Patents


  • Ciba Researchers Patent Fabric Softener

    Patent No. US 6,825,163 B1: Re-searchers for Tarrytown, NY-based Ciba Specialty Chemicals Corp. developed a method of use for a fabric softener composition for wrinkle-recovery treatment or reduction of wet soiling of textile fiber materials.…
    11.22.05

  • Cognis Patents Hard Surface Cleaner

    Patent No. US 6,821,937 B2: A terpene-free hard surface cleaning composition was patented by Cognis Corp., Cincinnati, OH. It comprises an anionic surfactant; a primary solvent; a short-chain cosurfactant and water.…
    11.22.05

  • Nail Polish Remover Patented by Vi-Jon

    Patent No. US 6,841,523 B1: Vi-Jon Laboratories, St. Louis, MO-based researchers patented a single phase aqueous-based nail polish remover. It comprises methyl acetate, a glycol ether coupling agent, a buffering agent to maintain a pH of 5-9 and wate…
    11.22.05

  • Clorox Earns Patent For Bactericidal Wipe

    Patent No. US 6,841,527 B2: The Clorox Company, Oakland, CA, patented a bacterial cleaning wipe containing a cationic biocide.…
    11.22.05

  • Playtex Products Patents Novel Sunscreen Formula

    Patent No. US 6,830,746 B2: Re-searchers for Playtex Products, Inc. developed a sunscreen composition comprising at least one sunscreen agent and at least one glucoside emulsifier selected from a specific group, wherein at the glucoside emulsifier(s)…
    11.22.05

  • Detergent Composition Patented by Daikin Industries

    Patent No. US 6,831,048 B21: Daikin Industries Ltd., Osaka, Japan, earned a patent for a cleaning composition consisting of at least one of fluoride salts and hydrogendifluoride salts; an organic solvent having a hetero atom or atoms; water and optio…
    11.22.05

  • Clorox Earns Patent for Bactericidal Cleaning Wipe

    Patent No. US 6,825,158 B2: The Clorox Company, Oakland, CA, earned a patent for a bactericidal cleaning wipe comprising a cationic biocide.…
    11.22.05

  • P&G Creates Method For Enhancing Suds Volume

    Patent No. US 6,825,157 B2: Procter & Gamble, Cincinnati, OH, patented a method for enhancing suds volume and suds duration using liquid detergent compositions that comprise polymeric suds enhancers.…
    11.22.05

  • MGP Ingredients Develops Jojoba Preparation Method

    Patent No. US 6,821,525 B2: Researchers for MGP Ingredients, Atchison, KS, earned a patent for a method of hydrolyzing jojoba meal comprising the following: forming an aqueous acidic dispersion of jojoba meal; heating the dispersion; agitating to gen…
    11.22.05

  • Sabinsa Receives Patent Award

    Sabinsa Corporation, Piscataway, NJ, a manufacturer and supplier of herbal extracts, cosmeceuticals, minerals and specialty fine chemicals, was presented with the Research & Development Council of New Jersey’s 2004 Thomas Alva Edison patent…
    11.22.05

  • Dow Corning Patents Scar Treatment Composition

    Patent No. US 6,827,929 B1: Researchers for Dow Corning France, Valbonne, patented a composition consisting of 1-25% of a silicone gum; 1-40% of a silicone fluid having a viscosity of 10-60,000mm2/s at 25°C; 1-35% of a silicone wax and 20-90% of…
    11.22.05

  • Energizer Wins Infringement Case

    Engergizer Holdings, Inc. won a patent infringement case filed by Gillette Co. in a German court. The court ruled that the four-bladed Quattro razor made by Wilkinson Sword GmbH, Energizer’s German business, does not infringe on Gillette&rsqu…
    11.22.05

  • Salvona Develops Soap Bar Delivery System

    Patent No. US 6,825,161 B2: Salvona LLC, Dayton, NJ researchers patented a multi-component controlled delivery system for soap bars.…
    11.22.05

  • Fabric Softener Method Patented by Ciba

    Patent No. US 6,831,055 B1: Ciba Specialty Chemicals, Tarrytown, NY researchers patented a method of using a softener composition for imparting hydrophilicity to textile fiber materials, comprising treated washed textile fiber materials with a soften…
    11.22.05

  • Topical Nail Treatment Patented by Rutgers University

    Patent No. US 6,821,508 B2: Rutgers State University, New Brunswick, NJ researchers patented a composition comprising sulfur-containing glycine residues and urea, which increases the permeation of an active ingredient through nail tissue.…
    11.22.05

  • Henkel Receives Patent For Hair Colorants

    Patent No. US 6,814,761 B1: Dusseldorf, Germany-based Henkel KgA developed a composition for coloring or tinting keratin fibers comprising at least one 2-nitro-p-phenylenediamine derivative corresponding to a specific formula, as a substantive dye.…
    11.22.05

  • Creative Nail Design Patents Artificial Nails

    Patent No. US 6,818,207 B1: Researchers for Creative Nail Design, Vista, CA, patented an improved artificial nail composition and related method.…
    11.22.05

  • Colgate-Palmolive Earns Antiperspirant Patent

    Patent No. US 6,805,855 B2: Colgate-Palmolive, New York, NY, patented an antiperspirant and/or deodorant stick composition. It includes a volatile silicone, a low melting point wax gelling agent, a high melting point wax, an emollient, a superabsorbe…
    11.22.05

  • Light Protection Formulas Patented by Beiersdorf

    Patent No. US 6,805,871 B1: Beirsdorf AG, Hamburg, Germany researchers patented a cosmetic and dermatological light protection formulation in the form of O/W macroemulsions or O/W mi-croemulsions containing shea butter.…
    11.22.05

  • LOral Paris Patents Hair Care Composition

    Patent No. US 6,805,856 B2: L’Oréal, Paris, researchers earned a patent for a method of reducing color loss in hair. It comprises applying at least one polydialkylsiloxane having at least one pendant alkyl moiety, said polydialkylsiloxan…
    11.22.05