Life cycle analyses of security features in banknotes
- DNB Betalingsverkeer
Publicatiedatum 23 februari 2005
In 2004 the Dutch press reported frequently about the euro counterfeit situation in the Netherlands. One of the criticised tools to check a banknote is the ‘UV-lamp’. It was written that the UV check had become useless. The UV lamp was qualified as old fashioned. Commercial purveyors advised their customers not to use UV lamp s any longer. Infrared tools were recommended as being more reliable and future oriented.