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Most consumers want to "get fresh" with their choice of oral care products but price is a big factor in just how far they'll go. Enter Givaudan, with a new invention that maximizes mint perception while keeping costs down.
Archer Daniels Midland Company celebrates the opening of its new flavor creation, application and customer innovation service facility. Customers will now be able to visit the site to successfully create flavors and ingredients to add to their products.
L-menthol can be described as unique for its cooling sensation on the skin and mucous membranes. Although other materials are known to display this cooling effect, almost all of them are derivatives of l-menthol.
“I’m absolutely sure, Bob. All our suppliers tell me there’s something seriously wrong with this year’s crop,” “It’s still all right, Jim,” I said. “We just won’t go national until we have an assured source of supply. For the test market, we’ll continue to use last year’s oil.” “We can’t.” “What do you mean we can’t? There’s always a year’s supply of oil around somewhere.” “Not this year"...
Now Nantong supplies about 30% of China’s peppermint oil and about 1/10 of the worlds total. Some 10,000 hectares of land in the area are devoted to growing peppermint.
In this paper, we list the main constituents and their concentrations, we give a detailed analysis of one of the Indian oils, and we discuss the isolation of L-menthol from the oils by slow crystallization.
Reflections of a Retired Flavorist Before He Forgets.
An aroma chemical profile, menthone.
This article looks at the current supply situation and draws some conclusions about the future availability of these products from China.
Chemical composition of Mentha piperita