Comparison of indices proposed as criteria for assigning skin notation.

@article{Lavou2008ComparisonOI,
  title={Comparison of indices proposed as criteria for assigning skin notation.},
  author={J{\'e}r{\^o}me Lavou{\'e} and Antoine Milon and Pierre -Olivier Droz},
  journal={The Annals of occupational hygiene},
  year={2008},
  volume={52 8},
  pages={747-56}
}
OBJECTIVES Skin notations are used as a hazard identification tool to flag chemicals associated with a potential risk related to transdermal penetration. The transparency and rigorousness of the skin notation assignment process have recently been questioned. We compared different approaches proposed as criteria for these notations as a starting point for improving and systematizing current practice. METHODS In this study, skin notations, dermal acute lethal dose 50 in mammals (LD(50)s) and… CONTINUE READING