Patents


  • Unilever HPC Earns Granular Detergent Patent

    Patent No. US 6,455,490 B1: Unilever HPC, Greenwich, CT, was awarded a patent for a particulate zero-phosphate laundry detergent with two granular components containing organic surfactants and zeolite builders.…
    11.11.05

  • Colgate-Palmolive Patents Liquid Dish Detergent

    Patent No. US 6,444,636 B1: Colgate-Palmolive earned a patent for a liquid dish cleaning composition with a sulfonate surfactant alkali metal ammonium or alkaline earth metal salt; a sulfate surfactant alkali metal or ammonium salt; magnesium sulfate…
    11.11.05

  • Process for Obtaining Fragrant Ketone Patented

    Patent No. US 6,423,874 B1: Research-ers for Millennium Specialty Chem-icals Inc., Jacksonville, FL, patented a process for obtaining a ketone in its racemic or optically active form.…
    11.11.05

  • J&J Earns Dibenzoylmethane Sunscreen Patent

    Patent No. US 6,444,195 B1: Johnson & Johnson Consumer Companies, Skill-man, NJ, has been awarded a patent for a method of stabilizing a composition with a dibenzoylmethane-derived UVA absorber by adding a diester or polyester of a napthalene dic…
    11.11.05

  • Hair Treatment Patented By Ethnic Magic

    Patent No. US 6,444,195 B1: Ethnic Magic, Deptford, NJ, researchers pat-ented a hair treatment composition for alkali-treated hair containing mineral oil, isopropyl myristate, propylene glycol, stearic acid, cetyl alcohol, a nonionic surfactant and w…
    11.11.05

  • Improved Liquid Cleaning Preservative System Patented

    Patent No. US 6,444,635 B1: Colgate-Palmolive patented a microemulsion cleaner with anionic sulfated and sulfonated surfactants; short chain amphiphiles; a fatty acid; magnesium sulfate; a water-insoluble hydrocarbon, essential oil or perfume; a pres…
    11.11.05

  • Treatment of Aged Skin Patented by Bioderm

    Patent No. US 6,444,699 B2: Bioderm Inc., Madison, WI, has been awarded a patent for a method of treating damage to skin due to aging using a topical composition with a pH of 3.6 to 4.2, water, a pretreated ascorbic acid and a non-toxic zinc salt.…
    11.11.05

  • Daikin Awarded Cosmetic Patent

    Patent No. US 6,444,213 B1: Daikin Industries Ltd., Osaka, Japan, patented a cosmetic containing several ingredients including a hydrofluoroether.…
    11.11.05

  • LOral Patents Long-Wear Makeup Composition

    Patent No. US 6,444,212 B1: L’Oréal researchers patented a moisturizing and long-wear cosmetic composition containing an evaporated solvent, an acid ester with at least four carbon atoms, a long-chain alcohol and a wax.…
    11.11.05

  • Plaster to Remove Acne Patented

    Patent No. US 6,444,215 B1: Research-ers for Biofarm S.r.l., Milan, Italy, have patented a plaster to remove comedones from the skin comprising a flexible resistant support and a surface partially covered with adhesive containing at least one of the…
    11.11.05

  • Natural Insect Repellent Patented

    Patent No. US 6,444,216 B2: A research-er for Stratacor, Richmond, CA, patented a repellent with a dermatologically acceptable carrier and a mixture of fatty acids in an amount effective to repel insects for three hours or more.…
    11.11.05

  • Unilever Patents Soap Bar Making Process

    Patent No. US 6,444,630 B1: Unilever HPC researchers patented the molten mix process for making soap bars using an anionic surfactant, fatty acid soap or soap fraction, free fatty acid and a divalent cation.…
    11.11.05

  • Fragrance Compounds Patented By Quest International

    Patent No. US 6,444,637 B1: Research-ers for Quest International B.V., Naar-den, The Netherlands, patented a synthetic fragrance method by forming an aldehyde by Lewis acid-catalyzed reaction using an alkene and an epoxide.…
    11.11.05

  • P&G Awarded Patent for Skin Care Compositions

    Patent No. US 6,444,647 B1: P&G re-searchers patented a skin care composition containing a vitamin B3 compound, a skin care active and a derma-talogically acceptable emulsion carrier.…
    11.11.05

  • Unilever Earns Shampoo Patent

    Patent No. US 6,444,628 B2: Unilever Home and Personal Care (HPC) USA, Chicago, IL, patented an aqueous shampoo with an anionic cleansing surfactant, a cationic polymer and a mono-long chain alkyl quaternary ammonium compound.…
    11.11.05

  • Unilever HPC Awarded Patent for Soap Process

    Patent No. US 6,423,672 B1: Unilever Home & Personal Care USA, Green-wich, CT, patented a soap bar-making process comprising soap, non-soap and non-trigylceride agents and water.…
    11.11.05

  • LOral Earns Hair Dyeing Patent

    Patent No. US 6,423,100 B1: L’Oréal Paris SA researchers patented a ready-to-use composition for the oxidation dyeing of hair that contains at least one benzene self-oxidizing dye, at least one enzyme chosen from 2-electron oxidoreductas…
    11.11.05

  • Eugene Perma Awarded Hair Dye Patent

    Patent No. US 6,423,101 B1: Eugene Perma, France, earned a patent for an ammonia-free hair dyeing composition comprising an oxidizing agent, at least one coloring precursor and a non-volatile and odorous alkaline agent.…
    11.11.05

  • Foaming Skin Cream Patented

    Patent No. US 6,423,323 B1: A research-er for Stephanie Neubourg, Emsdetten, Germany, patented a foam skin cream that does not contain PTFE. The formula comprises glyceryl stearate, ceteraryl alcohol, stearic acid, paraffin, triceteareth-4-phosphate,…
    11.11.05

  • Conopco Awarded Skin Care Patent

    Patent No. US 6,423,325 B1: UK-based researchers for Conopco, New York, patented an anti-aging topical skin care composition containing a petroselinic acid lipid, a mixture of linoleic and conjugated linoleic acids and a dermatologically acceptable v…
    11.11.05