Patents

  • Wrinkle-Reducing Process Patented by Unilever HPC

    November 11, 2005
    Patent No. US 6,455,489 B2: Unilever HPC patented a method of reducing wrinkle formation in a laundry process using a water-soluble or dispersible rebuilding agent for deposition onto a fabric during the laundry process.…


  • BASF Earns Hard Surface Cleaner Patent

    November 11, 2005
    Patent No. US 6,455,486 B1: BASF Corp. patented an anti-spotting and anti-filming, no-rinse hard surface cleaning formulation with a polyalkylene oxide and vinyl ester graft copolymer, a polycarboxylate, a nonionic surfactant and water-soluble organi…


  • P&G Earns Patent For Liquid Detergent

    November 11, 2005
    Patent No. US 6,455,485 B1: Procter & Gamble patented a non-aqueous liquid detergent composition comprising an alcohol alkoxylate nonionic surfactant and a bleach precursor.…


  • Dishwashing Liquid Patented by Colgate

    November 11, 2005
    Patent No. US 6,455,482 B1: Colgate-Palmolive researchers patented an acidic, light duty, clear liquid dishwashing composition with an alpha olefin sulfonate, paraffin sulfonate surfactant, amine oxide surfactant, solubilizing agent, proton donating…


  • Decorative Soap with Embedded Toy Patented

    November 11, 2005
    Patent No. US 6,455,478 B1: An Oak-park, CA-based researcher patented a soap assembly comprising a transparent soap, an embedded toy and an embedded dissolvable image layer.…


  • Hair and Scalp Treatment Patented

    November 11, 2005
    Patent No. US 6,455,058 B1: Amitee Cos-metics, Cosa Mesa, CA, patented a method of treating the hair and scalp using salicylic acid, a polyethylenimine and an amphoteric surfactant.…


  • Elizabeth Arden Awarded Skin Care Patent

    November 11, 2005
    Patent No. US 6,455,057 B1: UK-based Elizabeth Arden researchers patented a topical leave-on skin care composition with a petroselinic acid compound, a phenolic compound and a cosmetically acceptable vehicle.…


  • Cosmetic Compositions Patented by Unilever HPC

    November 11, 2005
    Patent No. US 6,455,056 B1: UK re-searchers for Unilever Home & Person-al Care (HPC) were awarded a patent for cosmetic compositions containing a water-immiscible carrier liquid and a partially esterified saccharide structurant that gels when coo…


  • P&G Patents Lipstick With Vitamin B3

    November 11, 2005
    Patent No. US 6,455,055 B1: Procter & Gamble, Cincinnati, OH, has patented a lipstick composition containing crystallizing vitamin B3 compounds designed to improve skin feel.…


  • Artificial Nails Patented By Mycone Dental

    November 11, 2005
    Patent No. US 6,455,033 B1: Cherry Hill, NJ-based Mycone Dental Corp. patented an antimicrobial artificial nail composition containing at least one liquid component with one or more polymerizable acrylic monomers, at least one solid or gel component…


  • Colgate Earns Light Duty Liquid Cleanser Patent

    November 11, 2005
    Patent No. US 6,455,481 B1: Colgate-Palmolive researchers, New York, NY, patented a light duty liquid cleaning composition that contains an alkali metal salt of an anionic sulfonate surfactant, an alkali metal salt of C8-18 ethoxylated alkyl ether su…


  • LOral Earns Patent For Sensitive Skin Treatment

    November 11, 2005
    Patent No. US 6,455,054 B1: Societe L’Oréal researchers in France patented a regimen for treating sensitive skin, skin discomfort, tautness, itchiness or swelling, red blotches or burning or warming of the skin using at least one 2-amino…


  • Unilever Earns Shampoo Patent

    November 11, 2005
    Patent No. US 6,444,628 B2: Unilever Home and Personal Care (HPC) USA, Chicago, IL, patented an aqueous shampoo with an anionic cleansing surfactant, a cationic polymer and a mono-long chain alkyl quaternary ammonium compound.…


  • P&G Awarded Patent for Skin Care Compositions

    November 11, 2005
    Patent No. US 6,444,647 B1: P&G re-searchers patented a skin care composition containing a vitamin B3 compound, a skin care active and a derma-talogically acceptable emulsion carrier.…


  • Fragrance Compounds Patented By Quest International

    November 11, 2005
    Patent No. US 6,444,637 B1: Research-ers for Quest International B.V., Naar-den, The Netherlands, patented a synthetic fragrance method by forming an aldehyde by Lewis acid-catalyzed reaction using an alkene and an epoxide.…