Patents


  • Hair Color

    U.S. Patent No. 7,503,939 B2: Mitsubishi Pencil Co., Ltd., Tokyo, Japan, has patented a hair color composition that is comprised of, by weight,0.5-8% of a basic dye as a coloring agent, 0.5-15% of an alcohol-soluble acryl base resin, 20-80% of a lowe…
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  • Nacreous Colorant for Keratin Fibers

    U.S. Patent No. 7,465,322: Wella AG, Darmstadt, Germany, has been awarded a U.S. patent for a nacreous colorant. The colorant is comprised of a dye carrier composition with a nacreous luster in which the carrier composition contains oxidative dyes an…
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  • Detergent Composition Patented by JohnsonDiversey

    U.S.Patent No. 7,501,390 B2: Johnson-Diversey, Inc. has patented a concentrated neutral detergent composition. It is comprised of, by weight, 0.1-14alkanesulfonic acid salt; 12-40 polyoxyalkylene alkyl ether; 20-40alkyl polyglucoside; and water.…
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  • Hard Surface Cleaner from Procter & Gamble

    U.S. Patent No. 7,501,026 B2: The Procter & Gamble Company has been awarded a U.S. patent for a process of cleaning a hard surface. The process entails applying an acidic liquid hard surface cleaner composition with a pH of 3-6.5 onto a hard surf…
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  • Wella Patents Disinfection/ Sterilization Method

    U.S. Patent No. 7,501,388 B2: Wella has patented a process for destroying a contaminant. The method entails selecting a composition consisting of a mixture prepared by contacting hydrogen peroxide, glycolic acid, isopropyl alcohol and water. The wate…
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  • Granular Detergent with Improved Solubility

    U.S. Patent No. US 7,459,422 B2: P&G has patented a substrate composition that entails a spray-dried composite composition. The composite composition is comprised of, by weight, 35-60% of a water-soluble and/or water-dispersible polymer and from…
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  • LOral Patents Direct Emulsion For Bleaching Hair

    U.S. Patent No. 7,494,513 B2: L’Oréal Paris has patented a direct emulsion for bleaching hair. It iscomprised of an inert phase and an aqueous hydrogen peroxide solution. The inert phase is comprised ofat least one nonoxygenated and nonp…
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  • Grant Patents Gransil EPSQ Powder Technology

    Grant Industries, Inc., Elmwood Park NJ, has been awarded a patent for its Gransil EPSQ powder technology, leading to a new class of sponge-like cosmetics. (At press time, the final patent number had yet to be published.) Cosmetic grade polydimeth…
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  • Hair Cleanser Patented By Kao

    U.S. Patent No. 7,507,696 B2; KPSS-Kao Professional Salon Services GmbH, Darmstadt, Germany, has patented a cleansing composition for keratin fiber, especially human hair. It is comprised of at least one anionic, nonionic or amphoteric surfactant at…
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  • Water Soluble Container with Hard Surface Cleaner

    U.S. Patent No. 7,507,699 B2; Reckitt Benckiser has patented a water-soluble container with a single pocket or single receptacle part that contains a hard surface cleaning composition in powder form. The pocket is sealed by film or closure part which…
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  • Striped Personal Cleanser Liquid with Phases

    U.S. Patent No. 7,511,003 B2; The Procter & Gamble Company earned a U.S. patent for a personal cleanser with a package containing a personal cleansing composition. The first stripe is comprised of a cleansing phase containing a surfactant, an ele…
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  • Unilever Patents Deodorant Composition

    U.S. Patent No. 7,510,704 B2; Unilever Home & Personal Care USA has patented a cosmetic composition that is comprised of an antimicrobial active capable of providing sub-lethal inhibition of fatty acid catabolism by corynebacteria. The antimicrob…
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  • Clorox Patents Natural Cleaning Composition

    U.S. Patent No. 7,527,060 B2; The Clorox Company, Oakland, CA, has patented a natural cleaning composition. It consists of 0.5-5% alkyl polyglucoside, 0.5-5% ethanol, 0.05-0.4% lemon oil or d-limonene, less than 0.2% builder, water, and optionally dy…
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  • O/W Emulsion and Process Patented by Kao Corp.

    U.S. Patent No. 7,511,002 B2; Kao Corporation, Tokyo, Japan, has patented a process for producing an oil-in-water emulsion. The process has the following steps: mixing a polymer compound that has, in a side chain, a group represented by the formul…
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  • Low Residue Cleaning Solution

    U.S. Patent No. 7,511,006 B2; The Clorox Company has patented a cleaning composition that is comprised of, by weight, 0.1-5.0% of a C8 to C10 alkylpolyglucoside wherein the alkyl group is substantially C8 alkyl, substantially C10 alkyl, or a mixture…
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  • Fragrance Release System Patented by Henkel

    U.S. Patent No. 7,528,102 B2; A fragrance release system has been patented by Henkel KGaA, Düsseldorf, Germany. The system is comprised of a substantially rotationally symmetric container having a chamber that accommodates a multitude of particl…
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  • Laundry Treatment Composition Patented by Unilever

    U.S. Patent No. 7,528,101 B2; Conopco, Inc., Englewood Cliffs, NJ, has patented laundry treatment compositions.According to the patent literature, it entails a water-soluble or dispersible, non-hydrolyzable polysaccharide (NHP) having at least one fi…
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  • Red Hair Coloring Composition Patented by Zotos

    U.S. Patent No. 7,527,653 B2; Zotos International, Darien, CT, has patented a composition for coloring keratinaceous fibers with a vivid red color. The composition is comprised of a combination of 2,4,5,6-tetraaminopyrimidine sulfate and 2,6-bis(2-hy…
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  • Aqueous Hair Coloring

    U.S. Patent No. 7,524,336 B2; KPSS-KAO Professional Salon Services GmbH, Darmstadt, Germany, has patented an aqueous composition for coloring keratin fibers. It is comprised of at least one hair dye; and at least one color effect pigment consisting o…
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  • P&G Patents Fabric Care Composition

    U.S. Patent No. 7,528,099 B2; Procter & Gamble has patented a fabric care composition. It entails an article of manufacture comprised of a container with two compartments. The first compartment holds a fabric care composition with a fabric care b…
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