Accession Number : ADA139967

Title :   Topical Hazard Evaluation Program of Candidate Insect Repellents AI3-38273, AI3-38275, AI3-38278, and AI3-38283, US Department of Agriculture Proprietary Chemicals, February - December 1983.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : ARMY ENVIRONMENTAL HYGIENE AGENCY ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD

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

PDF Url : ADA139967

Report Date : 04 Apr 1984

Pagination or Media Count : 9

Abstract : These chemicals did not cause primary irritation of the intact skin ad no greater than mild primary irritation of the skin surrounding an abrasion. Chemicals AI3-38273 and AI3-38275 produced mild injury to the cornea and, in addition, some injury to the conjuctiva. Chemical AI3-38278 produced mild injury to the cornea. Chemical AI3-38283 were noninjuries to the eye. These chemicals did not produce photoirritation or sensitization reactions. They demonstrated low to moderate toxicity upon ingestion.

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

Subject Categories : Toxicology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE