Chemical and toxic substances

Chemicals that pose a risk to the health of passengers and crew are prohibited and cannot be carried in either hand or hold baggage. Including but not limited to:

  • oxidisers and organic peroxides, including bleach and car body repair kits
  • acids and alkalis such as spillable 'wet' batteries
  • corrosives or bleaching substances inclusing mercury and chlorine
  • vehicle batteries and vehicle fuel systems
  • disabling or incapacitating sprays including mace, pepper spray and tear gas
  • radioactive material, including medicinal or commercial isotopes
  • poisons and toxic substances including rat poison
  • infectious substances or biological hazardous material such as infected blood, bacteria and viruses
  • material capable of spontanious ignition or combustion
  • fire extinguishers

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Including but not limited to:

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