tesa® 60408 Bio-based paper packaging tape

tesa® 60408 Premium paper packaging tape

  • Strong & robust backing material
  • Very good adhesive performance
  • Can be torn by hand
  • Printable with all types of inks

Product description

tesa® 60408 is a paper-based packaging tape featuring a premium paper backing and a well-performing waterborne natural rubber adhesive. The paper backing of tesa® 60408 is made with paper from well-managed forests and other controlled sources. This premium paper backing is tear-resistant with a high tensile strength. Thanks to the silicone-free release coat, a very good pintability with all types of ink systems is secured (externally tested). The well-performing natural rubber adhesive system provides strong adhesion and a good initial tack on a wide variety of carton qualities. tesa® 60408 is the perfect solution for light- and medium-weight packaging applications (max. 20 kg) where a premium performance is required.

Application Fields

  • Ideal for the sealing of cardboard boxes up to 20 kg
  • Suitable for manual and automatic applications
  • Printable with all types of ink systems

Product Construction

Total Sustainable Product Content
Type of adhesive content
Backing material Paper
Type of adhesive natural rubber
Bio-based or recycled content Backing Material
Total thickness 125 µm

Properties / Performance Values

Elongation at break 8 %
Humidity resistance medium
Solvent free yes
Tear resistance no
Printability very good
Low noise unwinding no
Manual application yes
Tensile strength 60 N/cm
Automatic application yes
Hand tearability yes
Suitable surfaces Cardboard
Adhesive strength Standard adhesion

Adhesion to Values

Adhesion to steel 2.8 N/cm

Additional Info

Available in havana
tesa® products prove their impressive quality day in, day out in demanding conditions and are regularly subjected to strict controls. All technical information and data above mentioned are provided to the best of our knowledge on the basis of our practical experience. They shall be considered as average values and are not appropriate for a specification. Therefore tesa SE can make no warranties, expressed or implied, including, but not limited to any implied warranty of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. The user is responsible for determining whether the tesa® product is fit for a particular purpose and suitable for the user’s method of application. If you are in any doubt, our technical staff will be glad to support you.

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