Record Display for the EPA National Library CatalogRECORD NUMBER: 2 OF 7
|Main Title||Life Time Skin Painting Study of Test Material A on Swiss-Webster Mice with Cover Letter.|
|CORP Author||Standard Oil Co. of California, San Francisco.;Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Toxic Substances.|
|Publisher||28 Jan 1983|
|Additional Subjects||Toxicity ; Sensitivity tests ; Mice ; Skin tumors ; Laboratory animals ; Toluene ; Skin irritations ; 3,4-benz(a)pyrine ; Skin painting|
The Chevron Research Company, Richmond, California, requested that the effects of lifetime dermal exposure to 3,4-benz(a)pyrine be determined. 3,4-benz(a)pyrine was dissolved in toluene (25% w/v) and 0.05 ml was applied to the backs of 52 female Swiss-Webster mice three times per week or 45 weeks and twice per week for 62 weeks.