High Reflective Tape For Clothing

Reflectivity 260-400cd/lx/m²
Attachment Type Sew On
Color Gray
 Backing fabric 100% polyester or T/C
Application Ideal for common washable safety clothing, hats, backpacks, etc.

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High reflective tape for clothing FAQ guide

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When traveling in the dark, would you like a quick and easy safety precaution? YGM high reflective tape can be used on safety clothing to increase your visibility at night. If you are searching for a strong reflective tape for vests, jackets, and t-shirts, , you are at the right place! We manufacture reflective safety tape that is designed to last even in extreme weather conditions. There are certifications for this kind of reflective tape for clothing, such as Oeko-Tex Standard 100, EN ISO 20471, and ANSI 107.


The safety tape we offer is sure to impress you. We have high reflective tape that is suitable for many safety suits. However, if you encounter any issues, please reach out to us and we will be happy to assist.

What is a high reflective tape for clothing?

High-quality materials have been used to design this high reflective tape for clothing so it stands out beautifully in the dark. Additionally, it is easy to sew on the fabrics. Gray reflective tape for clothing applications is a common feature of washable safety protection clothing. The backing fabric for this tape is made from 100% polyester or TC (Tetron Cotton), and its reflectivity is lower than that of silver.

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Figure 1: High Reflective Tape For Clothing

Which of the following reflective tapes are available?

It is suitable for different applications because each of them has advantages. Here’s a comparison of the basic differences between glass bead and prismatic reflective tape.

Reflective tape today is available in two main types:

  • Glass Bead Reflective:

A glass bead reflective tape is a multipurpose tape that can be used for a variety of purposes.

How It’s Made: A reflective tape made from glass beads is filled with thousands of tiny glass spheres attached to a fabric. Beneath these spheres is the aluminum reflective layer and the adhesive agent layer. As light hits the aluminum reflective layer, it is reflected back through the spheres.

  • Prismatic Reflective Tape:

The ability of prismatic reflective tape to withstand water, abrasion, and other environmental hazards makes it an ideal choice for harsher environments.

How It’s Made: Instead of tiny spheres, prismatic reflective tape uses tiny prisms to reflect light. Prisms made of acrylic resin are then coloured, and then placed on backing paper and attached to adhesive layers.

Can you tell me about the safety information I need to know about this product?

It is important for buyers to note that high reflective tape for clothing contains millions of small glass spheres that reflect light. If the garment is exposed to direct sunlight for an extended period of time, the tape will retain more heat than the garment itself. It is also possible for heat to transfer to the skin if the fabric between the skin and tape is damaged or wet. For prolonged exposure to direct sunlight, we recommend Class D garments.

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Figure 2: Safety Information of High Reflective Tape for Clothing

What are the advantages of purchasing high reflective tape for clothing?

  • High Visibility: At night or during low-light conditions, glass bead reflective tape will enhance visibility
  • Washable: Some products pass the ISO 6330 ( home washing between 40℃ to 60℃ or 90℃), ISO 15797 ( industrial washing at 75℃), or ISO 3175 (recommending dry cleaning) washing standard.
  • Customizable: The size of the high reflective tape for clothing can be customized according to your requirements.
  • Multipurpose: It can be sewn onto pants, t-shirts, jackets, vests and even hats, bags or shoes.

Do reflective materials glow in the dark?

If you want to answer this question correctly, you need to know the difference between reflective and glow in the dark.

A surface can be reflective, absorbent or transmissive.

The reflective approach here refers to Retroreflection in the case of reflective. Retroreflection is exhibited by some surfaces. They are constructed in such a way that light is returned in the direction it came from. Therefore, if you need to see the reflective item, there should be light coming from the surface at the same time.

Additionally, there are other materials, such as photoluminescent materials, which absorb light during the day and give off light at night. In fact, they don’t even need light to make them glow, so they will still be visible even if no light is present.

It can be either reflective or self-luminous when you see something glowing in the dark.

What is the importance of high reflective tape for clothing?

The reflective tape for clothing is made up of a substrate, composite glue, reflective layer, and glass beads, which can reflect the stronger light back into emission lighting, enhancing visibility of people wearing the reflective clothing, and reminding others to pay attention to them.

Thousands of employees are injured or killed every year in workplace accidents involving moving machines or vehicles because their presence is not signaled appropriately. The inability to see individuals moving along the road can also contribute to many accidents. High reflective tape for clothing characterized by appropriate materials, properties, and designs may increase the safety of people who are at risk of being hit by moving objects or vehicles. This tape should be selected appropriate for the circumstances in which the presence of people must be signaled.

In addition to making workers more visible at night when wearing this high reflective tape for clothing, it also helps to make them more visible during daylight, especially in inclement weather. By wearing high-visibility clothing, accidents can be avoided and overall safety is improved.

Clothing items with high reflective tape make you more visible to drivers and allow them to see you sooner. Wearing these items can improve your safety. Human eyes are most responsive to large, bright, contrasting, moving objects. It is important that workers’ clothes and the environment against which they work have a high color contrast.

Can high-reflective tape for clothing be washed in the washing machine?

If your clothing has high reflective tape, you can wash it in a machine. But don’t use bleach or fabric softener, just a mild detergent.

What are the features of high reflective tape for clothing?

  1. It can be washed 25 cycles (ISO6330).
  2. Safety warnings and reflective properties make your life safer.
  3. Backing fabric can be 100% polyester or T/C.
  4. Whether you want to add reflective tape to fashion, workwear or safety clothing, it can be easily customized to size.

What is the best way to order high reflective tape for clothing?

These are the ways you can order YGM High reflective tape for clothing. We look forward to hearing from you!

  • Please fill out the Contact Form
  • by sending an email to info@cnygm.com
  • you may also call us at the number on our website
  • Visit our Company
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