What is the PSTC?

The Pressure Sensitive Tape Council (PSTC) is an influential organization of world-class pressure sensitive tape companies, complying with the highest manufacturing standards in an environmentally and socially responsible manner.

The membership of the Pressure Sensitive Tape Council (PSTC) is made up of North American companies which manufacture pressure sensitive adhesive tape for many different applications.

What is the RTM Program?

The Responsible Tape Manufacturer program is a PSTC commitment that assures you will receive quality tape products from a company that adheres to responsible manufacturing practices, and the ethical treatment of workers and the environment.


How does it work?

PSTC members engage in a thorough process that follows U.S. and ISO regulations, standards and practices for all of their tape manufacturing facilities, whether here in the US or overseas. Compliance is regularly verified by a third-party audit. PSTC members invest in this process to ensure their customers receive quality products that are responsibly produced.

When you select a Responsible Tape Manufacturer, you choose to:

  • Uphold the well-being of society
  • Promote environmental stewardship
  • Invest in quality products
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