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Delmar R Muckenfuhs: Easy opening package containing compressed flexible articles. The Procter & Gamble Company, R C Witte, J V Gorman, E K Linman, September 24, 1991: US05050742 (77 worldwide citation)

A flexible package preferably comprised of paper and having an opening system that controls and reduces the initial removal forces required to withdraw the compressed flexible articles from the package after the opening device portion of the system has been activated. A reinforcement sheet located a ...


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Hugh A Thompson, Gerald A Young, Thomas W Osborn III, Charles W Chappell, John L Hammons, James C Horney, Lee M Hines: Absorbent particles, especially catamenials, having improved fluid directionality, comfort and fit. The Procter & Gamble Company, K C Johnson, E K Linman, J J Yetter, October 18, 1994: US05356405 (75 worldwide citation)

Absorbent articles, especially sanitary napkins, contain fibers with intra-fiber capillary channels. In-use, the capillary channel fibers direct menses to a storage layer, thereby minimizing product failure and staining of undergarments. The capillary channel fibers can protrude into, or through, a ...


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Fred M Langdon, John B Burchnall, Gregory B Hyde: Fluid-pervious plastic web having improved fluid drainage. The Procter & Gamble Company, Kevin C Johnson, E K Linman, November 29, 1994: US05368909 (52 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a resilient, fluid-pervious, laminate, plastic web suitable for use as a topsheet on absorbent articles, especially catamenial articles. The web includes a first layer of polymeric material, a second layer of polymeric material and an intermediate layer of fibrous mate ...


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Fred M Langdon: Macroscopically expanded plastic web having improved fluid drainage. The Procter & Gamble Company, Kevin C Johnson, E K Linman, November 29, 1994: US05368910 (48 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a resilient, three-dimensional, macroscopically expanded, fluid-pervious, plastic web suitable for use as a topsheet on absorbent articles, especially catamenial articles. The web includes a first layer of polymeric material and a second layer of fibrous material secur ...


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John J Curro: Absorbent article having multiple topsheets. The Proctor & Gamble Company, Kevin C Johnson, E K Linman, October 4, 1994: US05352217 (45 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides an absorbent article having multiple topsheets. The absorbent article includes a first, apertured, macroscopically expanded, three-dimensional, polymeric topsheet and a second, apertured, macroscopically expanded, three-dimensional polymeric topsheet underlying the fir ...


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Robert C J M De Caluwe, Andre M G Jacobs: Pump-type dispenser package with flexible disposable recharge. The Procter & Gamble Company, M E Hilton, E K Linman, K C Johnson, October 20, 1992: US05156299 (40 worldwide citation)

Pump-type dispenser package with disposable recharge, comprising a rigid outer container equipped with a dispenser head and a flexible disposable recharge, the main walls of which are provided with score lines/folds or embossings acting as product flow channels which ensure that product can be compl ...


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Larry N Mackey, Saeed Ferershtehkhou, Jeffrey J Scheibel: Tissue paper treated with polyhydroxy fatty acid amide softener systems that are biodegradable. The Procter & Gamble Company, Eric W Guttag, E K Linman, J C Rasser, October 11, 1994: US05354425 (29 worldwide citation)

Tissue papers, in particular pattern densified tissue papers, having an enhanced tactile sense of softness when treated with certain polyhydroxy fatty acid amide softener systems that are biodegradable are disclosed. The polyhydroxy fatty acid amides have the formula: ##STR1## wherein R.sup.1 is H, ...


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Hugh A Thompson, Tracey A Martin, Thomas A Inglin: Fluid accepting, transporting, and retaining structure. The Procter & Gamble Company, Kevin C Johnson, E K Linman, November 29, 1994: US05368926 (27 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a fluid accepting, transporting and retaining structure, useful in disposable absorbent articles. In-use fluid deposited on a disposable absorbent article employing such a structure is moved via interfiber and intrafiber transport to a fluid retention area remote from ...


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Strong C Chuang: Microturbulence generator for papermachine headbox. The Procter & Gamble Company, E K Linman, J V Gorman, R C Witte, January 9, 1979: US04133713 (24 worldwide citation)

A microturbulence generator for a papermachine headbox flow channel complying with newly developed parametric criteria for optimizing its effectiveness and methods of adjusting the position of said microturbulence generator while said papermachine is in-use to accommodate changes in operating condit ...


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Donna M Wernz: Flexible package having main compartment and ancillary compartment. The Procter & Gamble Company, R C Witte, E K Linman, M E Hilton, November 28, 1989: US04883675 (13 worldwide citation)

A package made of a single rectangular sheet of flexible material which has both a main product compartment and an ancillary compartment. The main compartment is filled with product stacked in columns separated by a grid of cardboard or similar material and thereafter sealed. The main compartment al ...