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Georgia Pacific Downsizing in Two Locations

(CROSSETT and HOPE)  Georgia-Pacific Corporation will close a major part of its operations in Crossett this fall, with about 550 workers losing their jobs, the company said Tuesday.

The company also said it will close a particle board plant in Hope, with another 100 layoffs.

Monty Brown, Georgia Pacific’s Senior Vice President for its consumer products division, said about 500 workers will remain at the company’s sprawling 630-acre operations in Crossett after the closing of the bleached-board facility in October, Brown said.

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