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Sprayable Dry Wash and Wax Composition

August 6, 2008

Patent No. US 7,399,738 B1. Clorox has been granted a U.S. patent for a sprayable dry wash and wax composition for simultaneously washing and waxing non-porous surfaces.

The composition is comprised by weight of 0.04-0.12% of an acrylic-based polymer; 0.5-5% of a silicone blend that contains a polydiorganosiloxane fluid with a viscosity of approximately 0.65-60,000 centistokes (cSt) at 25°C and a polydiorganosiloxane fluid mixture having a viscosity of 500-2000 cSt at 25° C with a silicone resin; 0.5-3.5% wax; and at least 80% water.
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