Tiny Fibers Could be Problem for Counterfeiters

Guerra, Anthony
October 2005
Home Textiles Today;10/20/2005, Vol. 27 Issue 6, p4
Trade Publication
Reports that a nanofiber co-invented by North Carolina State University textiles professor Juan Hinestroza and University of Puerto Rico chemical engineering professor Carlos Rinaldi, has the potential to become a deterrent to counterfeiters. Development of the fiber which could be placed inside a fabric or paper document; Use of the fiber as fingerprint that proves the product or document in genuine; Companies interested in the nanofiber.


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