Weekly News Round-up 01 August 22

Weekly News Round-up 01 August 22

French Decree to Ban Plant-Based Use of Meat-Like Terminology SUSPENDED The French Conseil d’Etat, France’s highest court, has just now expressed serious doubt about the legality of the proposed ban of meat-like terminology for plant-based producers in France, and...
Weekly News Round-up 25 July 22

Weekly News Round-up 25 July 22

Department of Transportation Ends Animal Testing Requirement! This week, with encouragement from PETA, the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) expanded its acceptance of animal-free skin testing. This change will encourage companies to use animal-free tests. Read...
Here comes the sun…care!

Here comes the sun…care!

Summer is well underway and as we look up at beautiful blue skies with the sun shining down on us, we’re reminded just how important sun care is to our daily skin care routines. After taking a short-term hit during covid, sunscreen and skin protection sales are...
Weekly News Round-Up 18 July 22

Weekly News Round-Up 18 July 22

Lush to feature at Bluedot Festival for the first time! From Thursday 21st July to Sunday 24th July 2022, festival goers at Bluedot Festival will be able to freshen up and feel lusher than they arrived by visiting Lush’s various activations throughout the event, set...
Biosurfactants: the lowdown

Biosurfactants: the lowdown

What are surfactants? The term surfactant derives from the words surface active agent and they work by reducing the surface tension between two things that don’t usually mix, like oil and water, making it easier for them to be next to each other. For example, when...
A Day in the Life of a Scientist II

A Day in the Life of a Scientist II

Our lab team is vital to our success and one of the key components of that team are our scientist IIs. I caught up with Hannah Goldsby to discover what it takes to excel as a scientist II in an animal-free testing lab… Tell us about a typical day as a scientist...