anthranilate is the only liquid UVA sunscreen agent that has been approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) so far, which has facilitated its processing into all kinds of cosmetic formulations.
The chief components of oil are menthone (11-46%), menthol (2-40%), isomenthone (1-16%), menthyl
acetate (0.3-9%), pulegone (0.1-13%), piperidone (1-6%), limonene (1-6%), 1,8-cineole (0.4-6%), etc.
Quantitatively, menthone, isomenthone, menthyl
acetate and limonene were the most important of all the components identified.
Kuhn, "A chiral menthyl
cyclopentadienyl molybdenum tricarbonyl chloro complex: synthesis, heterogenization on MCM-41/MCM-48 and application in olefin epoxidation catalysis," Journal of Organometallic Chemistry, vol.691, pp.3137-3145, 2006.
It contains menthol, menthyl
acetate, menthone, isovalerate, cineol, pinene and limonene.
salicylate,which is used in suntan lotions, is formed with menthol.
Menthol oil also contains menthone and menthyl
anthranilate is not a broad-spectrum UVA filter.
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 (2.5-3.5%), menthofurane (1(2)-7(9)%), limonene (1-5%), etc.
CAPSULES: Herbal tablets containing eucalyptus oil and a sedative, menthyl
Environmentalists are calling for the ban of menthyl
bromide which has traditionally been used by tobacco farmers to kill weeds and prevent diseases that affect the crop.