20 Jul '12, 9pm

Israel Says No to Mazor Farm | Care2 Causes

Israel Says No to Mazor Farm | Care2 Causes

Will animal experimentation soon be a thing of the past? Thanks to Israel , it just got tougher for companies in the USA to purchase primates for experimentation. Due partly to the efforts of dedicated animal advocates in Israel and throughout the globe, Gilad Erdan, Minister of Environmental Protection — who oversees Israel Nature and Parks Authority (INPA) — has refused Mazor Farm permission to transport primates to SNBL (Shin Nippon Biomedical Laboratories) in Texas. Facebook’s Shut Down Mazor Farm page played an active role in this effort. Yuval Ron, who authored the Care2 petition asking Israel not to approve sending Mazor Farm primates to SNBL, notified me of Erdan’s decision. “I sincerely hope that that was the last nail in Mazor’s coffin,” said Ron. “SNBL has cancelled their order and it is unlikely that they will ever work with them again. Considering that they ar...

Full article: http://www.care2.com/causes/success-israel-says-no-to-maz...

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