It's currently unclear whether or not Aussie is cruelty-free, since they haven't provided enough information. Some brands that fall under this category refuse to share their complete animal testing policy or answer questions about their cruelty-free status.
“Working alongside PETA scientists, Aussie took careful steps to ensure that its products are never tested on animals in China—a country notorious for its animal-testing requirements for cosmetics. In China, Aussie sells only domestically manufactured non–special use products, which are not required to be tested on animals.”
Unfortunately, because of the potential risk of post-market animal testing, although small, we don’t consider Aussie to be cruelty-free.
Aussie is now certified by PETA. However, we don’t consider them to be cruelty-free. This is because they still sell in China, where there’s a small risk of post-market animal testing. Please read this post for all the details.
Aussie is owned by Procter & Gamble, a company that tests on animals. Not only is Aussie not cruelty-free but neither is their parent company.
Yes, Aussie is available for sale in stores in mainland China. This means that their products were likely tested on animals in mainland China.
No, Aussie is not certified by any organizations.
Aussie might offer some vegan products, however because this company is not cruelty-free, we recommend avoiding any products they offer even if they are vegan.
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