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Michael I Lawson: Absorbent article having dual cuffs. The Procter & Gamble Company, Steven W Miller, John M Pollaro, Richard C Witte, September 22, 1987: US04695278 (607 worldwide citation)

An integral disposable absorbent article such as a diaper having a liquid pervious topsheet, a liquid impervious backsheet, an absorbent core disposed between the topsheet and the backsheet, at least one elastically contractible gasketing cuff, and at least one barrier cuff. The barrier cuff has a p ...


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Miguel Alemany, Charles J Berg: High density absorbent members having lower density and lower basis weight acquisition zones. The Proctor & Gamble Company, Steven W Miller, John M Pollaro, Fredrick H Braun, May 30, 1989: US04834735 (596 worldwide citation)

An absorbent article wherein the deposition region of its absorbent member comprises a storage zone and an acquistion zone having a lower average density and a lower average basis weight per unit area than the storage zone. The acquisition zone is positioned toward the front of either the absorbent ...


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John J Angstadt: Absorbent core having a dusting layer. The Procter & Gamble Company, Steven W Miller, John M Pollaro, Fredrick H Braun, December 19, 1989: US04888231 (502 worldwide citation)

Airlaid fibrous webs having a primary layer having discrete particles of absorbent gelling material dispersed through at least a portion of the web airlaid over a dusting layer of essentially hydrophilic fiber material. The dusting layer acts to block the passage of particles injected in the stream ...


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Mohammed I Aziz, Ted L Blaney: Disposable absorbent article having elasticized flaps provided with leakage resistant portions. The Procter and Gamble Company, Steven W Miller, John M Pollaro, Fredrick H Braun, March 20, 1990: US04909803 (424 worldwide citation)

A disposable absorbent article for absorbing liquids, particularly body fluids such as urine. An absorbent core is encased in an outer covering layer to which flaps are connected along the longitudinal sides at a proximal edge. The flaps also have a distal edge which is displaced from the absorbent ...


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Thomas A DesMarais, Mary E Freeland, William J Moore: Absorbent article having elastic strands. The Procter & Gamble Company, Larry L Huston, John M Pollaro, Frederick H Braun, January 9, 1990: US04892536 (414 worldwide citation)

A disposable absorbent article, such as a diaper, having a liquid impervious backsheet, a urine pervious liner, and absorbent core intermediate the backsheet and liner is disclosed. The liner has a passageway to allow communication of solid waste materials to the core, thereby isolating such waste f ...


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Jerry L Dragoo: Absorbent article having leakage-resistant dual cuffs. The Procter & Gamble Company, Steven W Miller, John M Pollaro, Fredrick H Braun, January 3, 1989: US04795454 (408 worldwide citation)

An integral disposable absorbent article such as a diaper provided with an absorbent core, a liquid impervious backsheet, an elastically contractible gasketing cuff preferably formed by a gasketing flap and a flap elastic member, a barrier cuff having a flap portion and a channel portion comprising ...


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William I Mullane, Douglas J Smith: Disposable absorbent article having a stain resistant topsheet. The Procter & Gamble Company, John M Pollaro, Fredrick H Braun, Richard C Witte, April 13, 1982: US04324246 (398 worldwide citation)

An article of manufacture is disclosed for absorbing liquids, particularly body exudates such as menstrual discharges. An apertured formed film topsheet having a layer of fibers affixed to the inner surface thereof overlays an intermediate layer having a multiplicity of tapered capillaries. The aper ...


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James A Minetola, David R Tucker: Disposable waste-containment garment. The Procter & Gamble Company, John M Pollaro, Fredrick H Braun, Richard C Witte, March 4, 1986: US04573986 (377 worldwide citation)

A disposable waste-containment garment such as a disposable diaper, an external incontinent protection garment for adults (e.g. adult incontinent briefs), an external catamenial, or a disposable liner for either a disposable diaper or an incontinent brief. The garment, which may be elasticized by, f ...


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Thomas W Osborn III: Thin, flexible sanitary napkin. The Procter & Gamble Company, Larry L Huston, John M Pollaro, Frederick H Braun, August 21, 1990: US04950264 (371 worldwide citation)

In accordance with the present invention, a sanitary napkin having a body surface and a garment surface and being comprised of an absorbent means underlayed by a liquid barrier means, wherein the sanitary napkin is relatively highly flexible and has a capacity great enough to handle medium to high m ...


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Charles L Scripps: Disposable diaper having an improved fastening device. The Procter & Gamble Company, Steven W Miller, John M Pollaro, Fredrick H Braun, July 11, 1989: US04846815 (365 worldwide citation)

A disposable diaper comprising an absorbent core that is encased between a liquid pervious topsheet and a liquid impervious backsheet, elasticized leg openings, and a fastening device for securing the diaper on a wearer. The fastening device comprises a first member having a plurality of fiber eleme ...