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Containers for flammable, liquid fuels

If you list products on our store, you must comply with all federal, provincial, territorial and local laws, and our policies applicable to those products and product listings, including this policy.

Flammable liquid containers covered by this policy

Flammable liquid containers are disposable or reusable necked bottle containers that are pre-filled with, or are designed and marketed to contain, a flammable liquid substance for use as a fuel.

Our policy for flammable liquid containers

Amazon requires that all flammable liquid containers have been tested to and comply with the specific regulation and standard requirements listed below:

Product Regulation/standard requirements
Flammable liquid containers
  • ASTM F3429/F3429M – 20 (Standard Specification for Performance of Flame Mitigation Devices Installed in Disposable and Pre-Filled Flammable Liquid Containers)

Required information

We may request this information from you at any time, so we recommend that you have it easily accessible:

  • Your company name (if applicable) and seller ID
  • Your contact information: email address and phone number
  • A list of all flammable liquid containers that you list
  • Images of the product and product packaging, as applicable, for all flammable liquid containers that you list. Images must include all sides of the product and product packaging for our review
  • Test reports from an ISO 17025-accredited laboratory confirming that each product was tested to applicable requirements listed above

Some labs provide special Amazon rates for testing. To find more information about these providers, visit the Service provider network.

How to submit information

If we contact you for compliance documents, complete the following steps to submit the requested information:

  1. In Seller Central, select the Performance tab, and choose Account Health.
  2. Under Product compliance requests in the bottom-right corner of the page, click Documentation requests.
  3. Click Provide documentation or appeal next to the product.
  4. Select No to upload documents.
  5. Follow the steps in the Submit required documents section.

Note: Test reports must contain images of the tested products that are sufficient to demonstrate that the product tested is the same as the product listed on the detail page.

Policy violations

If you do not provide the required information by the applicable deadline, we may take the following actions:

  • Remove the relevant product listings
  • Suspend your ability to add new products, listing privileges, or both
  • Withhold any payments due to you

We reserve the right to take any further actions that may be necessary in our sole discretion.

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