Patents


  • Surfactant-Free Cosmetic with

    Patent No. US 6,534,071 B1: L’Oréal, Paris, patented an oil-in-water surfactant-free emulsion comprising an oily phase dispersed in an aqueous phase, as well as cellulose fibrils.…
    11.14.05

  • Kimberly-Clark Patents

    Patent No. US 6,534,074 B2: Research-ers for Kimberly-Clark Worldwide Inc., Neenah, WS, patented a skin barrier enhancing, body facing material containing linolenic acid or palmitic acid fats, oils and derivatives; sterols or derivatives; w/o emulsif…
    11.14.05

  • Colgate-Palmolive Patents

    Patent No. US 6,534,468 B1: Belgium-based researchers for Colgate-Palmolive patented a liquid cleaning microemulsion comprising a positively-charged complex (an alkali metal or ammonium salt of an anionic surfactant of ammonium salt that is not fluor…
    11.14.05

  • Antimicrobial Food Surface

    Patent No. US 6,534,075 B1: Ecolab Inc., St. Paul, MN, patented a method of washing and reducing the microbial or viral count on food surfaces using a diluted aqueous solution. It comprises a quaternary or protonizable nitrogen compound, an oxidant,…
    11.14.05

  • SC Johnson Earns Insect

    Patent No. US 6,534,079 B1: An SC Johnson & Son Inc. researcher in Racine, WI, patented a flying insect control article comprising a non-porous, non-absorbing substrate and a coating with an active insect control ingredient available for passive…
    11.14.05

  • Fabric Stain-Treating

    l Patent No. US 6,534,462 B1: Access Business Group International LLC, Ada, MI, patented a gel pretreatment composition to treat fabric stains comprising a surfactant-containing liquid having a nonionic surfactant, anionic surfactant, nonionic solubi…
    11.14.05

  • Fabric Bleaching Compounds

    Patent No. US 6,534,463 B1: Research-ers for Procter & Gamble in Italy patented a fabric-bleaching composition comprising a bleach, a borate or boric acid mixture and a metal oxide selected from Sn, Zn, Al, Bi, Ga, Ge, Sb and Mg or a mixture ther…
    11.14.05

  • Powder Detergent

    Patent No. US 6,534,464 B1: Huish Detergents Inc., Salt Lake City, UT, patented a granular or powdered detergent having reduced di-salt formation and comprising polyalkoxylated alkanolamide particles and alpha-sulfofatty acid ester particles.…
    11.14.05

  • Henkel Awarded Patent

    Patent No. US 6,534,471 B1: Henkel, Düsseldorf, Germany, patented colored detergent particles that are created by forming a slurry with at least one inorganic powdering agent, at least one dye and an optional bleach activator; spray-drying the s…
    11.14.05

  • Tablet Detergent

    Patent No. US 6,534,473 B1: Unilever Patent Holdings BV, Vlaardingen, The Netherlands, patented a process to manufacture detergent tablets that mixes non-soap organic surfactant particles with a non-soap, non-surfactant, water-soluble material.…
    11.14.05

  • Bleaching Compositions

    Patent No. US 6,534,465 B1: Rome, Italy-based researchers for P&G earned a patent for a composition comprising a hypohalite bleach, a borate or boric acid or mixture thereof, and a tertiary alcohol or a polyalcohol.…
    11.14.05

  • Kao Patents Non-Liquid

    l Patent No. US 6,534,474 B1: Kao Corp., Tokyo, Japan, patented a surfactant for use in a non-liquid detergent comprising a nonionic surfactant, an anionic surfactant with a sulfonate group and an immobilization agent.…
    11.14.05

  • Bayer Earns Patent for

    Patent No. US 6,534,529 B2: Lever-kusen, Germany-based Bayer AG patented a method to protect wood against insects by applying a synergistically-effective amount of fipronil and an additional compound to the wood.…
    11.14.05

  • Avon Patents Hair

    l Patent No. US 6,534,543 B2: Avon Products Inc., New York, NY, was awarded a patent for a hair-softening composition.…
    11.14.05

  • Galderma Patents Use of

    Patent No. US 6,534,545 B1: Galderma Research & Development, Valbonne, France, patented an unsaturated derivative at the 4-position of 6-tert-butyl-1,1-dimethylindane for use in human and veterinary cosmetics and medicine.…
    11.14.05

  • Hair Dye Patented by Kao

    Patent No. US 6,533,823 B2: Kao Corp., Tokyo, patented a hair dye composition comprising a hydrolyzate of a lower alkyl vinyl ether/maleic anhydride copolymer partially crosslinked with a terminally unsaturated diene compound, or a monoalkyl ester of…
    11.14.05

  • Hard Surface Gloss Retention

    Patent No. US 6,532,973 B1: Research-ers for Cognis Corp., Gulph Mills, PA, patented a hard surface cleaner consisting of alkyl polyglycoside and at least one additional product.…
    11.14.05

  • Unilever Earns Patent for

    Patent No. US 6,533,873 B1: Unilever HPC USA earned a patent for a clear skin or hair cleanser containing at least one of each of the following: anionic surfactant, amphoteric surfactant, acrylate copolymer, cationic polymer and insoluble component (…
    11.14.05

  • Non-Staining Nail Enamel

    Patent No. US 6,528,044 B1: Avon Products Inc., New York, NY, has patented a non-staining nail enamel that contains at least one laked pigment and a metal salt in an amount effective to inhibit conversion of the laked pigment to a dye.…
    11.14.05

  • Stable Aqueous Hair Dye

    Patent No. US 6,528,045 B1: Goldwell GmbH researchers in Germany were awarded a patent for the preparation of stable, aqueous hair dyeing emulsions, comprising at least one oxidation dyestuff precursor and a water-in-oil emulsion containing at least…
    11.14.05