The invention relates to single phase dilution thickening compositions both electrolyte and associative thickener. The two act synergistically to lower level of salt required for thickening to provide high viscosity retention and to provide a cohesitivity perceived by consumers as improved retention.

Title
Liquid compositions which thicken on dilution comprising electrolyte and associative thickener
Application Number
10/643246
Publication Number
20050043194
Application Date
August 18, 2003
Publication Date
February 24, 2005
Inventor
Rajesh Patel
Lyndhurst
NJ, US
Michael Massaro
Monroe
CT, US
Quynh Pham
Murray Hill
NJ, US
Ernest Weatherley Macaulay
Agent
Unilever Intellectual Property Group
NJ, US
Assignee
Unilever Home & Personal Care Division of Conopco
IPC
A61K 07/50
C11D 01/00
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