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BAG MFG. — plastic
This classification applies to the manufacture of plastic bags, including but not limited to product packaging, trash bags and shopping bags. This classification also applies to incidental printing in connection with bag manufacturing operations.

Plastic bag manufacturing operations performed in connection with other operations of the employer are a General Inclusion. See Part 3, Section III, Rule 5, General Inclusions.

The manufacture of paper bags shall be classified as 4279(2), Bag Mfg. — paper.

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BAG MFG. — plastic

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