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David P Kielpikowski, Duane G Uitenbroek, Deborah L Proxmire: Disposable garment having elastic outer cover and integrated absorbent insert structure. Kimberly Clark Corporation, John L Chiatalas, May 30, 1989: US04834738 (168 worldwide citation)

An anatomically form-fitting, generally self-adjusting disposable absorbent garment comprises a breathable elastomeric nonwoven laminar outer cover, resiliently stretchable preferably in a cross-body direction from about 20% to about 200%, including a pair of leg openings, front and rear waist secti ...


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David P Kielpikowski: Elasticized waist integration member for disposable absorbent garments. Kimberly Clark Corporation, John L Chiatalas, February 28, 1989: US04808176 (135 worldwide citation)

An anatomically form-fitting, generally self-adjusting disposable absorbent garment comprises an elastomeric nonwoven outer cover, including a pair of leg openings, front and rear waist sections fastenable with one another defining a waist opening, a crotch section situated between the leg openings ...


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David P Kielpikowski, Duane G Uitenbroek: Method of making a breathable elastic fabric composite and personal article incorporating same. Kimberly Clark Corporation, John L Chiatalas, June 27, 1989: US04842596 (109 worldwide citation)

A method for making a breathable elastomeric laminar fabric, the material produced thereby and a disposable absorbent garment incorporating the material as either an outer cover or gathers at the leg and waist openings. The method comprises the steps of sandwiching a liquid impermeable elastomeric f ...


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Dan D Endres, Timothy J Blenke, Robert E Vogt, Georgia L Zehner, Steven H Levine, David P Kielpikowski, John P Vukos, Mary A Bruemmer: Conformable absorbent article. Kimberly Clark Corporation, Jeffrey B Curtin, June 18, 1996: US05527302 (105 worldwide citation)

A conformable absorbent article has a topsheet that is designed to substantially fully contact the body of the wearer to provide improved performance in managing and containing body wastes. Management and containment of body wastes are improved by several structural elements that can be utilized ind ...