This is from an exchange of questions and answers. Denice at SW Followup Response: None of our paints contain animal ingredients. Also none of our colors contain animal ingredients.
What is Sherwin-Williams paint made of?
Alkyd paints are commonly made from oil and emit high levels of volatile organic compounds. The technology being used by Sherwin-Williams results in low-VOC, water-based paints that are made from recycled plastic bottles and soybean oil.
Is Wilko wall paint vegan?
Wilko home brand paints
Our intention is to continue working with all suppliers and partners to ensure that we meet our pledges on animal welfare on all relevant products across all of our ranges.
Is Benjamin Moore owned by Sherwin Williams?
When it comes to the paint they both work very well. There may be slight differences in one product vs another but only a professional painter could tell. Benjamin Moore stores are locally owned while Sherwin Williams stores are corporate-owned.
How do you know if paint is vegan?
It is a dairy product, so if you are looking for vegan paint, you need to make sure it does not contain casein. Beeswax: A lot of paints use beeswax as a binding agent. Beeswax is a wax produced by a certain genus of honey bees.
Is Benjamin Moore paint vegan?
If you search either “vegan” or “cruelty-free” on Benjamin Moore’s site, there are no results, so it’s safe to say that Benjamin Moore is not cruelty-free, unfortunately.