Automotive Aftermarket Division
From its earliest days when it invented the first practical sanding abrasives, 3M™ has pioneered a succession of technologies which today enable the professional repairer to undertake every aspect of refinishing with the complete trust and confidence that is synonymous with 3M brands.
3M is also a global leader in occupational health and safety and provides a full range of products for the protection of operatives from respiratory and hearing hazards.
Today 3M brands such as WetorDry™, Hookit™, Stikit™, Cubitron, Scotch®, Scotch-Brite™, Roloc, Perfect-It™, Body-Shutz and more than a dozen others are trusted by thousands of bodyshops to work faster, last longer and eliminate re-working.
The trade also trusts 3M to pioneer new and effective processes to meet the increasing demands of modern paint systems and repair techniques. Innovations such as award-winning 3M Soft Edge Masking Foam Tape, 3M Trizact™ Fine Finishing Abrasive, the revolutionary 3M Paint Preparation System™ (PPS™) and the newly introduced 3M DMS Body Filler Application System endorse 3M's constant drive to introduce productive solutions in every phase of refinishing.
3M's products - a range of over 600 items in all - are available through a nationwide network of independent distributors, and backed by unmatched technical support and advice, productivity and profitability training and occupational health advice.