March 13, 2013
A global effort to end cosmetics testing on animals is generating support from Ke$ha, Colbie Caillat, Michael Vartan, Daniella Alonso, Francia Raisa, Torrey DeVitto, Fiona Gubelmann and Joanna Krupa, who all are endorsing a campaign by Humane Society International/Canada and The Humane Society of the United States during the groups’ Be Cruelty Free Week.
March 11, 2013
As Europe Bans Animal-Tested Cosmetics, HSI/Canada and Animal Alliance Call on Canada to “Be Cruelty-Free”
A poll commissioned by HSI and Animal Alliance of Canada revealed that Canadians feel very strongly about the issue, with an overwhelming majority supportive of a nation-wide ban on the testing of cosmetics and their ingredients on animals.
March 6, 2013
Advanced alternative, non-animal testing approaches represent the very latest techniques that science has to offer to ensure the safety of new cosmetic products and ingredients. The "3Rs" principle focuses on the replacement of animals, a reduction in the numbers used, or a refinement of techniques to alleviate or minimize potential pain, distress, and/or suffering.
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.
April 23, 2012
Humane Society International/Canada and the Animal Alliance of Canada launched the largest-ever global campaign to end animal testing for cosmetics: Be Cruelty-Free.