Security

A manufacturer of banknote paper for over two centuries, Arjowiggins Security is the trusted partner of the industry in over 140 countries.

We produce tailor-made papers for central banks and banknote printers to enable them to address the ever-changing challenges in the banknote market in terms of security, quality and durability.
We also develop and market security threads that integrate the latest innovations in dynamic optical effects.
Our recent products include:

  • Diamone® Xtra, a paper for high durability of banknotes in circulation.
  • Picture® thread and Wink® thread, for straightforward public authentication.

Thanks to this expertise, we can also offer a comprehensive range of secured substrates for passport applications.
We are fully accredited by the European Central Bank (ECB) for the supply of Euro banknote paper.
We are committed to maintaining high ethical standards and as such we are founding members of the Banknote Ethics Initiative (BnEI).
We also operate on the synthetic paper market via our Arjobex subsidiary, one of the top-ranking producers of untearable labels and leaders in commercial printing.
Our range of coated synthetic papers addresses multiple applications: secured labels, tamper-proofing solutions, self-adhesive labels, package-imbedded labels, road maps, etc.