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New Scotch product sticks to eco-friendly attributes

ST. PAUL, Minn. — 3M announced that it has launched the first-of-its-kind Scotch Magic eco-friendly tape.

Scotch Magic eco-friendly tape — which includes a refillable dispenser, packaging and tape — is made from more than 75% renewable or recycled materials, the company reported. The boxed refill roll, including packaging, is made from more than 65% renewable or recycled materials.

“We’re so excited to offer an eco-friendly version of the Scotch Magic tape people know, love and use on a daily basis,” said Pete Ley, business unit manager for Scotch home and office tapes at 3M. “We believe this is a great innovation during a time when people really are looking for those everyday things they can do to lessen their impact on the environment.”

Scotch Magic eco-friendly tape is available for a suggested retail price of between $2 and $4 for the refillable dispenser, which comes with a 600-in. roll of eco-friendly tape, and between $5 and $7 for a two-pack of 900-in. refill rolls of eco-friendly tape.

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