Additional Handling (Packaging)

What is it
Applies to packages that is in non-standard packaging, including any package that - is not fully encased in an outer shipping container; - is encased in an outer shipping container not made of corrugated fiberboard (cardboard) materials, including but not limited to metal, wood, canvas, leather, hard plastic, soft plastic (e.g., plastic bags) or expanded polystyrene foam (e.g., Styrofoam); - is encased in an outer shipping container covered in shrink wrap or stretch wrap; - is encased in a soft-sided pack (e.g., courier packs, poly bags and bubble mailers) that exceeds 18 inches along its longest side or 13 inches along its second-longest side or 5 inches in height; - is cylindrical, including (without limitation) mailing tubes, cans, buckets, barrels, drums or pails; - is bound with metal, plastic or cloth banding, or has wheels, casters, handles, or straps (including packages where the outer surface area is loosely wrapped, or where the contents protrude outside the surface area); or - could become entangled in or cause damage to other packages or the FedEx sortation system
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