Methanol

Methanol, also known as methyl alcohol, amongst other names, is a chemical and the simplest alcohol.
 
What is methanol alcohol used for?
Methanol is a nondrinking type of alcohol (also known as wood alcohol and methyl alcohol) which is mostly used to create fuel, solvents and antifreeze. A colorless liquid, it is volatile, flammable, and unlike ethanol, poisonous for human consumption.