Burial Tape

  • Highly visible
  • Long lasting
  • Made in the USA
  • APWA Utility Legends and Custom Printing Available

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Burial Tape helps detect, locate, identify and protect buried underground utility lines. Choose between detectable and non-detectable tapes with varying APWA color-coded utility legends.

Both Detectable and non-detectable Burial Tape are permanently imprinted with black lettering to act as a “stop sign” to preventive measure to stop digging and helps identify underground utility lines while detectable Burial Tape has the added benefit of an aluminum core to be detected and marked through inductive locating.

Its highly visible and offered in both a diagonally striped pattern or solid color with stock widths measuring 2”, 3”, 4”, 6” and 12” by 1000’ length.

Frick’s long-lasting polyethylene Burial Tape ranges from an overall thickness of 4.0 – 6.0 Mil. It’s durable laminate construction allows it to endure temperatures ranging from -60F – 250F and is acid, alkali, chemical and oil resistant. The tape meets or exceeds all applicable ASTM specifications.

Multiple colors and legends as well as custom sizes, lengths and printing available.

Made in the USA.

Additional information


Detectable, Non-Detectable


Solid, Striped


2", 3", 4", 6", 12"


CATV, Chilled Water, Communication, Electric, Fiber Optic, Force Main, Gas, Gas Line In Conduit, Geothermal, High Voltage Cable, Non Potable Water, Oil, Pipeline, Potable Water, Reclaimed Water, Sanitary Sewer, Sewer, Storm Drain, Storm Sewer, Telephone, Water