Does scotch tape break down in landfills?

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    Scotch tape is mainly made out of cellophane.  Cellophane is known to be 100% biodegradable.  However, the adhesive part is made out of petroleum, chemical-based molecules that may break down longer.

    Fear not, though, a type of adhesive tape is on the market that are 100% biodegradable:

    http://www.treehugger.com/files/2005/08/biodegradable_c_1.php

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