Accession Number:

ADA053895

Title:

Topical Hazard Evaluation Program of Candidate Insect Repellent AI3-36374, US Department of Agriculture Proprietary Compound.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. May 76-Dec 77,

Corporate Author:

ARMY ENVIRONMENTAL HYGIENE AGENCY ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1977-12-01

Pagination or Media Count:

10.0

Abstract:

A preliminary hazard evaluation of candidate insect repellent AI3-36374, was performed by means of laboratory animal studies using rats, rabbits and guinea pigs. The technical grade compound did not produce eye or skin irritation, or cause a photochemical irritation in rabbits, did not sensitize guinea pigs and did not demonstrate an acute ingestion hazard. It is recommended that AI3-36374, US Department of Agriculture Proprietary Compound, be approved for further testing as a candidate insect repellent. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Toxicology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE