Palmer’s is not cruelty-free. They may test on animals, either themselves, through their suppliers, or through a third party. Brands who fall under this category could also be funding animal testing by selling products in mainland China, where it's required by law.
“At Palmer’s, we love animals as much as you do and are proud to be an animal testing/cruelty- free company. We do not test any of our finished goods products on animals. We also have implemented a verification policy to ensure that our raw ingredient vendors have not tested any of the ingredients in our formulas on animals past an industry-standard fixed date.
Palmer’s sells products to distributors around the globe including South East Asia who in turn sells to countries in Asia- including China.
We do not allow any third parties to test on animals in the US.“
Although Palmer’s as a company do not test their finished products or ingredients on animals, they nevertheless distribute their products to mainland China, which means they pay others to test their products on animals where required by law. Palmer’s is not cruelty-free.
To learn more about animal testing laws in China, click here.
Palmer’s is not owned by a parent company that tests on animals.
Yes, Palmer’s is available for sale in stores in mainland China. This means that their products were likely tested on animals in mainland China.
No, Palmer’s is not certified by any organizations.
Palmer’s 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.
Most brands don't publicly display their full animal testing policies. We contact brands directly with our questions in order to get their complete policy. If any brand states that they, their suppliers, or any third party test on animals, the brand is listed as "not cruelty-free."
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