Watermans is 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 cruelty free. Watermans has joined PETA cruelty free certification programme; therefore, in 2022, Watermans should be rightfully considered cruelty free.

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

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

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

Watermans has its headquarters in the UK. Animal testing is prohibited in the UK. A complete list of animal testing regulations by country is available here.

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

Watermans manufactures its products in UK. Animal testing is prohibited in the UK. A complete list of animal testing regulations by country is available here.

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

PETA verified that Watermans products are not sold in countries, including but not limited to mainland China, where animal testing is legally required.

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

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

Watermans animal testing statement

“Yes, all of our products are cruelty free and not tested on animals. Our products are made in the UK and testing on animals is illegal.” – the quote is taken from the official website.

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Cruelty Free Claim ≠ Cruelty Free Brand

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Conclusion

In 2022, Watermans cruelty free status is verified by PETA; therefore, Watermans should be regarded as cruelty free.

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