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Buell Kenneth Barclay: Contractable side portions for disposable diaper. The Procter & Gamble Co, Braun Fredrick H, Gorman John V, Witte Richard C, January 14, 1975: US3860003 (898 worldwide citation)

An elastically contractable, flexible side position for an integral disposable diaper. The side portion extends along the lateral edge of the diaper and an elastic contracting member is attached to the side portion adjacent the outer lateral edge of the side portion to elastically contract the outer ...


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Thompson Hugh Ansley: Absorptive structure having tapered capillaries. The Procter & Gamble Company, Witte Monte D, Braun Fredrick H, Gorman John V, December 30, 1975: US3929135 (623 worldwide citation)

Absorptive devices, such as disposable diapers, presenting a dry surface feel to the user. The surface feel is obtained when the topsheet is a liquid impervious material provided with tapered capillaries of critical diameters and tapers, each capillary having a base in the plane of the topsheet and ...


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Bates Gregory A: Transfer and adherence of relatively dry paper web to a rotating cylindrical surface. The Procter & Gamble Company, Spector Eric S, Braun Fredrick H, December 16, 1975: US3926716 (80 worldwide citation)

In manufacturing a soft and absorbent tissue paper, a moist web deposited from a fiber-water slurry, is contoured with the pattern from an open mesh conveying fabric and thermally dried to a relatively high fiber consistency. Following these steps, the resulting relatively dry patterned web is impri ...


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Gellert Dale A, Harden Kendall L, Noel John R: Disposable diaper having a resin treated absorbent pad to improve integrity, softness and dryness. The Procter & Gamble Company, Linman E Kelly, Braun Fredrick H, Gorman John V, August 26, 1975: US3901238 (48 worldwide citation)

A disposable diaper combining improved softness and sufficient strength to resist in use tearing and shredding in a single structure, thereby producing better compliance and fit when the structure is applied to the wearer, and hence improved comfort as well as better containment of waste fluids depo ...


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Miller Richard Chilton, Duncan Robert Campbell: Shortened side flaps for disposable diaper. The Proctor & Gamble Company, Braun Fredrick H, Gorman John V, Witte Richard C, April 30, 1974: US3807402 (34 worldwide citation)

A side flap attached to the lateral edge of a disposable diaper such that the distal edge of the side flap overlies but is not attached to the absorbent body (except at the ends of the side flap) and the distal edge of the side flap is shorter than the straight line drawn on the absorbent pad betwee ...


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Gellert Dale Albert: Laminated diaper topsheet to provide disposability of solid wastes. The Procter & Gamble Company, Linman E Kelly, Braun Fredrick H, Gorman John V, April 1, 1975: US3874385 (32 worldwide citation)

A disposable diaper is provided with a laminated topsheet for covering of the absorbent pad and contacting the infant. By delamination and removal of the outer portion of the topsheet, it and the solid waste thereon may be disposed of separately from the remainder of the diaper, particularly the bul ...


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Dulle Bernard A: Compliant conformable tampon. The Proctor & Gamble Company, Richter David J, Braun Fredrick H, Aylor Robert B, February 26, 1974: US3794029 (27 worldwide citation)

An open celled mensesphilic polyurethane foam tampon having a transverse periphery large enough to substantially coincide with the periphery of the vagina and a shape modulus of compression which allows it to be deformed by the vertical pressures exerted by the vagina whereby the tampon spreads late ...


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Buell Kenneth B: Apparatus for preparing airfelt. The Procter & Gamble Company, Witte Richard C, Gorman John V, Witte Richard C, Braun Fredrick H, July 23, 1974: US3825194 (19 worldwide citation)

Apparatus for continuously converting dried cellulosic fibrous sheet material into a dispersion of individual fibers in air and thereafter forming said individual fibers into an airfelt.


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Gellert Dale A: Removable diaper topsheet portion for disposal of solid wastes. The Proctor & Gamble Company, Linman E Kelly, Braun Fredrick H, Witte Richard C, October 22, 1974: US3842838 (15 worldwide citation)

A disposable diaper is provided with a topsheet for covering of the absorbent pad and contacting the infant, the topsheet having a separable central portion. By removal of the separable portion of the topsheet, it and the solid waste thereon may be disposed of separately from the remainder of the di ...


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Watrous Howard N: Apparatus for folding of a web. The Procter & Gamble Company, Linman E Kelly, Braun Fredrick H, Gorman John V, November 4, 1975: US3917255 (14 worldwide citation)

A web of material is predisposed to folding by being passed through a pair of cooperatively mounted mating rolls; i.e., a male and female roll, which roll along what become the lines of fold of the web, prior to its being manipulated into its folded position. The rolls tend to loosen bonds in the we ...