UV Reader Technology.
The machines are retrofitted onto the plastics conveyer and unlock data that local authorities, recyclers and brands have never seen before.
Polytag is working with brands to print 2D data matrixes on their packaging in UV ink, which is invisible to the human eye. It just takes one extra printing plate for brands, which is low cost and works with their existing printing method.
The installation of this kit will help brands and local authorities deal with upcoming environmental and packaging legislation, including Extended Producer Responsibility, Digital Deposit Return Schemes and Plastic Packaging Tax legislation.