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Industrial (Nonbeverage) Alcohol Industry

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While many people may associate the word "alcohol" with beverages, alcohol has many other scientific, medical, and industrial uses.

Wondering how to get started in the industrial alcohol industry? Visit our industry startup guide: Getting Started in TTB-Regulated Industry. Already have approval to operate and looking for next steps? See our industry compliance guide: Maintaining Compliance in a TTB-Regulated Business.

For information about beverage alcohol products including beer, wine, and distilled spirits, see our Beverage Alcohol page.


Key Industrial Alcohol Topics

Tax Free Alcohol

Laws and regulations, industry circulars and rulings, and industry guidance

Regulations, Laws, and Public Guidance

Links to Title 27 of the Code of Federal Regulations, and relevant sections

Formula Approval

Nonbeverage Products Laboratory frequently asked questions


Information for alcohol producers and manufacturers

Denatured Alcohol

Information about both specially and completely denatured alcohol

Alcohol Fuel

Legal information and authorized materials for rendering spirits unfit for beverage use


Top Questions about Industrial Alcohol

How Do I...?

Apply for a Permit Purchase a Security for a Collateral Bond
Determine and Pay Taxes Determine Special Occupational Tax Liability
Renew my SOT registration Submit a Product Sample


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Questions?  If you have questions about permits, applications, bonds, claims, etc., you may contact the National Revenue Center online or at 877-882-3277.  For more information see industrial alcohol contacts. If you're having technical issues with our online applications contact the TTB Help Desk or see the TTB Online Help Center.

Page last reviewed: July 20, 2017
Page last updated: August 4, 2017
Maintained by: Office of Communications

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