Patent #: 7,880,052
Inventor(s): Jason English, Richard Hantke and Heather Sorebo
Company: Kimberly-Clark Worldwide, Inc.
A patent has been granted to an absorbent article having an absorbent structure sized and configured for insertion at least partially within the vestibule of a female wearer. The absorbent structure has a saturation capacity as determined by a Saturation Capacity and Retention Capacity Test of at least about 15 grams/gram, a retention capacity as determined by the Saturation Capacity and Retention Capacity Test of at least about 3 grams/gram, and an intake time for a first insult of the absorbent structure as determined by an Intake and Rew0et Test of no more than about 30 seconds.
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