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Paul T Van Gompel, Jody D Suprise, Robert J Schleinz: Kimberly Clark Corporation, Douglas L Miller, July 10, 1990: US04940464 (845 worldwide citation)

A disposable pant-like garment for absorbing human discharge is provided, and comprises an absorbent assembly comprising a liquid-impervious outer cover, a liquid-pervious liner, and an absorbent medium therebetween. The absorbent assembly also has generally opposite side edges and generally opposit ...


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Robert Griffiths Brandon, Louis Maurice Chapdelaine, Leonard Michael Kaczmarzyk, Scott Lee Kastman, Marci Elizabeth Kuske, Thomas Michael Lager, Stephen Lawrence Miller, Robert Lee Popp, Richard Thomas Wehrle, Devertt DeWayne Woolwine: Disposable absorbent article having a registered graphic and process for making. Kimberly-Clark Worldwide, Douglas L Miller, June 16, 1998: US05766389 (352 worldwide citation)

A process for controllably registering two continuously moving layers of material is provided. One of the layers of material has a plurality of reference marks representing a plurality of separate and distinct components, and the other of the continuously moving layers has a respective plurality of ...


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Paul T Van Gompel, Jody D Suprise, Robert J Schleinz: Kimberly Clark Corporation, Douglas L Miller, July 3, 1990: US04938753 (281 worldwide citation)

A seam construction for an absorbent article comprises a layered composite portion of the absorbent article including a liquid pervious liner, a liquid impervious outer cover, and an absorbent medium therebetween. A pair of stretchable members are joined to the layered composite portion between resp ...


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Mary A Bruemmer, Paulette M Rosch, John P Vukos, Duane G Uitenbroek, Georgia L Zehner: Pocket-like diaper or absorbent article. Kimberly Clark Corporation, Douglas L Miller, January 5, 1993: US05176672 (236 worldwide citation)

A diaper or absorbent article comprising a topsheet, a backsheet, an absorbent between the topsheet and backsheet, and an elevating device for spacing the topsheet above the absorbent to form a pocket-like shape. The topsheet can have a generally U-shaped opening and the absorbent can have a hole th ...


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Dale A Pohjola: Process for rotating and placing a strip of material on a substrate. Kimberly Clark Corporation, Douglas L Miller, July 6, 1993: US05224405 (231 worldwide citation)

An apparatus and process for receiving and rotating a strip of material toward a continuously moving surface, and then orienting the strip of material so that it is surfacely placed generally flat with the continuously moving surface.


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Robert E Vogt, Robert D McQuiggin, Kenneth R Schmidt, Jark C Lau: Fluid-operated stabilizing apparatus and method. Kimberly Clark Corporation, Douglas L Miller, September 10, 1991: US05046272 (205 worldwide citation)

A fluid-operated stabilizing apparatus receives an article having loose, wrinkled overlapping surfaces and by use of fluid flow control devices directs flows of fluid to the overlapping surfaces to fluidly shake the surfaces to smooth out wrinkles and any folded portions thereof, and then to align a ...


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Dale A Pohjola: Applicator apparatus and process for rotating and placing a strip of material on a substrate. Kimberly Clark Corporation, Douglas L Miller, April 14, 1992: US05104116 (199 worldwide citation)

An apparatus and process for receiving and rotating a strip of material toward a continuously moving surface, and then orienting the strip of material so that it is surfacely placed generally flat with the continuously moving surface.


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William M Heran, Glen R Fleischer, Joyce A Damico, Paul T Van Gompel: Disposable underpants, such as infants training pants and the like. Kimberly Clark Corporation, Douglas L Miller, Donald L Traut, Jeremiah J Duggan, February 10, 1987: US04641381 (179 worldwide citation)

A disposable underpant (10, 10') comprising a front panel (11) and rear panel (12) joined together along side seams (13) to provide a three-dimensional garment having a pair of elasticized leg openings (14) and an elasticized waist opening (15), and including a bodyside liner (16), outer cover (17) ...


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Deborah L Proxmire: Method of reducing fastener irritation and waist droop in a disposable diaper. Kimberly Clark Corporation, Douglas L Miller, June 26, 1990: US04936840 (145 worldwide citation)

A method is disclosed for making a fastener landing zone within a selected area on the front waist panel of a diaper. The front waist panel and a rear waist panel are stretchable in a cross-body direction, the rear panel having elongated ears bearing mechanical fasteners on inner, body-facing surfac ...


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Paul T Van Gompel, Jody D Suprise, Leona G Boland, Georgia L Zehner: Kimberly Clark Corporation, Douglas L Miller, July 3, 1990: US04938757 (133 worldwide citation)

A disposable pant-like garment for absorbing human discharge comprises an absorbent assembly including a liquid impervious outer cover, a liquid pervious liner, and an absorbent medium therebetween. A pair of stretchable side panels are joined to the absorbent assembly to form a waist opening and a ...