Sellers understand that they are responsible for ensuring their products comply with all applicable federal and state laws, even if the product is not specifically described in our policies. Laws change frequently, so sellers should monitor regulatory changes regularly and take appropriate action.

Prohibited and restricted items

Adult Only products
Animals and wildlife products – examples include live animals, mounted specimens, and ivory
Cell phone (wireless) service contracts
Charity and fundraising
Used undergarments or lingerie
Used or expired cosmetics
Drugs and drug paraphernalia
Embargoed goods and prohibited countries – examples include items from Cuba
Firearms, weapons, and knives – examples include pepper spray, replicas, and stun guns (see also military items)
Opened or expired food items
healthcare items
Hazardous, restricted, or regulated materials – examples include, fireworks, and refrigerants
Human remains and body parts
Lottery tickets
Mailing lists and personal information
Manufacturers’ coupons
Medical drugs, devices, and healthcare – examples include prescription drugs, contact lenses, pacemakers, and surgical instruments
Military items (see also firearms, weapons, and knives)
Multi-level marketing, pyramid, and matrix programs
Offensive material – examples include ethnically or racially offensive material and Nazi memorabilia
Political memorabilia (reproduction)
Prescription drugs
Prohibited services
Real estate
Recalled items
Stocks and other securities
Stolen property