THE POLYMER BACKNOTE PEOPLE

Costa Rica Moves To Polymer Using CCL Secure’s GUARDIAN™

Costa Rica has become the latest country to issue new polymer banknotes. The notes will be manufactured by CCL Secure on GUARDIAN substrate. The Banco Central de Costa Rica (BCCR) announced the move at the end of July 2020, three years after the decision to move to polymer was first agreed by the Board of Directors.

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Solomon Islands Wins Gold For New $5 Guardian™ Banknote

The Solomon Islands new $5 polymer banknote – printed on CCL Secure’s Guardian substrate – has been awarded a prestigious gold medal in Australia’s 2020 Print Industry Craftmanship Awards (PICA).

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Specimen 10 Launches in New Format With Environmental Focus.

The latest issue of Specimen Magazine our journal for the currency industry is out – with a focus on the topic of polymer banknotes and the environment.

Using in-depth research commissioned by central banks around the world, we explode several myths about the environmental footprint of currency made using polymer.

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CCL nominated for ‘Best New Environmental Sustainability Project

CCL Secure has been nominated in this year’s IACA Excellence in Currency Awards for Best New Environmental Sustainability Project. This nomination recognises the CCL’s efforts to mitigate the environmental impacts of its operations.

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Bank Of Namibia’s New Commemorative N$30 Guardian™ Note Celebrates 30 Years Of Independence.

The latest issue of Specimen Magazine our journal for the currency industry is out – with a focus on the topic of polymer banknotes and the environment.

Using in-depth research commissioned by central banks around the world, we explode several myths about the environmental footprint of currency made using polymer.

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CCL Secure commits to sustainability, working towards zero carbon

In an increasingly environmentally conscious world in which the effects of a changing climate are beginning to be realised, companies are looking at their products, services and operations to identify areas for improvements to environmental sustainability.

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First-Ever Polymer £20 Notes Enter Circulation

The new £20 note issued on UK-manufactured Guardian polymer substrate has been released into circulation by the Bank of England for the first time today.

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Bank of England figures show fewer polymer notes replaced yearly than paper

The Bank of England recently released figures on replacing its new Guardian banknotes due to everyday wear and damage showing that less than 3% of £5, and 2% of £10 notes were replaced in 2019.

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