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List of Prohibited Articles for Shipping

Prohibited Items

Examples of articles prohibited by UPS include:

  • Bank bills, notes or currency (other than coin)
  • Fireworks
  • Fully regulated dangerous goods (except as expressly provided in the “UPS Tariff/Terms and Conditions of Service – United States”)
  • Hazardous waste or hazardous waste service
  • Human and animal corpses, cremated or disinterred remains
  • Shipments prohibited by law
  • Ivory
  • Marijuana, including marijuana intended for medicinal use
  • Postage stamps
  • Shark fins
  • Vape products in the U.S.

For more information and access to the full list of Prohibited and Restricted Items: UPS Tariff Terms and Conditions of Service