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August 03, 2020 - Humane Society of the United States

USA: Industry support for Humane Cosmetics Act grows, with 900 companies supporting an end to animal testing

USA: Industry support for Humane Cosmetics Act grows, with 900 companies supporting an end to animal testing
Rabbit suffering from being tested onCredit: PETA Asia

Momentum for passing a federal law against animal testing for cosmetics continues to grow, with some of the strongest support coming from the industry that makes and markets these products.

This week, we reached an important milestone with 300 independent companies now officially endorsing the Humane Cosmetics Act, in addition to nearly 600 member companies of the Personal Care Products Council, which also supports the bill.

The measure would, with certain exceptions, end all animal testing for cosmetic products and ingredients in the United States and prohibit the import of cosmetics that have been tested on animals anywhere in the world. 

List of companies supporting the Humane Cosmetics Act.

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