The European Association for the Self Adhesive Tape Industry


International Harmonized Test Methods

5001 Self Adhesive Tapes - Measurement of Peel Adhesion from Stainless Steel or from its own Backing 

5004 Test Method for Breaking Strength and Elongation of Pressure Sensitive Tape EN 14410 2003 

5006 Self Adhesive Tapes - Measurement of Thickness EN 1942 2003 

5012 Self Adhesive Tapes - Measurement of Static Shear Adhesion EN 1943 2002 


Afera Test Methods

4002 Water Vapour Transmission of Adhesive Tape in a Warm Humid Atmosphere EN I2023 1996

Supplement A - Testing narrow width tapes 

4003 Resistance to High Temperatures and Humidity EN I2024 1996 

4007 Tearing Strength of Adhesive Tape by the Pendulum Method EN I2025 1996

Supplement A - Testing Narrow Width tapes 

4008 Measurement of the Unwinding Force of Adhesive Tapes at High Speeds EN I2026 1996 

4009 Resistance of Adhesive Tapes EN I2027 1996 

4010 Determination of Insulation Resistance 

4011 Electric Strength of Adhesive Tape 

4013 Unwind adhesion of adhesive tape at slow speed EN1944 1996 

4014 Elongation of adhesive tape under reduced load -I2028- 

4015 Quick stick -1945- 

4016 Determination of the water-soluble corrosive ions in an adhesive tape -I2029- 

4017 Impact resistance of adhesive tapes -I2030- 

4018 Bursting strength of adhesive tapes -I2031- 

4019 Bond separation of thermosetting tapes during curing -I2032- 

4020 Bond separation of thermosetting tapes after curing -I2033- 

4021 Length of a roll of adhesive tape -I2034- 

4022 Flagging or end-lifting test -I2035- 

4023 Solvent penetration of masking tapes -I2036- 

4026 Accelerated ageing of adhesive tapes                                  

4027 Measurement of width of adhesive tapes 

4028 Sampling plan for quality assurance purposes 

Supplement A