What is L-Menthyl lactate powder?

Cooling agent L-Menthyl lactate powder is an ester of menthol and lactic acid that appears as an off-white to white crystalline powder. It is soluble in water and has a faintly minty aroma. It can be used as a flavor and fragrance cooling agent.

L-Menthyl lactate powder benefits

L-Menthyl lactate powder is a mint derivative, as white needle-like crystals, almost no aroma, long-lasting cooling flavor with cooling effect, which is the best alternative to mint. It also features long-lasting, odorless, non-irritating, which is widely used in cosmetics, skincare products, cleaning supplies, tobacco, food, beverages, candy, peppermint water, medicine, and other products. It overcomes the limitation of cool products only with mint flavor, which can be formulated various flavors in cool products to suit different market concepts. With an amount of 0.005% to 0.05% in cigarette products, it leaves the mouth a cooling and fresh feeling.



L-(-)-Menthyl L-Lactate

(1R,2S,5R)-2-Isopropyl-5-Methylcyclohexyl (S)-2-Hydroxypropionate

Purity 99%
Appearance White Crystals Powder
Odor Weakly mint odor
CAS No. 61597-98-6
FEMA 3748
Molecular Formula C13H24O3
Molecular Weight 228.33
Melting Point ≥40℃
Optical Rotation (20℃) -105°~-75°
Acid Value ≤2mg/g


It is light sensitive, the solid material and any solutions obtained are protected from exposure to light.


  • 25Kg/Fiber Drum, double plastic bag inside, with carton outside.
  • Sample – aluminum foil bag vacuum packing.


  1. Daily flavor.
  2. Food flavor.
  3. Industrial flavor.
  4. Tobacco flavor.

Why Choose TIZAN L-Menthyl lactate powder?

TIZAN has been a major supplier of cooling compounds, including WS-3WS-5WS-12, WS-23, and Menthyl Lactate. These products allow our customers to use coolants in a broader array of market segments and applications. Our research demonstrates individual coolants are perceived in specific areas of the mouth with different cooling profiles. Each coolant provides unique characteristics in terms of cooling intensity and longevity, combined with the negligible odor and low volatility.

Where to buy cooling agent L-Menthyl lactate powder?

Just send an email to [email protected], or submit your requirement in bottom form. We are of service at any time!