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Administrative data

Endpoint:
eye irritation: in vivo
Type of information:
migrated information: read-across from supporting substance (structural analogue or surrogate)
Adequacy of study:
key study
Reliability:
2 (reliable with restrictions)
Rationale for reliability incl. deficiencies:
other: Guideline study without detailed documentation

Data source

Reference
Reference Type:
study report
Title:
Unnamed
Year:
1989
Report date:
1989

Materials and methods

Test guideline
Qualifier:
according to guideline
Guideline:
OECD Guideline 405 (Acute Eye Irritation / Corrosion)
GLP compliance:
no

Test material

Constituent 1
Reference substance name:
1,2,4-Benzenetricarboxylic acid, decyl octyl ester
EC Number:
268-007-3
EC Name:
1,2,4-Benzenetricarboxylic acid, decyl octyl ester
Cas Number:
67989-23-5
IUPAC Name:
3-[(decyloxy)carbonyl]-4-[(octyloxy)carbonyl]benzoic acid
Details on test material:
- Name of test material (as cited in study report): Witamol 218
- Substance type: product
- Physical state: liquid
- Stability under test conditions: not mentioned
- Storage condition of test material: not mentioned
- Other: none

Test animals / tissue source

Species:
rabbit
Strain:
other: Small White Russian
Details on test animals or tissues and environmental conditions:
TEST ANIMALS
- Source: Dr. Karl Thomae GmbH, Biberach, Germany
- Age at study initiation: not mentioned
- Weight at study initiation: 2.0 - 2.2 kg
- Housing: conventional, singly in stainless steel cages
- Diet (e.g. ad libitum): K4 complete feed for rabbits ad libitum, supplied by Ssniff Spezialfutter GmbH, Soest, Germany
- Water (e.g. ad libitum): Drinking water ad libitum
- Acclimation period: 14 days


ENVIRONMENTAL CONDITIONS
- Temperature (°C): 20 ± 1
- Humidity (%): 60 ± 5
- Air changes (per hr): 15
- Photoperiod (hrs dark / hrs light): 12/12

Test system

Vehicle:
unchanged (no vehicle)
Controls:
other: the untreated eye
Amount / concentration applied:
TEST MATERIAL
- Amount(s) applied (volume or weight with unit): 0.1 cm³
Duration of treatment / exposure:
72 hours
Observation period (in vivo):
1, 24, 48 and 72 h and 7 days after treatment
Number of animals or in vitro replicates:
3
Details on study design:
REMOVAL OF TEST SUBSTANCE
- Washing (if done): with warm phyiological saline
- Time after start of exposure: 72 hours


SCORING SYSTEM: according to Draize (Appraisals of the Saftey of Chemicals in Foods, Drugs and Cosmetics, FDA, Austin, Texas 1959, page 51)


TOOL USED TO ASSESS SCORE: ophtmalic lamp, fluorescein 72 hours after administration

Results and discussion

In vivo

Results
Irritation parameter:
overall irritation score
Basis:
mean
Time point:
other: 24, 48 and 72 hours
Score:
0
Reversibility:
fully reversible within: 24 hours after application
Irritant / corrosive response data:
AVERAGE SCORE
- Cornea: 0.0
- Iris: 0.0
- Conjuntivae (Redness): 0.0
- Conjuntivae (Chemosis): 0.0

Other effects:
DESCRIPTION OF LESIONS: 1 hour after application circumcorneal injections in all animals and mild discharge in one animal

Any other information on results incl. tables

Table #: Irritant/corrosive response data for each animal at each observation time of each animal from the test

Score at time point / Reversibility

Cornea

Iris

Conjunctivae

Chemosis

Max. score: 4

Max. score: 2

Max. score: 3

Max. score: 4

60 min

0/0/0

 0/0/0

 1/1/1

 0/0/0

24 h

 0/0/0

 0/0/0

 0/0/0

 0/0/0

48 h

 0/0/0

 0/0/0

 0/0/0

 0/0/0

72 h

 0/0/0

 0/0/0

 0/0/0

 0/0/0

Average 24h, 48h, 72h

 0

 0

 0

 0

Area effected

 -

 -

 -

 -

Reversibility*)

 -

 -

 c.

 -

Average time (unit) for reversion

 -

 -

 24 hours

 -

 

*) Reversibility: c. = completely reversible; n.c. = not completely reversible; n. = not reversible

 

Applicant's summary and conclusion

Interpretation of results:
not irritating
Remarks:
Migrated information Criteria used for interpretation of results: EU
Conclusions:
Based on the results of this study the 1,2,4-Benzenetricarboxylic acid, decyl octyl ester is not irritating to the eye.
Executive summary:

Based on the results of this study the structurally related substance 1,2,4-Benzenetricarboxylic acid, decyl octyl ester is not irritating to the eye.