High Security, Document Security Paper Technologies
"A" = Overt Security Feature
"P" = Covert Security Feature
The Security Technologies listed below may be used when manufacturing
"Custom" Document Security Paper Products.
This information is provided for educational purposes as part of our Learning Center.
- SECURE MARKTM "A"
Security Watermarked Paper ~
To Verify the document is an original, hold up to light to view watermark in the paper
- SECURE RUBTM
Color Change Technology ~ "A"
The Background Color, Color Panel or a Colored Icon changes color briefly when rubbed briskly.
- INSTANT VALIDTM
Color Change Technology ~ "A"
Rub front surface of paper with coin. The words VALID appear.
- ANTI-COPY COIN RUBTM
Coin Activated Security Back Print ~ "A"
"Anti Copy Symbols and Words” are hidden on the back of the sheet.
Rub a coin OR metal paper clip over the back of the sheet to activate this feature.
- UV FIBER SECURETM
Invisible Fiber Security ~ "P"
Invisible fluorescent fibers and threads that can only be seen under a blacklight.
- COLOR FIBER SECURITYTM
Visible Fiber Security ~ "A"
Red and Blue Fibers and Threads are visible in the security paper.
- TONER BONDTM SECURITY
Paper Toner Fusion ~ "P"
The paper surface is treated to fuse with inks and laser toner
in an effort to prevent removal of computer printed information.
- CHEMICAL TEST SECURITYTM ~ "P"
Chemical Stain Protection - Sensitivity to high and low polarity solvents, oxidants, acids and alkali.
- DUO COLOR SECURITY BACKGROUNDTM ~ "A"
A colored security background with two colors blending.
- ANTI-COPY NUMBERINGTM ~
"A" and "P"
- SECURE GLOWTM ~ "P"
Secure Glow Security Ink is printed on front of the sheet.
When this ink is exposed to black light, the image is visible.
- Security HologramTM LENTICULAR HOLOGRAMS ~ "A"
An optical variable hologram with words or letters engraved as a latent image.
To verify original - tip to light
"Stock" Tamper Evident
Security Hologram Labels
- Security HologramTM - custom image Hologram
- Security HologramTM - standard latent image hologram
- SCRATCH-SECURETM ~ "A"
Scratch Off Label Technology. Scratch off label to validate a document, tickets or coupon.
Using Scratch-Secure Technology, a document can only be validated once.
"Stock" Scratch & Reveal scratch off security labels
- PREMIUM ERASURE PROTECTIONTM ~ "A"
A special shaded area is printed over which sensitive information is computer printed.
If the computer printed information is erased, both the data and the shaded background is removed.
- METAL STRIPE SECURITYTM ~ "A"
FOIL SECURITY - A metallic foil strip or metallic foil logo appears on document.
- ANTI-COPY WATERMARKTM ~ "A"
To verify the document is an original, tip the page toward a light source
- MICRO LINE SECURETM ~"P"
A SECURITY LINE created with a small font that requires magnification to become ledgible.
- HIDDEN MESSAGE TECHNOLOGYTM ~ "P"
Words such as "UNAUTHORIZED COPY" - "VOID" - "COPY" appear on copy when document is photocopied or scanned.
CUSTOM HIDDEN MESSAGE TECHNOLOGY available
- SECURITY PHANTOMTM ~ "P"
A distinctive icon disappears when rubbed and when photocopied
- SECURITY WARNING BANDS and BOXES ~ "A"
Visible Security Warning acts as a deterrent to those considering making unauthorized copies.
- SECURITY BANDTM
A visible Warning Band describes security features on the document
- SECURITY BORDERTM
A Visible Warning Band on the edge around the sheet describes security features on the document
- SECURITY BOXTM
A Warning Box on the back of the sheet contains a list of security features on the document
- BATCH NUMBER PROTECTIONTM
- UNIQUE PRODUCTION BATCH NUMBERS ~ "A"
A Unique Product Identification Number provides positive document identification information.
- INVISIBLE BATCH NUMBER ~ "P" ~
Number is visible when viewed under blacklight.
- UV SECURETM
Ultra Violet Light Security ~
Words Printed in Secure "UV Ink" on back of sheet are only visible when viewed under "black Light".
- BASKETWEAVETM Safety Feature ~ "A"
A distinctive Basket Weave Background appears on both sides of the sheet.
- LINE MARK SECURITYTM Safety Feature ~ "A"
Fine lines embedded in paper act as a deterrent to cut-and-paste alteration
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