HOLLAND MANUFACTURING produces a complete line of water activated tape products. With the recent growth of e-commerce purchases and parcel shipping, water activated tape has experienced a revival, with a focus on having a secure, pilfer-proof seal on packages being shipped by parcel services. Whatever business you’re in, Holland can supply premium water activated tape product to meet any carton closure application.

Features & Benefits

There are many advantages to using water activated tape for carton closure, including:



Keep packages sealed safely with our signature water activated tape.



Peace of mind for both your business and it’s customers. Tamper evident tape.



Our tape is both durable and strong so ripped packages are no longer an issue.



Safer for the environment and less waste, water activated tape is the better choice.



Delight customers with custom branded tape with your logo or messaging.

Types of Water Activated Tape


We have compiled a list of frequently asked questions (FAQs) to assist our customers in quickly locating the information they need. If you find that you still have questions, please contact us and we will be happy to assist you.

Water activated tape is a paper tape with an adhesive that, when activated by water, forms a permanent bond to the package that is pilfer proof and tamper evident. The tape performs well in extreme temperature conditions, and it is not affected by dirt or dust. For more information on water activated tape, check out our video.

Most packages can be sealed with water activated tape, including corrugated cartons, envelopes, and paper. However, it is not recommended on glossy surfaces.

Many companies and industries use water activated tape to ensure their packages are theft avoidant and tamper-evident because of the permanent bond the tape has with the carton.

Water activated tape can be color printed so you can brand your packaging. For these reasons, many industries including, food and beverage, pharmaceutical, and e-commerce utilize water activated tape for their packaging.

With some many options to choose from, locating the best tape for your carton and/or project can be difficult to determine.  Learn more about our water activated tape options.

To purchase printed tape, you can conveniently request a quote and a member of our customer service team will contact you within 1 business day to confirm and complete your order.

Holland Manufacturing has many capabilities including, printing, laminating, coating, and converting.  Our unique product mix combined with our vast capabilities allows us to develop custom coated and laminated products to meet you your needs.  For more information on a specific project, please contact us to speak with one of our sales specialists.

Due to our wide range of capabilities, Holland services many markets including, construction, e-commerce, food and beverage, pharmaceutical, industrial, and packaging.

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