Accession Number:

ADA007170

Title:

Primary Irritation Evaluation of Candidate Insect Repellents.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Dec 74-Feb 75,

Corporate Author:

ARMY ENVIRONMENTAL HYGIENE AGENCY ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1975-03-19

Pagination or Media Count:

6.0

Abstract:

AI3-36349, AI3-36350, AI3-36379-a, AI3-36381, AI336382, AI3-36383 and AI3-36413 US Government Proprietary compounds which are candidate insect repellents proposed for use by the Army, were evaluated on New Zealand White rabbits for their potential to cause skin and eye irritation. The data obtained serve as a basis for making a recommendation concerning their potential use on humans. This recommendation is intended only for guidance in further entomological testing of these compounds.

Subject Categories:

  • Toxicology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE