Absorbent Article Including Undergarment Fastener Adhesive Having Improved Adhesive Pattern
Patent #: 8,211,074
Inventor(s): Kiyoe Ohba, Fukuoka, Japan; and Dennis Osamu Hirotsu, Kobe Hyogo, Japan
Company: The Procter and Gamble Company, Cincinnati, Ohio, U.S.
An absorbent article has been patented and designed to be worn in the crotch region of an undergarment, the absorbent article having a longitudinal center line, a first end region, a second end region, and a central region disposed between the first and second regions, the absorbent article comprising: an absorbent core; a backsheet associated with the absorbent core, the backsheet having a garment facing side and a first end edge in the first end region; and adhesive attachment means disposed on the garment facing side of the backsheet for securing the absorbent article to an undergarment, the adhesive attachment means having an adhesive pattern which includes an adhesive section and an adhesive free area; and a removable release liner which covers the adhesive pattern, and wherein the removable release liner has a notch which is positioned such that the adhesive free area of the adhesive pattern is exposed.
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