ASTM E993-05

    Withdrawn Standard: ASTM E993-05 Standard Test Method for Evaluation of Delayed Contact Hypersensitivity (Withdrawn 2010)

    Developed by Subcommittee: E47.02

    WITHDRAWN, NO REPLACEMENT

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    Withdrawn Rationale:

    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.

    Formerly under the jurisdiction of Committee E47 on Biological Effects and Environmental Fate, this test method was withdrawn in February 2010, because other guidelines currently exists.

    1. Scope

    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.


    2. Referenced Documents (purchase separately) The documents listed below are referenced within the subject standard but are not provided as part of the standard.

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    DOI: 10.1520/E0993-05

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