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Polypropylene tapes are suitable for general use when sealing packaging and can be used for lightweight to heavyweight needs.
In general, polypropylene tapes do not easily stretch, but conform well to smooth or uneven surfaces. Strong, water and abrasion resistant, polypropylene tapes offer a good alternative to the more expensive vinyl tapes we supply.
PVC film has excellent plasticity and rigidity making it suitable for all purposes. A thick layer of adhesive gives the tape a high tack quality, and although strong, it can be torn by hand as well as dispenser, making it favourable for use on irregular shapes.
It has a slow release making it quiet, and performs favourably in ambient and warm temperatures.
Pressure sensitive kraft paper tape is a great and environmentally friendly alternative to traditional vinyl and polypropylene tapes. The tape is available in a natural kraft paper finish so it blends in really well with brown corrugated card and is also less susceptible to creasing, so the finish is excellent.
Available in 25mm to 75mm widths and with a cardboard core it’s compatible with both pistol grip and bench mounted dispensers. Can be supplied with either a fully biodegradable hotmelt adhesive or a solvent adhesive for longer lasting adhesion.
Also available printed up to two colours in both white and brown. Please see our Custom Tape section for further details.
For heavy duty and bulk sealing of cartons water activated tape is the ultimate way to secure your shipment. Made from natural kraft paper with a starch adhesive it’s 100% sustainable, 100% biodegradable and 100% recyclable without needing to be segregated from cardboard.
It is the most efficient way to securely seal a carton creating a permanent bond between the tape and the corrugated board. This makes tampering of the box very easy to spot whilst giving a very strong closure method.
Coupled with a pre-programmable dispenser the tape length can be optimised to ensure that none is wasted during packing. This makes the tape very cost effective compared to using traditional hand held tape dispenser.
Adhesive Paper Tape
Water Activated Paper Tape
Applying tape can be made much easier by using the correct tape dispenser. We can offer various types which include hand operated dispensers, bench mounted dispensers and automatic dispensers.
Specialist dispenser are also available for water activated paper tape as well as heavy duty dispensers for use with filament and crossweave tapes.
We can provide advice on the best dispenser for your needs so please give our sales team a call and we’ll guide you through the options available to you.
Filament tapes are specially designed for applications requiring a high breaking strength. The cross woven glass fibres reinforce the backing, making this tape extremely strong for heavy packing.
Filament tape can replace metal or polypropylene strapping and typical uses include dangerous goods packing and bundling heavy goods.
Custom Printed Tapes with up to 3 colours are available in surprisingly small quantities.
A highly versatile tape which can adhere to most surfaces such as metal and plastic without leaving residue. Can be written on for identifying products and giving temporary protection.
Low tack tape used to protect plastic, metal, glass and fabric surfaces. Available in a variety of widths in blue, black, white or clear.
Available in a finger lift 12mm format with an 18mm backing for easy removal after application. Also in 9mm, 25mm and 50mm for heavy duty applications.
Custom Printed Tapes
Self adhesive parcel labels are printed in red text and available in rolls of 500 or 1000.
These smart and bright Tip n Tell labels can alert recipients of a parcel that should be kept upright that they should check for possible damage. Just attach to the side of a parcel, activate the monitor, and if the parcel is tipped beyond 90 degrees to the vertical, the clear arrow turns permanently blue!
ShockWatch® impact indicators for packaging deter mishandling and reduce damage related costs by indicating when fragile products have been exposed to a potentially damaging impact during transit or in storage. ShockWatch® labels are tamperproof, mechanically-activated devices that turn bright red when an impact occurs.
Premium brand eco-friendly self-adhesive document wallets made from oxo-biodegradable polythene. These document wallets hold your paperwork visibility on the outside of your consignment and are available both in plain and printed with ‘Documents Enclosed’.
The oxo-biodegradable pouch the film will begin to degrade after 2-3 months if left in direct sunlight and will last 6 months if stored in a cool, dark environment.
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