Fugitive glue

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Fugitive glue, also called credit card glue, E-z-release glue, or (colloquially) booger glue, snot glue, or gooey glue, is a low-tack adhesive that produces a removable, non-permanent joint.[1] There is only a minimal residue of the other material remaining on the glue, and minimal amount of damage caused to the separated surfaces.

Fugitive glues are frequently used in marketing, where some object—product sample or a return envelope—is glued to another, usually paper, object—a mailing envelope or a magazine. They tend to perform best on smooth, non-porous surfaces. In these applications, fugitive glues are not resealable pressure-sensitive adhesives such as are used on pressure-sensitive tapes or post-it notes, although resealable formulations are available.[citation needed]

Fugitive glues are usually available in hot melt or latex form, with low VOC emissions.[2] They can be also applied in liquid form.

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