The adjective self-adhesive allows to qualify the product that has a adhesive substance: that is, it has the ability to adhere. A self-adhesive element can therefore easily adhere to another surface.
The term can also be used as noun. A sticker bring glue on at least one of its faces to allow your membership.
The self-adhesive tapes they are very popular in different contexts. In the field of Nursing and the medicine, various self-adhesive tapes are used.
Take the case of self-adhesive dressings also known as band-aids or band aids. This product consists of a small self-adhesive tape that has a sterile dressing in its central part: in this way, it helps to treat wounds minors.
The sticking plasterMeanwhile, it is a tape with a self-adhesive side that is used to hold bandages. It is common for this Article be present in first aid kits.
The call masking tape, on the other hand, it is a paper adhesive tape that is applied to cover those sectors that, within the framework of a work of painting, do not want to paint. Suppose someone is painting the roof of a house. In order not to paint the wall as well, you can cover the part closest to the ceiling with masking tape.
Self-adhesive tapes are also used by electricians. The insulating or insulating tapes used to insulate cable splices have a self-adhesive face and have the ability to resist humidity, the hot and the corrosion.