Bostik Blu-Tack

Multipurpose Adhesive

Bostik Blu-Tack® is a permanently plastic reusable material that can used as a removable adhesive or to model with. It has excellent moulding qualities as it resists slump, will not shrink, dry out or harden and can be used over and over again.

Recommended Uses

Ideal for a thousand and one uses including: 

  • Create 3D models
  • Create fantastic murals on your window or wall
  • Hold up posters
  • Cards 
  • Children's paintings 
  • Certificates 
  • Party decorations 
  • Maps 
  • Messages
  • Hold telephones, mouse mats and calculators in place
  • Hold ornaments to shelves, photos in albums, screws to screw drivers
  • Holds model parts in position for painting or gluing and picture frames straight
  • Safely store pins, keys, screws and other small objects
  • Use in floral arrangements to keep flowers in place
  • Clean fluff from fabric and dirt from computers, model railway tracks or remove dust from hard to get at places
  • Use as a putty to block out breezes


Designed to stick to:

  • Non-porous surfaces
  • Vinyl
  • Coated wallpaper
  • Painted surfaces
  • Glass
  • Metal
  • Permanently plastic and pliable
  • Reusable
  • Non toxic – safe for all the family

What age range is Blu-Tack® suitable for?

Blu-Tack® is great for both children and adults, however we advise not giving it to children under the age of three.

What surfaces can Blu-Tack® stick to?

Blu-Tack® can be used on non-porous surfaces such as glass, metal and plastic, as well as painted surfaces and vinyl coated wallpaper.

When will Blu-Tack® stick best?

Surfaces must be clean and dry, and free from grease or loose materials to work best. If a room or surface conditions are too hot (over 70°C), Blu-Tack® will soften and become more difficult to secure items in place.

Is swallowing Blu-Tack® dangerous?

Blu-Tack® is a non-toxic, non-harmful substance and will not cause any problems if swallowed, only mild discomfort. If any discomfort experienced continues, we recommend seeking medical advice.

Is Blu-Tack® tested on animals or made with any animals ingredients?

Blu-Tack® is not tested on any animals nor does it contain ingredients made from animals nor by products of animals.

How much weight can Blu-Tack® hold?

0.5 grams of Blu-Tack® will hold an approximate 105-gram load, but Blu-Tack® is not designed to hold heavy objects.

Where is best place to store Blu-Tack®?

Pop it in a tightly closed container in a dry, cool and well-ventilated location.

Can you buy Blu-Tack® in different colours?

Blu-Tack® is also available in a 5 colour pack  - pink, green, blue, yellow & orange. 

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