Primers

All Oatey®, Hercules® and Harvey™ Primers are certified to UL Greenguard Gold. They have been certified by UL for compliance with UL 2818-2013, Gold Standard for Chemical Emissions for Building Materials, Finishes and Furnishings. All primers comply with California Department of Public Health “Standard Method for the Testing and Evaluation of Volatile Organic Chemical Emissions from Indoor Sources Using Environmental Chambers, Version 1.1 (CA Section 0135). In addition, they are Lo-VOC solvent cements, which means they are compliant with the South Coast Air Quality Management District (SCAQMD) Rule 1168 and the Ozone Transport Commission (OTC) standards. They meet ASTM, NSF and UPC standards for a wide variety of applications, including potable water, DWV, industrial, pool/spa, turf/irrigation, sewer and many more.  

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019070b_352340M_121516_16oz-1.jpg - Harvey™ Gallon Purple Primer

Harvey™ Purple Primer

Purple

Primer-Cleaner

Harvey

110

43

Primer

200

No

1 gal.

7.85 lb.

Removes surface dirt, grease and grime, as well as softens the pipe surface to allow a fast, secure solvent weld

Purple tint ensures piping has been primed prior to solvent cement application

Low VOC, high performance solvent cement meets California South Coast Air Quality Management District (SCAQMD) 1168/316A or BAAQMD Method 40 and other environmental requirements

Meets ASTM F656

16 oz.

1.21 lb.

Low VOC, high performance solvent cement meets California South Coast Air Quality Management District (SCAQMD) 1168/316A or BAAQMD Method 40 and other environmental requirements

Removes surface dirt, grease and grime, as well as softens the pipe surface to allow a fast, secure solvent weld

Meets ASTM F656

Purple tint ensures piping has been primed prior to solvent cement application

32 oz.

2.3 lb.

Low VOC, high performance solvent cement meets California South Coast Air Quality Management District (SCAQMD) 1168/316A or BAAQMD Method 40 and other environmental requirements

Removes surface dirt, grease and grime, as well as softens the pipe surface to allow a fast, secure solvent weld

Meets ASTM F656

Purple tint ensures piping has been primed prior to solvent cement application

4 oz.

0.354 lb.

Low VOC, high performance solvent cement meets California South Coast Air Quality Management District (SCAQMD) 1168/316A or BAAQMD Method 40 and other environmental requirements

Removes surface dirt, grease and grime, as well as softens the pipe surface to allow a fast, secure solvent weld

Meets ASTM F656

Purple tint ensures piping has been primed prior to solvent cement application

8 oz.

0.6 lb.

Low VOC, high performance solvent cement meets California South Coast Air Quality Management District (SCAQMD) 1168/316A or BAAQMD Method 40 and other environmental requirements

Removes surface dirt, grease and grime, as well as softens the pipe surface to allow a fast, secure solvent weld

Meets ASTM F656

Purple tint ensures piping has been primed prior to solvent cement application

032628604209_H_001.jpg - Hercules® Gallon PVC and CPVC Purple Primer

Hercules® Purple Primer For PVC And CPVC

Purple

Primer-Cleaner

Hercules

110

43

Primer

200

No

All Hercules solvent cement and primer products are certified to UL Greenguard Gold

Low VOC, high performance primer that meets California South Coast Air Quality Management Districts (SCAQMD) 1168/316A or BAAQMD Method 40 requirements, meets ASTM Standard F656 and complies with NSF/ANSI 61 health effects requirements

Please refer to the Oatey Limited Warranty for warranty details

Professional-grade purple primer for PVC and CPVC pipe, fittings

Purple tint ideal when plumbing code requires primer verification

Removes surface dirt, grease and grim while pre-softening pipe

Allows for a fast, secure solvent weld

Recommended application temperature of -15°F to 110°F / -26°C to 43°C

128 oz.

7.85 lb.

Easy to apply on any diameter of PVC or CPVC piping; not recommended for use on ABS piping installations

16 oz.

1.21 lb.

Easy to apply on any diameter of PVC or CPVC piping with included in-lid dauber; not recommended for use on ABS piping installations

32 oz.

2.3 lb.

Easy to apply on any diameter of PVC or CPVC piping with included in-lid dauber; not recommended for use on ABS piping installations

8 oz.

0.6 lb.

Easy to apply on any diameter of PVC or CPVC piping with included in-lid dauber; not recommended for use on ABS piping installations

4 oz.

0.354 lb.

Easy to apply on any diameter of PVC or CPVC piping with included in-lid dauber; not recommended for use on ABS piping installations

038753307589_H_001.jpg - Oatey® 16 oz. Purple Primer

Oatey® Purple Primer

Oatey

Aggressive purple primer for use on PVC and CPVC pipe, fittings

Purple tint ideal when plumbing code requires primer verification

Allows for a fast, secure solvent weld

Removes surface dirt, grease and grim while pre-softening pipe

All Oatey solvent cement and primer products are certified to UL Greenguard Gold

Not recommended for use on ABS piping installations

Please refer to the Oatey Limited Warranty for warranty details

No

Low VOC, high performance primer meets California South Coast Air Quality Management Districts (SCAQMD) 1168/316A or BAAQMD Method 40 requirements, meets ASTM Standard F656 and complies with NSF/ANSI 61 health effects requirements

Easy to apply on any diameter of PVC or CPVC piping with included in-lid dauber

Purple

Primer-Cleaner

110

43

Primer

16 oz.

200

1.21 lbs.

Plumbing

Waterworks

Yes

Low VOC primer that meets California South Coast Air Quality Management Districts (SCAQMD) 1171/M24 requirements, meets ASTM Standard F656 and complies with NSF/ANSI 61 health effects requirements

Purple

Primer-Cleaner

110

43

Primer

32 oz.

200

2.3 lbs.

Plumbing

Waterworks

Yes

Yes

Low VOC primer that meets California South Coast Air Quality Management Districts (SCAQMD) 1171/M24 requirements, meets ASTM Standard F656 and complies with NSF/ANSI 61 health effects requirements

Easy to apply on any diameter of PVC or CPVC piping with included in-lid dauber

No

Low VOC, high performance primer meets California South Coast Air Quality Management Districts (SCAQMD) 1168/316A or BAAQMD Method 40 requirements, meets ASTM Standard F656 and complies with NSF/ANSI 61 health effects requirements

No

Low VOC, high performance primer meets California South Coast Air Quality Management Districts (SCAQMD) 1168/316A or BAAQMD Method 40 requirements, meets ASTM Standard F656 and complies with NSF/ANSI 61 health effects requirements

Easy to apply on any diameter of PVC or CPVC piping with included in-lid dauber

Purple

Primer-Cleaner

110

43

Primer

4 oz.

200

0.354 LB

Low VOC primer that meets California South Coast Air Quality Management Districts (SCAQMD) 1171/M24 requirements, meets ASTM Standard F656 and complies with NSF/ANSI 61 health effects requirements

No

8 oz.

110

43

200

0.6 lb.

Low VOC, high performance primer meets California South Coast Air Quality Management Districts (SCAQMD) 1168/316A or BAAQMD Method 40 requirements, meets ASTM Standard F656 and complies with NSF/ANSI 61 health effects requirements

Easy to apply on any diameter of PVC or CPVC piping with included in-lid dauber

Primer

Purple

Primer-Cleaner

0.6 LB

Low VOC primer that meets California South Coast Air Quality Management Districts (SCAQMD) 1171/M24 requirements, meets ASTM Standard F656 and complies with NSF/ANSI 61 health effects requirements

Purple

Primer-Cleaner

110

43

Primer

128 oz.

200

7.85 lb.

Plumbing

Waterworks

Yes

Low VOC, high performance primer meets California South Coast Air Quality Management Districts (SCAQMD) 1168/316A or BAAQMD Method 40 requirements, meets ASTM Standard F656 and complies with NSF/ANSI 61 health effects requirements

Easy to apply on any diameter of PVC or CPVC piping

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