Sealed Air shuttering two upstate plants, laying off 250

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ROCHESTER, Zack Seward-

Sealed Air, a packaging manufacturer with about 26,000 workers worldwide, is closing at least two plants in upstate New York.

The company announced Thursday it was closing its Rochester facility.

In a written statement, Sealed Air spokesman Ken Aurichio said ""This was an extremely difficult decision for Sealed Air to make, understanding the impact to our employees and the Rochester community."