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meth·a·nol (m th -nôl , -n l , -n l ). n.

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MSDS Methanol
Methanol Manual
FOR METHANOL. Version 3.0.
Methanol is miscible with water, ethanol, ether and many Methanol is used primarily for the manufacture of other chemicals and as a solvent.
Methanol Basics
Material Safety Data Sheet. Methanol.

Suggested News Resources

New Report Finds Methanol an Essential, Low Risk "Fracking" Fluid
By Methanol Institute WASHINGTON, Aug.
Ecuador buying back contaminated alcohol; 48 dead
The country's health minister, David Chiriboga, says the homemade alcohol is tainted with methanol, or wood alcohol, which is used for industrial purposes.
Direct Methanol Fuel Cell (DMFC) Market to Grow 45% Annually Through 2016
ProductID=6451559 The global direct methanol fuel cell (DMFC) market is expected to grow from 14200 unit shipments in 2011 to 92000 unit shipments by the year 2016 at an estimated CAGR of 45.3% for the same period.
Alternative Fuel Methods Aren't Just A Craze
One other alternative fuel type that is like to ethanol is methanol. Methanol is also called wood alcohol and is created from wood or coal. Wood alcohol can be produce inexpensively from natural gas or propane.
Analysts downgrade PChem earnings
“We understand the methane gas supplied as feedstock for the production of methanol and fertilisers fell by up to 10% in the second quarter, while the volume of methane used for fuel appeared to be unaffected.

Suggested Web Resources

Methanol - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Methanol, also known as methyl alcohol, wood alcohol, wood naphtha or wood spirits, is a chemical with the formula CH3OH (often abbreviated MeOH).
Methanol fuel - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Welcome - Methanol Institute
A non-profit educational and scientific organization dedicated to supporting the greater use of methanol as a clean energy resource.
Alternative Fuels and Advanced Vehicles Data Center: Methanol
Jul 8, 2011 Methanol. Also known as wood alcohol, methanol can be used as an alternative fuel.
Methanol Center by Sigma-Aldrich, for all your methanol needs.
Methanol Center by Sigma-Aldrich, for all your methanol needs.

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