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Nicholas Albert Ahr, Gary Dean Lavon: Disposable absorbent article with selectively expandable or inflatable components. The Procter & Gamble Company, Gerry S Gressel, David M Weirich, Jacobus C Rasser, December 7, 1999: US05997520 (101 worldwide citation)

A disposable absorbent article having an expandable component is disclosed. The expandable component can be inflatable, and comprises a gas evolving material and an activating material separated from the gas evolving material by a breakable barrier. The barrier is broken to combine the materials and ...


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Nicholas Albert Ahr, John Richard Noel, Thomas Ward Osborn III: Absorbent article having blended absorbent core. The Procter & Gamble Company, Theodore P Cummings, Kevin C Johnson, Jacobus C Rasser, October 28, 1997: US05681300 (81 worldwide citation)

An absorbent article, such as a diaper, sanitary napkin, adult incontinent device which have absorbent cores comprised of blends of different types of fibers are provided. The absorbent articles preferably comprise a liquid pervious topsheet, a liquid impervious backsheet joined to the topsheet, a b ...


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Jerry Edward Carstens, Letha Margie Hines, Nicholas Albert Ahr, Diane Dunn Farris, Nona Jane Redwine, Deborah Catherine Schmitz, Cynthia Lee Alvis, John Richard Noel, Ronald Ray McFall, Thomas Ward Osborn III: Highly efficient absorbent article for use with menstrual pant. The Procter & Gamble Company, Matthew P Fitzpatrick, Ingrid W Hickman, Kevin C Johnson, June 24, 2003: US06582411 (56 worldwide citation)

Highly efficient absorbent articles for wearing by a human female such as sanitary napkins, panty liners, and adult incontinence pads. In use, the absorbent articles preferably maintain contact with and cover at least a portion of the inside surfaces of the wearer's labia, the exterior surfaces ...


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Thomas Ward Osborn III, Nicholas Albert Ahr: Water dispersible and flushable interlabial absorbent structure. The Procter & Gamble Company, Edward J Milbrada, Jeffrey V Bamber, Steven W Miller, March 23, 1999: US05885265 (45 worldwide citation)

A flushable and dispersible interlabial absorbent structure having a liquid pervious topsheet, a liquid impervious backsheet and an absorbent core is described. The topsheet is preferably a wet laid, apertured fibrous web having a temporary wet strength resin incorporated therein. The body surface o ...


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Raymond John Dirk, Nicholas Albert Ahr: Method for making three-dimensional macroscopically-expanded webs having improved functional surfaces. The Procter & Gamble Company, William Scott Andes, E Kelly Linman, Jacobus C Rasser, September 23, 1997: US05670110 (44 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a process for forming a three-dimensional, macroscopically-expanded, fluid pervious web having an improved functional surface comprised of a sheet of polymeric material having a first surface and a second surface. A plurality of discrete deposits of a water resistant r ...


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Nicholas Albert Ahr, Raymond John Dirk: Fluid pervious, dispersible, and flushable webs having improved functional surface. The Procter & Gamble Company, William Scott Andes, Roddy M Bullock, E Kelly Linman, June 9, 1998: US05763044 (31 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to fluid pervious, dispersible, and flushable webs particularly suited for use in a disposable absorbent article, such as a diaper, sanitary napkin, panty liner, incontinence pad, or the like. The present invention further relates to such webs which also include an impr ...


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Allison Kay Hunter, Nicholas Albert Ahr, Bruce William Lavash: Absorbent articles having undergarment covering components with mechanical fasteners having improved tactile properties. The Procter & Gamble Company, Jeffrey V Bamber, Steven W Miller, Jacobus C Rasser, October 14, 1997: US05676652 (27 worldwide citation)

Absorbent articles such as sanitary napkins, panty liners, and incontinence pads that are provided with mechanical fasteners are disclosed. Preferred embodiments have undergarment covering components (or "side wrapping elements") that automatically fold along the sides of a wearer's panties and prov ...


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Nona Jane Redwine, Deborah Catherine Schmitz, Nicholas Albert Ahr, Jerry Edward Carstens, Ronald Bosman Visscher, Yuka Furutani: Undergarment for use with an absorbent article. The Procter & Gamble Company, Jeffrey V Bamber, Kevin C Johnson, May 28, 2002: US06393621 (27 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to undergarments that have close body fit. The undergarment of the present invention includes an elasticized waistband, a front region, a rear region, a crotch region and a pair of elasticized leg openings. The front and rear regions are preferably elastically extensibl ...


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Patricia Lee Christon, Nicholas Albert Ahr: Water dispersible and flushable absorbent article. The Procter & Gamble Company, Edward J Milbrada, Jeffrey V Bamber, Steven W Miller, March 3, 1998: US05722966 (21 worldwide citation)

A flushable and dispersible absorbent article is described. The absorbent article comprises a liquid pervious topsheet which preferably comprises a wet laid, apertured fibrous web having a temporary wet strength resin incorporated therein, the topsheet also having a body surface provided with a plur ...


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Allison Kay Hunter, Nicholas Albert Ahr, Bruce William Lavash: Absorbent articles having undergarment covering components with mechanical fasteners having improved tactile properties. The Procter & Gamble Company, Jeffrey V Bamber, June 20, 2000: US06077255 (18 worldwide citation)

Absorbent articles such as sanitary napkins, panty liners, and incontinence pads that are provided with mechanical fasteners are disclosed. Preferred embodiments have undergarment covering components (or "side wrapping elements") that automatically fold along the sides of a wearer's panties and prov ...