3M Performance Plus Duct Tape 8979 has a unique tape construction that allows for both permanent and temporary applications whether indoors or outdoors. It is removable with little or no adhesive residue from most opaque surfaces up to 6 months after application. 3M duct tape 8979 is also UV resistant for one year. It will not delaminate or deteriorate in sunlight. The tape is conformable, abrasion resistant, and water resistant. The polyethylene film and cloth scrim construction provides straight, easy tear with high tensile strength for the most demanding applications.