06759567 is referenced by 7 patents and cites 18 patents.

A personal care product that has a liquid impermeable backsheet, a liquid permeable topsheet, and an absorbent composite located between the topsheet and backsheet. The absorbent composite has an upper layer made of synthetic fiber with at most 20 weight percent pulp and the upper layer has a density between about 0.03 and 0.15 g/cc and a basis weight between about 20 to 75 gsm. The composite has a lower layer having from 80 to 95 weight percent pulp, at most 20 weight percent binder, and has a density greater than the upper layer and between 0.06 and 0.20 g/cc, and a basis weight between 120 and 200 gsm.

Title
Pulp and synthetic fiber absorbent composites for personal care products
Application Number
9/892947
Publication Number
6759567 (B2)
Application Date
June 27, 2001
Publication Date
July 6, 2004
Inventor
David Joseph Nickel
Neenah
WI, US
Robert John Makolin
Neenah
WI, US
Sylvia Bandy Little
Marietta
GA, US
Yen Ling Lai
Duluth
GA, US
Nancy Donaldson Kollin
Roswell
GA, US
David Martin Jackson
Roswell
GA, US
Steven Rashad Inabinet
Knoxville
TN, US
Tiffany Marshalle Lee Hunter
Stone Mountain
GA, US
Maureen Myrl Falls
Neenah
WI, US
John Thomas Cooper
Clinton
TN, US
Jaime Braverman
Altanta
GA, US
Rodney Lawrence Abba
Oshkosh
WI, US
Charles Wilson Colman
Marietta
GA, US
Agent
Steven D Flack
US
Assignee
Kimberly Clark Worldwide
WI, US
IPC
A61F 13/15
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