Synthetic DNA Promises to Halt Theft Problem

March 2006
Security: Solutions for Enterprise Security Leaders;Mar2006, Vol. 43 Issue 3, p16
Trade Publication
The article reports that Exxon Mobil Corp. subsidiary Mobil Producing Nigeria has purchased ToolWatch's secondary tool tracking method, a forensic tagging fluid called Synthetic DNA, for the security of warehouse stocks and assets. The tagging system acts as a theft deterrent by permanently identifying items with the owner's mark, identifiable via using a scanning device.


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