Patents

  • On the Go Stain Removal Method

    December 8, 2008
    U.S. Patent No. 7,442,678 B2 The Procter & Gamble Company has been awarded a patent covering a method of treating fabric away from home with a easy to carry applicator. The applicator contains the following composition: 1-3% hydrogen peroxide, 1…


  • Beauty Bar or Liquid with Optical Attributes

    December 8, 2008
    U.S. Patent No. 7,442,674 B2 Unilever Home & Personal Care Beauty has patented wash product compositions delivering enhanced visual benefits to the skin with specific optical attributes. The rinse-off bar or liquid composition consists of, by we…


  • Hair Dye

    December 8, 2008
    U.S. Patent No. 7,429,275 B2 L’Oréal S.A. has patented a method of dying human keratin materials that involves application of at least one direct dye comprising at least one non-metallic or metallic cationic compound chosen from porphyr…


  • Compositions with Soil Suspending Polymers

    December 8, 2008
    U.S. Patent No. 7,445,644 B2 P&G has been awarded a patent for a composition that is comprised of a catechol having one or more sulfonate groups and a water-soluble, soil-suspending polymer selected from saccharide derivatives comprising at leas…


  • Patent Review

    December 2, 2008
    Cleaning Composition Patented by Clorox U.S. Patent No. 7,446,082 B2 The Clorox Company has patented a process of cleaning a surface using a cleaning implement with a disposable substrate attached to a fitment and impregnated with a cleaning co…


  • Framed Soap Composition Patented by Kao Corp.

    November 17, 2008
    Patent No. U.S. 7,427,585 B2 Kao Corporation, Tokyo, has been awarded a U.S. patent covering a framed soap composition that contains water and the following ingredients: (a) 25-60% of a fatty acid soap containing not greater than 20% of insolubles;…


  • LOral Patents Anhydrous AP Stick

    November 17, 2008
    U.S. Patent No. 7,425,321 B2 L’Oréal S.A., Paris, has patented an anhydrous antiperspirant stick. It is comprised of at least one antiperspirant active agent chosen from aluminum chlorohydrate and its complexes; at least one solidifyin…


  • Combination Dishwashing Detergent

    November 17, 2008
    U.S. Patent No. 7,424,891 B2 Henkel AG has patented a combination dishwashing product with two liquid cleansers/detergents that are held separately from each other in the packaging. Detergent A is comprised of, by weight 10-75% detergent builder(s);…


  • Skin Pigmentation Reduction

    November 17, 2008
    U.S Patent No. 7,429,391 B2 Access Business Group International LLC, Ada, MI, has been awarded a U.S. patent for a composition that reduces pigmentation in skin. It is comprised of a multiple pigmentation inhibitor that contains at least five ingred…


  • Carpet Cleaner Patented by Reckitt Benckiser

    November 17, 2008
    U.S. Patent 7,429,273 B2 A method of cleaning a soiled carpet has been patented by Reckitt Benckiser. It entails adding to the reservoir of a carpet cleaning machine a water soluble product that contains liquid carpet cleaner comprised of a super w…


  • LVMH Patents Non-Ethanol Perfumes

    November 17, 2008
    U.S. Patent No. 7,425,529 B1 LVMH Recherche, Paris, has patented a perfume composition free of ethanol or alcohol. It is comprised of a perfume concentrate comprising at least one essential oil and a solubilizer comprised of an association of a hydr…


  • Patent Review

    November 7, 2008
    Framed Soap Composition Patented by Kao Corp. Patent No. U.S. 7,427,585 B2 Kao Corporation, Tokyo, has been awarded a U.S. patent covering a framed soap composition that contains water and the following ingredients: (a) 25-60% of a fatty acid soa…


  • Sunscreen Compositions Patented by Playtex

    October 7, 2008
    Patent No. U.S. 7,416,719 B2 Playtex Products has been awarded a U.S. patent for sunscreen that is comprised of least one sunscreen agent and at least one lauryl glucoside emulsifier which imparts an enhanced soft, silky feel to the composition.…


  • Topical Nail Hardener

    October 7, 2008
    Patent No. US. 7,416,720 B2 A nail hardener that decreases brittleness and increases strength has been patented by Morteza Hajirahimy of Tehran, Iran. The topical aqueous composition consists of 20% glycerin, 17% water, 3% propylene glycol and 60%…


  • Massaging Bar Soap

    October 7, 2008
    Patent No. US. 7,417,015 B2 Colgate-Palmolive has patented a soap bar comprising at least two different portions that have a difference in solubility of at least about 1%, forming a ridged structure. The first portion is comprised of sodium soap tha…