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Sowmya S Anjur, Joseph DiPalma: Absorbent article having barrier means and medial bulge. Kimberly Clark Corporation, Mark L Davis, April 29, 1997: US05624423 (116 worldwide citation)

An absorbent article with an outer perimeter is disclosed having a cover, a baffle, an absorbent core and a barrier means for intercepting fluid migrating from the absorbent core toward the outer perimeter of the sanitary napkin. The absorbent core has a protuberance that extends above a plane that ...


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Gregory J Rajala, Paul M Niemi, Daniel J Oshefsky: Apparatus for placing discrete parts transversely onto a moving web. Kimberly Clark Corporation, Donald L Traut, Mark L Davis, September 17, 1996: US05556504 (110 worldwide citation)

This invention pertains to processing continuous webs such as paper, film, composites, and the like, in dynamic continuous processing operations. More particularly, it relates to transferring discrete parts to a continuous web, whether paper, film, composite, or the like. Specifically, the invention ...


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Gregory John Rajala, Paul Daniel Suke, Steven Craig Gehling, Gerald Leigh Rabe: Apparatus for fabricating garments. Kimberly-Clark Worldwide, Mark L Davis, Thomas D Wilhelm, Brian R Tumm, July 1, 1997: US05643396 (108 worldwide citation)

This invention pertains to apparatus for use in constructing a garment including a stretched elastic. Specifically, the invention contemplates incorporating stretched elastic into a continuous web, including one or more segments which exert retractive forces in directions counterproductive to the fu ...


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Gregory John Rajala, Paul Daniel Suke, Steven Craig Gehling, Gerald Leigh Rabe: Composite method for fabricating garments. Kimberly-Clark Worldwide, Mark L Davis, Thomas D Wilhelm, Brian R Tumm, August 26, 1997: US05660657 (108 worldwide citation)

This invention pertains to methods for use in constructing a garment including a stretched elastic. Specifically, the invention contemplates incorporating stretched elastic into a continuous web, including one or more segments which exert retractive forces in directions counterproductive to the func ...


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Michael John Cyr, James John Krutak Sr, Horst Clauberg, Tony Wayne Helton: Security document and method using invisible coded markings. Isotag Technology, John R Casperson, Mark L Davis, October 31, 2000: US06138913 (97 worldwide citation)

An invisible indicia or encoded information is imprinted on a substrate using a compound which produces a fluorescence at a wavelength greater than about 650 nm when exposed to near infrared radiation. The information covered by a layer of material that reflects or absorbs a substantial amount of th ...


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Robert E Kirby, Howard A Whitehead, Mary C Wanek, David K Osteen, Kenneth Y Wang: Bodyside cover for an absorbent article. Kimberly Clark Corporation, Mark L Davis, July 9, 1996: US05533991 (91 worldwide citation)

A bodyside cover for an absorbent article is disclosed which includes two different materials to provide enhanced functionality. The bicomponent cover includes an apertured first material, which is positioned along the longitudinal central axis of the absorbent article, and a nonperforated second ma ...


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Paul Theodore Van Gompel, Joyce Ann Damico, Jacqueline Ann Gross, Veronica Maria Lingnowski, Patricia Ann Mitchler, Gregory John Rajala, Shelley Rae Rasmussen, Mark Scott Schrading, Paul Daniel Suke, Jody Dorothy Suprise: Disposable menstrual Panty. Kimberly-Clark Worldwide, Donald L Traut, Mark L Davis, Michael L Winkelman, June 5, 2001: US06240569 (86 worldwide citation)

A three dimensional disposable panty for holding a sanitary pad. The panty may have elasticized leg and waist openings and be stretchable about the hip and stomach regions of a user. The panty provides backup leakage protection to the sanitary pad. The panty includes an absorbent barrier composite p ...


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Robert E Kirby, Howard A Whitehead, Mary C Wanek, David K Osteen, Kenneth Y Wang: Bodyside cover for an absorbent article. Kimberly Clark Corporation, Mark L Davis, May 16, 1995: US05415640 (77 worldwide citation)

A bodyside cover an for absorbent article is disclosed which includes two different materials to provide enhanced functionality. The bicomponent cover includes an apertured first material, which is positioned along the longitudinal central axis of the absorbent article, and a nonperforated second ma ...


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Joseph DiPalma, Timothy Scot Stilp, R John Birtwell: Thin absorbent article having wicking and crush resistant properties. Kimberly-Clark Worldwide, Mark L Davis, July 22, 1997: US05649916 (76 worldwide citation)

An absorbent article having a cover, a baffle and an absorbent core is disclosed. The absorbent core is constructed of at least three absorbent members vertically arranged with each absorbent member having an increasing wicking capacity along an x and y-axes, relative to the preceding absorbent memb ...


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Frederich Oma Lassen, Jane Marilyn Anton, Linda Jean Chmielewski Larsen: Absorbent article having a body-accommodating absorbent core. Kimberly-Clark Worldwide, Mark L Davis, Thomas D Wilhelm, December 12, 2000: US06160197 (75 worldwide citation)

An absorbent article for absorbing body fluids is provided having an absorbent core positioned between a fluid-permeable cover and a fluid-impermeable baffle. The absorbent core includes a central, longitudinal flexure axis which substantially extends the length of the absorbent core. The central, l ...