Many conventional cleaners are still tested on animals, and that's no guarantee that they are safe. Even if a product has blinded an animal, it can still be marketed to you! Don't spend a fortune on dozens of different chemical-laden cleaners for every type of stain, spill, and spot in your house. It's easy to whip up your own homemade, environmentally safe, and animal-friendly cleaning potions with ingredients that you probably already have around the house.
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If making your own cleaners isn't for you, there are plenty of cruelty-free products available in health food stores, as well as in mainstream grocery and department stores. Method products—including laundry detergents and softeners, dishwashing liquids, all-purpose cleaners, home fragrances, hand soaps, and more—are available at Target and many other stores and are easy on animals and the environment, but they're tough when it comes to fighting grime! Seventh Generation household cleaners, laundry and dishwashing soaps, and baby and feminine-care products are never tested on animals and are always environmentally friendly. Check out PETA's searchable database for a full listing of the best cruelty-free cleaners available!
Almost all of us grew up eating meat, wearing leather, and going to circuses and zoos. We never considered the impact of these actions on the animals involved. For whatever reason, you are now asking the question: Why should animals have rights? Read more.