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Gary Dean LaVon, Hyun Sung Lim, J Michael McKenna, George Joseph Ostapchenko, Shailaja R Vaidya, Theodora Beck, John Joseph Curro: Absorbent articles exhibiting improved internal environmental conditions. The Procter & Gamble Co, William Scott Andes, August 17, 1999: US05938648 (233 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to absorbent articles such as diapers, adult incontinence garments, and feminine hygiene products. The present invention further relates to such absorbent articles having outer coverings designed to provide breathability and promote more healthy internal environmental c ...


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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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Nora Liu Carroll, Hyun Sung Lim, George Joseph Ostapchenko, Shailaja R Vaidya, J Michael Mc Kenna, John Joseph Curro, Gary Dean Lavon, Richard L Sparks: Breathable composite sheet structure and absorbent articles utilizing same. E I du Pont de Nemours and Company, Proctor and Gamble, January 13, 2004: US06677258 (174 worldwide citation)

A breathable composite sheet material, a method for making such a sheet material, and an absorbent article utilizing the sheet material are provided. The composite sheet material is comprised of a thermoplastic film adhered directly to a fibrous substrate. The thermoplastic film comprises at least 5 ...


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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, Daniel Charles Peck, Saeed Fereshtehkhou, Anneke Margaret Kaminiski, Alfred Franc Baldwin Jr, Jessica Zingelmann Brown, Edward Kenneth Stahl, Charles Detwiler Roberson: Applications for laminate web. The Procter & Gamble Company, Angela Marie Stone, Roddy M Bullock, October 26, 2004: US06808791 (71 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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Nora Liu Carroll, Hyun Sung Lim, George Joseph Ostapchenko, Shailaja R Vaidya, J Michael McKenna, John Joseph Curro, Gary Dean Lavon, Richard L Sparks: Breathable composite sheet structure and absorbent articles utilizing same. The Procter & Gamble Company, Dara M Kendall, John P Colbert, Matthew P Fitzpatrick, December 11, 2007: US07307031 (70 worldwide citation)

A breathable composite sheet material, a method for making such a sheet material, and an absorbent article utilizing the sheet material are provided. The composite sheet material is comprised of a thermoplastic film adhered directly to a fibrous substrate. The thermoplastic film comprises at least 5 ...


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John Joseph Curro, Anneke Margaret Kaminiski, Deborah Adamo Koehler: Applications for substance encapsulating laminate web. The Procter & Gamble Company, Angela Marie Stone, Roddy M Bullock, April 6, 2004: US06716498 (67 worldwide citation)

A substance encapsulation system capable of being apertured under a tensioning force comprises a first web and a second web. A powdered, granular, particulate, or gel substance can be disposed between the first and second webs. Upon application of a sufficient force having a vector component paralle ...


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John Joseph Curro, Robert Haines Turner, Jody Lynn Hoying, Susan Nicole Lloyd, John Lee Hammons: Tufted laminate web. The Procter & Gamble Company, Gary J Foose, Roddy M Bullock, Angela M Stone, August 12, 2008: US07410683 (64 worldwide citation)

A laminate web comprising a first and second precursor webs, at least the first precursor web being a nonwoven web, the laminate web having a first side, the first side comprising the second precursor web and at least one discrete tuft, each of the discrete tufts having a linear orientation defining ...