Covance Animal Testing Lab in the News
- From: www.adlaz.org
Phoenix TV News Examines Covance Controversy
This past Wednesday, Phoenix NBC affiliate Channel 12 covered
Covance Corporation's plan to build an animal testing facility in
Chandler. The segment includes undercover video footage filmed at
Covance Laboratory and an excellent interview with ADLA volunteer
and Covance opponent Jan McClellan.
The TV station currently has a link to the Jan. 18 broadcast posted
on their website. Go to
Wednesday, January 18, scroll down to `research lab protested by
animal rights activists'.
Covance Laboratories one of the world's largest animal-testing
laboratories, the world's largest breeder of dogs for experiments,
and one of the biggest importers of wild-caught monkeys into the
United States is planning to build a 400,000-square-foot testing
facility in Chandler.
Covance is under investigation by two federal agencies for allegedly
striking, choking, and tormenting primates in its Virginia
laboratory. You can watch a videotape at http://www.CovanceCruelty.com
What You Can Do
Please thank Channel 12 for informing the public about Covance.
Visit http://www.azcentral.com/12news/contact/ to call or send an
email to the station.
For more information on what you can do to stop Covance, visit