Protection strategy
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System
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Product integrity Overt feature Anti-reusing/Anti-refilling : Packaging Blister details
Product integrity

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Anti-reusing/Anti-refilling : Packaging

Bottle

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Product integrity

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Anti-reusing/Anti-refilling : Packaging

Stick packs pouches

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Product integrity

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Anti-reusing/Anti-refilling : Packaging

Tubes

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Product integrity

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Portable Device
Anti-reusing/Anti-refilling : Packaging

Vials

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Product integrity

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Anti-reusing/Anti-refilling : Packaging

Ampoules

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Product integrity

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Anti-reusing/Anti-refilling : Labels

Destructive labels

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Product integrity

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Anti-reusing/Anti-refilling : Labels

Solvent tampering

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Product integrity

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Anti-reusing/Anti-refilling : Labels

Heat tampering

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Product integrity

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Anti-reusing/Anti-refilling : Labels

Delaminating labels

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Product integrity

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Anti-reusing/Anti-refilling : Labels

Void/Footprinting labels

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Product integrity

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Anti-reusing/Anti-refilling : Labels

Security cuts and perforation labels

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Product integrity

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Anti-reusing/Anti-refilling : Sealing

Flip off caps (or Snap off)

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Product integrity

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Anti-reusing/Anti-refilling : Sealing

Glued end flaps

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Product integrity

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Anti-reusing/Anti-refilling : Sealing

Seals

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Product integrity

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Anti-reusing/Anti-refilling : Sealing

Cap sealing/Induction seals

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Product integrity

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Anti-reusing/Anti-refilling : Sealing

Shrink wrap

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Product integrity

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Anti-reusing/Anti-refilling : Sealing

Foam seal

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Product integrity

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Anti-reusing/Anti-refilling : Sealing (vials only)

Pharma-comb void (by Schreiner)

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Product authentication

Covert or coded feature

Optically Variable Device

Color shifting films: Retroreflective technology

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Product authentication

Covert or coded feature

Printing technology

Nano impression

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Product authentication

Covert or coded feature

Forensic Markers

Tablet coating with specific pigments

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Product authentication

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Mobile System: App

App BrandReporter

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Product authentication

Covert or coded feature

Automatic authentication
Software authentication

Coded printing technology: Cryptoglyph by AlpVision

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Product authentication

Covert or coded feature

Automatic authentication
Software authentication

Molded parts protection: Fingerprint by AlpVision

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Product authentication

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Printing technology Guilloche

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Product authentication

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Optically Variable Device

Hologram 2D

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Product authentication

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Optically Variable Device

Hologram 2D/3D

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Product authentication

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Optically Variable Device

Hologram 3D

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Product authentication

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Optically Variable Device

Hologram Dot Matrix

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Product authentication

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Optically Variable Device Hologram Stereogram

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Product authentication

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Optically Variable Device

Hologram Ebeam Image

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Product authentication

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Printing technology

Microprinting

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Product authentication

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Security inks

Metallic pigments inks

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Product authentication

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Security inks

Fluorescent inks

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Product authentication

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Security inks

Thermochromic inks

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Product authentication

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Security inks

Colorshift inks

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Product authentication

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Security inks

Iridescent ink

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Product authentication

Covert or coded feature

Security inks

Infrared Inks

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Product authentication

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Security inks

Bi-fluorescent inks

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Product authentication

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Security inks

Photochromic ink

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Product authentication

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Security inks

Coin reactive ink

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Product authentication

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Printing technology

Watermark

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Product authentication

Analytical technique

Portable device

Counterfeit Detection Device n°3 (CD3)

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Product authentication

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Color shifting films

Polymer films

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Product authentication

Analytical technique

Laboratory based

Terahertz Imaging

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Product authentication

Covert or coded feature

Automatic Authentication
Reader authentication

Tag’Spheres by Arjowiggins Security

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Product authentication

Covert or coded feature

Automatic Authentication
Reader authentication

Coded magnetic thread: FluxSecure by Schreiner

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Product authentication

Covert or coded feature

Automatic Authentication
Software authentication

Coded printing technology: BitSecure by Schreiner

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Product authentication

Covert or coded feature

Automatic Authentication
Reader authentication

Integrated pigment: LaserSecure by Schreiner

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Product authentication

Covert or coded feature

Automatic Authentication
Reader authentication

Marker in all types of inks and varnishes: Spottag by Arjowiggins Security

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Product authentication

Covert or coded feature

Automatic Authentication
Reader authentication

Marker in visible print: Datag by Arjowiggins Security

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Product authentication

Analytical technique Portable device

Nuclear Quadrupole Resonance spectroscopy –
The Conphirmer system

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Product authentication

Traceability technology

Code

Micro-tag in tablet coating: Mark® On-Dose ID™ by Colorcon® and ARmark®

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Product authentication

Analytical technique

Laboratory based

Video spectral comparator (VSC)

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Product authentication

Analytical technique

Laboratory based

Active Infrared Thermography

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Product authentication

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Analytical technique

Laboratory based

Raman spectroscopy

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Product authentication Analytical technique

Laboratory based

Raman spectroscopy portable device: Truscan

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Product authentication

Analytical technique

Portable Device

GPHF-Minilab (colorimetry + disintegration test + TLC)

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Product authentication

Analytical technique

Portable Device

Portable NIR (Near Infrared) Analyzers

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Product authentication

Analytical technique

Portable Device

Fourier-Transform Infrared Spectroscopy (FTIR) portable device

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Product authentication

Covert or coded feature

Forensic Markers

DNA Markers

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Product authentication

Covert or coded feature

Forensic Markers

Isotopic Tags

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Product authentication

Covert or coded feature

Forensic Markers

Antibody systems

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Product authentication

Analytical technique

Laboratory based

Colorimetry

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Product authentication

Analytical technique

Laboratory based

Disintegration test

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Product authentication

Analytical technique

Laboratory based

Thin Layer Chromatography (TLC)

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Product authentication

Analytical technique

Laboratory based

Mass spectrometry (MS)

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Product authentication

Analytical technique

Laboratory based

Gas chromatography (GC)

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Product authentication

Analytical technique

Laboratory based

High performance liquid chromatography (HPLC)

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Product authentication

Analytical technique

Laboratory based

Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy (NMR)

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Product authentication

Analytical technique

Laboratory based

X-ray diffraction (XRD)

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Product authentication

Analytical technique

Portable device

Ion Mobility Spectrometry

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Product authentication

Analytical technique

Laboratory based

Capillary electrophoresis (CE)

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Product authentication

Analytical technique

Laboratory based

Palynology

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Product authentication

Analytical technique

Laboratory based

FT-IR with ATR

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Product authentication
Product identification

Covert or coded feature

Code

Bubble Tag™

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Product authentication
Product identification

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Traceability technology

Optically Variable Device

Hologram security patch serialized: MediTag

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Product authentication
Product identification

Tracking technologies

Code

Spectral microtag: TruTag®

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Product authentication
Product identification

Covert or coded feature

Automatic Authentication
Reader authentication

Security printing solution: GhostTag by Arjowiggins Security

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Product authentication
Product identification

Traceability technology

Code

Fiber Tag™ by Prooftag

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Product authentication
Product identification

Covert or coded feature

Automatic Authentication
Reader authentication

Physical structure signature: Signoptic® by Arjowiggins Security

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Product identification

Traceability technology

Code

1D linear

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Product identification

Traceability technology

Chip

Radio Frequency Identification (RFID)

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Product identification

Traceability technology

Device

GPS

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Product identification

Traceability technology

Code (Human readable code)

Serial number

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Product identification

Traceability technology

Mobile System

Mobile Anti-counterfeiting Authentication Service (MAAS)
Sproxil

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Product identification

Traceability technology

Code

Matrix codes
(Datamatrix ECC200, QR code)

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Product identification Traceability technology

Mobile System

Web verification: PharmaSecure psVerify™ Mobile App

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Product identification Traceability technology Mobile system Mobile Anti-counterfeiting
Authentication Service (MAAS): PharmaSecure psVerify™ SMS

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Product identification Traceability technology Mobile system Mobile Anti-counterfeiting
Authentication Service (MAAS): Sesame Pharma

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