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Van Gompel Paul Theodore, Suprise Jody Dorothy, Schleinz Robert Joseph, Ziegler Diane Mildred, Popp Robert Lee, Poklasny June Marjorie: Disposable three dimensional garment and method of making same.. Kimberly Clark Co, June 23, 1993: EP0547497-A2 (89 worldwide citation)

A disposable three-dimensional absorbent garment (2) comprising an outer cover (20) having an inner surface (22) with which is operatively joined stretchable side members (36) On the side sections of the inner surface. The stretchable side members (36) have a stretch gradient such that the stretchab ...


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Suprise Jody Dorothy, Van Gompel Paul Theodore, Popp Robert Lee: Disposable absorbent pant.. Kimberly Clark Co, February 10, 1993: EP0526868-A2 (29 worldwide citation)

A disposable absorbent child's training pant (2) having stretchable panels (10) that assist in easily fitting the training pant (2) onto a child and snugly maintaining it in place both before and after an insult. Full waist and leg elastics (24, 26) are provided to improve the fit, performance, and ...


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Roessler Thomas Harold, Siebers Bruce Michael Regal Te, Popp Robert Lee, Fallen Charles Rayburn Tonya T: Fastening system for disposable diaper with disposability feature.. Kimberly Clark Co, June 27, 1990: EP0374730-A2 (24 worldwide citation)

There is disclosed a disposable diaper in which the waistband is closed by a mechanical fastener. A second fastener means is included and positioned on the article to enable rolling or folding the garment after use and thereby secure it in a neat bundle for disposal. In the disclosed embodiments, th ...


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Glaug Frank Steven, Popp Robert Lee, Thiessen Richard Harry: Disposable absorbent article with improved waist containment and gasketing. Kimberly Clark Co, January 3, 1996: EP0689815-A1 (21 worldwide citation)

A disposable absorbent article (20) having improved containment at the waist portion thereof comprises an absorbent layer (86) and a surge layer (114) in liquid communication therewith, and a liquid impermeable baffle layer (132) overlying portions of the absorbent layer (86)and the surge layer (114 ...


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Van Gompel Paul Theodore, Suprise Jody Dorothy, Schleinz Robert Joseph, Ziegler Diane Mildred, Popp Robert Lee, Poklasny June Marjorie: Disposable three-dimensional garment. Kimberly Clark Co, November 20, 1996: EP0743052-A2 (20 worldwide citation)

Described is a disposable absorbent three-dimensional garment (2) comprising a two-layered full outer cover (20) comprising an inner layer of heat-shrinkable material and an outer layer of nonwoven material. Said two-layered full outer cover (20) defines a front section (4), a back section (6), a cr ...


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Pomplun William Seal, Popp Robert Lee, Woon Paul Sam, Schroth Carl George, Stevens Robert Alan: Improvements in and relating to elastication. Kimberly Clark Co, January 2, 1986: GB2160817-A (16 worldwide citation)

An article having a thermally-elasticizable strip along a marginal portion is elasticized by directing heated air towards the strip at at least two different angles relative to the plane of the strip and at a velocity sufficient to cause oscillation of the marginal portion bearing the thermally-elas ...


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Popp Robert Lee, Barlament Michael Lee, Primeau Larry Dean: Methods and apparatus for selectively controlling a spray of liquid to form a distinct pattern and disposable absorbent articles using same.. Kimberly Clark Co, June 29, 1994: EP0603748-A1 (13 worldwide citation)

Methods and an apparatus are disclosed for selectively applying a liquid on a surface in a selected pattern and position on the surface. The apparatus and methods include programmable devices that individually control a plurality of nozzles wherein each nozzle has its own separate liquid supply sour ...


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Couillard Jack L, Popp Robert Lee: Apparatus and method for making pre-fastened absorbent undergarments. Kimberly-Clark Worldwide, Couillard Jack L, Popp Robert Lee, GOFF Christopher M, June 21, 2007: WO/2007/070113 (10 worldwide citation)

In a method and apparatus for mechanically fastening a partially assembled absorbent undergarment during manufacture, a longitudinal folding device is carried by a transport device and moveable between an open configuration in which it receives a partially assembled undergarment, and a closed config ...


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Kuen David Arthur, Popp Robert Lee, Glaug Frank Steven, Luben Julia Mae, Weber Shirlee Ann: Disposable absorbent articles and methods of making same.. Kimberly Clark Co, November 2, 1994: EP0622063-A2 (9 worldwide citation)

A disposable absorbent article (47) includes a waste containment assembly (61) that has a liner (66), outer cover (88), and an absorbent (26) between the liner (66) and outer cover (88), and a pair of containment flaps (64) that are operatively joined in a foreshortened state to the waste containmen ...


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Sallee Lorry Francis, Popp Robert Lee: Apparatus and method for heating selected portions of an article.. Kimberly Clark Co, December 30, 1986: EP0206349-A2 (7 worldwide citation)

An apparatus for heating selected portions of an article (4) includes transport means (2) for moving the article (4) into a heating compartment (6). Shroud means (8), which are disposed within the heating compartment (6) and located adjacent to limited portion of the article (4), direct a stream of ...