flavor use.
Safety References:
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EPA Substance Registry Services (TSCA):23283-97-8
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Laboratory Chemical Safety Summary :45056
National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases:Data
WGK Germany:3
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Canada Domestic Sub. List:23283-97-8
Pubchem (cid):45056
Pubchem (sid):135046653
Other Information:
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Export Tariff Code:2906.19.0000
VCF-Online:VCF Volatile Compounds in Food
•some synthetic menthols are not chemical individuals but...mixtures of various isomers...these are designated...l-menthol, dl-menthol, l-isomenthol, d-isomenthol, dl-isomenthol, l-neomenthol, d-neomenthol, l-neoisomenthol, d-neoisomenthol and dl-neoisomenthol. •when mixed with about equal wt of camphor, chloral hydrate, phenol, or thymol, menthol forms "eutectic" mixt liquifying @ room temp. •menthol, usp drug marketed under generic name. •grades: technical; usp; fcc •synthetic menthol is available as the optically active levo-menthol with a purity of 99.9%. synthetic menthol is also commercially available as the racemic mixture •present in cigarettes and pipe tobacco (0.1-0.45%) shaving creams, pre- and aftershave lotions (0.2-0.3%); toothpastes (0.5%); mouthwashes (1-2%); chewing gums (0.5%); cough drops (0.1%); refreshing towels (1%); rubbing alcohol (1-1.2%); and shampoos (2-0.5%) •mentholatum deep heating rub contains 5.9% menthol; mentholatum ointment, 1.35%; mentholatum deep heating lotion, 6%
Potential Blenders and core components note
None Found
Potential Uses:
None Found
Occurrence (nature, food, other):note
 found in nature
 cyclohexanol, 5-methyl-2-(1-methylethyl)-, (1S,2R,5R)-
 menthol, trans-1,3,cis-1,4-, (+)-
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