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RECORD NUMBER: 19 OF 34
|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||Internal Memo from ITC regarding FYI Requests for Brominated Flame Retardants.|
|CORP Author||TSCA Interagency Testing Committee, Washington, DC.;Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Toxic Substances.|
|Publisher||18 Apr 1990|
|Additional Subjects||Toxicity ; Dermal absorption ; Lethal dose ; Rabbits ; Rats ; Irritation ; Eye ; Oral dosage ; Skin(Anatomy) ; Ethers ; Powders ; Laboratory animals ; Chemical industry ; Flame retardants ; Albino rabbits ; Albino rats ; Brominated flame retardants|
A sample identified as Bis allyl ether of TBBPA, BE-51, T-362.5, Ref. No. 016638H, Date March 12, 1981 was received from The Great Lakes Chemical Corporation, West Lafayette, Indiana for the purpose of conducting acute toxicity studies. A clear glass jar containing the white crystalline powder material was received on March 17, 1981. The test material and container weighed 128.6 grams and was stored at room temperature in a locked test compound cabinet. A test material analysis sheet and material safety data sheet were provided by the sponsor. The objective of this study was to determine the acute dermal LD50 of the test material following a single dose to the skin of albino rabbits.