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Acute Toxicity: dermal

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Administrative data

Endpoint:
acute toxicity: dermal
Type of information:
migrated information: read-across from supporting substance (structural analogue or surrogate)
Adequacy of study:
supporting study
Reliability:
4 (not assignable)
Rationale for reliability incl. deficiencies:
other: Insufficient details available in OECD SIDS document

Data source

Referenceopen allclose all

Reference Type:
publication
Title:
Acute toxicity data melamine
Author:
Anon
Year:
1990
Bibliographic source:
J. American College Toxicol 1, 110 (1990)
Reference Type:
secondary source
Title:
Unnamed
Year:
1998

Materials and methods

Principles of method if other than guideline:
Acute oral toxicity data
GLP compliance:
no

Test material

Constituent 1
Chemical structure
Reference substance name:
Melamine
EC Number:
203-615-4
EC Name:
Melamine
Cas Number:
108-78-1
Molecular formula:
C3H6N6
IUPAC Name:
1,3,5-triazine-2,4,6-triamine

Test animals

Species:
rabbit

Results and discussion

Effect levels
Sex:
not specified
Dose descriptor:
LD50
Effect level:
> 1 000 mg/kg bw
Based on:
not specified

Any other information on results incl. tables

The data is based on unpublished data of American Cyanamid Company dated 1955.

Applicant's summary and conclusion