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Animal Experiments

Question for Department for Business, Innovation and Skills

UIN 216683, tabled on 1 December 2014

To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Innovation and Skills, what research his Department has commissioned on the contribution of testing households products and their ingredients on animals to the UK economy; and if he will make a statement.

Answered on

8 December 2014

The Department for Business, Innovation & Skills has not commissioned research on the contribution of testing household products and their ingredients on animals to the UK economy.

Animal testing in the UK is licensed through the Home Office.

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Department for Business, Innovation and Skills