Diaper Closure System
Patent #: 8,251,970 B2
Inventor(s): Christian Klebba, Schwalbach, Germany.
Company: The Procter & Gamble Company, Cincinnati, OH, U.S.
A diaper comprising: a front with a front outside surface, and a back; at least two, substantially non-elastic attachment tapes connected to the back, wherein each attachment tape includes a mechanical hook fastener; and a two-dimensional landing zone element, disposed on the front outside surface, and configured to aid in longitudinal placement of the attachment tapes on the landing zone; a two-dimensional central portion disposed on the front outside surface; a two-dimensional boundary portion, disposed on the front outside surface; wherein the landing zone includes: loop engagement elements: configured to engage the mechanical hook fasteners; and covering substantially all of the landing zone; the central portion: centered on a longitudinal centerline of the diaper; and visually highlighted by the boundary portion by having a color that is darker than a color of the boundary portion; and substantially all of the boundary portion; and wherein the boundary portion completely surrounds the central portion such that the visual highlighting completely surrounds the central portion.
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