Progress for animals in EU laboratories! In what can only be the start of a new era, the European Chemicals Agency (ECHA) and the European Commission have announced steps to end archaic and painful animal tests for industrial chemicals. PETA UK and PETA Germany scientists… Read More »Progress! European Chemicals Agency Commits to Ending Tests on Animals
Regulatory agencies around the world require tests to assess the toxicity of products such as pharmaceutical drugs, pesticides, industrial chemicals, and medical devices before they’re put on the market. While toxicity testing has historically been conducted on animals in crude tests developed decades ago, things… Read More »PETA Science Group Celebrates 10-Year Anniversary
As of today, 1 million EU citizens have signed the European citizens’ initiative (ECI) calling for an end to animal testing, an enormous political push for animals in laboratories. PETA entities joined forces with over 100 other animal protection organisations across the EU to launch… Read More »Act Now to Help Animals in EU Laboratories
Did you know that right now, pregnant mothers can be force-fed toxic chemicals and their babies killed before they’re even born – all because of EU chemicals and pesticides legislation? From the paint on your wall to the compounds used to make your mobile phone,… Read More »Pregnant Animals and Their Unborn Babies Are Killed in EU Laboratories – Take Action!
Across the EU, animals are used in painful, drawn-out experiments that actually serve us no purpose and for which there is no need. Do you know which animals are hurt? Here are just five of the many animals tested on in EU laboratories. They all… Read More »5 Animals Tested On in EU Laboratories