menthone


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menthone

[′men‚thōn]
(organic chemistry)
C10H18O Oily, colorless ketonic liquid with slight peppermint odor; slightly soluble in water, soluble in organic solvents.
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13 at 150 ppm towards 2-octanone while at other concentrations three stages nymph, female and male bedbugs for two components 2-pyrrolidinone and menthone (Table 4).
However, treated plants with salicylic acid alone contained the highest percentages of [beta]-cymene, geranyl acetate, geraniol, [beta]- menthone, cyclodecanol, myrtenyl acetate, 2-decan1-ol, hexahydrofarnesyl acetone, 2E-dodecenal, and Pcitronellol.
clinopodioides are: Pulegone, Iso menthone, menthol, menthone 1,8-cineole, thymol, pcymene, carvacrol, terpinen-4-01 and Linalool (Kivanc and Akguel, 1986; Baser et al.
The compounds studied included limonene, cymene, menthone, 4-ethyl-benzaldehyde, L-carvone and benzaldehyde.
Menthol oil also contains menthone and menthyl esters.
Peppermint contains many oils, but two of them - menthol and menthone - relax the smooth muscles that line the intestinal tract, helping to relieve cramping.
The chief components of oil include menthol (30(35)-55%), menthone (14-20(32)%), 1,8-cineole (6-8(14)%), isomenthone (2-3(10)%), menthyl acetate (3-5%), neomenthol (2.
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Its active ingredient, menthone, could provide the basis for a new, environmentally friendly fumigant.
TNO BIBRA Toxicity Profiles on the following chemicals have now been completed: Updated Profiles (Dicyandiamide, 5-Hydroxymethylfurfural, Menthone and Isomenthone), and New Profiles (Ethyl tertiary-butyl ether).