Topical Hazard Evaluation Program of Candidate Insect Repellent AI3-36417, US Department of Agriculture Proprietary Compound.
Final rept. May 76-Jun 78,
ARMY ENVIRONMENTAL HYGIENE AGENCY ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD
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A hazard evaluation of candidate insect repellent AI3-36417 was performed by means of laboratory studies using rats, rabbits and guinea pigs. The technical grade compound caused mild skin irritation, but no eye irritation, no photochemical irritation in rabbits, no sensitization reactions in guinea pigs and did not demonstrate an acute ingestion hazard. It is recommended that AI3-36417, US Department of Agriculture Proprietary Compound, be approved for further testing as a candidate insect repellent. Author