Patents

  • Dish Detergent Patented by Cognis

    June 23, 2008
    Patent No. US 7,368,419 B2. A patent for a dishwashing detergent containing glycerol hydroxyalkyl ethers has been awarded to Cognis IP Management GmbH, Dusseldorf, Germany.…


  • Ecolab Patents Floor Stripper

    June 23, 2008
    Patent No. US 7,365,046 B2. A method for stripping floor finishes using a composition that thickens upon dilution with water has been patented by St. Paul, MN-based Ecolab Inc.…


  • Herbal Healing Oil Addresses Skin Problems

    June 23, 2008
    Patent No. US 7,368,135 B1. Linda A. Anderson of Troutdale, VA has been awarded a patent for an herbal healing oil that will alleviate skin problems and reduce discomfort associated with common aches and pains. The healing oil contains castor, almon…


  • Diamond Chemical Patents Laundry Composition

    June 23, 2008
    Patent No. US 7,368,418 B2. Diamond Chemical Company, Inc., East Rutherford, NJ, has patented a laundry composition. The formulation contains Na2CO3, sodium tripolyphosphate, fabric brightening agents, methylated soybean oil, fragrance, emulsifying…


  • LOral Paris Patents Dye Composition

    June 23, 2008
    Patent No. US 7,364,596 B2. Dye compositions with at least one hydrophobic direct dye and at least one acid have been patented by L’Oréal S.A., Paris, France…


  • Hard Surface Cleaner Patented by Jelmar

    June 23, 2008
    Patent No. US 7,368,417 B2. A hard surface cleaning composition containing lauryl hydroxysultaine has been patented by Jelmar, LLC, Skokie, IL. l…


  • Colgate Patents Body Wash with Shea Butter

    June 23, 2008
    Patent No. US 7,375,063 B2. Colgate-Palmolive Company has patented a cleansing composition that is comprised, by weight, of 2.6-3% of an aqueous acrylate copolymer emulsion; 7.7 - 10.2% of an anionic surfactant; 1.4 - 1.7% of an amphoteric surfactan…


  • PG Patents Scented Cleaning Composition

    June 2, 2008
    P&G Patents Scented Cleaning Composition


  • Unilever Patents Silky Feel Cosmetic Emulsion Chassis

    May 5, 2008
    Patent No. US 7,361,363 B2: Unilever researchers have patented a cosmetic composition consisting of: • from about 10 to about 50% of glycerin; • a sensory effective amount of a non-gelatinized modified starch selected from the group cons…


  • Antiplaque Gum Patented by Colgate

    May 5, 2008
    Patent No. US 7,354,569 B2: Colgate-Palmolive researchers have patented a gum that contains a fruit enzyme, a non-cariogenic sweetener and an enzyme stabilizing agent. The enzyme maintains its initial activity over at least a four-week period when s…


  • Waterless Lotion and Lotion-Treated Substrate

    May 5, 2008
    Patent No. US 7,361,361 B2: Georgia-Pacific has patented a wet-laid cellulosic tissue that contains a microemulsion composition comprising an antiviral compound. The microemulsion composition is liquid at room temperature and undergoes a phase chang…


  • Automatic Dishwash Formula Patented

    May 5, 2008
    Patent No. US 7,361,632 B2: Reckitt Benckiser researchers have patented a process for the inhibition of corrosion of glassware in an automatic dishwashing process. The zinc-containing, water-soluble glass composition contains from 41 to 54 mole % of…


  • Pesticide Contains Plant Essential Oils

    May 5, 2008
    Patent No. US 7,361,366 B2: A pesticidal composition, comprising a pesticidally-acceptable carrier and a pesticidally-effective amount of a pesticidally-active agent consisting of pyrethrum and thyme oil, with the proviso that no other pesticidally-…


  • Masking and Removing Stains from Solid Surfaces

    May 5, 2008
    Patent No. US 7,358,218 B2: The Research Foundation at the University of Central Florida has patented a liquid stain remover made up of titanium dioxide, oxalic acid, platinum and liquid solvent.…


  • Fabric Deodorizer Contains Amine Oxide

    May 5, 2008
    Patent No. US 7,358,219 B2: Kao researchers have patented a liquid fabric deodorizer that contains 0.1-2.0% by weight of a compound having at least one amine oxide group in the molecule and one or two groups selected from C8 to C22 alkyl groups and…