Browsing All posts tagged under »animal testing«

‘BUAV launches advert in our campaign to raise awareness about the proposed animal testing legislation in Mauritius’

March 23, 2013

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On the 23rd March, the British Union for the Abolition of Vivisection (BUAV) posted a news item on their web-site titled ‘BUAV launches advert in our campaign to raise awareness about the proposed animal testing legislation in Mauritius’. ‘… The BUAV has launched an eye catching advert as part of our campaign to raise awareness […]

‘Cruelty Free International in Korea for key meeting on cosmetics testing’

March 22, 2013

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Yesterday (21st March), the British Union for the Abolition of Vivisection (BUAV) posted a news item on their web-site titled ‘Cruelty Free International in Korea for key meeting on cosmetics testing’. ‘… As Cruelty Free International campaigns globally to persuade the rest of the world to follow Europe’s lead on ending animal cosmetics testing, our […]

‘BUAV to give evidence to MEPs on how the EU Cosmetics Ban should be implemented’

March 20, 2013

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Today (20th March), the British Union for the Abolition of Vivisection (BUAV) posted a news item on their web-site titled ‘BUAV to give evidence to MEPs on how the EU Cosmetics Ban should be implemented’. ‘… The BUAV’s Senior Scientific Advisor, Dr Katy Taylor, is today giving evidence on the EU cosmetics ban to MEPs […]

‘Join the BUAV to wipe the cruelty out of Spring Cleaning!’

March 14, 2013

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Today (14th March), the British Union for the Abolition of Vivisection (BUAV) posted an item on their web-site titled ‘Join the BUAV to wipe the cruelty out of Spring Cleaning!’. ‘… Animals can still be used in the testing of household cleaning products and their ingredients. So the BUAV is appealing to everyone to help […]

‘Pressure on airlines to start transporting primates again as industry has problems finding airlines willing to fly monkeys destined for research’

March 13, 2013

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Today (13th March), the British Union for the Abolition of Vivisection (BUAV) posted a news item on their web-site titled ‘Pressure on airlines to start transporting primates again as industry has problems finding airlines willing to fly monkeys destined for research’. ‘… In the past few months, four key international carriers have stopped the transport […]

EU ban on animal testing begins today, 10th March 2013

March 10, 2013

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Today (10th March), a brief item was posted on the ITV news web-site titled ‘EU ban on animal testing comes into effect’. ‘… Beauty retailer The Body Shop and non-profit organisation Cruelty Free International celebrated a milestone in 20 years of animal rights campaigning, as an EU ban on animal testing for cosmetics came into […]

‘Urge Hainan Airlines not to start monkey shipments!’ – please send three emails NOW!

March 8, 2013

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Yesterday (7th March), the Bitish Union for the Abolition of Vivisection (BUAV) posted an item on their web-site titled ‘Urge Hainan Airlines not to start monkey shipments!’. ‘… The BUAV has received a tip-off that Hainan Airlines, a Chinese airline, has been approached by a laboratory in the USA to start transporting primates from China […]

‘BUAV and ECEAE thank European Commission for an end to animal cosmetics testing in Europe’

March 8, 2013

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Yesterday (7th March), the British Union for the Abolition of Vivisection (BUAV) posted a news item on their web-site titled ‘BUAV and ECEAE thank European Commission for an end to animal cosmetics testing in Europe’. ‘… The BUAV team, together with our partners from the European Coalition to End Animal Experiments (ECEAE), are in Dublin […]

‘Celebrities join Cruelty Free International to celebrate the end of animal cosmetics testing in Europe’

March 6, 2013

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Today (6th March), the British Union for the Abolition of Vivisection (BUAV) posted a news item on their web-site titled ‘Celebrities join Cruelty Free International to celebrate the end of animal cosmetics testing in Europe’. ‘… Cruelty Free International, the global non-profit organization dedicated to ending cosmetics testing on animals worldwide, has been joined by […]

‘BUAV welcomes statement by China Eastern Airlines on primate shipments’

March 5, 2013

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Today (5th March), the British Union for the Abolition of Vivisection (BUAV) posted a news item on their web-site titled ‘BUAV welcomes statement by China Eastern Airlines on primate shipments’. ‘… The BUAV has welcomed a statement made by China Eastern Airlines, one of the few remaining passenger airlines to fly primates to laboratories. The […]

‘Cardiff University picketed over GM mouse experiments: “Agonisingly cruel and without medical benefit”‘

February 28, 2013

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Today (28th February), Animal Aid posted a news item on their web-site titled ‘Cardiff University picketed over GM mouse experiments: “Agonisingly cruel and without medical benefit”‘. ‘…  * Animal Aid brands Cardiff University cancer research programme as ‘agonisingly cruel and medically useless’’ * Genetically modified mice riddled with tumours, suffer internal bleeding and fatal bladder […]

Body Shop and Leona Lewis support global campaign to end animal testing for cosmetics

February 28, 2013

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Today (28th February), the British Union for the Abolition of Vivisection (BUAV) posted a news item on their web-site titled ‘The Body Shop together with their new brand activist Leona Lewis is supporting the Cruelty Free International global campaign to end animal testing for cosmetics’. ‘… We are delighted to announce that The Body Shop […]

‘Countdown to the ban that will end animal testing for new cosmetics in the EU!’

February 27, 2013

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Today (27th February), the British Union for the Abolition of Vivisection (BUAV) posted an item on their web-site titled ‘Countdown to the ban that will end animal testing for new cosmetics in the EU!’. ‘… With only two weeks to go until the import and sale of new animal tested cosmetics is set to be […]

‘BUAV condemns university duplication of chemical tests on animals’

February 21, 2013

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Yesterday (20th February), the British Union for the Abolition of Vivisection (BUAV) issued a media release which they also posted on their web-site titled ‘BUAV condemns university duplication of chemical tests on animals’. ‘… The BUAV has today raised concerns about the growing trend for universities to duplicate animal tests to re-assess the safety of […]

‘BUAV launches Broken Promises campaign calling on the Government to honour its pledge on animal experiments’

February 15, 2013

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Today (15th February), the British Union for the Abolition of Vivisection (BUAV) posted a news item on their web-site titled ‘BUAV launches Broken Promises campaign calling on the Government to honour its pledge on animal experiments’. ‘… Despite a pledge in the Coalition Agreement to ‘work to reduce the use of animals in scientific research’ […]

‘Shocking new report and film expose GM mice lab experiments’

February 13, 2013

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Today (13th February), Animal Aid issued a media release which they also posted on their web-site titled ‘Shocking new report and film expose GM mice lab experiments’. ‘…  * Research programme is ‘frenzied, scientifically irrational and terrifyingly cruel’ * Mice genetically programmed to suffer seizures, burst hearts and self-mutilation. They are poisoned with salt, injected […]

‘BUAV speaks at oral hearing on REACH animal testing appeal case’

February 12, 2013

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Today (12th February), the British Union for the Abolition of Vivisection (BUAV) posted a news item on their web-site titled ‘BUAV speaks at oral hearing on REACH animal testing appeal case’. ‘… The BUAV is today representing the European Coalition to End Animal Experiments (ECEAE) as it presents its case at the oral hearing of […]

‘Cruelty Free International welcomes Scottish Parliament motion on EU cosmetics marketing ban’

February 12, 2013

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Yesterday (11th February), the British Union for the Abolition of Vivisection (BUAV) posted an item on their web-site titled ‘Cruelty Free International welcomes Scottish Parliament motion on EU cosmetics marketing ban’. ‘… Cruelty Free International has today welcomed a motion which has been tabled in the Scottish Parliament in support of the 2013 deadline for […]

‘Save our Monkeys campaign marks its first anniversary’

February 8, 2013

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Today (8th February), the British Union for the Abolition of Vivisection (BUAV) posted an item on their web-site titled ‘Save our Monkeys campaign marks its first anniversary’. ‘… This week the BUAV Save our Monkeys (Sov Nou Zako) campaign is marking our first anniversary. Thank you to everyone who has supported us over the past […]

‘BUAV welcomes recommendation in the U.S. to permanently “retire” chimps’

February 8, 2013

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Today (8th February), the British Union for the Abolition of Vivisection (BUAV) posted an item on their web-site titled ‘BUAV welcomes recommendation in the U.S. to permanently “retire” chimps’. ‘… The BUAV has welcomed a recent recommendation that 310 of the remaining chimpanzees supported by the U.S. government should be permanently ‘retired’ within three to […]