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Ohio business to close its Toledo facility

Greif Container based in Delaware has confirmed it will close its Toledo corrugated packaging facility at 1240 Matzinger Road, effective Dec. 27, 2008. Greif Container based in Delaware has confirmed it will close its Toledo corrugated packaging facility at 1240 Matzinger Road, effective Dec. 27, 2008.

DELAWARE, Oh. (WTOL) - Greif Container based in Delaware has confirmed it will close its Toledo corrugated packaging facility at 1240 Matzinger Road, effective Dec. 27, 2008. The workers will receive a severance package in accordance with their union contract.

Greif employs 69 workers at the Matzinger Rd. location. A large customer was American Standard, which closed last Spring.

A Greif spokeswoman says the company has been working hard to keep the Toledo plant open.  The United Steelworkers Union, which represents the workers, says no one is available to speak.

News 11 and WTOL.com will have more on this story should more information come in.

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