Barge Cement has been in business for over 70 years as a supplier of high quality adhesive. It is a staple in the leather craft market, being used for leather glue and contact cement. Originally, Barge was developed for the repair of shoe soles and are still known for this specific use. You will find that Barge has created a wide selection of adhesives that can be used with several different materials and projects. Barge cement is now making the majority of their products to be toluene free. Toluene is used as a solvent, and can be found in glues, paint thinners, and nail polish remover. Barge is removing toluene from their products because of the dangers associated with inhaling the fumes.