The difference between methane and methanol is an -OH group replacement of a H group. What difference does the -OH group make in this case? Whats the potential for exposure, the most likely exposure routes, and the toxicity effects with it?© BrainMass Inc. brainmass.com June 20, 2018, 6:54 pm ad1c9bdddf
methane is an alkane with a formula CH4 where as methanol belongs to alcohols with a formula CH3OH.
It means that one of H atom in methane has been replaced by -OH group to make ...
This solution explains the differences between methane and methanol in terms of structure, chemical properties and physical properties.