was established in November 1944 by a group of vegetarians led by Elsie Shrigley and Donald Watson.
Currently, the Vegan Society is one of the most respected and influential vegan societies in the world. Its main idea is the exclusion of any violence over the animal world. First of all, the consumption of any animal products in food, the use of animals of all sorts of experiences in medical and cosmetic industries, the use of GMOs from animal genes. Sign Vegan (a Vegan) can be used by manufacturers around the world to determine their products as vegan. Such companies pay an annual membership fee Vegan Society. Membership fees will go to charity.
Requirements for certified cosmetics:
1. Prohibition of use of any products or components of animal origin for the production of cosmetics. In the cosmetic composition should not be included even milk and honey.
2. The inadmissibility of carrying out of experiences over animals in testing cosmetic products or their components at the initiative of the manufacturer, on his behalf, or other persons under the control of the manufacturer.
3. It is forbidden to use any GMOs, which include the genes of animals.