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Kenneth B Buell, Sandra H Clear, Danielia T Falcone: Absorbent article with dynamic elastic waist feature having a predisposed resilient flexural hinge. The Procter & Gamble Company, Steven W Miller, Richard C Witte, September 29, 1992: US05151092 (670 worldwide citation)

Absorbent articles having a unique elastic waist feature improving dynamic fit as well as containment characteristics. The elastic waist feature preferably comprises an interconnecting panel zone, a first flexural hinge zone joining the interconnecting panel zone with the containment assembly, an el ...


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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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Kenneth B Buell, Edward P Carlin: Disposable pull-on pant. The Procter & Gamble Company, Steven W Miller, E Kelly Linman, Jacobus C Rasser, October 29, 1996: US05569234 (571 worldwide citation)

Pull-on garments provided with a continuous belt in the front region and the back region to distribute the forces generated during use in order to better fit the pull-on garment on the wearer. In a preferred embodiment, the pull-on garment comprises a chassis layer comprising a continuous sheet that ...


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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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Margaret H Hasse, Russell P Bridges, Steven W Miller: Elasticized disposable training pant and method of making the same. The Procter & Gamble Company, Stephen P Kearney, Steven W Miller, Monte D Witte, September 21, 1993: US05246433 (493 worldwide citation)

A unitary disposable garment, such as disposable training pants, having a high degree of stretch in the cross-machine direction and fitting a broad range of wearer sizes. The unitary disposable garment is manufactured from a chassis and has a waist opening, two leg openings and a pair of side seams ...


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Charles W Chappell, Eugene R Sorensen, Kenneth B Buell, John J Curro, Michele A Mansfield: Web materials exhibiting elastic-like behavior. The Procter & Gamble Company, Kevin C Johnson, Steven W Miller, E Kelly Linman, May 21, 1996: US05518801 (464 worldwide citation)

A web material which exhibits an elastic-like behavior along at least one axis when subjected to an applied and subsequently released elongation. The web material includes a strainable network having at least two visually distinct regions of the same material composition. The first region undergoes ...


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Donald C Roe, David J K Goulait, Sheila S Rodriguez, Edward P Carlin, Kimberly A Dreier, Carolyn M Jasper, Dean J Daniels: Absorbent article with multiple zone structural elastic-like film web extensible waist feature. The Procter & Gamble Company, Steven W Miller, Kevin C Johnson, Jacobus C Rasser, September 10, 1996: US05554145 (457 worldwide citation)

Absorbent articles such as disposable diapers, incontinent briefs, diaper holders, training pants, feminine hygiene garments and the like, that have a unique waist feature that improves the dynamic fit as well as the containment characteristics of the absorbent article. Such absorbent articles compr ...


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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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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 ...