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Picking the right packaging tape can help protect against shipping damage

beverage and food production tape packaging applications

***Updated 6-1-18*** Did you know that the proper packaging tape can help ensure a safer shipment? There are plenty of ways in which a product can be contaminated. If food or beverages is exposed to the wrong germs, it can be rendered useless, or worse poisonous to those who consume it. The opposite applies to industrial chemicals that could potentially harm someone if they get into the wrong hands. This is why it is extremely important that products are properly sealed

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Water Activated Tape

***Updated 9-21-18*** The Water Activated Tape (WAT) Revolution So, WHAT is the big idea about WAT? Water activated tape (WAT) is a paper carton sealing tape (white or natural kraft) available in various widths and thicknesses and which may contain multiple layers with fiberglass reinforcement. When the adhesive on the water activated tape is wetted, it penetrates the carton material, forming a permanent bond with the carton.  It bonds instantly to both virgin and recycled fiber surfaces, generating an immediate,

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