Latest Adhesive tape Stories

2009-04-22 11:24:00

CHARLOTTE, N.C., April 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Company officials of tesa tape, inc., a division of tesa SE, a global leader in the manufacture and supply of pressure-sensitive adhesive tapes, recently named a new Sales Specialist for the Northeastern region of the United States.

2008-12-16 15:03:00

HICKORY, N.C., Dec. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- On Tuesday, Shurtape Technologies announced it now has a highly sought patent and trademark licensing agreement with Inspired Technologies.

2008-10-23 10:00:23

Physicists have found an amazing discovery in a common household item: Scotch tape.

2008-09-23 09:01:02

Scotch Power Cable Jacket Repair Tape 2234 from 3M has a tough, abrasion-resistant backing for jacket repair on industrial power cables. In extremely abrasive environments, the original jacket on cables often gets damaged and needs to be repaired.

2008-07-28 12:00:53

Chongqing Electric Power Corporation has become the second major utility in the People's Republic of China to install the 3M Aluminum Conductor Composite Reinforced (3M ACCR) to boost transmission capacity on a key line without the need to build larger transmission towers.

2008-07-01 09:00:50

3M, inventor of industry standard Scotch Vinyl Electrical Tape, is introducing Scotch Heavy Duty Mining Tape 31, a tough, abrasion-resistant tape. Used for quick, onsite jacket repair and splicing of mining cable, the tape is flexible, and the self-healing property of the mastic keeps out moisture.

2008-06-22 15:00:06

A new Centers for Disease Control and Prevention laboratory is using duct tape to seal a room where deadly bacteria experiments are performed, officials say.

2008-03-31 09:06:25

You grip. You tug. It rips.

2008-02-29 16:28:23

This Behind the Scenes article was provided to LiveScience in partnership with the National Science Foundation. Materials scientist Ali Dhinojwala came to the U.S.

2008-02-19 11:00:00

MIT researchers and colleagues have created a waterproof adhesive bandage inspired by gecko lizards that may soon join sutures and staples as a basic operating room tool for patching up surgical wounds or internal injuries.

Word of the Day
  • A serpent whose bite was fabled to produce intense thirst.
The word 'dipsas' comes from a Greek word meaning 'thirst'.