Hazmat Restrictions

Updated 2 years ago by Travis R

Dangerous goods (also called Hazmat) are substances or materials that might pose a risk while storing, handling, or transporting because they contain flammable, pressurized, corrosive, or otherwise harmful substances. The list of products below does not contain every potential dangerous good in each category, but represent the types of dangerous goods that you might encounter among your listings, and can therefore serve as good examples to increase your ability to identify dangerous goods.

Below is a list of some examples of hazmat regulated products on the Amazon marketplace:

Apparel

  • Hats and vests with rechargeable batteries
  • Hat stiffener
  • Apparel stain remover

Automotive

  • Engine and tire care
  • Interior and paint care
  • Oils and fluids
  • Lead-acid batteries
  • Spillable and non-spillable batteries
  • Airbags

Baby

  • Baby grooming and skincare
  • Antibacterial products

Beauty and personal care

  • Spray deodorants
  • Hairspray
  • Hair colors
  • Perfume
  • Essential oils
  • Self-tanning lotions and sprays
  • Antiseptics and disinfectants
  • Verruca and wart treatments
  • Insect repellents
  • Aftershave treatments
  • Cleaning cartridges (electric shavers)
  • Hair removal solutions and treatments
  • Shaving creams or foams
  • Nail polish

Books

  • Songbooks
  • Magazines with beauty product samples
  • E-books devices, e-readers

Consumer electronics

  • Powerbanks
  • Cell phones
  • Chargers and batteries
  • Darkroom supplies
  • Speakers

Food and beverages

  • Aromatic essential oils
  • Products with high alcohol content
  • Foods in pressurized container / aerosol format (e.g., whipped cream)
  • Spirits

Health and household

  • Cleansers and cleaners
  • Dishwashing liquids and powders
  • Laundry liquids and powders

Home improvement

  • Grills
  • Pest and insect control

Office

  • Cartridges and toners
  • Equipment cleansers
  • Tape, adhesives and glue
  • Markers, highlighters, pens and refills

Pet products

  • Ear and eye care
  • Flea, fly, mosquito, lice and tick control
  • Itch remedies
  • Deodorizers
  • Aquarium glass cleaners
  • Aquarium water treatments and test kits

Shoes

  • Light-up shoes
  • Sole and shoe stain remover
  • Shoe polish

Sports and outdoor

  • Airsoft supplies
  • Camp stoves
  • Hand warmers
  • E-bikes and e-scooters
  • Bike tools and equipment
  • Spillable and non-spillable batteries
  • Life-saving vests

Toys

  • Battery-operated toys
  • Arts and crafts
  • Building kits
  • Chemistry sets
  • Painting and repair kits
  • Kits with sprays
  • Crackers

Video games

  • Controllers
  • Wireless and Bluetooth headset
  • Gamepads


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