[PEL] A brand name for a transparent tissue tape. Filmoplast R is made with Japanese mulberry paper coated with an acrylic adhesive. The paper support is buffered with magnesium carbonate. Filmoplast R is advertised as a colorless, nonplasticized mending tape suitable for invisible dry mending of tears in documents, pages and maps. For additional products, see Filmoplast tapes.
pH = 8.9 (unaged tape)