T A R I F F SCHEDULES OF THE UNITED STATES
SPECIFIED PRODUCTS; MISCELLANEOUS AND NONENUMERATED PRODUCTS Part 12. - Rubber and Plastics Products
Rates of Duty
P A R T 12. - RUBBER AND PLASTICS PRODUCTS Part 12 headnotes: I.
For the purposes of the t a r i f f schedules — (a) the term "rubber" refers to rubber, as defined In part 4B of schedule 4; (b) the term "plastIcs" refers to — <i) synthetic plastics materials as defined in parts IC and 4A of schedule 4, ( i i) polyurethane, III i i natural resins, I i v) protein substances, such as casein compounds, Iv) regenerated eellulose, I v i l vulcanized fiber, and <vll) reinforced or laminated plastics, as defined in subpart A of this part, but does not include rubber; and (cl the term "rubber or plastics" means rubber, plastics, or combinations of rubber and plastics.
Subpart A. - Reinforced or Laminated Plastics; Foam or Sponge Rubber and Plastics Subpart A headnotes: 1.
This subpart does not cover — (t) compression-modified or densifled wood, and articles thereof Isee part IC of schedule 2); ( II) plywood, building boards and other articles provided for In part 3 of schedule 2; or ( III) certain products of fibrous glass provided for In part 3A of schedule 5.
2. For the purposes of the t a r i f f schedules, the -term "reinforced or laminated p l a s t i c s " means — (i) r i g i d, i n f u s i b l e, insoluble p l a s t i c s formed by the application of heat and high pressure on two or more superimposed layers of fibrous sheet material which has been impregnated or coated with p l a s t i c s, or (11) r i g i d p l a s t i c s comprised of imbedded fibrous r e i n for c i n g material (such as paper, f a b r i c, asbestos, and fibrous glassi impregnated, coated or combined with p l a s t i c s usually by the application of heat or heat and low pressure.
Articles not s p e c i a l l y provided for wholly or almost wholly c£ r e i n for c e d or laminated p l a s t i c s: Laminated: P l a t e s or s h e e t s Other
50 per l b. +9% ad val. 17* per I W ad 21^ per 17^ ad
lb. + val. lb. + val.
150 per l b. + 25% ad val. 500 per l b. + kO% ad val. 50^ per l b. + kO% ad val.