Accession Number:

ADA094846

Title:

Topical Hazard Evaluation Program of Candidate Insect Repellent AI3-37443a, US Department of Agriculture Proprietary Chemical, Study, September 1978 - November 1980.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. Sep 78-Nov 80,

Corporate Author:

ARMY ENVIRONMENTAL HYGIENE AGENCY ABERDEEN PROVING GROUND MD

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1981-02-05

Pagination or Media Count:

13.0

Abstract:

Preliminary hazard evaluation of AI3-37443a was performed by means of laboratory animal studies using rats, rabbits, and guinea pigs. The technical grade chemical did not cause skin, eye, or photo irritation. It did not prove to be a skin sensitizer or to be acutely toxic by ingestion. It was recommended that the chemical be approved for further testing as a candidate insect repellent. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Toxicology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE