Patents

  • Triple-Action Skin Cleanser Removes Urushiol

    March 4, 2015
    US RE45,335 E1; a patent has been reissued to Tec Laboratories, Inc., Albany, OR, for a method for removing urushiol from a person’s skin while simultaneously relieving and healing contact dermatitis associated with urushiol. The steps entai…


  • Deb Patents High-Alcohol Foaming Composition

    March 4, 2015
    US Patent No. 8,940,674 B2; Deb Worldwide Healthcare Inc., Brantford, CA, has patented a composition that is comprised of an alcohol C1-4, or mixtures thereof, present in an amount greater than or equal to about 60% v/v of the total composition; an e…


  • Cleansing Composition and Wet Wipe

    March 4, 2015
    US Patent No. 8,940,675 B2; Procter & Gamble Company has patented a cleansing composition and wet wipe comprising a glucomannan, xanthan gum and carrageenan.…


  • Dial Patents consumer Product With Algae-Derived Ingredients

    February 6, 2015
    US Patent No. 8,927,475 B2; The Dial Corporation, Scottsdale, AZ, has patented a bio-based non-food/non-fuel consumer product composition comprising at least one bio-derived ingredient collectively obtained as a mixture from algae through autotrophic…


  • Non-Aqueous Liquid

    February 6, 2015
    US Patent No. 8,895,493 B2; The Procter & Gamble Company has patented a non-aqueous liquid composition comprising a cationic polymer (a cationic polysaccharide) in particulate form, a non-aqueous dispersant; less than 20% by weight of water; and…


  • Extended Release Fragrance

    February 6, 2015
    US Patent No. 8,921,303 B1; Avon Products, Inc. has patented a longwearing composition for providing extended release of fragrance. The composition is comprised of a hydrophilically-modified cross-linked silicone elastomer; an acrylic rheology modifi…


  • Concentrated Cleaner

    February 6, 2015
    US Patent No. 8,895,492 B2; Colgate-Palmolive Company has been awarded patent coverage for an aqueous, dilutable, liquid cleaning composition comprising a plurality of surfactants, including surfactant active components, wherein the plurality of surf…


  • O-I-W Emulsion with Molten Hydrogenated Castor Oil

    February 6, 2015
    US Patent No. 8,901,062 B2; The Procter & Gamble Company has patented an oil-in-water emulsion that comprises droplets of a molten hydrogenated castor oil and an anionic surfactant. …


  • Henkel Patents Microcapsule With Detergent Inside

    February 6, 2015
    US Patent No. 8,901,064 B2; Henkel AG & Co. KGaA, Düsseldorf, has patented a washing or cleaning agent. It is comprised of at least one component selected from the group consisting of surfactants and builders; and microcapsules having capsul…


  • Spray Drying Process

    February 6, 2015
    US Patent No. 8,901,065 B2; The Procter & Gamble Company has patented a process for preparing a spray-dried detergent powder. The process entails detersive surfactant and other detergent ingredients. Steps include: forming an aqueous detergent…


  • Clorox Patents Aerosol Bathroom Cleaner

    February 6, 2015
    US Patent No. 8,927,479 B2; The Clorox Company has been awarded US patent coverage for a hard surface aerosol cleaning composition with improved bathroom soil removal. The composition, which develops a foam upon being dispensed, consists of a noni…


  • Liquid Hand Dish Detergents Patented by Procter & Gamble

    January 6, 2015
    US Patent No. 8,901,058 B2; The Procter & Gamble Company has patented a liquid hand dishwashing detergent. The composition is comprised of a chelant selected from the group consisting of glutamic acid, diethylenetriamine penta methylphosphonic ac…


  • Under Your Nose: Topical Salve Reduces Odors

    January 6, 2015
    US Patent No. 8,901,067 B1; Keith G. Buford, II of Sacramento, CA has patented  a topical salve composition for application under the nose to reduce the scent of obnoxious odors. The salve is comprised of an active agent that includes beeswax, c…


  • Colgate Patents Choline Salt Cleaning Composition

    January 6, 2015
    US Patent No. 8,901,061 B2; Colgate-Palmolive Company has patented a cleaning composition comprising at least 15% by weight choline chloride, at least one surfactant (selected from nonionic surfactants and amphoteric surfactants) and a solvent.  …


  • Ecolab Patents Concentrated Floor Cleaner

    January 6, 2015
    US Patent No. 8,895,491 B2; Ecolab USA Inc. has patented a method of cleaning floors that entails forming a solution by mixing water and a concentrated acidic cleaner. The cleaner is comprised of an acid selected from the group consisting of citric,…