Here is a partial list of goods, services, and content prohibited on Vritual Swap Meet:
- weapons; firearms/guns and components – allowed after review are BB/pellet, stun, and spear guns, airsoft and paintball.
- ammunition, clips, cartridges, reloading materials, gunpowder, fireworks, explosives.
- offers, solicitation, or facilitation of illegal prostitution and/or sex trafficking
- exploitation or endangerment of minors; child pornography
- recalled items; hazardous materials; body parts/fluids; unsanitized bedding/clothing
- prescription drugs, medical devices; controlled substances and related items
- alcohol or tobacco; unpackaged or adulterated food or cosmetics
- pet sales (re-homing with small adoption fee ok), animal parts, stud service
- endangered, imperiled and/or protected species and any parts thereof, e.g. ivory
- false, misleading, deceptive, or fraudulent content; bait and switch; keyword spam
- offensive, obscene, defamatory, threatening, or malicious postings or email
- anyone’s personal, identifying, confidential or proprietary information
- food stamps, WIC vouchers, SNAP or WIC goods, governmental assistance
- stolen property, property with serial number removed/altered, burglary tools, etc
- ID cards, licenses, police insignia, government documents, birth certificates, etc
- US military items not demilitarized in accord with Defense Department policy
- counterfeit, replica, or pirated items; tickets or gift cards that restrict transfer
- lottery or raffle tickets, sweepstakes entries, slot machines, gambling items
- spam; miscategorized, overposted, cross-posted, or nonlocal content
- postings or email the primary purpose of which is to drive traffic to a website
- postings or email offering, promoting, or linking to unsolicited products or services
- affiliate marketing; network, or multi-level marketing; pyramid schemes
- any good, service, or content that violates the law or legal rights of others
Please don’t use this iste for these purposes, and flag anyone else you see doing so.
Thanks for helping keep Virtual Swap Meet a safe and useful environment for everyone.
Unlawful sales of recalled items are prohibited
Please be sure items are safe to use and legal to sell.
- Consumer Product Safety Commission (cpsc.gov)
- Reseller’s Guide to Selling Safer Products
- SaferProducts.gov (saferproducts.gov)
- Recalls.gov (recalls.gov)
- Safercar.gov (safercar.gov)