Scotch® Strapping Tape 8898 is a general-purpose tape with a tensilized polypropylene film backing and pressure-sensitive synthetic adhesive. The tape is designed for a wide variety of industrial and packaging applications. Some typical applications include bundling, reinforcing, strapping, box closing, and appliance securing. The backing provides proper stiffness and excellent abrasion, moisture, and scuff resistance. The pressure-sensitive adhesive is specifically formulated to provide balanced adhesion to most fiberboard surfaces and a wide variety of plastic and metal surfaces.