04869724 is referenced by 168 patents and cites 57 patents.

A disposable absorbent article with a mechanical fastening system having adhesive tape disposal means so as to provide convenient disposal of the absorbent article. The mechanical fastening system preferably comprises a first tape tab having a first fastening element, a landing member comprising a second fastening element engageable with the first fastening element, and disposal means comprising one or a number of separate adhesive tape tabs positioned on the body portion of the absorbent article. The adhesive tape tabs secure the absorbent article in a disposal configuration so as to prevent the contents of the soiled absorbent article from spilling or leaking out during disposal.

Title
Mechanical fastening systems with adhesive tape disposal means for disposable absorbent articles
Application Number
7/134349
Publication Number
4869724
Application Date
December 17, 1987
Publication Date
September 26, 1989
Inventor
Charles L Scripps
Brookfield
WI, US
Agent
Fredrick H Braun
John M Pollaro
Steven W Miller
Assignee
The Procter & Gamble Company
OH, US
IPC
A41B 13/02
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