Peppermint Oil

Brief Description
CAS No.: 84082-70-2 Other Names: Mentha Piperita Oil MF: N.A.
EINECS No.: 282-015-4 Place of Origin: Uttar Pradesh India Type: Anesthetic Agents, Anti-Allergic Agents, ...
Grade Standard: Cosmetic Grade, Feed Grade, Foo... Usage: Animal Pharmaceuticals Brand Name: AOS
Model Number: AOS/01/001 Purity: Pure & Natural Peppermint Oil Exporter: Manufacturer of Pepper...
Supplier of Peppermint Oil: Peppermint Oil Pipe...  
Delivery Terms & Packaging
Packaging Detail:In new 5 Kg Aluminum Bottle In new 25 Kg HDPE /GI Drum In new 180 Kg / 200 Kg GI Drum
Delivery Detail:As per buyer's schedule
Specifications
Peppermint Oil

Peppermint Oil Piperita, Mint Oil Arvensis, Peppermint Oil BP/EP/USP/IP/JP, Mentha Piperita Oil, Piperita Mentha India

Peppermint Oil BP is derived from the leaves of Mentha Piperita plant grown in the western part of Uttar Pradesh in India. Peppermint Oil BP (Indian Piperita) is an essential oil which is being used in various applications like perfumes, cosmetics, analgesic balms, ointments, lotions, creams, tooth paste shampoos and conditioners.

Constituents of Peppermint Oil BP (Indian Piperita type) are Alpha Pinene, Beta Pinene, Limonene, Cineole, L-Menthone, Menthafurone, Isomenthone, Menthyl Acetate, Isopulegone, Neo Menthol, L-menthol, Pipretone etc. Peppermint Oil BP (Indian Piperita) has a long tradition of medicinal use, with archaeological evidence placing its use at least as far back as ten thousand years ago.

Particulars

Standard

Appearance

Pale yellow coloured clear liquid, minty taste, characteristic odour

Solubility

Soluble in Ethanol

Identification

(A) By TLC

As per BP

Identification

(B) By GLC

As per BP

Relative Density

0.900 to 0.916

Refractive Index

1.457 to 1.467

Optical Rotation

-10° to -30°

Acid Value

Max 1.4

Fatty Acid & Resinified

As per BP

Assay By GC

Limonene Content                  1 to 5%

Cineole Content                     3.5 to 14%

L-Menthone Content            14 to 32%

Mentha Furan Content          1 to 9%

Iso-Menthone Content          1.5 to 10%

Menthyl Acetate Content        2.8 to 10%

Iso-Pulegol Content                 0.20% Max

Neo menthol Content              1% to 7%

Menthol Content                     30 to 55%

Pulegone Content                    4.0% Max

Carvone Content                     1.0% Max

Ratio of Cineole to Limonene

2.00 Min