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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 (424 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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Jerry L Dragoo, Michael S Bogdanski, Nicholas A Ahr, John R Noel: Absorbent article having blended multi-layer absorbent structure with improved integrity. The Procter & Gamble Company, Jeffrey V Bamber, Steven W Miller, Kevin C Johnson, October 24, 1995: US05460622 (119 worldwide citation)

An absorbent article, such as a diaper, sanitary napkin, adult incontinence device which has absorbent components comprised of blends of different types of fibers is provided. The absorbent components are arranged in structures that provide improved core integrity and liquid processing. The absorben ...


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Jerry L Dragoo, Glen R Lash: Package containing absorbent articles and inserts. The Procter & Gamble Company, Jay A Krebs, Thomas J Osborne Jr, David M Weirich, May 8, 2001: US06229061 (117 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a package containing absorbent articles and inserts. The package includes at least one first absorbent article having a predetermined absorbent capacity, and at least one insert. When the insert is joined with the absorbent article, either before being placed in the pa ...


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Jerry L Dragoo, Michael S Bogdanski, Nicholas A Ahr, John R Noel: Absorbent article having blended multi-layer absorbent structure with improved integrity. The Procter & Gamble Company, Jeffrey V Bamber, Kevin C Johnson, Steven W Miller, January 23, 1996: US05486167 (110 worldwide citation)

An absorbent article, such as a diaper, sanitary napkin, adult incontinence device which has absorbent components comprised of blends of different types of fibers is provided. The absorbent components are arranged in structures that provide improved core integrity and liquid processing. The absorben ...


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Mark J Kline, Donald C Roe, Dean J Daniels, James E Zorb, Jerry L Dragoo: Absorbent article with improved elasticized waistband. The Procter & Gamble Company, David M Weirich, Steven W Miller, Jacobus G Rasser, August 6, 1996: US05542942 (72 worldwide citation)

Absorbent articles to be fitted to wearers, such as disposable diapers, incontinence briefs, diaper holders and the like with improved fastening system and waistband features that provide sustained dynamic fit about the waist of a wearer as well as improved containment characteristics. The absorbent ...


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George S Reising, Jerry L Dragoo: Disposable diapers with unitary waistshield and elastically expansible waistbands. The Procter & Gamble Company, John M Pollaro, Fredrick H Braun, Richard C Witte, July 21, 1987: US04681580 (65 worldwide citation)

Disposable diapers having liquid impermeable waistshields and elastically expansible waistbands. The waistshields and waistbands are formed of a single--unitary--liquid impermeable material. In preferred embodiments, the waistshield/waistband is formed of a material which has a heat unstable state a ...


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Jerry L Dragoo, James E Zorb, Michael G Nease: Method and apparatus for making stretchable absorbent articles. The Procter & Gamble Company, Harness Dickey & Pierce, October 1, 1996: US05560878 (64 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for making stretchable absorbent diaper articles. An absorbent material is provided and entangled with a stretchable material to form a stretchable network incorporating the absorbent material. In one embodiment a plurality of foam absorbent material particulates are drawn or ...


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Donald C Roe, Jerry L Dragoo, Gary B Gilkeson: Absorbent structures containing specific particle size distributions of superabsorbent hydrogel-forming materials. The Procter & Gamble Company, Loretta J Henderson, Bart S Hersko, Steven W Miller, April 9, 1996: US05505718 (36 worldwide citation)

Absorbent structures are disclosed which contain specific, relatively narrow, particle size distributions of superabsorbent hydrogel-forming materials. The absorbent structures of the present invention are useful in disposable absorbent articles such as diapers, adult incontinence pads, and the like ...


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Glen R Lash, Jerry L Dragoo: Package containing absorbent articles. The Procter & Gamble Company, Thomas J Osborne Jr, David M Weirich, Jacobus C Rasser, April 27, 1999: US05897542 (26 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a package containing absorbent articles having differing absorbent capacities. The package includes at least one first absorbent article packaged within the package and having a predetermined absorbent capacity, and at least one second absorbent article packaged within ...


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Stephen D Congleton, Yousef G Aouad, Jerry L Dragoo, Bradley E Walsh: Altering the surfaces of functional absorbent materials for use in absorbent articles. Theodore P Cummings, Steven W Miller, Jacobus C Rasser, October 6, 1998: US05817271 (8 worldwide citation)

The method relates to functional absorbent materials that are profiled through cutting and heating to form flow channels, and in one embodiment to form bellows which rise above the flow channels. Additionally, the flow channels which are partially cut into an absorbent material may also function as ...