Patents

  • Keratotic Plug Remover

    November 14, 2005
    ● Patent No. US 6,607,719 B2: Japanese researchers for Kao Corp. patented a method to remove keratotic plugs from skin using a cosmetic article comprised of a woven cloth, nonwoven cloth and a plastic film. On the cloth, there is a layer…


  • Silicone-Based Compositions

    November 14, 2005
    ● Patent No. US 6,607,717 B1: Dow Corning Corporation, Midland, MI, patented a quaternary ammonium functional silicone-based composition comprising a silicone, a surface active agent and water…


  • Anti-Lice Scalp Treatment

    November 14, 2005
    ● Patent No. US 6,607,716 B1: Tech Labs, Inc., Albany, OR, researchers patented a non-toxic pediculicidal gel composition that eliminates lice and nits from the scalp of an infested person comprising an alkali-metal halide salt, a carboxyv…


  • Fatty Ammonium Quaternary

    November 14, 2005
    ● Patent No. US 6,607,715 B1: Croda Inc., Parsippany, NJ, patented flakeable, fatty ammonium quaternary compositions containing a solvent and a fatty ammonium monoalkyl quat.…


  • Thickened Aqueous Composition

    November 14, 2005
    ● Patent No. US 6,607,714 B1: French researchers for L’Oréal earned a patent for an aqueous composition comprising at least one amphiphilic polymer selected from cellulose ethers, at least one protein with at least one hydroph…


  • Halitosis Treatment

    November 14, 2005
    ● Patent No. US 6,607,711 B2: A Denmark-based researcher earned a patent for a composition to effectively treat halitosis containing a metal ion and amino acid chelate, a saliva-inducing agent to stimulate a controlled release of the chel…


  • LORAL AWARDED PATENT

    November 14, 2005
    ● Patent No. US 6,607,713 B1: L’Oréal, Paris, France, patented a process to improve the UV stability of a photosensitive sunscreen agent by adding the sunscreen agent to a sol-gel consisting of at least one silicon alkoxide an…


  • Use of Dihydropyrans As

    November 14, 2005
    Patent No. US 6,596,686 B2: Research-ers for International Flavors & Fragrances Inc., New York, NY, patented a method for improving, enhancing or modifying the odor properties of an article containing a fragrance. The process incorporates an olfa…


  • Kao Corp. Patents

    November 14, 2005
    l Patent No. US 6,596,685 B2: Kao Corporation, Tokyo, Japan, was awarded a fabric softener patent which comprises a compound having one or more C8-36 hydrocarbon groups and two or more groups selected from an amino group and a quaternary ammonium gro…


  • Cleaning Tablets Patented

    November 14, 2005
    l Patent No. US 6,596,682 B1: Colgate-Palmolive Co. patented a cleaning tablet which comprises an alpha hydroxy aliphatic acid, alkali metal bicarbonate, magnesium-containing inorganic salt, clay, sulfonated anionic surfactant, alkali metal salt of a…


  • Bleaching Detergent Patent

    November 14, 2005
    l Patent No. US 6,596,679 B1: Research-ers for Unilever Home & Personal Care (HPC) USA, Greenwich, CT patented an enzymatic detergent composition comprising a surfactant, a cofactor-dependent oxidoreductase and an antibody or antibody fragment, w…


  • Colgate-Palmolive Patents

    November 14, 2005
    l Patent No. US 6,596,681 B1: Colgate-Palmolive Company researchers have patented a cleaning wipe which comprises a nonwoven fabric and a liquid cleaning composition that contains a sulfonate or sulfate anionic surfactant, a cationic polymer, an emul…


  • Laundry Detergent with Fabric

    November 14, 2005
    Patent No. US 6,596,678 B2: The Procter & Gamble Co., Cincinnati, OH, earned a patent for a detergent with a fabric enhancer. It comprises a detersive surfactant system, a polyelectrolyte complex of cationic and anionic polymers comprising an ino…


  • Propylene Carbonate-Based

    November 14, 2005
    l Patent No. US 6,596,677 B1: Texas-based researchers for Huntsman Petrochemical Corp., Austin, TX, patented a cleaning composition comprising propylene carbonate, a glycol ether, water, an acid activator and hydrogen peroxide.…


  • Protective Oven Cleaner

    November 14, 2005
    l Patent No. US 6,596,676 B1: A Baldwin, NY-based researcher patented an oven cleaning composition that includes Bentonite and silica in a saline solution. It forms a releasing film on the oven’s surface.…