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George Christopher Dobrin, Douglas Herrin Benson, John Joseph Curro: Method of modifying a nonwoven fibrous web for use as component of a disposable absorbent article. The Procter & Gamble Company, Michael S Kolodesh, Ken K Patel, Kevin D Hogg, May 7, 2002: US06383431 (180 worldwide citation)

An economical method is disclosed for modifying the physical characteristics of a nonwoven fibrous web which involves passing the web between at least one pair of interengaged rolls to incrementally stretch the web, and then withdrawing the incrementally stretched web from between the rolls under te ...


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John Joseph Curro, Douglas Herrin Benson, Anthony Stephen Spencer, John Brian Strube: Elastic laminate web. The Procter & Gamble Company, Angela Marie Stone, Roddy M Bullock, December 14, 2004: US06830800 (91 worldwide citation)

An elastic laminate web is disclosed. The elastic laminate web can be non-apertured or apertured, and comprises a first web, and a second web joined to the first web in a face to face relationship at a plurality of discrete bond sites having an aspect ratio of at least 2. The first and second webs f ...


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John Joseph Curro, Ali Abdelaziz Alwattari, Douglas Herrin Benson, Anneke Margaret Kaminiski, Michele Ann Mansfield, John Brian Strube: User-activatible substance delivery system. The Procter & Gamble Company, Angela Marie Stone, March 8, 2005: US06863960 (90 worldwide citation)

A user-activatible substance delivery system of the present invention comprises a first web and a second web, the first and second webs having a periphery and being enclosed about their respective peripheries and defining a void space therein. A substance for delivery upon user activation is dispose ...


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John Joseph Curro, Douglas Herrin Benson, John Brian Strube: Applications for laminate web. The Procter & Gamble Company, Angela Marie Stone, Roddy M Bullock, April 12, 2005: US06878433 (73 worldwide citation)

A laminate web and several uses of the laminate web are disclosed. The laminate web comprises a first web, a second web joined to the first web at a plurality of discrete bond sites; and a third material disposed between at least a portion of the first and second webs. The laminate webs of the prese ...


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John Joseph Curro, Douglas Herrin Benson: Method for making a stable nonwoven web having enhanced extensibility in multiple direction. The Procter & Gamble Company, Jeffrey R Moore, David M Weirich, Ken K Patel, January 14, 2003: US06506329 (59 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a stable material having enhanced extensibility and a method for making the same. A neckable material is fed in a first direction. The neckable material is subjected to incremental stretching in a direction perpendicular to the first direction. A tensioning force is ap ...


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Stephen Joseph Lange, Douglas Herrin Benson, John Walter Hackett, Gary Dean Lavon, Bret Darren Seitz: Zero scrap absorbent core formation process and products derived from web-based absorbent materials. The Procter & Gamble Company, Larry L Huston, Gerry S Gressel, J Daniel Lykins, December 9, 1997: US05695846 (57 worldwide citation)

Described herein is a multiple layer absorbent core having a front ear section, a crotch section and a back ear section, wherein the machine direction length of the crotch section equals the combined machine direction length of the front ear section and the back ear section, the angle and radii form ...


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Douglas Herrin Benson, John Joseph Curro: Stable web having enhanced extensibility and method for making the same. The Procter & Gamble Company, Douglas W McArthur, Ian S Robinsox, Roddy M Bullock, September 16, 2003: US06620485 (45 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a stable material having enhanced extensibility and a method for making the same. A tensioning force is applied to a neckable material to neck the material. The necked material is then subjected to mechanical stabilization to provide a stabilized extensible necked mate ...


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John Joseph Curro, Douglas Herrin Benson, Daniel Charles Peck: Tufted fibrous web. The Procter & Gamble Company, Andrew J Hagerty, Gary J Foose, Roddy M Bullock, March 23, 2010: US07682686 (42 worldwide citation)

A fibrous web having a first surface and a second surface. The fibrous web has a first region and at least one discrete second region, the second region being a discontinuity on the second surface and being a tuft comprising a plurality of tufted fibers extending from the first surface. The tufted f ...


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Douglas Herrin Benson, John Joseph Curro: Method for making a bulked web. The Procter & Gamble Company, Ian S Robinson, Edward L Milbrada, Ken K Patel, April 27, 2004: US06726870 (39 worldwide citation)

A method for making a bulky web. A web is fed in a first direction. The web is subjected to incremental stretching in a direction perpendicular to the first direction to provide a bulky web. The bulky web is then stabilized to provide a stabilized bulked web, Optionally, the bulky web may be gathere ...


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Hugh Joseph O Donnell, Robert Haines Turner, Vincent Sean Breidenbach, Douglas Herrin Benson, Timothy Ian Mullane, Karen Denise McAffry, John Lee Hammons, Kelyn Anne Arora: Method and apparatus for making an apertured web. The Procter & Gamble Company, Jeffrey V Bamber, Jay A Krebs, Roddy M Bullock, August 14, 2012: US08241543 (20 worldwide citation)

A method for making apertures in a web comprising providing a precursor web material; providing a pair of counter-rotating, intermeshing rollers, wherein a first roller comprises circumferentially-extending ridges and grooves, and a second roller comprises teeth being tapered from a base and a tip, ...