Patents


  • Microemulsions Patented by Cognis

    Patent No. US 6,942,871 B2: Highly viscous microemulsions used in the production of antiperspirant gel and stick preparations have been patented to Cognis Deutschland GmbH & Co. KG. The microemulsion comprises a sugar surfactant, an oil component…
    10.31.05

  • Unilever Patents Skin Care Compositions

    Patent No. US 6,949,247 B2: Unilever Home & Personal Care USA division of Conopco, Inc., Greenwich, CT, has patented stable skin care compositions containing a retinoid and a retinoid booster system.…
    10.31.05

  • Skin Protectant Spray Compositions Assigned to Pfizer

    Patent No. US 6,949,249 B2: Pfizer, Morris Plains, NJ, patented a diaper rash composition comprising at least 1% of dimethicone and mineral wax, 0.5% of silica, 0.1% of a silicon-containing polymeric film-forming agent and a synthetic wax polymeric f…
    10.31.05

  • Researches Patent Method of Using Pyruvate

    Patent No. US 6,943,190 B2: The patent for a method of using pyruvate and/or its derivatives for the treatment of cytokine-mediated inflammatory conditions has been assigned to the University of Pittsburgh Commonwealth System of Higher Education and…
    10.31.05

  • L'Oral Patents Composition for Photoprotection

    Patent No. US 6,955,803 B2: L'Oréal, Paris has patented a photoprotective cosmetic/dermatological composition suited for the UV-photoprotection of the skin and/or hair, comprising at least one organic UV-screening agent and an SPF-improving am…
    10.31.05

  • P&G Patents Process for Making Granular Detergent

    Patent No. US 6,951,837 B1: The patent for the process of making a granular detergent composition has been granted to Cincinnati-based Procter & Gamble Company. The process consists of mixing a surfactant paste together with spray dried granules.…
    10.31.05

  • Shiseido Patents a Composite And Cosmetic Preparation

    Patent No. US 6,949,248 B2: Tokyo-based Shiseido has patented a metal oxide/silica composite. The metal oxide particles whose primary particle diameter is 1-1000 nm are co-dispersed with silica particles and the metal oxide particles exist substantia…
    10.31.05

  • Production of Macrocyclic Ketones Assigned to Givaudan

    Patent No. US 6,951,964 B2: Switzerland-based Givaudan SA has earned a patent for a method for producing macrocyclic ketones.…
    10.31.05

  • Gillette Company Patents Antiperspirant Composition

    Patent No: US 6,942,850 B2: Boston-based Gillette Company patented an aqueous alcoholic antiperspirant composition containing calcium enhanced antiperspirant salt. The liquid aqueous alcoholic antiperspirant solution comprises, by weight, about 15% t…
    10.31.05

  • Unilever Earns Patents for Soap Bars

    Patent No. US 6,949,493 B1: Unilever Home & Personal Care USA has patented soap bars. The soap bars are required to comprise synergestically high levels of both free fatty acid and a filler.…
    10.31.05

  • Procter & Gamble Earns Patent for Fabric Softener

    Patent No. US 6,939,844 B2: A concentrated, biodegradable, quaternary ammonium fabric softener composition containing cationic polymers and process for preparation has been patented by Cincinnati-based Procter & Gamble. The fabric softener is a s…
    10.21.05

  • IFF Patents Fragrance Enhancers

    Patent No. US 6,924,263 B2: International Flavors & Fragrances Inc., New York, NY, patented oxime methyl ethers for use in improving, enhancing or modifying a fragrance through the addition of an olfactory acceptable amount of the compound select…
    10.21.05

  • National Starch Patents Fabric Protector

    Patent No. US 6,924,259 B2: National Starch and Chemical Investment Holding Corporation, New Castle, DE, patented amine copolymers for textile and fabric protection. The detergent composition comprises anionic or nonionic surfactant and a copolymer h…
    10.21.05

  • Unilever Patents Cosmetic Composition

    Patent No. US 6,939,552 B2: Unilever Home & Personal Care USA, division of Conopco, Inc., Greenwich, CT has earned a patent for a dual-compartment packaged cosmetic composition. The first compartment, a cosmetic skin-lightening product, is delive…
    10.21.05

  • Kimberly-Clark Earns Patent For Protectant Cream

    Patent No. US 6,932,976 B2: Kimberly-Clark patented an enzyme-blocking skin protectant cream comprising at least one barrier compound, an enzyme-blocking compound and a skin-replenishing compound.…
    10.21.05

  • Kao Corporation Patents Cosmetic Composition

    Patent No. US 6,932,975 B2: Kao Corporation, Tokyo, patented a cosmetic composition comprising at least one phosphoric triester and a skin-activating component.…
    10.21.05

  • Gillette Company Patents Antiperspirant Composition

    Patent No. US 6,936,242 B2: Boston, MA-based Gillette Company patented an antiperspirant composition.…
    10.21.05

  • Lonza Earns Patent for Disinfectant

    Patent No. US 6,939,840 B2: Lonza AG has earned a patent for a disinfectant composition comprising an amine and at least one alkanolamine.…
    10.21.05

  • Cosmetic Films Patented by Coty

    Patent No. US 6,939,551 B2: New York-based Coty Inc. patented a method for making a cosmetic film substantially free from phthalates and that has a hardness, adhesion, flexibility, gloss and long shelf life that prevents cracking for at least seven d…
    10.21.05

  • Cognis Patents New Detergent Agents

    Patent No. US 6,919,305 B2: Cognis Deutschland GmbH & Co. KG, Düsseldorf, Germany, patented solid detergent compositions comprised of a gemini surfactant.…
    10.21.05