tesa® 60400

tesa® 60400 – Bio & Strong

  • Official certification from DIN-CERTCO and TÜV AUSTRIA (highest possible rating from both institutes)
  • Solvent-free production process
  • Strong adhesion
  • Robust backing material
  • Excellent performance on recycled carboards
  • Total bio-based carbon content of 98%
  • Lower CO2 emissions compared to other standard packaging tapes

Product description

tesa® 60400 is a bio-based packaging tape in the industry suitable for medium-weight packaging applications (15 - 30 kg). The backing material chosen for this tape is polylactide acid, also known as PLA. PLA is 100% made form renewable feedstocks such as corn starch, tapioca roots, or sugarcane. The system adhesive used for this tape is a natural rubber with a natural-based resin. Thanks to the smart choice of raw materials and its oustanding design, tesa® 60400 is produced with a bio-carbon content of 98% and, consequently, a reduced carbon footprint.

Application Fields

  • Sealing of medium-weight cardboxes (15 - 30 kg)
  • Suitable for manual and automatic dispensers
  • Packaging, bundling and closing

Product Construction

Elongation at break 185 %
Type of adhesive natural rubber
Tensile strength 30
Total thickness 55 µm
Backing material Polylactide (PLA)

Properties / Performance Values

Manual application yes
Automatic application yes

Adhesion to Values

Adhesion to steel 3.5

Additional Info

tesa® 60400 is printable with all types of ink systems
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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