Products sold on the Amazon.co.jp website must comply with all applicable laws. Sellers are legally liable for their actions and transactions, which means sellers must be aware of the law governing any product they offer for sale on Amazon.co.jp. This includes the sale of products by individuals outside Japan. Products prohibited for sale on the Amazon.co.jp website include the following:
The sale of products by a seller who has not obtained required licenses, registrations or notifications to sell the said products in Japan, or the sale of products that are not approved or licensed for sale in Japan, are prohibited.
For more details, please see METI’s Consumer Products Safety Act page:
A seller who is any of the following: manufacturer, importer, and distributor has a duty to ensure that a gas product has the PSTG or PSLPG mark which indicates that the product conforms to the technical standard.
Web page related to PSTG http://www.meti.go.jp/policy/consumer/seian/gasji/index.html
Web page related to PSLPG http://www.meti.go.jp/policy/consumer/seian/ekiseki/index.html
When handling containers, etc., please note the following points in accordance with the High Pressure Gas Safety Act.
METI - High Pressure Gas Top Page (Japanese) https://www.meti.go.jp/policy/safety_security/industrial_safety/sangyo/hipregas/index.html
“Use of Scuba Diving Tank without imprinting etc. (Caution)”(Japanese) https://www.meti.go.jp/policy/safety_security/industrial_safety/oshirase/2020/08/20200821_kouatsu_1.html
“Filling of carbon dioxide cylinders without imprinting etc. (Caution)” (Japanese)https://www.meti.go.jp/policy/safety_security/industrial_safety/oshirase/2020/09/20200918_kouatsu.html
High Pressure Gas Security Act (Japanese and English) http://www.japaneselawtranslation.go.jp/law/detail/?ft=2&yo=%E9%AB%98%E5%9C%A7%E3%82%AC%E3%82%B9%E4%BF%9D%E5%AE%89%E6%B3%95
Web page related to the Act on Prevention of Radiation Hazards due to Radioisotopes, etc.https://www.nsr.go.jp/activity/ri_kisei/kiseihou/
Products regulated under the Act on the Regulation of Nuclear Source Material, Nuclear Fuel Material and Reactors.
Web page related to the Act on the Regulation of Nuclear Source Material, Nuclear Fuel Material and Reactors.http://www.nsr.go.jp/law_kijyun/law/003/index.html
For details of Household Goods Quality Labeling Law, please see the following websites of Consumer Affairs Agency:
For details, please see the following Act on Specified Commercial Transactions page:
(English and Japanese)http://www.japaneselawtranslation.go.jp/law/detail/?id=2065&vm=04&re=01
For details, please see the following links and relevant local regulations.
Waste Disposal and Public Cleansing Law(Japanese)
Various government agencies publish lists of such parties (Denied Parties Lists).
In addition, many countries maintain trade sanctions and ebargo programs against specific countries (Sanctioned Countries), such that unlicensed transactions involving those embargoed countries are prohibited or restricted.
In order to comply with these and other legal requirements, it is Amazon's general policy that items imported from or originating in the following countries and regions may not be sold on Amazon:
No shipments or sales to parties in any of these countries or Syria may be conducted through Amazon.