Accession Number : ADA147857


Title :   Toxic Hazards Research Unit Annual Technical Report: 1984


Descriptive Note : Report no. 21, Jun 1983-Jun 1984


Corporate Author : CALIFORNIA UNIV DAYTON OH


Personal Author(s) : MacEwen, J D ; Vernot, E H


Full Text : https://apps.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a147857.pdf


Report Date : Sep 1984


Pagination or Media Count : 212


Abstract : The research program of the Toxic Hazards Research Unit (THRU) for the period of June 1983 thrugh May 1984 is reviewed in this report. Chronic toxicity and oncogenic studies were carried out with hydrazine, JP-4 and JP-8. A series of acute toxicity studies was conducted on a variety of chemicals and chemical agents used by the Army, Air Force, and Navy. Neurotoxicity and subchronic inhalation studies were conducted on several hydraulic fluids and lubricants.


Descriptors :   *HYDRAZINES , *TOXIC HAZARDS , *TOXICITY , *JET ENGINE FUELS , *LUBRICANTS , *HYDRAULIC FLUIDS , AIR FORCE , RATS , CHEMICALS , VAPORS , NAVY , REPORTS , PHYSIOLOGICAL EFFECTS , CHEMICAL AGENTS , RESEARCH MANAGEMENT , ARMY , TEST FACILITIES , RABBITS , INHALATION


Subject Categories : Toxicology


Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE