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Lerman Frank, Bartsch Raymond C: Process for the preparation of pigmented polymer powders of controlled particle shape and size and size distribution and product. National Distillers and Chemical Corporation, July 4, 1972: US3674736 (88 worldwide citation)

Pigmented polymer powders of average particle size less than 30 microns, which can be of uniform shape and in a narrow size distribution, are prepared by controlled heating, melting and agitation of a liquid dispersion of pigmented polymer in bulk or particle form in the presence of a surfactant or ...


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Pilaro Joseph F: Breathable, sterilizable and peelable pouch and method of manufacture thereof. National Distillers and Chemical Corporation, October 30, 1973: US3768725 (60 worldwide citation)

A breathable, sterilizable and peelable pouch produced from laminated plastic layers having diverse characteristics and a method of manufacture thereof. The pouch is constituted by front and rear walls heat sealed along the side and bottom edges thereof; the front wall comprises two spaced portions, ...


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Harold E Henderson: Bag-hanging and bag-filling machines adapted for synchronous and independent operation and method of using same. National Distillers and Chemical Corporation, Kenneth D Tremain, March 14, 1978: US04078358 (47 worldwide citation)

A bag-hanging machine including mechanism for opening a bag on a stack of lay-flat bags supported on a tiltable support table, and transfer arms for withdrawing the opened bag and suspending the latter. A bag-filling machine includes a hopper spout for receiving the bag from the transfer arms and fi ...


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Charles W Blewett, Stephen W Turner: Process for converting .alpha.-olefin dimers to higher more useful oligomers. National Distillers and Chemical Corporation, Gerald A Baracka, Tremain Kenneth D, September 4, 1984: US04469912 (44 worldwide citation)

A process is provided whereby the dimer fraction obtained from a boron trifluoride catalyzed oligomerization process is reacted with an .alpha.-olefin in the presence of a phosphoric acid-modified boron trifluoride catalyst to produce higher oligomeric products typically having viscosities (210.degr ...


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Bartsch Raymond C, Lerman Frank: Process for the preparation of colored polymer powders of controlled charge and printing characteristics. National Distillers and Chemical Corporation, June 13, 1972: US3669922 (40 worldwide citation)

A process is provided for preparing colored polymer powders with controlled charge and printing characteristics when used as toners in electrostatic printing. The process comprises a controlled heating, melting, and dispersion of a polymer in the presence of water and surfactant. The polymer contain ...


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Platz Gerald M: Apparatus for enlarging an extremity of a plastic pipe. National Distillers and Chemical Corporation, July 18, 1972: US3677684 (39 worldwide citation)

This invention is directed to apparatus for enlarging or belling an extremity of a plastic pipe so that the extremity of an adjacent length of pipe may be received and retained therein. An expanding mandrel is provided, and this mandrel includes expander jaws, expander wedges, and expander wedge gui ...


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Quackenbush John J: Peel-open thermoplastic package for sterilized articles. National Distillers and Chemical Corporation, January 5, 1971: US3552638 (39 worldwide citation)

A peel-open bag formed of two opposing panels of laminated plastic layers. The panels are heat-sealed to one another along their tops, bottoms and sides to enclose a sterilized article. The laminated layers are of diverse plastics, the interior layers of which form a heat seal which is stronger than ...


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Anthony Barlow, Melvin F Maringer: Tree retardant additive composition for polymeric insulation. National Distillers and Chemical Corporation, Kenneth D Tremain, August 23, 1983: US04400429 (38 worldwide citation)

An unfilled polymeric composition having improved electrical treeing and water treeing properties comprising a polymeric component and effective amounts of a hydrocarboxyalkoxy silane and a fatty acid. These compositions are particularly useful as insulation for high voltage transmission and distrib ...


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Clement H Luken Jr, Donald V Kinsman: Wax compositions. National Distillers and Chemical Corporation, Kenneth D Tremain, Gerald A Baracka, July 26, 1988: US04759709 (38 worldwide citation)

Improved wax compositions suitable for the preparation of candles, as the sole fuel component or as an overdip applied to a paraffin or paraffin/fatty acid candle, are provided. The compositions of this invention are a blend of a paraffin, a C.sub.16 or C.sub.18 saturated fatty acid or mixture of sa ...


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Ronnie M Hanes: Olefin hydroformylation. National Distillers and Chemical Corporation, Kenneth D Tremain, December 30, 1986: US04633021 (37 worldwide citation)

The hydroformylation of olefins to produce aldehydes is disclosed employing an ionic metal complex catalyst where the ionic charge is on either the metal or on a ligand in a polar solvent followed by extracting the aldehyde by means of a hydrocarbon solvent to minimize any deleterious effect on the ...