June 15, 2019

Nevada Passes Bill Banning Animal Testing For Cosmetics

The bill does however exempt cosmetics imported from China, which under current law require to be tested on animals

June 15, 2019

Impossible Foods Struggling To Keep Up With 'Scorching Demand'

'A lot of people have been asking for it, people that are vegetarians or vegans. Everybody who lives that lifestyle absolutely loves it'

May 6, 2019

California 'Lab-Gag' Bill Pulled From Consideration

The state has removed the proposal that would allow animal tests conducted in public universities to be 'concealed'

April 18, 2019

Avon Calls For Global Animal Testing Ban - Despite Selling In China

The beauty company has joined the #BeCrueltyFree campaign whilst failing to have cruelty-free accreditation itself for operating in the Chinese market

March 17, 2019

China Celebrates Step Closer To Banning Cosmetic Animal Testing

Post-market testing for finished imported and domestically produced cosmetics in China will no longer include animal tests

February 1, 2019

Food Giant Kellogg's End Animal Testing After 65 Years

The world's leading cereal maker, the Kellogg Company, has stricken a deal with PETA US after more than 11 years of extensive discussion regarding animal testing

September 1, 2018

'Cruelty-Free' Cosmetics Act Passed In California

The bill was unanimously passed by California lawmakers

August 20, 2018

Cruelty-Free Giant Superdrug Blasted For Offering Animal-Tested Botox

‍Welfarists say the move is inconsistent with the company's stance

July 24, 2018

Government of Brussels-Capital Bans Animal Tests On Primates, Dogs, And Cats

This will reduce the number of animals in experiments by almost a fifth

July 20, 2018

Brazil Moves Closer To Ban On Animal Testing For Cosmetics

The sixth Brazilian state has now voted to stop the testing

July 11, 2018

Ricky Gervais Urges UK Government To Ban Testing On Dogs

Thousands of the animals are used in painful experiments every year

July 6, 2018

Airline Bans Transport Of Monkeys To Labs Following Campaign By Vegan Activists

The announcement followed a two-week pressure campaign

July 3, 2018

Dutch Government Tells Monkey Testing Lab To Slash Testing In Half

The country wants to phase out regulatory testing by 2025

July 2, 2018

China Closer To Cruelty-Free Cosmetics Market As Pilot Scheme Launched

The program would see international brands circumvent the country's animal testing laws

June 20, 2018

Canada Moves Closer To Cosmetics Animal Testing Ban

A number of organizations are campaigning for new legislation

May 23, 2018

Moby, Alicia Silverstone And Dr. Neal Barnard Join Forces To Fight Animal Testing

The high profile characters want a bill banning the sale of these products passed into law

May 21, 2018

UK Government Faces Calls To Ban Experiments On Dogs

Campaigners want to secure a Parliamentary debate on the issue

May 14, 2018

Global Animal Testing Ban Is 'One Step Closer' After Winning MP Support, Say Campaigners

Politicians debated an end to all cosmetic animal testing

May 10, 2018

'Could Brazil Be The Next Country To Ban Animal Testing?' Campaigners Ask

One of the country's Senators has published a report recommending a ban

May 7, 2018

European Parliament Backs Calls For Global Ban On Animal Testing For Cosmetics

The support has been described as 'a massive milestone' by campaigners

April 30, 2018

Campaigners Protest Lack Of Transparency In Animal Testing At Top Universities

Staggering number of animals are used by universities every year for research

April 25, 2018

Shocking Short Film Shows Horrifying Reality Of Animals In Labs

The film is part of a campaign calling on officials not to weaken animal protection laws

April 23, 2018

Baboons Use Barrel To Escape From US Laboratory

More than 1,000 of the animals are kept at the facility

April 17, 2018

New Virginia Law Will Significantly Reduce Animal Testing

A Virginia Governor signed the bill into law last week

April 7, 2018

Primate Testing In The Netherlands Down By Nearly 50%

PETA says theres still work to be done to end 'cruel and ineffective' procedures in the country

March 28, 2018

Campaigners Disappointed After UK Government 'Misses Opportunity To Protect Animals' Post-Brexit

A Home Office reports confirmed that animal testing set to continue

March 7, 2018

Ricky Gervais And Dr. Jane Goodall Urge Politicians To Eliminate Animal Testing Globally

It has been five years since cosmetics testing was banned in the EU

March 2, 2018

Monkey Researchers In Germany Facing Animal Cruelty Charges For Causing 'Significant Harm'

Monkeys were reportedly deprived of water until they were so thirsty they drank their own urine

February 28, 2018

California Proposes Ban on Animal Tested Cosmetics

The plans are supported by animal welfare campaigners

February 22, 2018

UK Labour Party Wants To Change Law That Permits 'Severe Suffering' For Animals In Experiments

The group wants to see more transparency and alternative methods used

February 7, 2018

Hawaii Aims To Stop Animal Testing With Two New Bills

Campaigners describe animal testing as 'cruel and unnecessary'

February 6, 2018

Monkeys Cloned For Use In Experiments Will Suffer 'Horrifying Lives And Untimely Deaths'

Campaigners say the tests may not even be relevant for humans

February 2, 2018

New York Proposes Banning Import And Sale Of New Animal Tested Cosmetics

Cruelty Free International has been supporting the campaign

November 28, 2017

Anger As Cosmetics Giant L'Oreal Labels Products 'Vegan' Despite Animal Testing

PETA told PBN it 'urges consumers to choose from the many compassionate brands'

November 16, 2017

Lush Awards £330,000 In Battle To End Animal Testing

The cruelty-free brand is a pioneer in the field

September 13, 2017

GAME CHANGER: China Takes Step Toward Non-Animal Testing

This should speed up China's acceptance of animal-free testing methods

September 11, 2017

Natura Cosmeticos Buys The Body Shop From L'Oreal

Will new management reverse the brand's declining fortunes?

September 4, 2017

PBN EXCLUSIVE: Hampton Creek CEO Josh Tetrick Talks About Animal Testing

The plant food pioneer talks about his company's controversial decision to test on animals

August 21, 2017

BOYCOTT: Retailers Quietly Drop Daiya Vegan Cheese After It's Bought By Animal Testing Firm

The question of parent companies has come into play again

August 14, 2017

Impossible Foods CEO Speaks Out Over Animal Testing Row: 'It Was An Agonizing Decision'

The scientist made an impassioned case for the decision to test an ingredient on rats

July 31, 2017

Petition Launched After Plant-Based Producer Daiya Acquired By 'Animal Testing Company'

A number of vegans have pledged to boycott the brand if the sale isn't reversed