Patents

  • SCJ Patents Air Treatment Device

    February 4, 2013
      US Patent No. 8,227,400 B2; S.C. Johnson has patented a substrate that can actively dispense a volatile air treatment chemical upon being heated. The substrate is comprised of granular sand particles adhered together to f…


  • Prevention of Skin Discoloration During Hair Dyeing

    February 4, 2013
    US Patent No. 8,211,413 B2; You See, LLC, Apopka, FL, has patented a method of preventing coloring of the skin adjacent the hairline when dyeing a person’s hair. It entails preparing a composition consisting of alcohol, polyvinylpyrrolidone, po…


  • Colgate Patents Plaque Reduction Method

    February 4, 2013
    US 8,211,452 B2; Colgate-Palmolive Company has patented a method for inhibiting or reducing the formation of plaque on an oral surface. It entails contacting the oral surface with a composition that is comprised of an orally acceptable carrier and a…


  • Laundry Stain and Pretreatment Sheet

    February 4, 2013
    US Patent No. 8,216,993 B2; Dirty Laundry, LLC, Cleveland, OH, has patented a laundry stain and soil pretreatment sheet comprising a water soluble or water dispersible carrier layer, a removable separator layer and a layer of cleaning agent compositi…


  • Glass Corrosion in ADD Patented by Reckitt

    February 4, 2013
    US Patent No. 8,216,990 B2; Reckitt Benckiser has patented a method of protecting glassware from corrosion in an automatic dishwashing process. It entails placing a composition comprising zinc and bismuth into a dishwasher and washing the glassware i…


  • P&G Awarded Patents for Oral Care Compositions

    February 4, 2013
    The Procter & Gamble Company has been awarded a number of US patents covering oral care compositions with silica as a component. These include the following: 8,211,406 B2—an oral care composition comprising fused silica and a stannous ion…


  • Aerosol Composition

    February 4, 2013
    US Patent No. 8,192,723 B2; Reckitt Benckiser (UK) Limited has patented a single phase aerosol composition consisting of hydrofluorocarbon(s) of vapor pressure greater than or equal to 4 bar at 20°C (60 psig at 70°F); a hydrocarbon propellant…


  • Household Care Composition

    February 4, 2013
    US Patent No. 8,158,572 B2; Procter & Gamble has patented a household care composition comprising linear polydimethylsiloxane-polyether copolymers with amino and/or quaternary ammonium groups, obtainable by the reaction of organopolysiloxanes fun…


  • Natural Origin Plasticizer For Nail Polish

    February 4, 2013
    US Patent No. 8,187,576 B2; Durlin France, Bergerac, France, has patented a process for producing a film-forming cosmetic composition. The process calls for mixing glycerol carbonate, at least one film-forming polymer, and at least one solvent.…


  • Antiperspirant Compositions

    February 4, 2013
    US Patent No. 8,187,578 B2; Procter & Gamble has patented antiperspirant compositions and their manufacture. The patent covers packaging comprising a product chamber and an outer jacket at least partially surrounding the product chamber; and an a…


  • Therapeutic Skin Compositions

    February 4, 2013
    US Patent No. 8,188,047 B2; Thomas Perez of Chicago has been awarded a US patent for a skin cream composition that contains perfluorodecalin, L-glutathione and dimethyl sulfoxide.…


  • Compositions for Dyeing Keratin-Containing Fibers

    February 4, 2013
    US Patent No. 8,192,506 B2; Kelly Van Gogh, Inc., New York, has patented a composition for dyeing keratin-containing fibers. It is comprised of a colorant system comprising colorant precursors of 1,4-phenylenediamine;1,3-dihydroxybenzene; 2,4-diamino…


  • Oral Care Tablet

    February 4, 2013
    Oral Care Tablet • US Patent No. 8,192,724 B2; Tower Laboratories, Ltd., Centerbrook, CT, has been awarded a US patent covering a tablet composition for use in the oral cavity. It is comprised of a combination of an aci…


  • Laundry Treatment with Core-Shell Particles

    February 4, 2013
    US Patent No. 8,158,571 B2; Conopco Inc., Englewood Cliffs, NJ, has patented a laundry treatment composition that contains an anionic and/or nonionic surfactant, and further comprising core-shell particles. The particles are comprised of, bound…


  • Stiefel Patents Foamable Suspension Gel

    February 4, 2013
    US Patent No. 8,158,109 B2; Stiefel Research Australia, Rowville, Australia, has been awarded a US patent for a foamable suspension gel. The aqueous foamable suspension gel in a pressurized container is comprised of an aqueous phase comprising w…