Patents


  • 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

  • Hair Growth Inhibitor Patented by Gillette

     Patent No. US 6,414,017 B2: The Gillette Company, Boston, MA, patented a method of treating unwanted hair growth using a nordihydroguaiaretic acid composition on the targeted…
    11.11.05

  • De-Blooming Agent For Candles Patented

    Patent No. US 6,423,304 B1: Cognis, Gulph Mills, PA, patented a method to reduce or eliminate blooming and/or syneresis in clear candles or gels using a dimerized fatty acid base.…
    11.11.05

  • LOral Earns Cosmetic Hair Patent

    Patent No. US 6,423,305 B1: L’Oréal has been awarded a patent for a cosmetic or dermatological composition to treat hair comprising at least one amido ether carboxylic acid surfactant, at least one noncrosslinked anionic polymer and at l…
    11.11.05

  • Beiersdorf Patents Cosmetic with Flavonoids

    Patent No. US 6,423,747 B1: Beiersdorf AG, Germany, patented a method to stabilize or reestablish the barrier function of skin using flavonoids and antioxidants.…
    11.11.05

  • Gillette Patents Alcoholic Antiperspirant Solution

    Patent No. US 6,942,850 B2: The Gillette Company, Boston, MA, has earned a patent for a liquid aqueous alcoholic antiperspirant composition containing calcium-enhanced antiperspirant salt. By weight, it contains about 15%-55% ethanol, about 25%-70% w…
    10.31.05

  • Kimberly-Clark Patents Treated Substrate

    Patent No. US 6,939,553 B2: Kimberly-Clark Worldwide, Inc., Neenah, WI, patented a treated substrate with improved transfer efficiency of a topical application. The composite material comprises a boundary layer comprising a hydrocarbon emollient on t…
    10.31.05

  • Procter & Gamble Earns Patent For Sunscreen Composition

    Patent No. US 6,936,241 B2: Cincinnati-based Procter & Gamble patented a water-in-oil emulsified sunscreen composition comprising by weight an effective amount of a UV protection agent.…
    10.31.05

  • Kao Corporation Earns Patent for Keratotic Plug Remover

    Patent No. US 6,942,869 B2: Tokyo-based Kao Corporation patented a keratotic plug remover, consisting of a polymer and a nonionic polymer.…
    10.31.05