Regular updates on what’s happening with Lush Prize
A new report from the Lush Prize estimates that globally more than nine million laboratory animals were subjected to chemical safety tests in 2013.
Mauritius is the second largest supplier of monkeys for the research industry in the world, exporting up to 10,000 animals every year.
Approaching his 60th birthday, founder of Lush Cosmetics Mark Constantine felt frustrated that things were moving in the wrong direction.
The use of ‘virtual fish’ in establishing the toxicity and concentration of man-made chemicals is to be investigated by scientists at Plymouth University.