Household test ban

UK to stop testing household products on animals?


Reports of a groundbreaking ban on animal testing of products such as cleaners, glue suggest it could be here by October.

Home Office minister Theresa May has stated that the practice is no longer acceptable.

Although this represents a small proportion of animal tests, the ban could be a political step forwards.

UK to stop testing household products on animals.  Daily Telegraph. 18 July 2011.