Guardian™ supported by market leading R&D capability
8 September 2014
Melbourne, Australia – As part of Innovia Group, one of the outstanding capabilities supporting the production and manufacture of Guardian™ polymer substrate is the combined R&D resources of Wigton-based Innovia Films and Melbourne-based Innovia Security.
As the supplier of Clarity™C, the exclusively supplied base film used to make Guardian™, Innovia Films’ Innovation Centre is respected on the international stage as a leading research and development facility staffed by exceptional scientists, engineers and other diverse specialists in the polymer industry. Much of the highly sophisticated machinery and equipment used in the Innovia Films’ laboratories is unique and proprietary, designed and built by in-house experts to meet specific research, development and testing requirements.
In Melbourne, Innovia Security’s R&D centre focuses on the development of leading edge security features for printing or embedding in Guardian™’s 75µ deep substrate. The impressive pipeline of projects that is being run in the R&D centre is testament to Innovia’s ability to provide long term banknote security solutions for central banks worldwide. The future-proofing techniques used by this innovative team focus on ensuring Guardian™’s advanced security features will be able to effectively neutralise the future technologies that counterfeiters will be able to access in their attempts to manufacture fake banknotes.
Innovia’s determination to remain cutting-edge market leaders in its specialist field is underpinned by its strong ethos of continual innovation and a business-wide determination to find solutions to even the most challenging of customer requirements. As innovators, Innovia R&D scientists and print R&D experts are original and creative thinkers driven by a determination to continually push beyond current boundaries, creating new ways to develop, test and manufacture products that meet changing standards, expectations and applications.
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