Accession Number:

ADA191793

Title:

Acute Dermal Toxicity Potential of the Holston Compounds: Virgin DMSO, DMSO Recycle Solvent, and DMSO Evaporator Sludge in Male and Female Rabbits

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. 17 Feb 1983-5 Jul 1983

Corporate Author:

LETTERMAN ARMY INST OF RESEARCH PRESIDIO OF SAN FRANCISCO CA

Report Date:

1984-06-01

Pagination or Media Count:

52.0

Abstract:

The acute dermal toxicity potential of the Holston Compounds Virgin DMSO, DMSO Recycle Solvent, and DMSO Evaporator Sludge was determined in rabbits by topical application to skin sites with plastic covering over the exposed areas for 24 hours. There were no compound-related deaths at a limit dose of 2 mlkg during this study. The Holston Compounds caused minimal dermal irritation. Keywords Explosives Recrystallization Neurotoxins Solvents.

Subject Categories:

  • Toxicology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE