ASTM International - ASTM E653-91(1996)e1
Standard Method for Testing Effectiveness of Aerosol and Pressurized Space Spray Insecticides Against Flying Insects
|Publication Date:||1 January 1996|
1.1 This method determines the effectiveness of aerosol and pressurized space-spray insecticides against house flies ( Musca domestica L ) and, with modifications in dosage, other flying insects.
1.2 The test may be conducted using approximately 100 house flies per test (small group) or 500 flies per test (large group).
1.3 This standard does not purport to address all of the safety problems, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety and health practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.