Patents

  • Dial Patents consumer Product With Algae-Derived Ingredients

    February 6, 2015
    US Patent No. 8,927,475 B2; The Dial Corporation, Scottsdale, AZ, has patented a bio-based non-food/non-fuel consumer product composition comprising at least one bio-derived ingredient collectively obtained as a mixture from algae through autotrophic…


  • RB Hard Surface Disinfection Composition Reduces Poliovirus

    January 6, 2015
    US Patent No. 8,877,698 B2; Reckitt Benckiser LLC has patented a hard surface treatment composition that is effective in providing reduction of Poliovirus (Type I). It is comprised of an alcohol constituent selected from the group consisting of metha…


  • L’Oréal Patents Non-Detergent Composition Treatment for Hair

    January 6, 2015
    US Patent No. 8,905,049 B2; L’Oréal, Paris, has patented a treatment process for treating keratin fibers. It entails applying a non-detergent cosmetic composition that is comprised of water-soluble inorganic calcium salt; a fatty substan…


  • Skin Cleaner with Super-Absorbing Particles

    January 6, 2015
    US Patent No. 8,906,837 B2; DEB IP Limited, Denby, Great Britain, has been awarded US patent protection for a composition, comprising water; a surfactant; superabsorbent particles; and a regulating agent (such as an inorganic salt) for swelling behav…


  • Hair Color Applicator, Kits and Method

    January 6, 2015
    US Patent No. 8,893,728 B2; Tina Wright-Frohnhoefer of Magnolia, TX has been awarded US patent protection for her hair dye applicator. It is comprised of a container that has the first hair dye component and a second container that has a second hair…


  • Ecolab Patents Concentrated Floor Cleaner

    January 6, 2015
    US Patent No. 8,895,491 B2; Ecolab USA Inc. has patented a method of cleaning floors that entails forming a solution by mixing water and a concentrated acidic cleaner. The cleaner is comprised of an acid selected from the group consisting of citric,…


  • Colgate Patents Choline Salt Cleaning Composition

    January 6, 2015
    US Patent No. 8,901,061 B2; Colgate-Palmolive Company has patented a cleaning composition comprising at least 15% by weight choline chloride, at least one surfactant (selected from nonionic surfactants and amphoteric surfactants) and a solvent.  …


  • Under Your Nose: Topical Salve Reduces Odors

    January 6, 2015
    US Patent No. 8,901,067 B1; Keith G. Buford, II of Sacramento, CA has patented  a topical salve composition for application under the nose to reduce the scent of obnoxious odors. The salve is comprised of an active agent that includes beeswax, c…


  • Liquid Hand Dish Detergents Patented by Procter & Gamble

    January 6, 2015
    US Patent No. 8,901,058 B2; The Procter & Gamble Company has patented a liquid hand dishwashing detergent. The composition is comprised of a chelant selected from the group consisting of glutamic acid, diethylenetriamine penta methylphosphonic ac…


  • Spectrum Brands Patents Apparatus for Grooming Hair

    December 5, 2014
    US Patent No. 8,875,717 B2; Spectrum Brands has patented a personal grooming apparatus for grooming hair. It features a substrate and a coating, disposed on the substrate, with a surface resistivity of less than about 1×1013 ohms/square and com…


  • L’Oréal Patents Eyebrow Brush

    December 5, 2014
    US Patent No. 8,875,719 B2; L’Oréal S.A., Paris, has patented a brush for applying makeup to eyelashes and/or eyebrows. The brush is comprised of a core, bristles comprising end portions extending substantially radially around at least a…


  • Multi-Layer Eyelash Painting

    December 5, 2014
    US Patent No. 8,875,718 B2; Daniel Phu Dinh of Beverly Hills, CA, has patented a method for multi-layer eyelash painting. It entails fastening a user’s upper eyelashes against the user’s face using an eyelash fastener; and applying eyelas…


  • P&G Patents Liquid Disinfectant

    December 5, 2014
    US Patent 8,871,700 B2: Procter & Gamble has patented a liquid cleaning and disinfecting composition that is comprised of C12-14 linear alkyl dimethyl amine oxide; a Zn2+ salt selected from the group consisting of Zn carbonate, Zn sulphate, Zn ci…


  • Cleaning Formula for Burnt-On Food and Oil Residue

    December 5, 2014
    US Patent No. 8,871,698 B2; Advanced Biocatalytics Corporation, Irvine, CA, has patented a method of reducing the formation of carbonization and caramelization of organic food or oil residues on a surface. Prior to cooking over the surface, applying…


  • Henkel Patents Device for Metered Addition of Detergents

    December 5, 2014
    US Patent No. 8,845,818 B2; Henkel AG has been awarded patent coverage for an apparatus to dispense one or more cleaning substances in a household appliance. The apparatus is comprised of a dispensing unit having means to control dispensing of the su…