Zhongchao Special Security Technology Co., Ltd.(ZSST), a subsidiary of China Banknote Printing and Minting Corporation (CBPM), is specialized in research and development ofinnovative optical security features and magnetic readable technologies as well as production of film-based anti-counterfeiting devices.As thelargestsecurity thread manufacturer over the world, ZSST dedicatesto supplying special security technology and production service in aspects of holographic, color-shift, machine-readable featuresand so on, playing an important role in the international optical security field.Recently, at 2015International Holography Conference™,ZSST won the IHMA award category for Innovation and Holographic Technology foritspatented ColorDance™ security feature with independent intellectual property right.
Headquartered in Beijing, the company has production facilities in both Beijing and Baoding, with more than 560 employees. In 2008, the Optical Security Research Institute was set up to lead the core technology innovation activities in the company, which have a professional R&D team consisting of excellent graduates with Ph.Dand Masterdegreesfrom well-known universities and institutes at home and aboard.
Since founded in 2003, rapidly growing ZSST has been importing a number of high-tech equipment for R&D and production, employing high-level specialists in security technology, and developing production series including security threads, patches, stripes and credit cardsignature stripes. Security techniques and products from ZSST have been widely applied tobanknotes such as RMB banknote, the 26th Olympic GamesCommemorative Noteand Aerospace Commemorative Note, as well as the entrance tickets for Olympic Games, World Expo, Garden Expo and some other big events.
With the upgraded 100 RMB banknote (2015 version)coming out, thedemetalized color-shift window-thread and machine-readable magnetic embedded-thread from ZSST start to play more and more important rolein RMB banknote,making an outstandingcontribution for the anti-counterfeiting development of the new version banknote.
Zhongchao Special Security Technology Co., Ltd. focuses on offering and supplying high-level security products and technical solutionsfor customers with an open and innovative mind, creating valuable contributions to the development of the society, as well as promoting the progress of the international anti-counterfeiting technical field.