Eye irritation: updated reference chemicals data bank.

  title={Eye irritation: updated reference chemicals data bank.},
  author={Daniel M Bagley and Jeffrey R. Gardner and Greg Holland and Richard W. Lewis and Hendrik Vrijhof and Alexis Philbin Walker},
  journal={Toxicology in vitro : an international journal published in association with BIBRA},
  volume={13 3},
A list of 55 chemicals for which comprehensive rabbit eye irritation data were available was published by ECETOC in 1992. Similar data for a further 77 chemicals are now available. The total of chemicals included in the enlarged data bank is 132, assessed in 149 in vivo studies in rabbits. 28 of the chemicals were tested as solids, 24 as aqueous solutions. No new in vivo testing was carried out in order to qualify a chemical for inclusion in the data bank. The chemicals are available at known… CONTINUE READING