HP 240



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.



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.



  • 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