100% original.
40% less CO₂.1
Makes sense.

More sustainability without compromise

Our tesa® 4965 Original has been the industry's tape of choice for 40 years. Now with the introduction of tesa® 4965 Original Next Gen, we're delivering a more sustainable version. We developed tesa® 4965 Original Next Gen to achieve a 40%1 reduction in CO₂ emissions through the implementation of the biomass balance approach and a 90% post-consumer recycled PET backing. With no compromise in performance or quality, our new tesa® 4965 Original Next Gen is a resource-efficient way to meet the growing demand for more sustainability from customers and stakeholders alike. Same performance. Less carbon emissions.

It just makes sense.

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The tape you can trust

The carbon footprint reduction of 40%1 for the new tesa® 4965 Original Next Gen compared to its current equivalent is based on figures from a verified study which meets ISO 14067 standards, helping you take the next step to your sustainability goals with confidence. 

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Same performance, innovative design

See how our next-generation tape performs under stringent testing conditions compared to the Original.

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From source to tape

Find out how the components we use are suitable for our approach to lowering CO₂ emissions.

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Same value, just less CO₂

Easy-to-calculate carbon dioxide savings and a comparable performance deliver what the procurer needs.

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The expert´s view

Michel Mies, Director of Product Development, discusses why the tesa® 4965 Original Next Gen just makes sense for today’s world.

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A calculated saving

Meet your sustainability responsibilities with confidence thanks to our handy CO2 saving calculator. Use it to discover precisely how much carbon dioxide emissions you will save by using the new tesa® 4965 Original Next Gen rather than tesa® 4965 Original.


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