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1 January 1970

Posted by: Richard Scrase

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British public misled over cosmetic tests

British public misled over cosmetic tests
An internet quiz by Understanding Animal Research of over 4,000 people has revealed that only 38% of respondents are aware that it is illegal to test cosmetics or their… http://www.understandinganimalresearch.org.uk/news/communications-media/british-public-misled-over-cosmetic-tests/

Two thirds of the British public are unaware animal cosmetic testing is illegal in UK

Almost two thirds of British people (63%) do not know that is it illegal to test finished cosmetic products on animals in the UK, according to a recent ComRes survey.
Almost two thirds of British people (63%) do not know that is it illegal to test finished cosmetic products on animals in the UK, according to a recent ComRes survey.… http://www.understandinganimalresearch.org.uk/news/communications-media/two-thirds-of-the-british-public-are-unaware-animal-cosmetic-testing-is-illegal-in-uk/

Allergy testing with human cells

Allergic reactions to everyday chemicals are common causing eczema in millions of people, and tests on animals have been important in testing new chemicals for skin sensitisation.
Allergic reactions to everyday chemicals are common causing eczema in millions of people, and tests on animals have been important in testing new chemicals for skin sensitisation.… http://www.understandinganimalresearch.org.uk/news/animal-welfare-alternatives/allergy-testing-with-human-cells/

RSPCA and GCSE science

The RSPCA's latest foray into schools education is a smart new web resource for GCSE science with a substantial chunk dedicated to exploring the ethics of animal research.
The RSPCA's latest foray into schools education is a smart new web resource for GCSE science with a substantial chunk dedicated to exploring the ethics of animal research.… http://www.understandinganimalresearch.org.uk/news/schools-education/rspca-and-gcse-science/

Infiltration raises questions

The recent infiltration of a UK safety testing facility by an antivivisectionist raises many questions.
The recent infiltration of a UK safety testing facility by an antivivisectionist raises many questions. According to a report in The Sunday Times, animals are being used to test… http://www.understandinganimalresearch.org.uk/news/antivivisection-extremism/infiltration-raises-questions/

UK animal research regulation

Overview of UK animal research regulation
How is animal research regulated? There have been special controls on the use of laboratory animals in the UK since 1876. These were revised and extended in 1986 as the Animals… http://www.understandinganimalresearch.org.uk/openness/regulation/

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