Latest Adhesive tape Stories

2009-06-09 16:47:00

SALEM, Ore., June 9 /PRNewswire/ -- UltraTape Industries, a division of Delphon and the premier supplier of Cleanroom tape and labels to the Aerospace, Semiconductor and Medical industries, announced today that two of its tape products have been selected as the only tapes that meet the critical Aerospace acceptance criteria. UltraTape's 1153 and 1154 tapes meet the stringent Aerospace requirements for silicone free, no residue and low outgassing adhesive tape.

2009-05-13 12:23:00

PROVO, Utah, May 13 /PRNewswire/ -- Lumos Inc. introduces KT Tape(TM), the first-ever kinesiology tape to come in pre-cut strips specifically designed for consumer use. Kinesiology tape is a high performance elastic athletic tape used by medical professionals for treating muscle and joint injuries.

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.

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  • A handkerchief.
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