05683977 is referenced by 122 patents and cites 2 patents.

A system for dry cleaning soils from fabrics comprising densified carbon dioxide and a surfactant in the densified CO.sub.2. The surfactant has a polysiloxane, a branched polyalkylene oxide and a halocarbon group which is a functional CO.sub.2 -philic moiety connected to a CO.sub.2 -phobic functional moiety. The surfactant either exhibits an HLB of less than 15 or has a ratio of siloxyl to substituted siloxyl groups of greater than 0.5:1.

Title
Dry cleaning system using densified carbon dioxide and a surfactant adjunct
Application Number
8/399318
Publication Number
5683977
Application Date
March 6, 1995
Publication Date
November 4, 1997
Inventor
Cathy Wada
Bergenfield
NJ, US
Carol Resch
Rutherford
NJ, US
Rosemarie Harris
Yonkers
NY, US
Lisa Del Pizzo
Bloomfield
NJ, US
Myongsuk Bae Lee
Montville
NJ, US
Judith Lynne Kerschner
Ridgewood
NJ, US
Sharon Harriott Jureller
Haworth
NJ, US
Agent
A Kate Huffman
Assignee
Lever Brothers Company Division of Conopco
NY, US
IPC
C11D 3/43
C11D 3/39
C11D 1/82
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