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December 1, 2007

Ciba Patents Disinfecting Detergent Composition



Patent No. US 7,291,584 B2:

A patent for detergent, cleaning, disinfecting or bleaching composition has been assigned to Ciba Specialty Chemicals Corporation, Tarrytown, N.Y.

Wella Patents Method to Dye Keratin Fiber


Patent No. US 7,291,183 B2:

An agent and method for coloring fibers has been patented by Wella AG, Darmstadt, Germany.

L’Oréal Patents Composition


Patent No. US 7,288,262 B1:

A patent for composition comprising a cyclohexane-based compound has been assigned to L’Oréal S.A. Paris, France.

Skin Discoloration Treatment Patented by Evera


Patent No. US 7,288,263 B2:

A cosmetically acceptable composition for topical skin application, comprising a vasoconstrictor pheniramine or a vasoconstrictor pheniramine salt for treatment of skin discoloration was patented by Evera Laboratories, LLC, Santa Monica CA.

Rhodia Patents Emulsion Preparation Process


Patent No. US 7,288,575 B2:

A process for preparing an emulsion whose organic phase is of high viscosity was patented by Rhodia, Chimie, France.

IFF Patents Encapsulated Fragrance Chemicals


Patent No. US 7,294,612 B2:

The patent for a composition comprising: a fragrance material; where said fragrance material is encapsulated by a polymer has been assigned to International Flavors and Fragrances Inc., NY, NY.

P&G Patents Keratin Dyeing Composition


Patent No. US 7,288,123 B2:

A patent for a keratin dyeing composition has been assigned to Procter and Gamble, Cincinnati, OH.

Cleaning Composition Patented by Reckitt Benckiser


Patent No. US 7,288,512 B2:

A  sprayable hard surface cleaning and/or disinfecting composition which comprises a thickener constituent which comprises both gellan gum and xanthan gum was patented by Reckitt Benckiser Inc., Parsippany, NJ.

Henkel Patents Method for Use in Deodorant


Patent No. US 7,294,330 B2:

A non-therapeutic method for inhibiting or reducing body odor caused by the hydrolytic decomposition of steroid esters has been patented by Henkel Dusseldorf, Germany.

Fabric Treatment Compositions Patented by Procter & Gamble


Patent No. US 7,294,611 B2:

A structured liquid fabric treatment composition has been patented by Procter and Gamble Company, Cincinnati, OH.

L’Oréal Patents Dye Composition


Patent No. US 7,288,121 B2:

A composition comprising at least one mixed dye comprising at least one chromophore chosen from compounds of the methine family and/or the carbonyl family dying process and kit and mixed dyes has been patented by L’Oréal S.A. Paris, France.

Silicone Antifoaming Agent Patented by Dow Corning


Patent No. US 7,271,138 B2:

A patent has been assigned to Dow Corning Toray Company, Ltd., Chiyoda-Ku, Tokyo, Japan for a silicone antifoaming agent comprising a polyoxyalkylene-modified silicone.

P&PF Patents Waterless Cleansing Foam Agent


Patent No. US 7,294,609 B2:

A patent has been assigned to P&PF Co., Ltd., Ibaraki-shi, Japan and JCS Inc., Osaka-shi, Japan for a bactericidal and cleansing foam agent that does not require a water rinse for use.

Compatibilization Patented by Rohm & Haas


Patent No. US 7,288,509 B2:

A composition comprising at least one aqueous polymer dispersion in the compatibilization of esters with latices has been assigned to Rohm and Haas, Philadelphia, PA.

Cosmetic Composition Patented by L’Oréal


Patent No. US 7,291,322 B2:

A topically applicable sunscreen/cosmetic composition suited for the photoprotection of human skin and/or hair, comprising an effective sunscreening and water-resistant amount of combinatory immixture of at least one silicone benzotriazole has been patented by L’Oréal Paris, France.

Conopco Patents Detergent Composition


Patent No. US 7,291,582 B2:

An aqueous liquid laundry detergent composition with an alkoxylated ester surfactant has been patented by Conopco, Inc., a division of Unilever, Englewood Cliffs, N.J.

Henkel Patents Dye Composition


Patent No. US 7,270,684 B2:

A two-component composition for coloring keratinous fibers has been patented by Henkel auf Aktien, Dusseldorf, Germany.
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