Breaking News

P&G Awarded Patents for Oral Care Compositions

August 1, 2012



• The Procter & Gamble Company has been awarded a number of US patents covering oral care compositions with silica as a component. These include the following:

8,211,406 B2—an oral care composition comprising fused silica and a stannous ion source;

8,211,407 B2—a method of making an oral care composition which has the addition of a fused silica slurry that is comprised of silica, water and a binder;

US 8,211,408 B2—a low PH oral care composition comprising fused silica and a fluoride source;

US 8,211,409 B2—a whitening oral care composition comprisingfused silica and an oxidizing agent;

US 8,211,410 B2—an oral care composition comprising fused silica and a chelant; and

US 8,211,411 B2—an oral care composition that contains a fused silica abrasive and an orally-acceptable carrier selected from fluoride ion sources, antibacterial agents, anticalculus agents, buffers, other abrasive materials, peroxide sources, alkali metal bicarbonate salts, thickening materials, humectants, water, surfactants, titanium dioxide, flavor system, sweetening agents, cooling agents, xylitol, coloring agents and mixtures thereof.
blog comments powered by Disqus
  • What's Next for the UK?

    Sarah Boumphrey, Euromonitor International||June 24, 2016
    Euromonitor weighs in on the implications for consumer product companies.

  • Henkel Grabs the Sun

    Henkel Grabs the Sun

    Ian Bell, Euromonitor International||June 24, 2016
    Euromonitor's Ian Bell on the impact the purchase will have on the US detergent industry.

  • To The Max

    To The Max

    Melissa Meisel, Associate Editor||June 20, 2016
    Velvet 59 is on the rise at locations like Ricky’s NYC.

  • Take Notice

    Take Notice

    Melissa Meisel , Associate Editor||June 1, 2016
    Packaging trends revolve around trendy artwork, eco-conscious materials—and portability is a plus too!

  • Virtual Reality

    Virtual Reality

    Christine Esposito, Associate Editor||June 1, 2016
    An update on nature-identical ingredients for cosmetics and personal care products.

  • Shiseido Advances in the US

    Shiseido Advances in the US

    Tom Branna, Editorial Director||June 1, 2016
    New facility in Windsor, NJ demonstrates its dedication to the US and other markets outside Japan.