Patents

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 first (30) and a second (20) non-elastic adhesive tape, each adhesive tape comprising a fibrous layer (21) of non-woven thermoplastic polymer fibers having on one major surface an adhesive layer (22), said first (30) and second (20) non-elastic adhesive tapes being attached opposite to each other and said second major side of said elastic laminate (15) by said adhesive layer (22) and said first (30) and second (20) non-elastic adhesive tape extending beyond said elastic laminate (15).

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