Patents

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 comprised of a fibrous layer of non-woven thermoplastic polymer fibers with an adhesive on one side. The tapes are attached opposite each other and one side of the elastic laminate adhesive tape extends beyond the elastic laminate.
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