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Menthyl formate

Menthyl formate

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Menthyl formate is an ester of formic acid and menthol. Menthyl formate is major contributor to the peppermint scent in soaps, floor cleaners, toiletries, incense, hair conditioner, air freshener, gels, deodorants, pot pourri, etc. It finds other uses as:

  • preservative
  • 'mineral ice' patches
  • insect repellant
  • chiral auxiliary in organic synthesis
  • Product Information

    • Product ID: MENFO
    • Purity: 98%+
    • CAS: 2230-90-2
    • Formula: C11H20O2
    • MW: 184.20g/mol
    • Density: 0.91-0.95g/ml
    • BP: 225-233C
    • Flash point: 84-90C
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