Patents

  • Dishwashing Detergent Patented by Melaleuca

    November 22, 2005
    Patent No. US 6,835,703 B1: Researchers at Melaleuca, Inc., Idaho Falls, ID, earned a patent for a liquid automatic dishwashing detergent having a pH value of less than 6.8. It comprises at least one detergent enzyme, at least one xanthan gum, at le…


  • Rufus Sealy Patents Vehicle Cleaning Fluid

    November 22, 2005
    Patent No. US 6,815,407 B2: Rufus Sealey, Arlington, GA patented a composition for removing insect residue from a vehicle surface. It consists of a volume mixture of about 50% water; approximately 42% hydrogen peroxide in a 3% solution and about 8% b…


  • Hair Treatment Patented by Mibelle

    November 22, 2005
    Patent No. US 6,843,984 B2: A hair treatment product was patented by Mibelle AG Cosmetics, Buchs, Switzerland. It protects hair against damage from heat drying, environmental influences and hair treatments. It also protects the hair treatment product…


  • General Electric Earns Silicone Patent

    November 22, 2005
    Patent No. US 6,841,164 B2: Re-searchers for General Electric Company, Niskayuna, NY, patented a silicone composition for personal care use. It comprises at least one polysiloxane or silicone resin; and at least one linker and at least one molecular…


  • P&G Patents Stabilizer For Stain Removal Pen

    November 22, 2005
    Patent No. US 6,846,332 B2: Procter & Gamble patented a bleach stabilizer for a stain removal pen. It includes a fiber-tip nib and fabric treatment composition.…


  • Clorox Earns Patent For Bactericidal Wipe

    November 22, 2005
    Patent No. US 6,841,527 B2: The Clorox Company, Oakland, CA, patented a bacterial cleaning wipe containing a cationic biocide.…


  • Nail Polish Remover Patented by Vi-Jon

    November 22, 2005
    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…


  • Cognis Patents Hard Surface Cleaner

    November 22, 2005
    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.…


  • Ciba Researchers Patent Fabric Softener

    November 22, 2005
    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.…


  • Hair Color Patented By Procter & Gamble

    November 22, 2005
    Patent No. US 6,835,213 B2: Procter & Gamble, Cincinnati, OH, researchers developed a hair dying composition consisting of a specific formula and specific developer.…


  • W. Neudorff Earns Pesticide Patent

    November 22, 2005
    Patent No. US 6,835,719 B2: German company W. Neudorff GmbH received a patent for a liquid suspension composition comprising sulfur, a component selected from a group of pyrethrins, prethroids and combinations thereof and an antioxidant effective to…


  • Permanent Hair Color Developed by Unilever

    November 22, 2005
    Patent No. US 6,821,302 B2: Unilever Home & Personal Care USA, a division of Conopco, Inc., Chicago, patented a permanent hair colorant using carbonate salts and bicarbonate salts, as well as percarbamic acid precursors.…


  • Givaudan Patents Cleaning Composition

    November 22, 2005
    Patent No. US 6,835,705 B2: Switzerland-based Givaudan SA researchers patented a viscosity-stabilizing cleaning composition comprising a mixture of glycol monomethyl ethers and monoethyl ether, in the absence of boron or boron-containing compounds.…


  • Salvona LLC Patents NanoSal for Hair Care

    November 22, 2005
    Salvona LLC’s NanoSal nanosphere technology was patented under U.S. No. 6,491,902. The nanospheres can be loaded with volatile silicones, proprietary blends of botanical extracts, fragrance, antidandruff and scalp treatment actives and other fu…


  • Bathroom Cleaner Patented by Colgate

    November 22, 2005
    Patent No. US 6,838,087 B1: Colgate-Palmolive, New York, NY, researchers earned a patent for a bathroom cleaning composition comprising a chlorine bleach compound; an amine oxide surfactant; an alkali metal silicate; a phosphate builder; salt and wat…