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The European Parliament has releases a resolution to call for a global ban on cosmetics animal testing on February 22, 2018.
This Resolution proposes for a global ban on animal testing for cosmetic products as well as on the selling of cosmetics tested on animals before 2023. This Resolution calls on the European Commission, Council and its member states to advocate for a global ban on animal testing for cosmetics in meetings with institutions from other countries, regions and at the international level, with the UN secretary-general.
The resolution was approved unanimously by 63 votes, with 1 abstention. It will be put to a vote at Parliament’s March plenary session in Strasbourg.