Deformable Tampon Comprising An Inner Wrap And Outer Wrap
Patent #: 7,713,253
Inventor(s): Thomas Osborn, III and Brian Burgdorf
Company: The Procter & Gamble Company
An improved design for tampons comprising a first material positioned within a flexible inner wrap has been issued a patent. The inner wrap is encased by a flexible, fluid permeable outerwrap with a second material positioned between the inner and outer wrap. Either the first or second material may be absorbent or non-absorbent. The first and second materials can take many physical forms including particles, fibers, agglomerates, powders, gels, foams, beads and mixtures thereof.
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