How To Ship Special-Care or Regulated Items

Not every shipment is as easy as pack and ship. There are some items that require more attention before they can be sent off to their destination.

Shipping Hazardous Materials Guide

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Learn how to safely and successfully transport hazardous materials with your UPS contract.

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Not sure if something qualifies as hazardous? Here’s a list of common items that could be hazardous.

What Can and Can’t Be Shipped?

There are certain prohibited items that we will ship on a contractual basis, and some we won’t, due to laws or regulations. Find out more information on those items to make sure you’re ready.

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