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Research on new drug extraction method on polymer banknotes underway

Scientists working to invent faster method as paper bank notes edge closer to becoming obsolete.

Device used to extract traces of drugs

Device used to extract traces of drugs

Date - 11th June 2018
By - Sophie Garrod - Police Oracle
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A pioneering technique to detect traces of drugs on new polymer bank notes seized by police investigating drug crime or money laundering is in the pipeline. Paper bank notes undergo a process in which they are pressed between two metal plates...
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