US states join global push to ban animal-tested cosmetics

US states join global push to ban animal-tested cosmetics LAS VEGAS (AP) — A growing number of U.S. states are considering a ban on the sale or import of cosmetics that have been tested on animals, as advocates argue testing products such as lotions, shampoos and makeup on rabbits, mice and rats is cruel andContinue reading “US states join global push to ban animal-tested cosmetics”

California bill banning sale of animal-tested cosmetics goes to governor 

A proposal that passed the California Legislature on Friday would impose the nation’s strictest laws on animal testing for cosmetics.  Senate Bill 1249 would make California the first state to outlaw the sale of cosmetics tested on animals. The ban applies to animal testing of a cosmetic or its ingredients conducted after 2019, but wouldContinue reading “California bill banning sale of animal-tested cosmetics goes to governor “