Introduction: Menthol is an organic compound. It is a waxy, crystalline substance, clear or white in color, which is solid at room temperature and melts slightly above. The mentha oil derived from the menthe arvensis herb, corn mint, peppermint or another mint by steam distillation, which is the basic raw material required for menthol manufacturing. By freezing of Mentha oil L-Menthol (Crystals & Flacks) are isolated. In India there is two type of Menthol, crystal and flacks, some manufactures are processing to their shape and size (large crystal, medium crystals, small crystals, flacks and powder), What is Mint good for? .
There are different types of mint oils these varieties include the Japanese mint oil (derived from Mentha Arvensis), peppermint oil (Mentha Piperita), dementholised Japanese mint oil, spearmint oil (Mentha Spicata), water mint oil (Mentha Aquatic), horsemint oil (Mentha Sylvestries) and Bergamont oil (Mentha Citrate).
Uses: Menthol and its constituents are commercially used in food, pharmaceuticals, ayurvedic and Unani medicines and cosmetics industries. Menthol is used as raw material in Toothpaste, Toothpowder, balms, Cough drops, as perfumes, gums & Candies, Industry. industry constitutes about 40% of the total Mentha oil consumption followed by pharmacy and confectionary industry.peppermint oil directly on skin
Global Scenario of Menthol: India is the largest producer of mentha oil in the world having a share of 75%. Other major producing countries are China, Brazil, US and Japan.
Trade Of Menthol: Mentha oil is also traded at the Indian commodity exchanges like National Commodity & Derivatives Exchange ltd (NCDEX) and Multi Commodity Exchange of India ltd (MCX). how to trade in mentha oil? India Mentha oil today rate to in barabanki ,mint oil where to wholesale buy
|Mentha Arvensis||Mentha Piperita||Mentha Spicata|
|Menthol Crystal Ip/Bp/Usp/Ep/Jp||Natural Mentha Piperita Oil||Spearmint Oil|
|Dementholised Peppermint Oil (DMO)||Menthofuran||Spearmint Terpene|
|Mentha Oil I.P||Peppermint Oil (Ex-Mentha Piperita)||L-Limonene 90%|
|Menthol Melted 97%||Piperita Terpene|
|L-Menthol (Molten 99.5%)|
|Natural Crude Mentha Oil 75% Min|