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.
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.
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.
Will Blu Tack® leave a stain?
On some surfaces, after a long period of time, Blu Tack® can leave a slight oily mark. This can be removed using removers like citrus oils and desolvers, but as per the guidance of the suppliers. Before using these products, we recommend you test on a small inconspicuous area.
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.
How do you get Blu Tack® off wallpaper?
Blu Tack®'s adhesiveness increases over time so take extra care if it's been on there a while. We'd recommend rolling it gently as you can then using what you can get off to dab any remaining bits.
How do you get Blu Tack® out of hair / clothes / my shoe / carpet?
Soaking hair in baby oil is one trick to try. For clothes, try freezing the Blu Tack® to scrape as much off as you can, then dab any remaining with a cotton ball dipped in vegetable oil.
Does Blu Stik dry as a blue colour?
Bostik Blu Stick is a great way to show you where you've applied your glue, but it actually dries totally clear!
Can I use Blu Stik with my photos?
Bostik Blu Stick is acid-free so it's safe to use with your photos.
What age range is AMOS suitable for?
AMOS is great for both children and adults, however we advise not giving it to children under the age of three.
Is AMOS suitable to sticking photos?
AMOS is acid-free so it's safe to use with your photos.
If swallowed is AMOS dangerous?
AMOS 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.
Can you buy AMOS in different colours?
Only one variant of AMOS is available to buy in New Zealand, which is white drying clear.