Nashua® duct tape has rubber adhesive with high initial tack and adheres to a wide variety of surfaces. It adheres well to most papers and wood, but is best suited for plastics. It has fair chemical and UV resistance and is removable. Industrial-grade tape is strong and tear-resistant. Adheres to a variety of smooth and rough surfaces. Covers a wide range of maintenance, manufacturing, construction, and HVAC applications. A smooth, flexible polyethylene coating protects the cloth backing from moisture and abrasion. Adhesive is bonded to the other side of the cloth backing.