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Food & Beverage

The content below is for guidance only. Amazon reserves the right to remove any listing it considers to be inappropriate for sale for any reason.

Examples of Permitted Listings

Reminder: all listings and products must comply with all applicable laws and regulations.

  • Food is permitted as long as it is correctly packaged, labelled and delivered, and complies with all applicable regulations. All listings must comply with the EU regulation on the provision of food information to consumers. All ingredients must be lawful and within permitted quantity or concentration limits.
  • All food products offered for sale on an Amazon website must (as a minimum) be labelled in the language of that website. For example, all food products offered for sale on Amazon.se must (as a minimum) be in Swedish.
  • All food products offered for sale on an Amazon website must comply with all applicable EU and local laws, including but not limited to food information and labelling regulations (such as Regulation 1169/2011/EC).

Examples of Prohibited Listings

  • Prohibited animal products including products containing ingredients from shark, dolphin, whale, or porpoise.
  • Products that are adulterated or misbranded.
  • Products that have had their packaging altered in such a way that removes or obscures any identifying codes placed on the packaging by the manufacturer or distributor, such as lot numbers or serial numbers.
  • Products that an official or governmental entity, whether national or not, has determined present an unreasonable risk of injury or illness or that are not safe for human consumption, such as:
    • Beef thiophene ("3-acetyl-2, 5-dimethylthiophene")
    • Bentonite Clay
    • Kava kava
  • Products that have passed their expiration or "use by" dates.
  • Unregistered novel foods according to the Novel Food Catalogue of the European Commission, such as:
    • Miracle berry
    • Globe amaranth
    • Pueraria Mirificia
    • Epimedium
  • Other products, such as:
    • Foie gras.
    • Jelly mini-cup sweets.
    • Frog legs.
  • Food containing any illegal drug.
  • Food with any health claim not allowed under the EU Health Claims Regulation.
  • Hemp gummies and other similar hemp products

Note: Sellers who list prohibited items can have their selling permissions removed, either temporarily or permanently.

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