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Solvent Cement, Lubricant & Primer

Finolex solvent cement is manufactured under license from Invogue Labs Inc. New York, U.S.A and with our strict in-house quality controls it guarantees superior quality, every time. Our solvent cement facilitates strong and consistent joint between pipe to pipe, fitting to fitting, or pipe to fitting combinations.

Finolex solvent cement can be dependably used in agriculture, sanitation, PVC-U and CPVC plumbing.

With our advanced R&D initiatives, we have developed low VOC (Volatile Organic Compounds) products to ensure thehigh-quality performance and installation, while being environmentally friendly and beneficial to the applicator.


Features and Benefits
  • Environmentally friendly due to low VOC emission
  • High-quality applicator for user-friendly and smooth application
  • Colour coded solvent packaging for ease of identification and inspection
  • Finolex lubricant is a non-toxic, soft paste like material that is non-flammable
  • Curbs bacterial growth
  • Easy to clean
  • Keeps the rubber and plastic gasket safe


Solvent cement facilitates strong and consistent joint between pipe to pipe, fitting to fitting, or pipe to fitting combinations.

Technical Details

• Low VOC solvent cement.
• The container (tin) has unique design with cap having integral brush. This ensures air tight closure and eliminate any contamination.
• Use of Primer (ASTM F656) prior to solvent joint is essential for 65mm (2.1/2”) and above size of pipes. Use of primer will increase the joint strength.
• Lubricant is used for easy installation of Ringfit pipes of all types. It helps for smooth insertion of Pipes & Fittings.

Additional information


• Avoid prolonged breathing of solvent vapors. It is recommended to wear a mask when working in enclosed areas.

• Keep cement away from all sources of ignition, heat, sparks and open flame.

• Keep containers of cement tightly closed after use.

• Avoid eye and skin contact.

• Store solvent cements and piping component in cool area.

• Brush must be clean and dry before commencing solvent welding process.

• System should be pressure tested before concealment.

• Do not attempt cementing in the rain or in the presence of moisture.

• Solvent cement should be used within the expiry period mentioned on the container.


  • Do you have different solvent cement for different products?

    Yes, Finolex has separate solvent cements for different products. Finolex has exclusively coloured solvents and packaging for ease of identification and inspection. You may refer to the product catalogue for more information. 

  • Where do you recommend to use primer?

    Use of Primer (ASTM F 656) prior to solvent cement joint is essential for 65 mm (2.1/2”) and above size of pipes. Use of a primer will increase the joint strength.

  • What are the advantages of Finolex solvent cement?

    Low VOC (Volatile organic compound) emission keeps the environment green, and it is also safe for the applicator. High quality dauber/applicator is user friendly and helps in smooth applications. Exclusively coloured solvent and packaging makes it easy for identification and inspection. The higher shelf life offers high consistency.

  • Where lubricant is used / recommended?

    Lubricant is used for easy installation of Ringfit pipes of all types. It helps for smooth insertion of Pipes and Fittings.

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    Finolex Industries Limited (FIL) is India’s largest backward integrated and most trusted manufacturer of PVC-U pipes and fittings for the plumbing-sanitation and agricultural sectors. FIL was established in 1981, making PVC pipes from a plant in Pune, Maharashtra. Today, it has two strategically located plants in Maharashtra, at Ratnagiri and Urse, and a third in Masar, Gujarat. With a distribution network that covers 900 dealers and over 21,000 retail touchpoints, all interconnected through nine branch offices across the country. Offering a wide range of products in various sizes, pressure classes and diameters suitable for diversified applications across the two main categories of Plumbing-Sanitation and Agriculture. Including agricultural pipes and fittings, casing pipes, column pipes, sewerage pipes, SWR pipes and fittings, ASTM pipes and fittings, CPVC pipes, and solvent cement for pipes and fittings across applications.

    With a focus on creating the strongest, most reliable, and longest-lasting products possible, we have earned the faith of farmers, builders, industrial giants and their next generation - reliably, efficiently, and flawlessly. And we haven't stopped there. Over the last 40 years, our company-wide family has devoted itself to bettering our manufacturing process and product quality through research, innovation, and cutting-edge technology. Upstreaming our value chain to manufacture our own PVC resin. Continuously innovating and evolving to stretch ourselves further and out-perform our own expectations.

    We have never lost sight of our roots and the need to nurture them by creating opportunities for the lesser privileged in our country. Through educational, social welfare and healthcare initiatives, we strive to elevate these communities above their circumstances to access self-reliance, prosperity, and fulfilment – to enjoy a transformation that is self-sustaining. We want the very same for the environment. Any initiative we undertake to support our environment has to have an eye on the far horizon. Whether it is water conservation and treatment or tree planting, it has to be sustainable. We believe that nurturing our roots, and the earth and water that nourishes them, leads to towering possibilities for the future of our country.