Ban animal testing

Earlier this month, the California state assembly voted unanimously to ban the sale of all cosmetics tested on animals. Supporters are optimistic, telling Glamour that "Brown's record in office shows him historically supporting animal-welfare issues, so the bill's proponents are optimistic that it will pass. While 37 other countries have banned animal testing already, including India, Brazil, New Zealand, South Korea, Taiwan, Israel, and the European Union, the United States has remained neutral on the issue, with the FDA saying that, "While it doesn't require animal testing, it 'advises cosmetic manufacturers to employ whatever testing is appropriate and effective for substantiating the safety of their products'.

Ban animal testing

Listen The time has come for Canada to ban the testing of cosmetics on animals. More thanpeople signed a petition organized by the company, which does not test on animals, demanding an end to cosmetics testing on animals. Organizers pointed to a similar move by the European Union in The member economic bloc banned the sale of cosmetics developed using animal testing, including testing that took place in other countries where doing so is legal.

Those rules also ban the marketing within the European Union of cosmetic products tested on animals. Now, they said, it is long overdue that Canada follows suit. With more thansignatures, this petition demanding a ban to animal testing in cosmetics is the largest ever since Canadians demanded a bill of rights, says president of TheBodyShopCAwhich led the push.

Calgary researchers use MRIs to reduce medical testing on rats and mice Members of Parliament from all the main political parties spoke to the rally and offered their support.

Among them was Sen. That bill is currently undergoing third reading, which is the final stage of deliberation before the Senate votes on whether to pass the legislation.

If passed, it would go to the House of Commons for examination and begin the process of moving through that chamber. Here's the full crowd assembled here, dogs and all pic. Rempel pointed to statistics that suggest 80 per cent of Canadians oppose testing cosmetics on animals and said organizers have her support as they push for a ban.

Dove Commits to Banning Animal Testing Worldwide

The agreement went into provisional effect in September Rankin also pledged support for the bill and said the ball is now in the court of parliamentarians.

That vote, held on the fifth anniversary of the vote to ban cosmetics tested on animals from the bloc, aimed to get member states to agree to push others outside of the European Union to adopt bans of their own.

· 13 Japanese food and beverage manufacturers have agreed to ban animal testing unless required by law. ©Getty Images. Related tags: animal testing, PETA, Health claim. 13 Japanese companies have instituted policies that ban animal test following discussions with People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA).

“When companies make the  · Concurrently, Dove’s parent company Unilever announced that it supports the global ban on animal testing. PETA has placed Unilever on its “Working for Regulatory Change” list and will monitor the corporation’s progress in developing non-animal testing These state laws ban manufacturers and other testing facilities from using traditional animal testing methods when alternative testing methods have been approved by the Inter-Agency Coordinating Committee for the Validation of Alternative Methods (ICCVAM) /legal-arena/product-testing/state-laws.

FOREVER AGAINST ANIMAL TESTING WE DID IT! Thanks to your support, we’ve gathered 8 million signatures for our campaign to end animal testing in cosmetics forever. The petition has now closed, so we’re on our way to the United Nations with all your signatures.

LET’S BAN ANIMAL TESTING IN COSMETICS. EVERYWHERE.  · Cosmetic testing on animals is a type of animal testing used to test the safety and hypoallergenic properties of products for use by humans.

Ban animal testing

Due to the harm done to the animal subjects, this testing is opposed by animal rights activists and others. Cosmetic animal testing is banned in the European Union, India, Israel,[1][2] and Norway.[3]Definition · Methods · Alternatives · History · Non-profit  · The testing would end in Governor Jerry Brown will need to sign it into law.

Animal testing in California could soon end if Governor Jerry Brown signs a passed bill into

petition: Ban Animal Testing for Cosmetics Now!