Important: If you supply products for sale on Amazon, you must comply with all federal, state, and local laws and Amazon policies applicable to those products and product listings.
Amazon’s policies require that certain fire and other safety products sold through the Amazon must meet specified certification standards. To sell these products on Amazon, you must apply by submitting the following information to firstname.lastname@example.org:
*If you have questions about NIOSH standards for smoke masks, see NIOSH-Approved Filtering Facepiece Respirators.
You certify that all materials that you submit are true, authentic, and accurate.
Note: Amazon may remove your selling privileges for failing to meet these requirements.
Fire and other safety product definitions
Smoke alarms issue a local audible or visual alarm to notify the presence of smoke as an indicator of fire. These products are typically found in homes.
Smoke detectors issue a signal to a fire alarm control panel, as part of a larger fire safety system, to notify the presence of smoke as an indicator of fire. These products are typically found in commercial environments.
Carbon monoxide alarms
Carbon monoxide alarms are intended to raise a local audible alarm before dangerous levels of carbon monoxide accumulate. Carbon monoxide alarms are intended to detect the presence of carbon monoxide from sources such as, but not limited to, exhaust from internal-combustion engines, abnormal operation of fuel-fired appliances, and fireplaces.
Water-based agent fire extinguishers
Water-based agent fire extinguishers extinguish or control small fires by removing the heating element of the fire triangle with a water based agent.
Carbon dioxide fire extinguishers
Carbon dioxide fire extinguishers extinguish the fire by removing the oxygen element of the fire triangle, and also by removing the heat with a very cold discharge.
Dry chemical fire extinguishers
Dry chemical fire extinguishers extinguish the fire primarily by interrupting the chemical reaction of the fire triangle.
Water fire extinguishers
Water fire extinguishers extinguish the fire by removing the oxygen element of the fire triangle, and also by removing the heat with a very cold discharge.
Fire and smoke masks are air-purifying respiratory-protective smoke escape devices (RPEDs). It includes air-purifying respirators that protect a person from a fire by removing harmful contaminants from the inhaled air. Such products may use a filter, cartridge, canister, sorbent, or catalyst; or a combination of these items, to remove such contaminants.