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October 10, 2007

Procter & Gamble Patents Antiperspirant Composition



Patent No. US 7,235,229 B2: A clear, stable, dry-and-non-sticky antiperspirant composition has been patented by Procter & Gamble, Cincinnati, Ohio.

BASF Patents Dithinion-Based Fungicidal Mixture


Patent No. US 7,238,362 B2: A fungicidal mixture was patented by BASF, Aktiengesellschaft, Ludwigshafen Germany.

Schering-Plough Patents Photoprotective Composition


Patent No. US 7,244,416 B2: A sunscreen composition comprising avobenzone, zinc oxide in an amount from about 6-25% weight and sufficient phenylbenzimidazole sulfonic acid to stabilize the avobenzone against photodegradation, wherein the composition does not contain a diester or polyester of a naphthalene dicarboxylic acid has been patented by Schering-Plough Healthcare products, Memphis, TN.

Unilever Patents Towelette


Patent No. US 7,235,250 B2: Unilever, Greenwich, CT patented a towelette article comprising a first water-insoluble fibrous nonwoven textile substrate with dorsal and ventral surfaces.

Cosmetic Oil/Water Emulsions Patented by Beiersdorf AG


Patent No. US 7,235,251 B2: A cosmetic or dermatological preparation comprising one or more surface-active substances has been patented by Beiersdorf AG, Hamburg, Germany.

Cosmetic Method Patented by Unilever


Patent No. US 7,238,343 B2: An antiperspirant or deodorant composition suitable for topical application to skin and providing a skin care benefit was patented by Unilever,   Chicago, IL.

Quest International Patents Non-Oxidative Hair Color


Patent No. US 7,238,210 B2: A non-oxidative hair coloring composition has been patented by Quest International, Naarden, NL.

CCA Patents Scar Reduction Composition


Patent No. US 7,241,451 B1: A scar appearance reducing topical cream has been patented by CCA Industries Inc., East Rutherford, NJ.

Skin and Hair Care Agents Patented by Stockhausen


Patent No. US 7,241,452 B2: A composition comprising 10-60% of one or more triglycerides, saturated, unsaturated fatty acids and/or mixtures thereof, 5-40% of at least one fatty alcohol ethoxylate, 10-65% of water wherein said composition does not contain fatty alcohol ether sulfate has been patented by Stockhausen GmbH & Co. KG, Krefeld, Germany.

Syngenta Patents Pesticidal Formulations


Patent No. US 7,241,454 B2: An aqueous suspension of a pesticide formulation has been patentedy by Syngenta Limited, Guildford, Surrey, UK.

Create Patents Hair Dye


Patent No. US 7,241,318 B2: A hair dye, comprising a water based hair dye including at least one of an oxidative dye, acidic dye and coloring dye has been patented by Create Co., Fukuoka, Japan.

P&G Patents Method For Protecting Glassware


Patent No. US 7,241,726 B2: A method for protecting glassware from surface corrosion in automatic dishwashing appliances has been patented by Procter & Gamble, Cincinnati, OH.

Woodward Labs Patents Nail Composition


Patent No. US 7,244,418 B2: An  antimicrobial artificial nail composition and method for placement on a finger or fingernail has been patented by Woodward Laboratories, Inc., Los Alamitos, CA.

Henkel Patents Oxidation Colorant in a Tube


Patent No. US 7,244,277 B2: A two-component composition for coloring keratinous fibers has been patentede by Henkel, Dusseldorf, Germany.

Opthalmic Compositions Patented by Alcon


Patent No. US 7,244,440 B2: A method of alleviating the symptoms of dry eye comprising topically administering to the eye an aqueous composition comprising three polymeric ingredients having a synergistic effect of the composition’s viscosity has been patented by  Alcon Inc., Hunenberg, Switzerland.

Beiersdorf Patents Stabilization of Actives


Patent No. US 7,229,480 B2: A cosmetic or dermatological formulation, comprising at least one oxidation-sensitive or UV-sensitive active ingredient has been patented by Beiersdorf AG, Hamburg, Germany.
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