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3M™ Repulpable Heavy Duty Double Coated Tape R3257 White, 18 mm x 55 m, 48 rolls per case Bulk

3M ID  70006743614    UPC#  00051115644894    Part Number  R3257    3M Product Number  R3257     
3M(TM) Repulpable Tape R3257
3M(TM) Repulpable Tape R3257
A repulpable bleached high strength extensible white kraft paper backing, coated with a high tack transparent repulpable adhesive.
  • White, 5.5 mil, tissue backing, double sided tape, excellent heat resistance up to 350 degrees F
  • Strong, conformable backing for core starting, tabbing, roll closing, and zero speed splicing at the sheeter, good for a wide variety of papers and temperatures
  • Repulpable adhesive prevents broke contamination from non-repulpable splice material, meets or exceeds TAPPI UM-213, procedure A, FDA compliant 21 CFR 176.170 (components of paper and paperboard in contact with aqueous and fatty food)
  • Paper mill, paper converting, commercial printing, newspaper, web offset, lithography, gravure, flexography, corrugator, graphic arts, roto gravure
  • Splicing, core starting, roll closing, tabbing, flying splice, zero speed splice, automatic splice, mill splice, safety splice, butt splice, overlap splice
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Primary application include core starting and roll closing. It has a high tack adhesive for adhering all types of coated and uncoated paper grades and fluff pulp to all types of paper cores. This tape is designed to delaminate internally at the end of the run.


Adhesive TypeRepulpable
Carrier ColorClear
Carrier MaterialTissue
ConstructionDouble Coated
IndustriesPaper, Print
Length60.14 Linear Yard
Length (Metric)55 m
Product FormRoll
Thickness5 mil
Thickness (Metric)0.1 mm
Width0.7 Inch
Width (Metric)18 mm