wood spirit

PubChem Notes:

Methanol A colorless, flammable liquid used in the manufacture of FORMALDEHYDE and ACETIC ACID, in chemical synthesis, antifreeze, and as a solvent. Ingestion of methanol is toxic and may cause blindness.

Methanol - definition from Biology-Online.org

[A toxic, colourless, flammable alcohol which is used in some antifreeze and to manufacture formaldehyde. It can cause blindness and other nervous system damage if ingested

MediLexicon methyl alcohol - Medical Dictionary Definition for Term 'methyl alcohol'

[1. a flammable, toxic, mobile liquid, used as an industrial solvent, antifreeze, and in chemical manufacture; ingestion may result in severe acidosis, visual impairment, and other effects on the central nervous system.

Molecular Formula: CH4O

InChI: InChI=1/CH4O/c1-2/h2H,1H3


CAS number 67-56-1

    methyl alcohol
    Methyl alcohol
    wood alcohol
    wood naphtha
    wood spirit

    PubChem CID 887
    Beilstein =1098229
    CAS 67-56-1 (from NIST)
    ChEBI 17790
    chemPDB MOH
    Gmelin 449
    Kegg C00132
    PubChem ID 10324336
    PubChem ID 3432
    UM-BBD c0132