3M Durapore Surgical Tape is a "silk-like" cloth tape with a latex-free, hypoallergenic adhesive that offers high strength and adhesion. It especially adheres well to dry skin. Durapore Surgical Tape is the most economical, high-strength and high-adhesion tape offered by 3M. This tape is conformable and has bi-directional tear. It is excellent for securing regular and bulky dressings, tubing, and immobilization.