Gold Bond is NOT certified cruelty free.

At present, unless the brand has proven its cruelty free status by joining a cruelty free certification programme, it should not be considered rightfully cruelty free. Gold Bond has not joined any known cruelty free certification programmes; therefore, in 2022, Gold Bond should not be regarded as cruelty free.

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Cruelty Free Certification = Cruelty Free Brand

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Gold Bond Brand Analysis

Is Gold Bond affiliated with a parent or manufacturing company that tests on animals?

To our knowledge, Gold Bond is not at present and has never been affiliated with a parent or manufacturing company that tests on animals.

Has Gold Bond ever dropped out of a cruelty free certification programme?

To our knowledge, Gold Bond has never dropped out of a cruelty free certification programme.

Is testing cosmetics on animals permitted or prohibited in the country where Gold Bond has its headquarters?

Gold Bond has its headquarters in the US. Animal testing is permitted in the US; however, it is not mandatory. A complete list of animal testing regulations by country is available here.

Is testing cosmetics on animals permitted or prohibited in the country where Gold Bond products are manufactured?

We are unable to confirm where Gold Bond manufactures its products. A complete list of animal testing regulations by country is available here.

Is Gold Bond sold in countries, including but not limited to mainland China, where animal testing is legally required?

We are unable to confirm whether Gold Bond products are sold in countries, including but not limited to mainland China, where animal testing is legally required.

Does Gold Bond hold any vegan or vegetarian certifications? Could Gold Bond products be considered rightfully vegan?

Gold Bond does not hold any vegan or vegetarian certifications; therefore, none of the products could be considered rightfully vegan.

Gold Bond animal testing statement

No public statements.

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Cruelty Free Claim ≠ Cruelty Free Brand

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Conclusion

In 2022, Gold Bond cruelty free status remains unverified; therefore, Gold Bond should not be considered cruelty free.


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