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Theodore E Farrington Jr, Julia S Bahlman, Mark A Burazin, Fung jou Chen, Kristin A Goerg, Michael A Hermans, Robert J Makolin, Michael J Rekoske: Soft tissue. Kimberly Clark Corporation, Gregory E Croft, March 4, 1997: US05607551 (263 worldwide citation)

Soft throughdried tissues, which are sufficiently soft to serve as premium bathroom tissues, can be made without the use of a Yankee dryer. The typical Yankee functions of building machine direction and cross-machine direction stretch are replaced by a wet end rush transfer and the throughdrying fab ...


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Michael A Hermans, Robert J Makolin, Kristin A Goerg, Fung Jou Chen: Method of treating papermaking fibers for making tissue. Kimberly Clark Corporation, Gregory E Croft, September 20, 1994: US05348620 (129 worldwide citation)

The throughdryability of dewatered, but wet, sheets made from papermaking fibers can be significantly increased by subjecting an aqueous suspension of the fibers at high consistency to elevated temperatures with sufficient working of the fibers. Such a treatment is particularly effective for improvi ...


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Michael A Hermans, Robert J Makolin, Kristin A Goerg Wood, Fung jou Chen: Method of treating papermaking fibers for making tissue. Kimberly Clark Corporation, Gregory E Croft, March 26, 1996: US05501768 (123 worldwide citation)

The throughdryability of dewatered, but wet, sheets made from papermaking fibers can be significantly increased by subjecting an aqueous suspension of the fibers at high consistency to elevated temperatures with sufficient working of the fibers. Such a treatment is particularly effective for improvi ...


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Michael A Hermans, Fung Jou Chen, Larry L Spiegelberg, Bernhardt E Kressner, Janice G Neilson: Method for increasing the internal bulk of wet-pressed tissue. Kimberly Clark, G E Croft, May 2, 1995: US05411636 (108 worldwide citation)

The internal bulk of a tissue web can be improved during manufacturing of the basesheet by subjecting the tissue web to differential pressure while supported on a coarse fabric at a consistency of about 30 percent or greater. The differential pressure, such as by applying vacuum suction to the under ...


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Michael A Hermans, Fung Jou Chen, Harry L Spiegelberg, Bernhardt E Kressner, Janice G Nielsen: Method for increasing the internal bulk of wet-pressed tissue. Kimberly Clark Corporation, Gregory E Croft, April 23, 1996: US05510002 (106 worldwide citation)

The internal bulk of a tissue web can be improved during manufacturing of the basesheet by subjecting the tissue web to differential pressure while supported on a coarse fabric at a consistency of about 30 percent or greater. The differential pressure, such as by applying vacuum suction to the under ...


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Michael A Hermans, Fung Jou Chen, Harry L Spiegelberg, Bernhardt E Kressner, Janice G Nielsen: Method for increasing the internal bulk of throughdried tissue. Kimberly Clark Corporation, April 23, 1996: US05510001 (102 worldwide citation)

The internal bulk of a tissue web can be improved during manufacturing of the basesheet by subjecting the tissue web to differential pressure while supported on a coarse fabric at a consistency of about 30 percent or greater. The differential pressure, such as by applying vacuum suction to the under ...


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Michael A Hermans, Fung Jou Chen, Harry L Spiegelberg, Bernhardt E Kressner, Janice G Nielsen: Method for increasing the internal bulk of throughdried tissue. Kimberly Clark Corporation, Gregory E Croft, February 20, 1996: US05492598 (82 worldwide citation)

The internal bulk of a tissue web can be improved during manufacturing of the basesheet by subjecting the tissue web to differential pressure while supported on a coarse fabric at a consistency of about 30 percent or greater. The differential pressure, such as by applying vacuum suction to the under ...


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Robert A Drew, Patricia Riedl, Peter J Allen, Brian Klaubert, Paul Arnold, Susan E Smith, Michael A Hermans, Phil S Lin: Paper product having improved fuzz-on-edge property. Kimberly-Clark Worldwide, Dority & Manning P A, July 1, 2003: US06585855 (82 worldwide citation)

A process for increasing the tactile properties of a base web without adversely effecting the strength of the web is disclosed. In one embodiment, the process includes the steps of placing a base web between a first moving conveyor and a second moving conveyor. The conveyors are then wrapped around ...


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Michael A Hermans, Fung Jou Chen, Harry L Spiegelberg, Bernhardt E Kressner, Janice G Nielsen: Method for increasing the internal bulk of wet-pressed tissue. Kimberly Clark Corporation, Gregory E Croft, April 9, 1996: US05505818 (70 worldwide citation)

The internal bulk of a tissue web can be improved during manufacturing of the basesheet by subjecting the tissue web to differential pressure while supported on a coarse fabric at a consistency of about 30 percent or greater. The differential pressure, such as by applying vacuum suction to the under ...


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Robert A Drew, Patricia Riedl, Peter J Allen, Brian Klaubert, Paul Arnold, Susan E Smith, Michael A Hermans, Phil S Lin: Process for increasing the softness of base webs and products made therefrom. Kimberly-Clark Worldwide, Dority & Manning P A, August 19, 2003: US06607638 (62 worldwide citation)

A process for increasing the tactile properties of a base web without adversely effecting the strength of the web is disclosed. In one embodiment, the process includes the steps of placing a base web between a first moving conveyor and a second moving conveyor. The conveyors are then wrapped around ...