What is the elastic tape?

What is the elastic tape?

The elastic band is a flat and narrow fabric with characteristics of elasticity. Elasticity designates the mechanical property of the tape to undergo reversible deformations when it is subjected to the action of an external force, and to recover its original shape if this external force is eliminated.

Its structure can be smooth, double-decker, double-faced, tubular or jacquard. Its main use is as a complement to textiles: clothes accessories, cuff reinforcement, piping, bras, underwear, swimsuits, socks, waistbands, corsets, shoes, sportswear, girdles, protective equipment for the health sector, labor protection equipment, sports equipment in general, handicrafts, office supplies and graphic arts, industrial supplies, household items and home textiles, furniture, etc.