ASTM International - ASTM E993-01
Standard Test Method for Evaluation of Delayed Contact Hypersensitivity
|Publication Date:||10 October 2001|
|ICS Code (Laboratory medicine):||11.100|
|ICS Code (Veterinary medicine):||11.220|
1.1 This test method determines whether a test substance will elicit delayed-contact hypersensitivity in guinea pigs. The test method is applicable to individual chemical compounds, simple and complex mixtures, and also finished products.
1.2 This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, 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.