tesa® 4965 Original Next Gen

205µm double sided transparent PET film tape

Product Features
  • Suitability for critical demands such as heavy stress and high temperatures
  • Skin contact certification according to ISO 10993-5 and ISO 10993-10
  • In accordance with UL standard 969. UL file: MH 18055
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Product description

tesa® 4965 Original Next Gen is a transparent, double-sided industrial mounting tape, produced with a biomass balanced adhesive and a 90% PCR PET backing which leads to a reduction in CO₂ emissions of -40% compared to tesa® 4965 Original. Its adhesive technology is based on a patented and protected product formulation. Across all industries, tesa® 4965 Original Next Gen is used to improve processes and applications. Based on tesa® 4965's patented and protected technology, its unique performance is demonstrated through outstanding qualities such as versatility, durability, and safety. The double-sided industrial mounting tape is able to withstand numerous environmental factors such as humidity, UV light, and temperatures of up to 200°C for limited periods of time. The biomass balanced tackified acrylic adhesive offers excellent hold on various surfaces, high tack, and good shear strength.

Several products are equipped with this unique and high-performing product design. Together, these products make up Team 4965. This double-sided film tape assortment helps to easily select the most efficient tape based on customer demands, products, and processes. Explore the benefits of the full tesa® 4965 assortment here:

Product details and specifications

Product Features

  • Suitability for critical demands such as heavy stress and high temperatures
  • Skin contact certification according to ISO 10993-5 and ISO 10993-10
  • In accordance with UL standard 969. UL file: MH 18055
  • Reliable bond, often also on low surface energy surfaces
  • Immediate usability right after assembly
  • Tested according to DIN EN 45545-2 fulfilling 2R1+HL3
  • Low VOC – measured according to VDA 278 analysis

Application Fields

  • tesa® 4965 Original Next Gen is used across all industries
  • Securing LED lighting to the flooring or labels to doors within commercial airliners
  • Mounting decorative POS materials and displays
  • ABS plastics-parts mounting for the car industry
  • Self-adhesive mounting for rubber/EPDM profiles
  • Decorative molding and profile mounting in the furniture industry
  • Battery pack, lens, and touch-screen mounting for electronic devices


  • tesa® 4965 Original Next Gen contains a total of 62% biocarbon content (including red MOPP liner)
  • which is composed of 20% bio-based carbon content directly derived from biological sources and 42% bio-attributed carbon content from the use of biomass balanced adhesive components that are ISCC PLUS certified. The double-sided mounting tape contains a 90% recycled PET backing
  • resulting in an average of 5% post-consumer recycled content (including red MOPP liner) in the tape. This is a third-party environmental claim validated against the UL Environmental Claim Validation Procedure 2809 for recycled content. The UL Environmental Claim Validation Program falls under UL’s ISO/IEC 17025 accreditation.
Liner variants:

  • PV0: red MOPP film (80µm; 72g/m²)
  • PV1: brown glassine paper (69µm; 80g/m²)
  • PV2: brown glassine paper (78μm; 90g/m²)
  • PV4: branded white PE coated paper (104μm; 120g/m²)
For spools, it is recommended to use tesa® dispensers to achieve optimal results.
Low VOC – measured according to VDA 278 analysis, tesa® 4965 does not contain any single substances restricted by the drafted GB regulations (China).

1 Product Carbon Footprint (PCF) reduction for the new tesa® 4965 Original Next Gen (50m x 50mm handroll, PV0: red MOPP liner) compared to the current tesa® 4965 Original (50m x 50mm handroll, PV0: red MOPP liner) calculated in 2023 with Cradle-to-Gate values including biogenic carbon uptake. Individual PCF values for the other liner types (PV1, PV2, PV4) and further information you can find in our ISO 14067-compliant comparative PCF calculation on tesa.com/4965-report
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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