Patents

  • LG Household Patents Skin Whitener

    November 22, 2005
    Patent No. US 6,838,481 B1: LG Household & Health Care Ltd., Seoul, Korea, patented a method of whitening skin comprising the step of applying a composition of 5,15-diacetyl-3-benzoyllathryol compound to human skin.…


  • 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…


  • 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…


  • 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.…


  • 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.…


  • 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…


  • 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.…


  • 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.…


  • 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.…


  • 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…


  • 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.…


  • Playtex Products Patents Novel Sunscreen Formula

    November 22, 2005
    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)…


  • Detergent Composition Patented by Daikin Industries

    November 22, 2005
    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…


  • Clorox Earns Patent for Bactericidal Cleaning Wipe

    November 22, 2005
    Patent No. US 6,825,158 B2: The Clorox Company, Oakland, CA, earned a patent for a bactericidal cleaning wipe comprising a cationic biocide.…


  • P&G Creates Method For Enhancing Suds Volume

    November 22, 2005
    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.…