||Acute Toxicity Studies in Rabbits and Rats with Residue of Hexabromocyclododecane with Attachments and Cover Letter dated 03/01/78.
||Velsicol Chemical Corp., Chicago, IL. ;International Research and Technology Corp., Washington, DC.;Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Toxic Substances.
||14 Feb 1978
Laboratory animals ;
Sodium fluorescein ;
Corneal lesions ;
FM 100 Residue ;
Velsicol Chemical Corporation
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Three male and 3 female New Zealand White rabbits (obtained from Sweetwater Farms, Hillsboro, Ohio) were used for this study. The rabbits weight from 2510 to 3305 grams at the beginning of the study. The rabbits were individually housed in hanging wire-mesh cages in temperature and humidity controlled quarters. They were maintained in accordance with the recommendations contained in H.E.W. Publication No. 74-23 (N.I.H.) entitled 'Guide for the Care and Use of Laboratory Animals.' Water and Purina Rabbit Chow were available ad libitum.