Accession Number:

ADA053109

Title:

Topical Hazard Evaluation Program of Candidate Insect Repellent AI3-33514-a, US Department of Agriculture Proprietary Compound.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. May 76-Nov 77,

Corporate Author:

ARMY ENVIRONMENTAL HYGIENE AGENCY ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1978-04-10

Pagination or Media Count:

7.0

Abstract:

A hazard evaluation of AI3-33514-a, was performed by means of laboratory studies using New Zealand White rabbits. The technical grade compound caused moderate skin irritation. It is recommended the AI3-33514-a, US Department of Agriculture Proprietary Compound, not be approved for further testing as a candidate insect repellent. However, if this compound shows pest repellent properties that are a significant improvement over currently available compounds, it is requested that this compound or its modified formulation by submitted for further toxicological evaluation at its proposed use formulation andor concentration. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Biochemistry

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE