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Thomas A DesMarais, Mary E Freeland, William J Moore: Absorbent article having elastic strands. The Procter & Gamble Company, Larry L Huston, John M Pollaro, Frederick H Braun, January 9, 1990: US04892536 (424 worldwide citation)

A disposable absorbent article, such as a diaper, having a liquid impervious backsheet, a urine pervious liner, and absorbent core intermediate the backsheet and liner is disclosed. The liner has a passageway to allow communication of solid waste materials to the core, thereby isolating such waste f ...


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Mary E Freeland, Patrick J Allen: Trisection topsheets for disposable absorbent articles and disposable absorbent articles having such trisection topsheets. The Procter & Gamble Company, Larry L Huston, Fredrick H Braun, December 14, 1993: US05269775 (405 worldwide citation)

A topsheet for use in a disposable absorbent article. The topsheet is divided into three trisections disposed in a particular arrangement along the longitudinal axis of the disposable absorbent article. The front trisection has no elastic extensibility. The central trisection has elastic extensibili ...


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Patrick J Allen, Mary E Freeland: Disposable absorbent article having elastically extensible topsheet. The Procter & Gamble Company, Larry L Huston, Steven W Miller, Richard C Witte, August 6, 1991: US05037416 (380 worldwide citation)

A disposable absorbent article, such as a diaper, is disclosed. The topsheet of the diaper is elastically extensible and provides a relatively low contact pressure against the skin of the wearer at relatively high elongations. This arrangement provides a diaper topsheet which can be elongated to con ...


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Mary E Freeland: Flexible spacers for use in disposable absorbent articles. The Procter & Gamble Company, Gerry S Gressel, Larry L Huston, Fredrick H Braun, April 26, 1994: US05306266 (157 worldwide citation)

A spacer for use in a disposable absorbent article is disclosed. The spacer has an outer cover and a plurality of discrete elements enclosed by the outer cover. The discrete elements can move relative to one another within the outer cover. Relative movement of the discrete elements permits the space ...


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Mary E Freeland, Patrick J Allen: Disposable absorbent article having improved leg cuffs. The Procter & Gamble Company, Larry L Huston, Steven W Miller, Richard C Witte, July 16, 1991: US05032120 (150 worldwide citation)

A disposable absorbent article, such as a diaper, is disclosed. The diaper has two lengthwise extending longitudinal marginal portions, each longitudinal marginal portion having two elastically extensible leg cuffs, a barrier cuff and a gasket cuff. The leg cuffs serve to help contain body exudates ...


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Ted L Blaney, Mary E Freeland, Alvin D Martin Jr: Absorbent article having cantilevered cuff members. The Procter & Gamble Company, Steven W Miller, John M Pollaro, Fredrick H Braun, January 3, 1989: US04795452 (66 worldwide citation)

A disposable absorbent article such as a diaper having an outer covering layer comprising a liquid pervious topsheet and a liquid impervious backsheet, an absorbent core encased in the outer covering layer, and at least one cuff member extending outwardly from and along an edge of the absorbent core ...


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Mary E Freeland, Ted L Blaney: Absorbent article having a waistpanel. The Proctor & Gamble Company, Steven W Miller, Richard C Witte, May 28, 1991: US05019066 (46 worldwide citation)

A unitary disposable absorbent article such as a diaper is provided with an absorbent core; a liquid impervious backsheet; a liquid pervious topsheet; and a waistpanel positioned over and joined to said topsheet adjacent at least one of the end edges of the absorbent article. The waistpanel provides ...