methylated spirit


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de·na·tured al·co·hol

ethyl alcohol rendered unfit for consumption as a beverage by the addition of one or several chemicals for commercial purposes (for example, methanol, aldehol, sucrose octa-acetate).

methylated spirit

a mixture of methyl alcohol (4%) and ethyl alcohol. Used as fuel, and as a skin disinfectant; poisonous if taken orally.
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The chemicals included methylated spirit and diesel, and they can cause problems in water courses and in the surface water drainage system.
So we're on edge, making sure the own label food is well hidden and that the methylated spirit is replaced by light, amusing Riojas.
Contract notice: Deliveries of various medicinal products means: reduce blood clotting, diuretics, anti, respiratory system, antifungal, analgesic, antibacterial, gynecological, heparin, vitamins, medicinal products: the blood and blood-forming organs, the cardiovascular system, for the treatment of nervous system for treating disorders of functional gastrointestinal methylated spirit and pharmaceutical raw materials divided into 50 parts.
The product has been found in one-litre bottles which do not have any Lot Codes and are thought to contain diluted methylated spirit.
Do not use petrol, paraffin, methylated spirit or lighter fuel to light your barbecue.
EQUAL parts of methylated spirit and warm water applied on a pad of cotton wool will help to remove discoloration on ivory piano keys.
This has happened before in Scotland and although I bathemy feet twice a day in methylated spirit to try to harden them I don't seem to be able to toughen them.
He said an open bottle of methylated spirit had been left beside a cooker and fumes from the bottle had ignited, causing Mrs Henderson's shirt to catch fire.
Tenders are invited for Non - Toxic Inter Caster Oil Based Thixotropic Bird - Detergent Gel That Prevents Birds From Roosting Confirming To Technical Specification As Under : A Storage Hazard: 1 Temperature -30 Degree C To 120 Degree C Stable, 2 Water: Immiscible Insoluble, 3 Sunlight : Stable, 4 Air: Stable 5 Spillage: Manually Collect And Finally Clean With Methylated Spirit.
A wipe-over with methylated spirit will get rid of any dusty, greasy residue.
When spraying make sure you prepare the piece of furniture first, sanding to ensure it's smooth and wiping with methylated spirit to get rid of any dust or particles.
In the past we have had bottles filled with bodily fluids or methylated spirit.