Primary Tufting Glue Instructions


ATS Primary Tufting Glue is an easy to apply and strong holding adhesive that will ensure your rugs will last for years to come.




Primary Tufting Glue is suitable for use on Cotton, Wool, & Aclylic yam tufted rugs. Primary Backing material

may be Polyester, Cotton, or a blend of both. The adhesive should be applied above 10° c and below 30℃.



  1. Spread adhesive using a paint brush, scraper or foam roller onto the back side of a tufted rug.


  1. Ensure the adhesive penetrates deeply into the tufts by applying in multiple directions.


  1. If required, apply multiple layers, waiting 15 minutes between each application.


  1. Allow 24 hours for the adhesive to set. Allow 36·48 hours before use.




Clean tools and equipment immediately after use with warm, soapy water.



A shelf life of 6 months is expected when stored in an unopened container in the correct storage conditions.

Use the adhesive within 3 months after opening.



Always ensure that there is adequate ventilation when using this adhesive.

Material safety Data Sheet is available on the Australian Tufting Supplies Website.

Always wear the correct Personal Protection Equipment (PPE), hand protection,

eye protection, avoid repeated or prolonged skin contact.



Avoid eye and skin contact. If eye contact occurs, immediately rinse with clean

water for at least 15 minutes and seek medical attention. Wash skin immediately

after contact with plenty of water and soap. If swallowed, rinse mouth, do not induce

vomiting, seek medical assistance immediately.



The adhesive should be stored between 10 °c and 30 ° C.

Keep away from frost and direct sunlight.

After sitting, stir the adhesive gently and avoid the inclusion of air.