Patents

  • Low-Irritancy Cleaning Compositions

    June 2, 2014
    US Patent No. 8,685,906 B2; Innospec Limited has patented a low irritancy cleansing composition comprising an anionic surfactant compound, an amphoteric surfactant; and an alkoxylated nonionic species.…


  • Solid Fragrancing Composition

    June 2, 2014
    US Patent No. 8,658,186 B2; L’Oréal, Paris, France, has patented a fragrancing aqueous transparent solid composition. It is comprised of a cosmetically acceptable support: at least one aqueous phase, at least one fatty acid salt, at leas…


  • Hypochlorite Composition With Enhanced Benefits

    June 2, 2014
    US Patent No. 8,703,689 B2; KIK Custom Products Inc., Concord, CA, has been awarded a US patent for a method of reducing damage to metal parts of a washing machine during a laundry cycle using a hypochlorite-containing bleach. The method entails addi…


  • Transparent Bar Soap With Fluorescer

    June 2, 2014
    US 8,703,686 B2; Conopco, Inc., Englewood Cliffs, NJ, has patented a transparent soap bar comprised of fatty matter, fluorescer and C2 to C3 alcohol. The CIELAB b* value of the bar at 0° viewing and 75° illumination is less than 0 and the…


  • Composition Reversibly Dyes Contact Lens

    June 2, 2014
    US Patent No. 8,702,816 B2; Michael D. Conte of Fort Worth, TX has patented a method to create a reversibly dyed hydrogel or silicon hydrogel substrate/soft contact lens. A hydrogel or silicon hydrogel substrate (a soft contact lens) is immersed in a…


  • 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…


  • 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…


  • 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…


  • 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.…


  • 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…


  • 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…


  • 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…


  • 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…


  • 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…


  • Oxidizing Bleach Cleaner Patented by Clorox

    April 1, 2014
    US Patent No. 8,642,527 B2; The Clorox Company has patented an aqueous solution for substrate cleaning. It is comprised of an aqueous solution of a source of oxidant, wherein said oxidant is sodium hypochlorite; optically functional nanoparticles; ox…