Patents

  • Powder Cleaning Composition

    February 4, 2013
    US Patent No. 8,138,135 B2; Milliken & Company, Spartanburg, SC, has patented a powder cleaning composition for a textile substrate. It consists of an absorbent particulate (urea formaldehyde polymeric material); a super absorbent polymer (a cros…


  • Extended Delivery Of Fabric Softener

    February 4, 2013
    US Patent No. 8,138,137 B2; Amcol International Corporation, Hoffman Estates, IL, has patented a fabric softener composition that contains a cationic fabric softener and a fragrance delivery system. It contains fragrance loaded onto polymeric micropa…


  • Kao Patents Cosmetic Preparation

    February 4, 2013
     US Patent No. 8,142,768 B2; Kao Corporation, Tokyo, has been awarded a US patent for cosmetic preparation comprising a crosslinked (meth)acrylic acid ester resin powder prepared by copolymerization of monomer components containing at least one…


  • Pesticidal Compositions from EcoBlend

    February 4, 2013
     US Patent No. 8,142,801 B2; EcoBlend, LLC, Pittsboro, NC, has patented a pest-combating composition for topical administration in the form of an oil-in-water emulsion, a water-in-oil emulsion, a micelle formulation or an aerosol formulation. It…


  • K-C Patents Ultrasonic Treatment Chamber for Emulsion Preparation

    February 4, 2013
    US Patent No. 8,143,318 B2; Kimberly-Clark Worldwide, Inc. has patented a method for preparing an emulsion using an ultrasonic mixing system. The method entails introducing a first phase into a first inlet port of an elongate housing of a treatment c…


  • P&G Patents Cleaning Compositions

    February 4, 2013
    US Patent No. 8,143,209 B2; The Procter & Gamble Company patented a laundry detergent or cleaning composition which comprises an amphiphilic graft polymer based on water-soluble polyalkylene oxides as a graft base and side chains formed by polyme…


  • SC Johnson Patents Hard Surface Cleaners

    February 4, 2013
    SC Johnson Patents Hard Surface Cleaners • SC Johnson & Son, Inc. has been awarded two patents related to household cleaners. The first patent (US Patent No. 8,143,205) covers a composition for treating a hard surface comp…


  • CND Patents Method To Reduce Delamination

    February 4, 2013
    US Patent No. 8,124,058 B2; Creative Nail Design, Inc., Vista, CA, has patented a method for reducing or eliminating delamination of an artificial nail structure from a natural nail surface. The artificial nail structure is obtained by polymeriz…


  • New Liquid Detergent

    February 4, 2013
    US Patent No. 8,124,576 B2; The Procter & Gamble Company has patented a liquid detergent that contains less than approximately 40% total water or non-amino functional solvent, alkyl benzene sulphonate surfactant comprising greater than about…


  • Kruger Patents Paper Towel With Disinfecting Properties

    February 4, 2013
    US Patent No. 8,128,950 B2; Kruger Products L.P., Mississauga, Ontario, Canada, has patented a dry paper towel comprising a substrate and a single antimicrobial composition disposed on the substrate. The composition is surfactant-free and compri…


  • Method of Moisturizing Hands

    February 4, 2013
    US Patent No. 8,124,063 B2; Conopco, Inc., Englewood Cliffs, NJ, has patented a method for moisturizing hands comprising topically applying to the hands at 20% or less relative humidity a personal care composition comprised of dihydroxypropyltri…


  • L’Oréal Patents Cosmetic

    February 4, 2013
    US Patent No. 8,124,112 B2; L’Oréal S.A., Paris, has patented a cosmetic composition that contains at least one liquid fatty phase and a dispersion of at least one polymer particle dispersed in at least one liquid fatty phase, and a…


  • Dry Cleaning Method From GreenEarth Cleaning

    February 4, 2013
    US Patent No. 8,123,819 B2; GreenEarth Cleaning, LLC., Kansas City, MO, has patented a method of dry cleaning articles. The method entails inserting articles into a cleaning basket of a dry cleaning machine; immersing the articles in a cleaning…


  • Colgate Patents Dentifrice

    February 4, 2013
    US Patent No. 8,128,911 B2; Colgate-Palmolive Company has patented a dentifrice composition which effects enhanced antiplaque and breath malodor reduction. It is comprised of an orally acceptably vehicle, silica abrasive, papain, a quaternary am…


  • Protection from UV Radiation With Porous Silicon

    February 4, 2013
    US Patent No. 8,128,912 B2; pSimedica Limited, Malvern, Worcestershire, UK, has patented a method of protecting the skin of a human or animal from UV radiation. It is comprised of topically applying a dermatological composition comprised of a pl…