tesa tape


Corporate Overview

For close to a century, employees of tesa tape have pioneered the development of pressure-sensitive adhesive tape technologies.  This rich tradition of innovation dates back to 1882 when the company's founder patented a method for manufacturing medical adhesive dressings.  With this invention came the beginning of a global enterprise dedicated to the development and promotion of advanced adhesive tape solutions.  The company’s innovative spirit continues today, as R&D engineers are granted more than 70 new patents each year. With its global footprint, the company has offices in over 50 countries, while serving customers in well over one hundred countries.  The company’s 4,000+ employees work together to provide adhesive tape solutions to customers in industrial, consumer, and skilled craftsman industries.  


ISO 9001: 2008
ISO TS 16949:2009
ISO 14001:2004 + Cor 1:2009
PSTC Responsible Tape Manufacturing
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The list of potential uses for PSA tapes in transportation is a mile long. See how tape is used in this dynamic industry.
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Because of their viscoelasticity, PSA tapes may allow you to avoid design constraints presented by traditional metal fasteners.
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There are several standardized tests that measure the strength of PSA tapes. This video shows how tape strength is determined.
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The list of potential uses for PSA tapes in construction is virtually endless. Find out how tape is used for construction applications.
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