This special autoclave tape is used to indicate successful steam sterilization. It features an aggressive, pressure-sensitive adhesive designed to adhere to jars or bags in a pressure cooker or autoclave for sterilization. After the sterilization process, the tape is designed to remove easily and cleanly.
Tape also features a chemical indicator to verify successful sterilization. The word "AUTOCLAVED" appears in black on tape after 10 minutes at 121°C or 2 minutes at 134°C in a steam sterilizer.
Sold by the roll. Each roll is 1.9 cm x 54.9 m (3/4" x 180').