HP 240 Printed, Production Grade Hot Melt Packaging Tape

Production grade hot melt packaging tape featuring printed stock messages to prevent pilferage and inform handlers of care. For manual or automated industrial carton sealing of medium-weight cartons, HP 240 provides excellent holding power, superior performance and easy-to-read messages.

Typical Applications

Printed to prevent pilferage or inform handlers of care, For manual or automated industrial carton sealing of medium-weight cartons in normal manufacturing and shipping environments.

Features & Benefits

  • Production grade, medium duty packaging tape
  • Easy-to-read, printed stock messages
  • Instant, permanent bond to a wide range of substrates and surfaces
  • Special release coating for consistent, low force unwind off the roll
  • Performs reliably to the core for efficient tape consumption
  • For hand use or automated applications
  • Conformable 30 micron cast BOPP film
  • High-tack synthetic rubber/resin hot melt adhesive for a long-lasting, secure seal
  • Available in a variety of standard messages (Keep Refrigerated and Keep Frozen available as HP 242 cold environment packaging tape)


Thickness1.9 mils
Tensile (Breaking Strength)27 lbs/in width
Applicable StandardsASTM D 1974/D 1974M-16, CID A-A-1684C, FDA Indirect Contact CFR 21, 175.105, FDA Indirect Contact CFR 21, 177.1520
Temperature Range-20 F -150 F
Backing Material30 micron cast biaxially oriented polypropylene film
AdhesiveSynthetic rubber/resin hot melt adhesive
Adhesion to Stainless Steel44 oz/in width