The simplest type of alcohol is with a special odor and high volatility. Methanol has harmful effects on the eyes and is absorbed through the skin. Extremely combustible but not flammable. Between methanol and metals such as potassium, magnesium, oxidants such as barium perchlorate, bromine chlorine, hydrogen peroxide and sodium, in the presence of heat, creates explosive properties.
To counter ethanol, it is used as a fuel in engines with an internal combustion system. In the production of various industrial adhesives, solvents and antifreeze, plastics, plywood, paint and explosives, various types of laminates and varnishes, all kinds of utensils and kitchen equipment, photo cameras, the production of various resins.