• Disposable article with enhanced texture

    March 30, 2004
    1. A single-ply disposable fibrous article consisting of: a foreshortened, wet-extensible ply having a surface topography exhibiting regions of minimum and maximum calipers comprising creping ridges, wherein the creping ridges are oriented in a first…

  • Spandex and it's preparation with dispersant slurry

    March 30, 2004
    1. Spandex prepared with a dispersant slurry consisting essentially of: (A) 10-78 wt%, based on the total weight of the dispersant slurry, of an inorganic particulate; (B) 2-50 wt%, based on the inorganic particulate, of a dispersant soluble in the l…

  • Hot-melt-type adhesive in the form of a granulate

    March 30, 2004
    1. A pressure-sensitive hotmelt adhesive comprised of a plurality of adhesive components, said pressure-sensitive hotmelt adhesive being in the form of a granule having a) at least one compact outer layer of at least one of said adhesive components,…

  • Bond pattern

    March 30, 2004
    1. A bonded composite, comprising: (a) as a first thin-section element, a first layer of thin-section sheet material; and (b) a second thin-section element bonded to the first thin-section element by bonds defining a tear-resistant bond pattern, the…

  • Absorbent article having an ideal core distribution and method of preparing same

    March 30, 2004
    1. An absorbent article comprising: a core comprised of pulp, a polymer or a combination thereof; wherein the core has a maximum Distribution Index (DImax) of at least about 6,000 g/m3;and wherein the DImax is the maximum DI(i,j,) value on said absor…

  • Individual absorbent articles wrapped in a quiet and soft package

    March 30, 2004
    1. An individually wrapped feminine care absorbent article package, comprising: an absorbent article; a wrapper material configured into a pouch, said absorbent article disposed within said pouch; said wrapper material comprising a film layer and at…

  • Pant-like absorbent garment having tailored flap and leg elastic

    March 30, 2004
    1. A pant-like garment, comprising: a chassis including an outer cover and a body side liner, and defining a waist opening and first and second leg openings; a liquid impermeable layer adjacent the outer cover and situated between the outer cover and…

  • Undergarment protection article and method

    March 30, 2004
    1. An absorbent article, comprising: (a) an absorbent having a top sheet surface and an opposite bottom sheet surface, said top sheet surface having a length and a width configured to fit the pudendal region of a woman; (b) a liquid-impermeable baffl…

  • Sound absorbent thin-layer laminate

    March 30, 2004
    1. A sound-absorbing thin-layer laminate comprising at least a backing layer and an open-celled fibre layer, wherein said backing layer consists of an open-celled plastic foam layer with a density of 16 to 32 kg/m3 and a thickness of at least 6 mm, w…

  • Hydrophilic polyester fiber and hydrophilic nonwoven fabric using the same and their production

    March 30, 2004
    1. A hydrophilic polyester fiber comprising: a polyester fiber; and a coating on the fiber comprising (a) a polyester-polyether block copolymer comprising a polyester component and a polyether component; (b) an ion complex comprising (i) an anionic s…

  • Heat shrinkable polyester film

    March 30, 2004
    1. A heat shrinkable polyester film comprising a first polyester layer having voids (layer A) and a polyester layer (layer B) having a smaller porosity than layer A, which is formed at least on one surface of layer A, wherein the film has a brightnes…

  • Absorbent articles having reduced rewet with distribution materials positioned underneath storage material

    March 30, 2004
    1. Absorbent article, having a fluid receiving surface oriented towards the wearer during use, and a garment oriented surface opposite said fluid receiving surface, said article comprising an ultimate fluid storage region, and a fluid distribution re…

  • Sanitary tampon

    March 30, 2004
    1. A sanitary tampon comprising: a single layer absorber folded into a plurality of layers and compressed into a column shape over its entirety while maintaining a layered structure, said single layer absorber including an absorbent layer made of an…

  • Elastic closure tape tab for disposable absorbent articles such as diapers

    March 30, 2004
    1. An adhesive closure tape tab (10,50) comprising an elastic laminate (15) comprising an elastic film (16) having on at least a first major side an expandable fibrous layer (17) of non-woven thermoplastic polymer fibers and on a second major side, a…

  • Sound absorbent thin-layer laminate

    March 30, 2004
    A patent has been issued for a sound-absorbing thin-layer laminate comprised of a backing layer and an open-celled fiber layer. The backing layer consists of an open-celled plastic foam layer with a density of 16-32 kg/m3 and a thickness of at least…

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