Food Processing: Every year, counterfeit and pirated goods globally cost nearly US$0.5 trillion in lost revenue. This isn’t small bikkies — and the food and beverage industry is far from immune. A team from Lancaster University and spin-out company Quantum Base has patented an optical technology that can read [irregularities found in 2D materials like graphene] using a smartphone app and so enable people to check the authenticity of products.

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