Patents


  • 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

  • Stephan Earns Cold-Mix W/O Emulsion Patent

    Patent No. US 6,423,326 B1: Stephan, Northfield IL, has patented a cold-mix, water-in-oil emulsion comprising an emollient, and emusification system with a low HLB emulsifier, a co-emulsifier and water.…
    11.11.05

  • Skin Sanitizer Patented by P&G

    Patent No. US 6,423,329 B1: Procter & Gamble, Cincinnati, OH, researchers patented a skin sanitizing composition with a continuous phase comprising a sanitizing agent with alcohol antiseptic, humectant, detackifying agent, thickener, lipophilic s…
    11.11.05

  • S.C. Johnson Patents Floor Cleaner

    Patent No. US 6,423,674 B1: S.C. John-son Commercial Markets has patented an aqueous solution for restoring the surface of a floor using a fluoride compound a surfactant, water and a chelating agent.…
    11.11.05

  • Food Processor Cleaner From DiverseyLever

    Patent No. US 6,423,675 B1: Diversey-Lever, Plymouth, MI, has patented a method of cleaning and/or disinfecting food processing equipment by delivering an aqueous liquid cleaning-in-place composition in the absence of a detergent through a conduit an…
    11.11.05

  • P&G Earns Bleach Activator Patent

    Patent No. US 6,423,676 B2: P&G researchers have been awarded a patent for a bleach activator compound selected from linear, branched, saturated or unsaturated alkyl groups.…
    11.11.05

  • Degreaser Patented by Buckeye

    Patent No. US 6,423,677 B1: Buckeye International, Maryland Heights, MO, has patented a nonaqueous concentrate for a stable, aqueous cleaner/ degreaser containing at least one water-soluble organic solvent, a solubilizing additive and water.…
    11.11.05

  • Amway Earns Laundry Detergent Patent

    Patent No. US 6,423,678 B1: Amway researchers, Ada, MI, have patented a liquid detergent composition with a surfactant and hydroptrope derived from peaked ethoxylated alcohol and polyethylene glycol ether of glycerin.…
    11.11.05

  • High-Active Detergent Patented by P&G

    Patent No. US 6,423,679 B1: P&G has been awarded a patent for a process to make a high-surfactant detergent by using an agglomerating starting detergent material and a surfactant paste and combining the ingredients in one of two ways.…
    11.11.05

  • LOral Earns Lightening Cosmetic Patent

    Patent No. US 6,423,679 B1: L’Oréal, Paris, researchers have patented a method of depigmenting and/or bleaching skin using at least one aminophenol derivative.…
    11.11.05

  • LOral Awarded Patent For Reducing Wrinkles

    Patent No. US 6,413,526 B1: L’Oréal, Paris, researchers have patented a cosmetic method for reducing and/or eliminating wrinkles and fines lines by causing a tensioning effect using a polymer derived from a natural origin.…
    11.11.05

  • Novozymes Patents Oral Composition

    Patent No. US 6,413,501 B2: Denmark-based Novozymes researchers have patented an oral care product containing a plaque-removing or plaque-inhib-iting amount of an enzyme of E.C. 2.4.1., an abrasive polishing material, foaming agent, flavoring agent,…
    11.11.05

  • UV Protectant Patented by BASF

    Patent No. US 6,413,503 B1: Research-ers for BASF in Ludwigshafen, Ger-many, earned a patent for a method of treating human skin and/or human hair against solar rays using a photostable UV filter in a cosmetic or pharmaceutical formulation containing…
    11.11.05

  • LOral Patents Transfer-Resistant Cosmetic

    atent No. US 6,423,306 B2: L’Oréal has patented a transfer-resistant cosmetic composition with at least one radial block copolymer film former.…
    11.11.05

  • National Starch Earns Patent For Non-Aerosol Hair Product

    Patent No. US 6,413,505 B1: National Starch and Chemicals Investment Holding Corporation, New Castle, DE, patented a non-aerosol, low-VOC cosmetic hair composition comprising a starch-derived nonionic fixative, a fixative or conditioning polymer, a s…
    11.11.05

  • Clorox Awarded Patent To Maintain Fabric Brightness

    Patent No. US 6,413,925 B2: The Clorox Company, Oakland, CA, earned a pat-ent for increasing the brightness retention of a laundered fabric by adding an aqueous wash liquor with an optical brightener and a bleach composition to a commercial laundry d…
    11.11.05

  • Nanoemulsion Patent Earned by LOral

    Patent No. US 6,413,527 B1: L’Oréal, Paris, has patented a nanoemulsion containing an oily phase dispersed in an aqueous phase, an alkyl ether citrate anionic surfactant and oil.…
    11.11.05

  • Ciba Patents Dye-Protective Detergent

    Patent No. US 6,413,926 B2: Ciba Specialty Chemicals Corp., Tarrytown, NY, patented a process that prevents the staining of migrating dyes in a wash liquor using a peroxide-containing detergent and an asymmetrical compound.…
    11.11.05

  • Detergent Tablet Patented by P&G

    Patent No. US 6,413,928 B1: P&G researchers have patented a process for preparing a multi-phase detergent tablet by compressing a granular detergent mixture, adding a gelatinous portion and hardening it.…
    11.11.05

  • Bleach Boosters for Detergent Patented by BASF

    Patent No. US 6,413,929 B1: BASF researchers located in Germany have been awarded a patent for a bleach or textile detergent with bleach boosters containing peroxy compound-based or percarboxylic acid-based bleach, bleach activators and secondary ami…
    11.11.05