Skip to main content

Animals (Experiments)

Volume 79: debated on Monday 20 May 1985

The text on this page has been created from Hansard archive content, it may contain typographical errors.

asked the Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food if he will seek powers to include in the test guidelines associated with the pesticides safety precautions scheme, a requirement that in vitro alternatives to living animals are used to determine eye irritancy, particularly with reference to known or suspected severe irritants; and if he will make a statement.

I refer the hon. Member to the reply given to the hon. Member for Woolwich (Mr. Cartwright) on 15 April at column 23.