• Color-stable Superabsorbent Polymer Composition

    January 20, 2009
    A method of manufacturing color-stable superabsorbent polymer particles has been patented. The process comprising the steps of: (a) forming a monomer mixture comprising at least one monomer capable of forming a superabsorbent polymer, a crosslinking…

  • Absorbent Article With Compressed Groove and Flexible Portion

    January 20, 2009
    An absorbent article comprising a liquid absorbent layer was recently patented. The absorbent article has a skin surface and a garment surface. A pair of compressed grooves, where the liquid absorbent layer is compressed and recessed from a side of t…

  • Absorbent Article

    January 20, 2009
    Patented is an absorbent article comprising a topsheet, a backsheet and an absorbent member interposed between the topsheet and the backsheet. The absorbent member has a backsheet facing side and a topsheet facing side. The absorbent member has a num…

  • Disposable Wearing Article

    January 20, 2009
    A disposable wearing article was issued a patent. It features a holder member having a front waist region, a rear waist region and a crotch region extending in a longitudinal direction of the holder member between the waist regions. The holder member…

  • Thermally Stable Polytetrafluoroethylene fiber and method of Making Same

    January 20, 2009
    A polytetrafluoroethylene fiber was recently granted a patent. The polytetrafluoroethylene fiber exhibits less than 9% shrinkage when subjected to a temperature of 300°C for 30 minutes. The polytetrafluoroethylene fiber is a dispersion spun fiber.…

  • Hygiene Article With Fastening Elements

    November 25, 2008
    A hygiene article has been patented. It comprises a fluid-pervious topsheet, a fluid-impervious backsheet, an absorbent core located between the top- and backsheets and fastening elements for releasably closing the hygiene article when applied to a u…

  • Textile Products Having Flame Retardant Properties And Methods Of Manufacture

    November 25, 2008
    Patented is a flame retardant carpet comprising a primary backing capable of being tufted with an upper surface for receiving a carpet material and a lower surface. The primary backing comprises intumescent material coated on or applied to the upper…

  • Anti-adhesive Coating For Treating Bandages

    November 25, 2008
    A composite comprising a wound dressing has been patented. It includes an anti-adhesive layer with a xerogel with silica and at least one hydrophobic organic silicon compound. The anti-adhesive layer has a relative coating weight on the wound dressin…

  • Mixed Polymer Superabsorbent Fibers

    November 25, 2008
    A mixed polymer composite fiber has been granted a patent. It features a carboxyalkyl cellulose and a galactomannan polymer or a glucomannan polymer and a plurality of non-permanent intra-fiber metal crosslinks.…

  • Heat Shrinkable Insulated Packaging Material

    November 18, 2008
    An insulating label stock was patented. It comprises a thermal insulating layer with a thermal resistance in the range of 0.05 to 0.5 CLO (0.0077 to 0.077 m2·K/W) and a first surface. A heat shrinkable face material is laminated directly to the firs…

  • Coated Films and Coating Compositions Comprising Biopolymer Nanoparticles

    November 18, 2008
    A substantially planar self-supporting sheet has been patented. It has on at least one side a substantially continuous adherent coating to create a barrier to oxygen. The coating comprises biopolymer nanoparticles in an amount of at least 20% by dry…

  • Method of Producing a Porous Plastic Film, and Plastic Film

    November 18, 2008
    A porous plastic film produced from a raw material blend was patented. The blend includes a basic material and an additive. A plurality of pores are arranged in the structure of the plastic film. The pores are produced by stretching a preform made fr…

  • Heat-sensitive Adhesive Material, Adhered Article, Process and Apparatus for Thermally Activating the Heat-sensitive Adhesive Material

    November 18, 2008
    A heat-sensitive adhesive material comprising has been granted a patent. It includes a substrate and a heat-sensitive adhesive layer comprising a thermoplastic resin and a solid plasticizer. It is configured as to be heated and applied to an adherend…

  • Convoluted Fiber Pad

    November 18, 2008
    A fiber pad comprising a nonwoven fiber batt having a first surface and a second surface has been patented. The first surface has a generally flat shape and the second surface has a convoluted shape. The fiber pad has longitudinal, lateral and traver…

  • Polyester Resin Composition For Light-Reflecting Article

    November 18, 2008
    Patented is a polyester resin composition that comprises, based on 100 weight % of the total polyester resin composition, 30 to 80 weight % of a polybutylene terephthalate resin. It also includes 10 to 40 weight % of another polyethylene terephthalat…

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