Patents

  • 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…


  • Enhanced Stain Removal

    October 7, 2008
    Patent No. US 7,417,017 B2 Dial has patented a liquid laundry detergent composition. It is comprised of 0.5-4% linear alkyl benzene sulfonate surfactant; 1-10% of an alkyl ether sulfate surfactant; 0.5-5% of alcohol ethoxylate nonionic surfactant; 0…


  • Hollow Body For Rinsing Agent

    October 7, 2008
    Patent No. US 7,417,019 B2 Henkel of Germany has been awarded a U.S. patent for a hollow body with a compartment, containing a portion of a washing, cleaning or rinsing agent. The detergent portion is comprised of at least one detersive formulation…


  • Dish Machine Detergent

    October 7, 2008
    Patent No. US 7,415,983 B2 Ecolab Inc. has patented a method of cleaning glassware in a dish machine using an acidic detergent. The acidic cleaning composition is comprised of a mineral acid and a surfactant. The cleaning composition is inserted in…


  • Hair Dye

    October 7, 2008
    Patent No. US 7,416,566 B2 Kirin Cosmetics Co., Ltd., Korea, and Beauty Master Inc., Compton, CT, have been awarded a hair dye patent. The composition contains a first functional agent containing an oxidative dye and an alkalizing agent and a second…


  • Cosmetic Composition

    October 7, 2008
    Patent No. US 7,416,567 B2 A cosmetic composition for keratinous substrates with triarylmethane compounds has been patented by L'Oréal, Paris. It contains at least one triarylmethane dye molecule chosen from polymeric triarylmethane dye molec…


  • Natural Amino Acids, Peptides for Anti-Aging

    October 7, 2008
    Patent No. US 7,427,690 Bioderm Research patented complexes derived from natural amino acids and peptides for anti-aging skin and hair cosmetic formulations. This patent provides solutions for the marketing of hair and skin anti-aging products for…


  • Patent Review

    October 1, 2008
    Sunscreen Compositions Patented by Playtex 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 e…