Vegan is defined as: no animal or animal by-products to include flesh, bones, dairy, eggs, honey, fur, leather, wool, down feathers, and cosmetics or chemical products tested on animals.
In order for products approved to carry the Certified Vegan Logo, they must:
- Not contain meat, fish, fowl, animal by-products, eggs or egg products, milk or milk products
- Involve no animal testing of ingredients or finished product by supplier, producer, manufacturer or independent party
- Provide supplier verification that animal products were not used in the manufacturing of ingredients
- Contain no known animal-derived GMOs or genes used to manufacture ingredients or finished products