In different industries and regions naphtha may also be crude oil or refined products such as kerosene. Nephi and naphthar are sometimes used as synonyms. It is also known as Shellite in Australia.
White gas (aka “naphtha,” “100% light hydro treated distillate,” or “Coleman Fuel”) is the first choice for most people in North America whether they're headed out for a summer weekend or for a month-long winter expedition in the Alaska Range. Almost any pressurized-type liquid fuel stove will run well on white gas.