Absorbent Article With Multiple Zone Structural Elastic-like Film Web Extensible Waist Feature

March 16, 2004

A patent has been issued for a nonwoven web comprised of more than one first regions and more than one second regions made of the same material but is visually distinct from each other. The first region will exhibit resistive forces in response to an applied elongation along at least one axis before a substantial portion of the second regions develop significant resistive forces to the applied elongation and wherein the resistive forces occur without the use of an additional elastomeric material.

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