EPA Replaces Skin Allergy Tests on Animals

After years of scientific input from PETA scientists on animal-free test methods, the Environmental Protection Agency announced that it will accept non-animal tests to determine whether pesticides and certain chemicals cause skin allergies in humans, sparing thousands of mice and guinea pigs from painful tests.

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 Ingrid E. Newkirk

“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

— Ingrid E. Newkirk, PETA President and co-author of Animalkind