Method of Detecting The Presence Of An Insult In An Absorbent Article And Device For Detecting The Same
Patent #: 7,649,125
Inventor(s): Thomas Ales, III, Andrew Long, Meghan Collins and Shawn Sullivan
Company: Kimberly-Clark Worldwide, Inc.
A method of detecting the presence of an insult in an absorbent article and device for detecting the same has been granted a patent. An electrical property of the article is measured and either a proportional difference or a rate of change of the electrical property is determined. The proportional difference or the rate of change is compared to a difference indicator value and a rate indicator value, respectively, to determine the presence of an insult in the article.
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