Patents

  • Perfume Patent Granted To Firmenich

    November 15, 2005
    Patent No. US 6,720,302 B2: Geneva-based Firmenich SA researchers patented method to prepare a Γ-unsaturated β-lactone and its use as an aromatic and/or flavoring ingredient.…


  • IFF Awarded Patent For Macrocyclic Musk

    November 15, 2005
    Patent No. US 6,720,303 B2: Research-ers for International Flavors & Fragrances Inc., Armonk, NY, patented a macrocyclic musk containing cyclotetradecanone, D3-cyclotetradecen-1-one and D2-cyclotetradecen-1-one.…


  • IFF Awarded Patent For Macrocyclic Musk

    November 15, 2005
    Patent No. US 6,720,303 B2: Research-ers for International Flavors & Fragrances Inc., Armonk, NY, patented a macrocyclic musk containing cyclotetradecanone, D3-cyclotetradecen-1-one and D2-cyclotetradecen-1-one.…


  • Syngenta Granted Patent For Emulsions

    November 15, 2005
    Patent No. US 6,710,092 B2: Syngenta Ltd., UK, patented an emulsion comprising a dispersed phase droplet having a surfactant layer at the interface with the continuous phase. The surfactant layer is formed by the reaction of the wall-forming moieties…


  • Antimicrobial Deodorant Patented by Unilever HPC

    November 15, 2005
    Patent No. US 6,709,647 B2: Unilever Home & Personal Care USA, a division of Conopco, Inc., Chicago, IL, patented an antimicrobial deodorant containing picolinic acid and a peroxyl species in a molar ratio from 1:30 to 100:1.…


  • P&G Awarded Patent For Frizz Control Agents

    November 15, 2005
    Patent No. US 6,709,648 B2: The Procter & Gamble Co., Cincinnati, OH, patented a hair conditioning composition consisting of a non-volatile silicone compound, a mixture of a volatile isoparaffin hydrocarbon compound and volatile silicone compound…


  • Low Emulsifier Systems Patented by Beiersdorf

    November 15, 2005
    Patent No. US 6,709,662 B1: Beiersdorf AG, Hamburg, Germany, earned a patent for a finely dispersed, water-in-oil or oil-in-water Pickering emulsion. It contains amphiphilic microfine particles derived from coated metal oxides; at least one film form…


  • Lohmann Patents Water-Soluble Film

    November 15, 2005
    Patent No. US 6,709,671 B2: LTS Loh-mann Therapie-Systeme AG, Neuwied, Germany, patented a water-soluble film for oral administration with instant wettability. The monolayer film is formed from a mucoadhesive composition comprising at least one water…


  • Emulsification Method Patented by Kibun Food

    November 15, 2005
    Patent No. US 6,710,038 B1: Research-ers for Tokyo-based Kibun Food Chemifa Co., Ltd., patented an emulsification method. It involves mixing a liquid containing water and a hydro-phobic component with a propylene glycol hyaluronate ester having an es…


  • Nanosphere System New from Salvona

    November 15, 2005
    Patent No. U.S. 6,491,902: Salvona Consumer Care LLC, Dayton, NJ, recently patented NanoSal, a nanotechnology system that executives said stabilizes functional ingredients, synchronizes ingredients, extends the life of product benefits, enhances the…


  • BMS Patents Hydantoin To Reduce Inflammation

    November 15, 2005
    Patent No. US 6,710,064 B2: Bristol-Myers Squibb Co., Princeton, NJ, earn-ed a patent for the use of hydantoin as an anti-inflammatory agent.…


  • PCA Granted Patent For Kojic Acid Skin Peel

    November 15, 2005
    Patent No. US 6,710,076 B2: Margaret M. Ancira patented a skin peel for Physician’s Choice of Arizona, Inc., Scottsdale, AZ, containing a skin exfoliating agent and kojic acid. The composition induces skin peeling after the application of one o…


  • Cognis Patents Use Of Esters as Thickeners

    November 15, 2005
    Patent No. US 6,710,082 B1: Spanish researchers for Cognis Deutschland GmbH & Co. KG, Düsseldorf, Ger-many, patented a process for increasing the viscosity of an aqueous surface-active composition by adding an effective, viscosity-enhancing…


  • Surfactant Method Patented By Sasol Germany

    November 15, 2005
    Patent No. US 6,710,022 B1: Sasol Germany GmbH, Germany, patented a surfactant composition comprising one or more gemini surfactants and one or more co-amphiphiles.…


  • BASF Awarded Patent For Washing Preparation

    November 15, 2005
    Patent No. US 6,710,024 B2: BASF AG, Ludwigshaften, Germany, patented a detersive composition containing a water-soluble or water-dispersible block copolymer and at least two polymer blocks with different monomer compositions and an anionic, cationic…