Elastomeric Nonwoven With Attached Superabsorbent Polymer
Patent #: 7,355,091
Inventor(s): Stanley Kellenberger, Vincent Newbill, Daniel Quillin, Wendy Van Dyke, James Wang and Jennifer Marvin
Company: Kimberly-Clark Worldwide, Inc.
Patented is an absorbent, elastomeric material comprising an elastomeric substrate with at least one open web facing. A superabsorbent polymer includes particles that encase fibers with at least one open web facing. At least some of the non-adhesively attached superabsorbent polymer is spread through at least about 50% of a thickness of at least one open web facing.
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