The TÜV quality mark and Australian TGA registration

Is your Kinesiology tape registered with the TGA?

How can you maintain quality when you product is made by some other company?

Proudly, the Curetape range of products are manufactured in their own factory in South Korea. This is yet another guarantee of the high standards which is maintained by the Thysol corporation world wide.

How do you know your products are safe to use on patients?

Why is it important to have products classed as medical or Class 1 products?

When using products on the skin of patients or with patients with compromised immune function it is important to know that only the safest materials are used. A therapist may ask “Will my product cause an adverse reaction or even worse an infection in my patient?” If there is a question regarding the product, can this particular product be traced? Has it been tested in human application?

A highly recognised standard world wide is the TÜV quality mark. Products are tested by TÜV Rheinland and undergo rigorous scrutiny to ensure they are suitable for medical use. Each product before receiving the TÜV quality mark must pass some 25 points of criteria.

Some of which are as follows:

(Necessary information to identify the product on the box)

Name of the selling company and the address of the producer

Code or Serial number

Expiry date (month/year)

State that it’s for 1 time usage

Storage requirements

Specific usage descriptions if needed

Precautions if needed

Year of production IF there is no expiry date is given

CE Sign

( The insert has the same requirements (except for the lot number and expiry date) and some extra)

Expected results and possible side effects

Possible risks if not used properly

One time usage

Last update (date) of the insert

TÜV Rheinland: CureTape an elastic tape that meets the highest quality standards.


CureTape has the TÜV quality mark.

A patient or athlete always wants only one thing: the best medical care with the best materials.

Because nowadays a large number of (Chinese) imitation products on the market are offered seems to us well in the interests of patients and athletes “to separate the wheat from the chaff.”

To demonstrate that CureTape the highest quality requirements, we have enabled TUV Rheinland to test the product. TÜV Rheinland is one of the leading international suppliers of (technical) services for quality and safety.

The conclusion of TÜV Rheinland: “CureTape is a safe, latex-free product that meets the highest quality standards”.

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