Patents

  • AutoDish Detergent Patented by P&G

    June 2, 2014
    US Patent No. 8,680,034 B2; Procter & Gamble Company has patented an automatic dishwashing detergent composition. It is comprised of active protease that is a variant of a protease that has at least 95% identity with the amino acid sequence of SE…


  • Fabric with UV Radiation Protection

    May 2, 2014
    US Patent 8,690,964 B2; The Sweet Living Group, St. Louis, MO, has patented a method of treating a fabric for protection from ultraviolet radiation. It incorporates suspension of zinc oxide particles having a surface treated with an acid polymer that…


  • Ecolab Patents Enhanced Bleaching Peroxycarboxylic Acid Composition

    May 2, 2014
    US 8,685,112 B1;  Ecolab USA has patented an enhanced bleaching peroxycarboxylic acid composition. The composition is comprised of at least one peroxycarboxylic acid; and a non-metal bleach activator, wherein the bleach activator is a polymeric…


  • Color Changing Cleaning Composition

    May 2, 2014
    US Patent No. 8,680,032 B2; Clariant Finance (BVI) Limited, Tortola, Virgin Islands, has patented a color-changing cleaning composition. It contains microencapsulated colorant granules consisting of a core and a shell, whereby the core has a diamete…


  • Patent Awarded for Dyeless All-Day Facial Hair Color

    May 2, 2014
    US Patent No. 8,679,467 B1; Jim Cirile of Los Angeles, CA has patented a dyeless all-day facial hair color. It is comprised of mixture comprising isododecane, and ethylene-propylene copolymer; isododecane; a mixture comprising trimethylsiloxysilicate…


  • Bar Soap with Pyrithione Sources

    May 2, 2014
    US Patent No. 8,685,908 B2; Procter & Gamble Company has a bar soap comprising a pyrithione source, a soap surfactant, and a pH adjusting agent selected from a group consisting of ammonia solution, triethanolamine, diethanolamine, monoethanolamin…


  • Deodorant Spray

    May 2, 2014
    US Patent No. 8,685,380 B2;  C.B. Fleet Company, Lynchburg, VA, has patented a deodorant comprised of triethyl citrate, zinc glycinate, cocamidopropylamine oxide and water. It has a pH of 5.5 to 6.5.…


  • L’Oréal Awarded Pair Of Cosmetic Patents

    May 2, 2014
    US Patent No. 8,658,142 B2; L’Oréal, Paris, has patented a cosmetic composition comprising: a polyester obtained by reacting tetraol, a linear or branched saturated monocarboxylic acid, a cyclic dicarboxylic acid containing from 6 to 12…


  • Oxidation Hair Dye Patented by Shiseido

    May 2, 2014
    US Patent No. 8,657,888 B2; Shiseido Company, Ltd., Chuo-ku, Tokyo, has patented an hair dye composition consisting of a first formulation containing an oxidation dye and a second formulation containing an oxidation agent, which is the composition of…


  • Liquid Cleaner with Color-Stable Abrasive Particles

    May 2, 2014
    US Patent No. 8,680,036 B2; The Procter & Gamble Company has patented a liquid cleaning and/or cleansing composition that is comprised of particles as abrasive cleaning particles and water. The abrasive cleaning particles have been reduced from a…


  • Galderma Patents Oral Acne Treatment

    April 1, 2014
    US Patent No. 8,658,189 B2; Galderma has been awarded a patent for an oral method of treating acne in a human. It entails administering systemically a tetracycline compound in an amount that is effective to treat acne but has substantially no antibio…


  • Ecolab Patents Cleaning Composition

    April 1, 2014
    US Patent No. 8,658,584 B2; Ecolab has patented a cleaning composition comprising at 18% actives: a primarily C12 sulfosuccinate functionalized alkyl polyglucoside component derived from a renewable carbon source, a water conditioning agent; water; a…


  • Treating Keratin Fibers With Aqueous Dispersion

    April 1, 2014
    US Patent 8,642,020 B2; L’Oréal has patented a composition for treating keratin fibers. It is comprised of the following, in a cosmetically acceptable medium: at least one oxidizing agent; at least one nonionic amphiphilic hydrophobic co…


  • Detergent Products

    April 1, 2014
    US Patent No. 8,658,585 B2; A group of inventors from Europe has been awarded a patent covering a unit dose machine dishwashing article. It comprises a water-soluble pouch comprising upper and lower generally opposing outer walls and one or more inte…


  • Cosmetic Powder Bead Preparation

    April 1, 2014
    US Patent No. 8,658,187 B2; Avon has patented a method of preparing powder beads. It entails solubilizing at least one structuring agent with a solvent in the presence of at least one powder under turbulent high-shear mixing at a tip speed of greater…