Longview Company Supplies Packaging Materials to NASA

As investigators go through the thousands of pieces of debris from the shuttle Columbia, a Longview area company is being called upon to supply materials to preserve the evidence.

NASA has ordered packing materials from Longview business total packaging, for the purpose of sealing and protecting the pieces found in East Texas and Louisiana. 500 units of packing foam and protective casing has been ordered by NASA to be sent to holding areas in Lufkin and Louisiana. The business expects to provide thousands of more units for NASA in the next few weeks.