Accession Number : ADA139905

Title :   Topical Hazard Evaluation Program of Candidate Insect Repellents, AI3-38221a and AI3-38351a.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. Jun 81-Dec 83,

Corporate Author : ARMY ENVIRONMENTAL HYGIENE AGENCY ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD

Personal Author(s) : Wade,J V ; Harvey,J G , Jr

PDF Url : ADA139905

Report Date : Dec 1983

Pagination or Media Count : 9

Abstract : Chemical AI3-38221a produced mild primary irritation of the intact skin and of the skin surrounding an abrasion. Chemical AI3-38351a produced no primary irritation of the intact skin and and no greater than mild primary irritation of the skin surrounding an abrasion. Both chemicals produced mild injury to the cornea and in addition, some injury to the conjunctiva. Chemicals AI3-38221a and AI3-38351a did not produce sensitization or photoirritation reactions and were relatively nontoxic by ingestion.

Descriptors :   *Insect repellents, Toxicity, Toxic hazards, Test and evaluation, Guinea pigs, Skin(Anatomy), Irritation, Cornea

Subject Categories : Toxicology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE