tesa® 60412 PCR PET CST

Recycled PET Packaging Tape

Product description

tesa® 60412 is a general-purpose packaging tape based on a 70% Post-Consumer Recycled (PCR) PET backing and a water-based acrylic adhesive system. tesa® 60412 has a strong and abrasion resistant backing with excellent bearing and wear properties. It features a very consistent, pressure sensitive acrylic adhesive, making this product the perfect solution for light- and medium-weight packaging application (max. 30 kg). The material combination guarantees a low noise unwind and an excellent printability with all types of ink systems.
tesa® 60412 not only provides an outstanding performance, but it is also an advanced alternative contributing to sustainability:
  • The backing material is made of post-consumer recycled PET (70% recycled content).
  • This product can be disposed together with the box into the blue bin without endangering the cardboard recycling process (certified according to INGEDE method 12).
  • The production process of this product is solvent-free
tesa® 60412 grants a very good performance on recycled cardboards.

Application Fields

  • Sealing of cardboxes
  • Suitable for light- and medium-weight packaging applications (max. 30 kg)
  • Excellent adhesion in recycled cardboards
  • Suitable for manual and automatic dispensers
  • Brand showcase and advertising purposes

Product Construction

Total Sustainable Product Content
Backing material PET
Type of adhesive water-based acrylic
Bio-based or recycled content Backing Material
Total thickness 56 µm

Properties / Performance Values

Elongation at break 130 %
Core diameter 3
Humidity resistance yes
Transparency yes
Residue free removal no
Solvent free yes
Tear resistance yes
Printability very good
Low noise unwinding yes
Manual application yes
Low unwinding force no
Tensile strength 60 N/cm
Automatic application yes
Hand tearability medium
Suitable surfaces Cardboard
Adhesive strength Standard adhesion

Adhesion to Values

Adhesion to steel 3 N/cm

Additional Info

Available in transparent. Chamois and white are available upon request.
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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