Swift®tak 5020 is a water-based adhesive specifically recommended to produce folding boxes in the “glue-line method” (Longitudinal seam), tube forming bags and sacks (side seam). With its fast-setting properties, this adhesive allows for efficient production processes. Its excellent machinability further increases productivity, while easy cleaning ensures minimal downtime between runs.

Product TypeContact Adhesive, Waterborne Adhesive

Application AreaBags, Cartons, Corrugated Boxes, Furniture, Household

Compatible Substrates & SurfacesComposites, Paper, Wood

Application MethodNozzle, Roller

FeaturesFast Setting, Good Machinability

Technical Data Sheet

Enhanced TDS

Identification & Functionality

Features & Benefits

Ready-to-Use Product Features

Applications & Uses

Application Method
Compatible Substrates & Surfaces
Application Instructions
  • Application: nozzle, roller, wheel or hand.
  • Application temperature: between +15°C and +25°C
  • Amount of adhesive can vary due to different materials and the different requirements for the bonding.
  • Tests on the different materials are necessary.
  • Cleaning Instructions: Fresh adhesive, cleaning with water.
Approved Substrates
  • Paper and cartons
  • Natural or with different coatings
Typical Applications

To produce folding boxes in the “glue-line method” (Longitudinal seam). Tube forming bags & sacks (side seam).


Typical Properties
ValueUnitsTest Method / Conditions
Dry FilmClear, flexible
Viscosity (Sp3, 20rpm, at 20°C)approx. 1800mPa.sBrookfield RTV
pHapprox. 5
Solids Contentapprox. 43%
Densityapprox. 1.05g/cm³

Packaging & Availability

Regional Availability
  • Africa
  • Europe (Excluding Russia)
  • India
  • Middle East

Storage & Handling

Shelf Life
6 Months
Storage Information

In original sealed packaging in clean and dry conditions above +5°C and below +35°C.