Bar Code Sorter


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Bar Code Sorter

A machine that reads bar codes corresponding to zip codes on envelopes and sends them to the proper destination.
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In light of this new appreciation, we investigated whether, after a remote contamination event and initial decontamination, a Delivery Bar Code Sorter machine could be a continual source of aerosolized B.
Eight Delivery Bar Code Sorters accomplish more of the same thing.
The PostNet barcode is applied under the address on a mailing label, where the Post Office's automated Bar Code Sorters read the code in order to process the mail faster and at a lower rate.