Patents

Absorbent Article Having Re-Fastenable Closures

February 8, 2011

Absorbent articles suitable for use as diapers or other hygiene products have been granted a patent. The absorbent articles have one or more closure system features including dual elasticity, rear closure, and the use of co-adhesives for the fasteners. Products according to the invention may provide any of several benefits, including a high level of comfort in use, resistance to tampering by the wearer, and relatively quiet attachment and detachment of the closures.
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