Cyclohexanol, 5-methyl-2-(1-methylethyl)-, (1R,2S,5R)-rel-
Molecular Formula & Molecular Weight
Molecular Formula: C10H20O
Molecular Weight: 156.27
Appearance: colorless needle crystal; or crystal powder.
Odor: peppermint odor.
Solubility: insoluble in water.
Risk: irritation, irritation to skin, eye.
Animal toxicity: cat intramuscular LDLo: 37mg/Kg;
cat oral LDLo: 1500mg/Kg;
mouse intraperitoneal LDLo: 1800mg/Kg;
rat intramuscular LD50: 10000mg/Kg;
rat oral LD50: 3180mg/Kg;
rat intraperitoneal LDLo: 1500mg/Kg.
Ecology: may be hazardous to environment. Water body should be given special attention.
Characteristics: excellent antibacterial, anti-inflammatory, masking, dispersing abilities. cooling effect.
Quality standards & test methods
physical and chemical indexes
Actives*, %, ≥
*: should be marked on molecular weight.
Use as perfume.
Use as intermediate in organic synthesis.
Masking agent, perfume, conditioning agent in personal care products.
Use as insecticide, preservative.
Use as food additive.
Use as pharmaceutical ingredient.
Use as cooling agent.