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Administrative data

Endpoint:
acute toxicity: oral
Type of information:
migrated information: read-across based on grouping of substances (category approach)
Adequacy of study:
key study
Reliability:
2 (reliable with restrictions)
Rationale for reliability incl. deficiencies:
other: Study meets generally accepted scientific principles, acceptable for assessment.

Data source

Reference
Reference Type:
study report
Title:
Unnamed
Year:
1982
Report Date:
1982

Materials and methods

Test guidelineopen allclose all
Qualifier:
equivalent or similar to
Guideline:
OECD Guideline 401 (Acute Oral Toxicity)
Deviations:
yes
Remarks:
Limit test with 5000 mg/kg versus 2000 mg/kg as per guideline
Qualifier:
equivalent or similar to
Guideline:
EPA OPPTS 870.1100 (Acute Oral Toxicity)
Deviations:
yes
Remarks:
Limit test with 5000 mg/kg versus 2000 mg/kg as per guideline
GLP compliance:
yes
Test type:
standard acute method
Limit test:
yes

Test material

Reference
Name:
Unnamed
Type:
Constituent
Type:
Constituent
Details on test material:
- Name of test material (as cited in study report): Isooctane
- Analytical purity: 100% pure commercial product

Test animals

Species:
rat
Strain:
Sprague-Dawley
Sex:
male/female

Administration / exposure

Route of administration:
oral: gavage
Vehicle:
unchanged (no vehicle)
Doses:
5000 mg/kg bw
No. of animals per sex per dose:
5
Control animals:
no
Details on study design:
- Duration of observation period following administration: 14 days
- Frequency of observations and weighing: observations daily; weighing on initiation and on days 7 and 14
- Necropsy of survivors performed: yes
- Other examinations performed: clinical signs, body weight

Results and discussion

Effect levels
Sex:
male/female
Dose descriptor:
LD50
Effect level:
> 5 000 mg/kg bw
Mortality:
No mortality occurred in any test animal over the 14-day observation period.
Clinical signs:
Clinical observations noted one-hour post exposure in 8 of 10 animals included depression, salivation, wheezing, rough coat, and soft feces. Two female rats appeared normal throughout the study. All animals appeared normal from day 2 through termination of the study.
Body weight:
All animals gained weight during the study.
Gross pathology:
No abnormal gross pathology findings were noted in any of the animals upon necropsy.

Applicant's summary and conclusion

Interpretation of results:
not classified
Remarks:
Migrated information Criteria used for interpretation of results: other: GHS, EU, 2007
Conclusions:
Based on the study design the test substance, Isooctane, needs not to be classified.
Executive summary:

Based on the study design the test substance, Isooctane, needs not to be classified.