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Unauthorized Items

Below is a list of common unauthorized items that can not be shipped.

***Transportation shipment provider has the right to refuse any item that may endanger your shipment.

Combustible liquids
  • Alcohol
  • Antifreeze Compounds
  • Camphor Oil
  • Combustible Fluid Cleaners
  • Chlorinated Hydrocarbons in Decorative Lamps
Corrosive liquids
  • Battery With Acid
  • Disinfectants
  • Dyes
  • Flame Retardant Compounds
  • Sulfuric Acid
  • Iron/Steel Rust Preventing Compound
  • Iron/Steel Rust Removing Compound
  • Paint
  • Paint Related Materials
  • Muriatic Acid
  • Nitric Acid
  • Photographic Acids
  • Ammunition
  • Black Powder
  • Blasting Caps
  • Dynamite or Similar Explosives
  • Explosive Auto Alarms
  • Fireworks
  • Fuse lighters
  • Igniters
  • Primers
  • Propellants
  • Signal Flares
  • Smokeless Poweder
  • Souvenir Explosives (war items)
  • Spear Guns w/charged heads
  • Toy Propellants or Smoke Device
  • Acetone
  • Adhesives (glues, cements)
  • Ammonia
  • Charcoal Briquettes
  • Cleaning Fluids
  • Compound 3 Weed Killers
  • Denatured Alcohol
  • Enamel
  • Gasoline
  • Insecticides
  • Kerosene
  • Lacquer
  • Leather Dressing or Bleach
  • lighter Fluids
  • liquors (and single container exceeding 1 gallon)
  • Matches
  • Wood Oil Stains
  • Paint
  • Paint or Varnish Remover
  • Propane Tanks (non-purged)
  • Other Gas used For Cooking/Heating
  • Shellac
  • liquid Shoe Polish
  • Plastic Solvents
  • Wood Filler
Compressed Gases
  • Engine Starting Fluids
  • Fire Extinguishers
  • Contstruction Gases (welding)
  • Scuba Tanks (see note)
Aerosol Cans
  • Containing a Flammable gas
  • Flammable liquids
  • Containing a Corrsive Substance

NOTE: Only those scuba diving tanks containing not more than 25 pounds per square inch at 70 degrees Fahrenheit may be shipped as in personal property. Servicing for shipment will include:

  1. Written certification of purging serviced by dive shop or licensed individual qualified to perform purging. A tag or label must be affixed to the tank certifying service was performed.
  2. Completely empty tank, remove the valve and replace valve with plug designed for this purpose.

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