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  • Bath & Body From K-C

    November 30, 2004
    Kimberly-Clark has added a full line of bath and body products to its Huggies diaper brand. Among the more than 20 new toiletry items included in the extension is a liquid powder that goes on a baby's skin as a liquid and dries as a powder, eliminati…

  • Disposable Diaper

    November 30, 2004
    Patented is a disposable diaper including a front waist region, a rear waist region, a crotch region extending between the front waist region and the rear waist region and a liquid-pervious topsheet that remains at least partially exposed to a wearer…

  • Diaper Recycler Gains Investors

    November 11, 2004
    Two of the European Union's largest trash companies have purchased a minority stake in Knowaste BV, a diaper recycler. SITA and van Gansewinkel now own a combined 15% of the Netherlands-based company, a subsidiary of Toronto-based Knowaste LLC. Knowa…

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

    March 30, 2004
    A patent has been issued for an adhesive closure tape tab comprised of an elastic laminate made of an elastic film with an expandable fibrous layer of nonwoven thermoplastic polymer fibers. The other side has two non-elastic adhesive tape, each compr…

  • 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…

  • Powder dispensing baby diaper

    March 30, 2004
    1. A dispensing system comprising a diaper and a pocket patch including a substance wherein the pocket patch is connected with and adapted to dispense the substance to a surface of the diaper for receiving bodily waste and wherein the pocket patch is…

  • Powder dispensing baby diaper

    March 30, 2004
    A patent has been issued for a dispensing system comprised of a diaper and a pocket patch that includes a substance where the pocket patch is connected with and adapted to dispense the substance to the surface of the diaper for receiving bodily waste…

  • Disposable Diaper

    March 16, 2004
    A disposable diaper having a front, a back and lateral sides has been patented. The diaper includes a liquid-permeable topsheet, a liquid-impermeable backsheet and an absorbent core.…

  • Disposable Diaper

    March 16, 2004
    A disposable diaper having a front, a back and lateral sides and further including a liquid-permeable topsheet (1), a liquid-impermeable backsheet (2), an absorbent core (3) sandwiched between said sheets, and excrement leakage preventing flexible fl…

  • Disposable Diaper

    March 16, 2004
    A disposable diaper with a front, a back, lateral sides and a liquid-permeable topsheet has been patented. The liquid-impermeable backsheet and an absorbent core is sandwiched between the sheets. Flexible flaps located on the outside of the absorbent…

  • Z-fold Diaper Fastener

    February 28, 2004
    A diaper fastening system for releasably securing first and second longitudinal ends of a diaper has been patented. The fastening system includes tab and landing members respectively mounted to the first and second longitudinal ends of the diaper. Th…

  • Disposable Diaper

    February 28, 2004
    This patent is for a disposable diaper that has a front, a back and lateral sides. It also includes a liquid-permeable topsheet, a liquid-impermeable backsheet, an absorbent core. These are sandwiched between the sheets, and flexible flaps to prevent…

  • Z-fold diaper fastener

    February 28, 2004
    1. A diaper fastening system for releasably securing first and second longitudinal ends of a diaper together, said fastening system including tab and landing members respectively mounted to said first and second longitudinal ends of said diaper, said…

  • Kuraray

    Kuraray

    January 1, 2004
    Location: Osaka, Japan Sales: $66 MILLION Description: Key Personnel Seiich Takigawa, general manager, Kuraflex department 1; Mamoru Fujiwara, general manager, Kuraflex department 2 Plants Okayama and Saijo Processes Resin bonded, ther…

  • Mitsui Chemical

    Mitsui Chemical

    January 1, 2004
    Location: Tokyo, Japan Sales: $115 Million Description: Key Personnel Toshimi Hachimori, general manager, functional fabricated products division Plants Yakkaichi and Iwakuni Processes Spunbonded, needlepunched, meltblown, thermal bonded Bran…

  • Asahi Kasei

    Asahi Kasei

    January 1, 2004
    Location: Osaka, Japan Sales: $167 MILLION Description: Key Personnel Yoshikazu Ban, general manager of nonwoven fabrics division; Ryujiro Yoshino, general manager, spunbonded fabric sales; Mistuharu Takahashi, general manager, Bemliese/Coldon sale…

  • Companhia Providencia

    Companhia Providencia

    January 1, 2004
    Location: Curitiba, Paran·, Brazil Sales: $60 MILLION Description: Plant Location São Jose Pinhais-Paraná, Brazil Key Personnel Milan Starostik, chairman, Ana Seles, Starostik, commercial director; William Starostik,…

  • Fiberweb

    Fiberweb

    January 1, 2004
    Location: Brentwood, TN Sales: $900 MILLION Description: BBA Fiberweb–Americas Headquarters: Nashville, TN Telephone: 615-847-7507 Web: www.bbafiberweb.com Plants Bethune, SC; Green Bay, WI; Gray Court, SC; Griswoldville, MA; Queretaro, Mexi…

  • Kimberly-Clark

    Kimberly-Clark

    January 1, 2004
    Location: Dallas, TX Sales: $925 MILLION Description: Nonwoven Fabrics Headquarters Roswell, GA 30076 Telephone: 770-587-8000   Key Personnel Thomas Falk, chairman and CEO; Dudley Lehman, group president, Business to Business Sector; Rosali…

  • Disposable Pull-on Diaper Having Disposal Securing Means

    December 10, 2003
    A disposable pull-on diaper comprising a diaper body has been patented. The diaper contains an elastically stretchable fastening member and a hook member. The diaper body has in a longitudinal direction, a front and rear waist region that surrounds a…

  • Prefolded Prefastened Incontinence Garment With Expandible Bellows

    February 18, 2003
    Patented is a packaged prefastened incontinence garment. The garment contains a front and a rear waist section, which include an area having a first panel with first fastening means and with edges folded outwardly of the garment and toward a longitud…

  • Pants Type Diaper And Method For Producing The Same

    February 18, 2003
    A pants-type diaper blank formed according to the method of forming blanks, which are adapted to be formed into pants type diaper has been patented. The diaper contains first and second parallel traveling webs with inner edges facing each other, defi…

  • Pants Type Diaper And Method For Producing The Same

    February 18, 2003
    A pants-type diaper blank formed according to the method of forming blanks, which are adapted to be formed into pants type diaper has been patented. The diaper contains first and second parallel traveling webs with inner edges facing each other, defi…

  • Pants Type Diaper And Method For Producing The Same

    February 18, 2003
    A pants-type diaper blank formed according to the method of forming blanks, which are adapted to be formed into pants type diaper has been patented. The diaper contains first and second parallel traveling webs with inner edges facing each other, defi…

  • Disposable Diape

    February 4, 2003
    A disposable diaper including a liquid-pervious topsheet and a liquid-impervious backsheet surrounding a liquid-absorbent core, has been patented. The diaper contains a pair of barrier cuffs formed on the diaper’s top surface, made of a nonwoven fa…

  • Efficiently Manufacturable Absorbent Disposable Articles, Such As Adult Briefs And Child Diapers, And Method Of Manufacturing Plural Such Articles

    February 4, 2003
    A disposable absorbent article arranged to be worn by a wearer to trap and collect waste has been patented. The article comprises a front, intermediate and a rear section. The front section consists of a single, flexible planar panel with a top and b…

  • Diaper Having Centrally Located Chromatographic Layer With Peripherally Located Wetness Indicator

    February 4, 2003
    Patented is a diaper with a diaper substrate with a peripheral edge and a centrally located region where fluid from a user will make initial contact. A fluid transport layer is disposed within the diaper substrate and has a peripheral edge and a cent…

  • Mitsui Chemical

    Mitsui Chemical

    January 1, 2003
    Location: Tokyo, Japan Sales: $96 Million Description: Key Personnel Toshimi Hachimori, director Plants Yokkaichi, Iwakuni, Bangkok Processes Spunbonded, needlepunched, meltblown, thermal bonded Brand Names Tafnel, Syntex Major Markets Cover…

  • Fibertex

    Fibertex

    January 1, 2003
    Location: Aalborg Ost, Denmark Sales: $89 million Description: Key Personnel Knud Waede Hansen, managing director; Knud Erik Justesen, deputy managing director; Jesper Bech Masen, general manager, needlepunch division; Mikael Staal Axelsen, gene…

  • Buckeye

    Buckeye

    January 1, 2003
    Location: Memphis, TN Sales: $225 billion Description: Key Personnel Kris Matula, senior vice president, nonwovens and corporate strategy; Chip Aiken, senior vice president, manufacturing—nonwovens; Susan Crenshaw, vice president nonwovens…

  • Fiberweb

    Fiberweb

    January 1, 2003
    Location: Nashville, TN Sales: $850 million Description: BBA Fiberweb–Americas Old Hickory, TN Telephone: 615-847-7000 Web: www.bbafiberweb.com Plants Bethune, SC; Green Bay, WI; Gray Court, SC; Griswoldville, MA; Queretaro, Mexico; Old Hick…

  • Kimberly-Clark

    Kimberly-Clark

    January 1, 2003
    Location: Dallas, TX Sales: $900 million Description: Key Personnel Thomas Falk, chairman and CEO; Robert Abernathy, group president, Healthcare & Nonwovens; Sean Erwin, president, Nonwoven Fabrics Operations and Technology; Rosalind Brewer, vi…

  • Disposable Diaper Having Pocket Containments And A Method For Manufacturing The Same

    December 17, 2002
    A diaper with a liquid-impermeable backsheet and a hydrophobic topsheet, surrounding an absorbent body, has been patented. The topsheet comprises two separate sheets, each having a concave portion between spaced convex portions. The two sheets are ar…

  • Disposable Pant-Type Diaper Having Enhanced Extensibility Around Waist Opening

    November 12, 2002
    A disposable garment having a front and back region surrounding a crotch region has been patented. The garment comprises a chassis with a topsheet and a backsheet surrounding and an absorbent core. The chassis has a central panel with side edges and…

  • Pull-on Disposable Diaper

    November 5, 2002
    A disposable pants-type diaper, comprising a liquid-pervious topsheet and a liquid-impervious backsheet surrounding a liquid-absorbent core, has been patented. The diaper also features a front and rear waist region surrounding a crotch region. The fr…

  • Diaper Construction

    November 5, 2002
    A diaper construction comprising a waterproof outer layer, an inner absorbent layer and a moisture-proof pocket member has been patented. The pocket member is adhesively secured between the outer layer and inner layer. The outer layer has a line of p…

  • Disposable Diaper

    October 15, 2002
    A disposable diaper comprising a hip and belly portion has been patented. The hip and belly portions surround a crotch portion and a slit is defined in one of the hip portion’s side. A connecting member is featured on a side portion of the other be…

  • Disposable Diaper

    October 15, 2002
    Patented is a disposable diaper with transversely opposite side edges and longitudinally opposite ends. The diaper comprises a liquid-pervious topsheet and a liquid-impervious backsheet surrounding a liquid-absorbent core. The diaper also features a…

  • Anti-Irritant Disposable Diaper

    October 15, 2002
    Patented is an anti-irritant disposable diaper comprising a diaper element with an interior, a front and rear portion, a crotch area and a closing means. A rigid element extends from the diaper’s top front edge along the crotch area to the diaper…

  • Disposable Disposable Diaper

    October 15, 2002
    Patented is a disposable diaper comprising a liquid-pervious topsheet and a liquid-impervious backsheet surrounding a liquid-absorbent core. The diaper also contains a front and rear waist region and a crotch region. A first elastically stretchable m…

  • Method For Manufacturing A Pants-Type Diaper Or Sanitary Panty, And Such An Article

    October 8, 2002
    Patented is a method of manufacturing an absorbent article in the form of a pants diaper or a sanitary panty. The method involves obtaining a web of several mutually joined flat blanks, with each of the blanks having an elongated absorbent body enclo…

  • Disposable Absorbent Article With Folded Ear Panels And Method Of Making Same

    October 8, 2002
    A method of making a disposable diaper has been patented. The method’s consists of obtaining a disposable diaper that has a front and back waist region, a chassis assembly with a liquid-pervious topsheet joined to a liquid-impervious backsheet surr…

  • Disposable Diaper

    October 8, 2002
    Patented is a disposable diaper with a body that includes a front face portion applied to the wearer’s abdomen and an intermediate portion applied to the crotch. The diaper also features a back face portion, in which a longitudinal direction is tak…

  • Article Closure Tape For An Absorbent

    October 8, 2002
    Patented is a closure tape for an absorbent article, such as a disposable diaper, for fastening the article to the body. The closure tape is attached to the outside surface of the diaper through one of its end portions and comprises a backing with a…

  • Disposable Diaper

    October 1, 2002
    Patented is a disposable diaper with an absorbent body, surrounded by a liquid-pervious topsheet and a liquid-impervious backsheet. The liquid-impervious backsheet and a first liquid resistance barrier wall annularly extend above of the topsheet’s…

  • Disposable Diaper

    September 17, 2002
    A disposable diaper comprising an absorbent unit has been patented. The diaper features a liquid-pervious topsheet and a liquid-impervious backsheet surrounding a liquid-absorbent core. The absorbent unit contains a longitudinal centerline, a front a…

  • Diaper For An Incontinent Person

    September 17, 2002
    A diaper containing a liquid barrier with front, crotch and back areas and a periphery has been patented. The diaper contains a lining that permits the passage of liquid and is secured to the periphery of the liquid barrier. The diaper’s capillary…

  • Disposable Pant-Type Diaper Having Improved Fitness To Body

    September 3, 2002
    Patented is a disposable pull-on garment with a longitudinal centerline and a front and back region surrounding a crotch region. The garment features a chassis in the front, back and crotch regions and edge lines in the front and back regions. The ch…

  • Mitsui Chemical

    Mitsui Chemical

    January 1, 2002
    Location: Tokyo, Japan Sales: $101 Million Description: Key Personnel Kenji Suzuki, director Plants Yokkaichi and Iakuni Processes Spunbonded, needlepunched, melt blown, thermal bonded Brand Names Tafnel, Syntex Major Markets Coverstock, geotex…

  • Fibertex

    Fibertex

    January 1, 2002
    Location: Aalborg Ost, Denmark Sales: $78 million Description: Key Personnel Knud Waede Hansen, managing director; Knud Erik Justesen, deputy managing director; Jesper Frank Carstens, general manager, needlepunch division; Mikael Staal Axelsen,…