Accession Number:

ADA164609

Title:

Acute Dermal Toxicity of Ballpowder in Rabbits.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. 24 Jan-26 Feb 85,

Corporate Author:

LETTERMAN ARMY INST OF RESEARCH PRESIDIO OF SAN FRANCISCO CA

Report Date:

1986-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

27.0

Abstract:

The acute dermal toxicity of ballpowder was evaluated in rabbits by topical application to skin sites with semi-occlusive covering for 24 hours. There were no compound related deaths or clinical signs observed at a limit dose of 2gkg during the study. There were no dermal effects observed in any of the rabbits which could be attributed to ballpowder.

Subject Categories:

  • Toxicology
  • Ammunition and Explosives

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE