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How do you ship hazardous materials & chemicals?

How do you ship hazardous materials & chemicals?

Please review the following guidelines and restrictions regarding hazardous materials shipping before placing any order for these products.


- What is a hazardous material?

  • Hazardous materials are any product which contains any flamable or otherwise potentially dangerous liquid, fluid or gas. These will included items such as paints, cleaners, waxes, gas or oil filled shocks or struts among others. These items require special handling and chemical labeling and can ONLY be shipped via ground carrier, therefore shipments may be delayed once your order has left our warehouse. Please contact us prior to placing your order if you have any questions regarding any products.
  • - Where does Brandsport ship to?

  • 48 contiguous United States - Hazardous materials can be shipped within the 48 contiguous United States via Ground service only. UPS considers these types of shipments to be consumer commodities and these shipments will not be delayed. USPS however, considers these types of shipments to be hazardous materials, which can take 3-5 weeks for delivery once the package has shipped.

  • Hawaii & Alaska - We can ship paints, cleaners, & waxes to Hawaii and Alaska using USPS shipping methods only and these shipments will take 3-5 weeks for delivery.

  • Canada - Hazardous materials can be shipped to Canada via UPS Canada Standard only and will take up to 1-2 weeks for delivery.