Question: What Items Cannot Be Sent Through The US Mail?

USPS International Shipping Prohibited Items

  • Aerosols.
  • Air Bags.
  • Alcoholic Beverages.
  • Ammunition.
  • Cigarettes.
  • Dry Ice.
  • Explosives.
  • Fresh Fruits and Vegetables.

What Cannot be sent in the mail?

Open or Close content below Cigarettes, Cigars, & Tobacco

Cigarettes and smokeless tobacco are restricted items and can only be mailed in limited circumstances. Customers are advised to review the Cigarettes, Cigars, and Tobacco Definitions and Mailability.

What items Cannot be sent by post?

Full list of prohibited items:

  1. Acetone.
  2. Aerosols of any kind including saline solution and cosmetics.
  3. Aluminium chloride.
  4. Antiques.
  5. Arsenic.
  6. Asbestos.
  7. Batteries including lithium-ion batteries, sent individually or as part of an electric device.
  8. Benzene.

What can you send by mail?

Envelopes, Boxes and Packaging

Letters, bills, greeting cards, and other documents can be sent in standard white, manila, or recycled paper envelopes. These envelopes, along with stationery and prepaid First-Class™ Mail postcards and envelopes, can be purchased at most post offices.

Can inhalers be sent in the mail?

How do I ship an asthma inhaler from Boston to Orlando? just go into the post office and tell the employee at the counter what it is, they’ll know how to mail it. This means that without proper medical licensing you can receive prescription drugs, but you cannot, under any circumstance, mail them.