February 25, 2013
HSI celebrated as the EU banned the sale of cosmetic products and ingredients tested on animals. Our Be Cruelty-Free campaign aims to end animal testing for cosmetics everywhere, permanently.
February 25, 2013
As Europe Bans Sale of Animal-Tested Cosmetics, LUSH and HSI CEOs Call for Global End to Cosmetics Cruelty
As the European Union prepared to finally ban the sale of newly animal-tested cosmetics on 11 March 2013 LUSH & Humane Society International sent an open letter to the global cosmetics industry calling on it to abandon animal testing once and for all.
February 1, 2013
HSI's Be Cruelty-Free Campaign Director, Troy Seidle, recently visited Korea for an intensive series of governmental and corporate meetings and public awareness events aimed at building support for legislation to ban the use of animals for cosmetic testing.
January 24, 2013
Actress Debasree Roy spoke out against cosmetics animal testing at a press conference, urging the Indian government not to delay on ridding India of animal-tested cosmetics.
January 10, 2013
HSI/India Thanks MLA Shri. Ramalinga Reddy for Supporting Campaign to End Animal Testing for Cosmetics
HSI applauded veteran statesman and Member of Legislative Assembly Shri. Ramalinga Reddy for urging swift action to update Indian law to end animal testing of cosmetics.
January 2, 2013
Humane Society International, on behalf of our partners in the global Be Cruelty-Free campaign to end cosmetics animal testing, cautiously welcomed the enactment of a new law banning the sale of animal-tested cosmetics in Israel.
December 20, 2012
HSI/Canada Celebrates Canadian Transportation Agency Decision Confirming Air Canada’s Right to Refuse Shipments of Primates for Research
HSI/Canada Animal Alliance of Canada and Justice for Animals welcomed a ruling by the Canadian Transportation Agency, confirming the right of Air Canada to refuse the live shipment of primates destined for laboratories, where they would be for toxicity testing, research or other harmful laboratory experiments.
December 12, 2012
Actress Debasree Roy Supports HSI’s Be Cruelty-Free Campaign to End Cosmetics Animal Testing in India
Award-winning actress and Trinamool Congress party MLA Debasree Roy has given her backing to Humane Society International/India’s Be Cruelty-Free campaign, the largest-ever global effort to end animal testing for cosmetics.
December 6, 2012
Choose Cruelty Free, Humane Research Australia and Humane Society International are calling on the Australian Government to follow the lead of the European Union in introducing legislation ensuring that no cosmetic shall be imported into, sold or manufactured in Australia if the final product or its ingredients have been tested on animals.
November 16, 2012
Lush Cosmetics Awards Humane Society International Prize for ‘Outstanding’ Work to End Cruel and Outdated Animal Testing for Pesticides
HSI received £40,000 for being selected to win in the lobbying category for leadership of a successful two-year campaign that dramatically reduced animal-testing requirements under Europe’s new regulations for non-food pesticides.