burn bag

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a bag into which secret documents are placed before being burned

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Any piece of paper that might have something work-related on it should go into the burn bag.
Late in June, Managing-Director of Germany-Iran Joint Chamber of Commerce and Industries Burn Bag said in a meeting with Iranian businessmen in the northwestern city of Tabriz said that sanctions against Iran will have no result but inflicting damage on the European companies, and described boycotts against Tehran as "useless".
The religious books and other materials were put in burn bags and were taken to a fire pit used to burn rubbish, the report said.
While shredding is arguably the safest means of disposal, the use of burn bags remains a viable option.
Firefighters from Brighouse were called to the incident and treated the man's injuries with burn bags.