Pharmaceuticals and cosmetics
Founded in 1962 by Pierre Fabre, today it is France's third largest pharmaceutical company, with sales in over 130 countries.
|Pierre Fabre Laboratories||FRA||website|
|Pierre Fabre Laboratories|
While this company claims to have "stopped tests on animals many years ago", they do not appear on the cruelty free lists of PETA, Leaping Bunny or CCF, nor do they appear on PETA's list of companies who do test on animals. However this company sells products in China (eau-thermale-avene.cn), where cosmetics products must, by law, be tested on animals.
[Source 2013][More on Animal Testing]
This company uses microbeads in some of its personal care products. These particles are not retained by wastewater treatment so end up in the ocean. While microbeads aren't thought to be a health hazard to consumers, they are a threat to the marine environment.
[Source 2014][More on Oceans]
Skin Deep is an online safety guide to cosmetics and personal care products and their potential hazards and health concerns, with over 69,000 products rated from 1 (low hazard) to 10 (high hazard).
[Source 2016][More on Product Safety]
This company has a number of sustainability claims on its website including contributing to health and well-being, advocating for pharmaceutical ethics in all we do, respecting biodiversity, encouraging employee shareholding, and belonging to a foundation of public utility.
[Source 2013][More on Sustainability Reporting]
|Revenue||2 billion euros in 2012|
|# Employees||10,000+ in 2012|