Patents

  • Optimer Patents Rinse Cycle Fabric Softeners

    December 9, 2005
    Patent No. US 6,881,715 B2: Optimer, Inc., Wilmington, DE, earned a patent for a method of treating a textile, comprising at least one fatty material and at least one water-soluble or water-dispersible polyorganosiloxane having substituents.…


  • LOral Patents New Mascara

    December 9, 2005
    Patent No. US 6,881,400 B2: L’Oréal Paris patented a process for increasing the adhesion of and/or expressly loading makeup on eyelashes with a mascara comprising at least one polymer, water, at least one coloring agent and at least one…


  • Clariant Patents New Deodorant

    December 9, 2005
    Patent No. US 6,884,409 B2: Clariant GmbH, Frankfurt, Germany, earned a patent for a deodorant or antiperspirant comprising an aluminum chlorohydrate with an iron content less than 20ppm on a dry basis.…


  • P&G Patents Teeth Whitener

    December 9, 2005
    Patent No. US 6,884,426 B2: Procter & Gamble, Cincinnati, OH, patented a method of bleaching teeth comprising a strip of material and a layer of tooth bleaching composition having a peroxide active.…


  • US Cosmetics Patents Pigments

    December 9, 2005
    Patent No. US 6,887,494 B2: US Cosmetics, Dayville, CT, patented a composition for use in a cosmetic preparation comprising at least one of a pigment and extender pigment having exposed surfaces coated with at least one of a hydrophobidizing agent an…


  • Fabric Softener Apparatus Patented by Ecolab

    December 9, 2005
    Patent No. US 6,887,841 B2: Ecolab Inc., St. Paul, MN, patented an apparatus for treating fabrics in a tumble dryer having an inside surface and an outside surface comprising a holder for retention of a dryer sheet.…


  • Milborn Earns Patent For Cleaning Composition

    December 9, 2005
    Patent No. US 6,887,840 B2: Milborn Enterprises LLC, Artesia, NM, patented an iron sulfide cleaning composition consisting of formaldehyde or glutaraldehyde, methanol, 2-butoxyethanol, isopropyl alcohol, hydrochloric acid, surfactant intermediate, su…


  • IFT Earns Patent For New System To Gel Fragrances

    December 9, 2005
    Patent No. US 6,846,491 B1: International Fragrance and Technol- ogy, Inc. (IFT), Canton, GA, earned a patent for a clear polymeric gel composition and method for producing the same, allowing fragrance to be gelled into a clear, stable gel at levels…


  • Cognis Earns Pearlescent Cosmetic Preparation Patent

    December 9, 2005
    Patent No. US 6,878,379 B2: Düsseldorf, Germany-based Cognis patented a pearlescent composition comprising a dialkyl ether, a cationic polymer and an alkyl ether sulfate emulsifier.…


  • Cleansing Pillow Patented By Chesebrough-Ponds

    December 9, 2005
    Patent No. US 6,878,380 B1: Chesebrough-Ponds, Greenwich, CT, earned a patent for a cosmetic pillow having no more than 5% water and from 0.1-30% surfactant each by weight for cleansing body surfaces, the pillow being plumped by effervescent generate…


  • P&G Patents Personal Care Composition

    December 9, 2005
    Patent No. US 6,878,382 B2: Researchers at Procter & Gamble, Cincinnati, OH, patented a personal care composition that contains 5-35% of a hydrophobic gel comprising a cholesteryl derivative, an oil swelling clay material, a non-volatile liquid o…


  • Laundry Rinse Aids Patented by Ecolab

    December 9, 2005
    Patent No. US 6,878,681 B1: Researchers at Ecolab, St. Paul, MN, earned a patent for a laundry rinse aid comprising contacting a fabric with a cleaning composition comprising water and 50-500 ppm of a compound of formula.…


  • LOral Patents Self-Tanner

    December 9, 2005
    Patent No. US 6,875,426 B2: L'Oréal, Paris, patented a topically applicable cosmetic/dermatological composition suited for the artificial tanning or browning of human skin, comprising at least one self-tanning agent and at least one tetrahydro…


  • Hair Dye Composition Patented by Kao

    December 9, 2005
    Patent No. US 6,878,169 B2: Kao Corporation, Tokyo, Japan, earned a patent for a hair dye composition made up of an alkyl group, a hydroxy group and an amino group.…


  • Dispersing Agents Patented by BASF

    December 9, 2005
    Patent No. US 6,878,683 B2: Germany-based BASF earned a patent for polymers used as controllable dispersing agents for detergent or cleaner ingredients.…