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Scotch® Recycled Corrugate Box Sealing Tape 3072

 
Scotch(R) Box Sealing Tape
Scotch(R) Box Sealing Tape
Scotch® Recycled Corrugate Box Sealing Tape 3072 quickly and securely sticks to a wide variety of substrates, including recycled corrugate and fiberboard. The synthetic rubber hot melt adhesive penetrates the shorter, fibers of highly recycled content to create a strong bond that holds box flaps tight, an average 42 lbf.
  • Synthetic rubber hot melt adhesive designed specifically for challenging corrugate
  • Softer adhesive penetrates shorter fibers of highly recycled content for a strong hold
  • Scotch® Tape quality ensures consistent unwind with minimal waste
  • Rolls can be easily applied by hand, manual dispenser or 3M-Matic™ Case Sealer
  • Proudly made in the USA
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Overview

The average corrugated box consists of 46 percent recycled content, and that number can fluctuate with every box delivery. While conventional box sealing tape uses a stiff adhesive that adheres to the box surface, Scotch® Recycled Corrugate Box Sealing Tape 3072 utilizes a softer synthetic rubber hot melt that actually penetrates the shorter fibers on recycled corrugate, flowing into the hills and valleys of the substrate surface to provide a stronger, more secure hold. In fact, our adhesive is 10 times stickier than other box sealing tapes.

For additional strength and flexibility, Scotch® Recycled Corrugate Box Sealing Tape 3072 features a biaxially-orientated polypropylene backing that resists abrasion, moisture, chemicals, and scuffing, keeping boxes secure from production line through delivery.

Scotch® Recycled Corrugate Tapes can be applied by hand for low volume packing with a hand-held tape dispenser or with a 3M-Matic™ Case Sealer for high productivity packing. Meets FDA requirements for indirect food contact.

Attributes

 Adhesive Type‎‎ Synthetic Rubber Hot Melt
 Backing Material‎‎ Polypropylene Film
 Brand‎‎ Scotch
 Color‎‎ Clear
 Core Size‎‎ 3 Inch
 Elongation‎‎ 160 Percent
 Industries‎‎ Paper,‎ Food and Beverage,‎ Medical,‎ General Industrial,‎ MRO,‎ Electronics,‎ Print
 Length‎‎ 999.56 Linear Yard,‎ 109.36 Linear Yard
 Length (Metric)‎‎ 914 m,‎ 100 m
 Product Form‎‎ Roll
 Tape Grade‎‎ Economy
 Tensile Strength‎‎ 22 lb/in
 Tensile Strength (metric)‎‎ 385 N/100mm
 Thickness‎‎ 2.3 mil
 Thickness (Metric)‎‎ 0.05 mm,‎ 914 m
 Width‎‎ 1.88 Inch,‎ 2.83 Inch
 Width (Metric)‎‎ 72 mm,‎ 48 mm