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Banknote Watch Trust
Company No. 4149042 (A Company limited by guarantee)
Registered Office: Banknote Watch Trust, Spinnaker House, Saltash Parkway, Saltash. PL12 6YH.
Cash degradation systems use either a smoke, dye or a glue agent to stain the cash being protected.
Cash degradation systems are broadly divided into two groups:
There are in excess of 38,900 cash degradation systems in use within the UK. Approximately 15,400 systems are used for cash in transit/ATM protection and 23,500 for cash protection in financial institutions and retail outlets.
These systems protect multi-£millions in the UK on a daily basis
For more detailed intelligence and information on how to identify and report stolen banknotes by accessing the Banknote Watch’s Police-only area of our website