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 Type: Contact Adhesive, Waterborne Adhesive

Application Area: Bags, Cartons, Corrugated Boxes, Furniture, Household

Compatible Substrates & Surfaces: Composites, Paper, Wood

Application Method: Nozzle, Roller

Features: Fast Setting, Good Machinability

Technical Data Sheet
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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.