Taggants are uniquely encoded materials or chemistries that are virtually impossible to duplicate. A taggant is like a fingerprint—a unique signature of identity to which customers assign meaning. Taggants can be overt or covert and are used for a wide variety of applications.
The term taggant is now used to describe a number of different materials; however, not all taggant security technologies are created equal. Some taggants may appear to offer a secure way to identify your products and prevent counterfeiting but in reality, these taggants may be easy to replicate or simply purchased from a number of sources, leaving you extremely vulnerable.
The level of security achieved is only as strong as the weakest link – a true taggant solution requires strong technology and manufacturing process as well as a reader that will not give false positive results.
There are times where a simple solution is desired. For these applications we offer: