Accession Number:

ADA109596

Title:

The Primary Dermal Irritation Resulting from the Abrasive Action When Using the M-258 A-1 Decontamination Kit (Study 7).

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. 30 Jun-15 Jul 81,

Corporate Author:

LETTERMAN ARMY INST OF RESEARCH PRESIDIO OF SAN FRANCISCO CA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1981-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

18.0

Abstract:

A modified Draize test was used to determine the level of primary dermal irritation attributable to the physical abrasion resulting from the wiping action needed for decontamination with the Prototype M-258A-1 Decontamination Kit. Exposure sites were not occluded. Scores were below those considered to be caused by a primary irritant. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Chemical, Biological and Radiological Warfare

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE