This category includes information on open-topped trays made from plastic or corrugate that are used for primary product packaging or for secondary shipping purposes, respectively. Primary packaging applications may include rigid plastic film trays for prepared foods, foam trays for fish, poultry, or meat packaging, and foam egg trays, among others.

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