Mineralised Methylated Spirits is an alcohol prepared for industrial use. Suitable for use as a solvent for patent knotting, some varnishes, some spirit based paints and French polish. Methylated Spirits can also be used as a cleaner/degreaser for paint work, glassware and for wiping resinous matter from knots prior to knotting. It is also commonly used as a fuel for heating/cooking. It is unfit for consumption.