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High levels of toxic chemicals found in fur by new Chinese study

29 NOVEMBER 2018 - Scientific analysis of six fur fashion items purchased from high-street stores in China has revealed potentially dangerous concentrations of toxic chemicals, in one case 250 times a

Negative impact of fur farms on local residents revealed by new Polish research

POLAND, 20 NOVEMBER 2018 - A new Polish research report paints an alarming picture of the impact of fur farms on surrounding local communities. The report, published by Polish socio-economic research

Estonian MPs present a bill to ban fur farming

ESTONIA, NOVEMBER - On 14 November 2018, a bill to ban fur farming in Estonia, starting 2024, was presented to the Estonian parliament by social democrat Barbi Pilvre and 17 other parliament members.

Animal protection organisations call for a #FurFreeIreland

DUBLIN, 14 NOVEMBER 2018 - Today, the Fur Free Alliance and its member organisations ISPCA and Respect for Animals, are highlighting the necessity for a ban on fur farming in Ireland and are backing a

Lithuanian MPs present bill to ban fur farming

VILNIUS, 30 OCTOBER 2018 - Yesterday a bill to ban fur farming in Lithuania was presented at a press conference in the Lithuanian Parliament. The law proposal was introduced by a cross-party group of

Raccoon dogs on a fur farm

Prada Targeted by Animal Protection Organizations Worldwide over use of Fur

6 SEPTEMBER 2018 – Today, the Fur Free Alliance launched a global campaign with help from Care2 urging fashion brand Prada to join its competitors—including Gucci, Versace, Armani, Michael Kors,