Search

Nevada bans cosmetics animal testing by 2020

1 June 2019


Nevada has become the latest US state to adopt a law banning the sale of cosmetics tested on animals.


Nevada governor Steve Sisolak signed into law 1 June The Nevada Cruelty Free Cosmetics Act (SB 197) which prohibits the sale of any cosmetic product that has been tested on animals after January 1, 2020.


The ban covers any products intended to be applied or introduced into the human body for cleansing, beautifying or hygiene purposes.


It extends only to testing conducted prior to 1 January 2020. And like with similar legislation in Illinois and California, there are several exemptions carved out, for example where testing is required by a foreign, federal or another state regulatory agency.


Read full article here.

26 views

Recent Posts

See All

Cruelty Free Accredited Sanitisers

Make sure your hands are clean and cruelty free! We've put together a list of CCF accredited companies which produce hand sanitisers and soaps which do not test on animals. We'll update the list as mo

© 2019 by Choose Cruelty Free Ltd. Proudly created by Sons of Smith

Choose Cruelty Free acknowledge that we meet and operate on the land of the Wurundjeri people of the Kulin Nation, and that sovereignty of the land of the Kulin Nation was never ceded. We pay our respects to their ancestors and elders - past, present, and emerging.