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E758-97* Standard Test Method for Mammalian Acute Percutaneous Toxicity

Copyright 1997 AMERICAN SOCIETY FOR TESTING AND MATERIALS, West Conshohocken, PA. All rights reserved.

1. Scope

1.1 This laboratory test method is designed to test the acute toxicity of single applications of material(s) applied to the skin of mammals.

1.2 This test method is applicable to individual chemicals, simple and complex mixtures, and finished products, such as pesticides, repellents, and biocides.

1.3 This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.

*Appears in - Linder, et al Evaluation of Terrestrial Indicators for Use in Ecological Assassments at Hazardous Waste Sites. EPA//600/R-92/183 September 1992, TA1.9

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