05545350 is referenced by 49 patents and cites 40 patents.

Compositions are disclosed containing fabric softener compound having two hydrophobic groups attached to the remainder of the compound through ester linkages (DEQA), said compositions being concentrated and containing viscosity/dispersibility modifiers which are single long chain cationic surfactants, highly ethoxylated nonionic surfactants and/or mixtures thereof. Premixes of the DEQA and viscosity modifiers to lower the viscosity of the molten DEQA are disclosed. Processes for making aqueous liquid compositions from solid particulate compositions containing the DEQA are also disclosed.

Title
Concentrated fabric softener compositions containing biodegradable fabric softeners
Application Number
881979
Publication Number
5545350
Application Date
November 3, 1994
Publication Date
August 13, 1996
Inventor
Errol H Wahl
Cincinnati
OH, US
Lucille F Taylor
Middletown
OH, US
Robert Mermelstein
Cincinnati
OH, US
Bruno A Hubesch
Tervuren-Vossem
BE
Frederick A Hartman
Cincinnati
OH, US
Hugo J M Demeyere
Merchtem
BE
Jean Francois Bodet
Newcastle Upon Tyne
GB
Ellen S Baker
Cincinnati
OH, US
Agent
Betty J Zea
Robert B Aylor
Assignee
The Procter & Gamble Company
OH, US
IPC
D06M 13/46
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