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Patrick H Wnek, Terrence P Lafferty, Richard G Robison, Lorin R Cole, Brian R O Hagan, Scott W Middleton: Insulating microwave interactive packaging. Graphic Packaging International, Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice PLLC, March 28, 2006: US07019271 (90 worldwide citation)

The combination of insulating material with microwave interactive food packaging for enhanced cooking properties is disclosed. An insulating microwave packaging material (200) and a method of making the same are also disclosed. In one embodiment, the insulating microwave packaging material (200) is ...


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Patrick H Wnek, Terrence P Lafferty, Richard G Robison, Lorin R Cole, Brian R O Hagan, Scott W Middleton: Insulating microwave interactive packaging. Graphic Packaging International, Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice PLLC, April 1, 2008: US07351942 (40 worldwide citation)

A microwave energy interactive insulating material is provided. The material may include a susceptor film comprising a microwave energy interactive material supported on a first polymeric film layer, a moisture-containing layer superposed with the microwave energy interactive material, and a second ...


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Lorin R Cole, Timothy H Bohrer, Scott W Middleton, Richard G Robison, Terrence P Lafferty, Brian R O Hagan, Patrick H Wnek: Microwave cooking packages and methods of making thereof. Graphic Packaging International, Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice PLLC, April 29, 2008: US07365292 (33 worldwide citation)

A microwave insulating material includes a dimensionally stable support, a patterned adhesive layer overlying at least a portion of the support, a polymer film layer overlying the patterned adhesive layer, and a plurality of expandable cells disposed between the support and the polymer film layer an ...


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Lorin R Cole, Timothy H Bohrer, Scott W Middleton, Richard G Robison, Terrence P Lafferty, Brian R O Hagan, Patrick H Wnek: Microwave cooking packages and methods of making thereof. Graphic Packaging International, Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice PLLC, June 2, 2009: US07541562 (27 worldwide citation)

A microwave insulating material includes a dimensionally stable support, a patterned adhesive layer overlying at least a portion of the support, a polymer film layer overlying the patterned adhesive layer, and a plurality of expandable cells disposed between the support and the polymer film layer an ...


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Richard G Robison, Lorin R Cole, Timothy H Bohrer, Scott W Middleton, Terrence P Lafferty, Brian R O Hagan, Patrick H Wnek: Microwave interactive flexible packaging. Graphic Packaging International, Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice PLLC, January 29, 2008: US07323669 (25 worldwide citation)

A package configured to receive a food item for storage and heating therein is disclosed. The package includes an opening and a closure mechanism and comprises an insulating microwave material. A plurality of packages in a stacked relation also is provided.


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Richard G Robison, Lorin R Cole, Timothy H Bohrer, Scott W Middleton, Terrence P Lafferty, Brian R O Hagan, Patrick H Wnek: Microwave interactive flexible packaging. Graphic Packaging International, Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice PLLC, September 6, 2011: US08013280 (7 worldwide citation)

A package configured to receive a food item for storage and heating therein is disclosed. The package includes an opening and a closure mechanism and comprises an insulating microwave material. A plurality of packages in a stacked relation also is provided.


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Patrick H Wnek, Terrence P Lafferty, Richard G Robison, Lorin R Cole, Brian R O Hagan, Scott W Middleton: Insulating microwave interactive packaging. Graphic Packaging International, Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice PLLC, April 12, 2011: US07923669 (6 worldwide citation)

An insulating microwave packaging material (200) is formed by bonding a microwave interactive material substrate (205) that creates sensible heat upon exposure to microwave energy to a second substrate (210) along bond lines (212) arranged in a pattern to form closed cells (214). Upon impingement of ...


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Reinhard Bo acute over, John Cameron Files, Terrence P Lafferty, Scott W Middleton, Richard G Robison: Thermally activatable microwave interactive materials. Graphic Packaging International, Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice PLLC, January 11, 2011: US07868274 (6 worldwide citation)

A microwave energy interactive web includes a reagent that is responsive to heat. The microwave energy interactive web may be used to form a package for heating a food item.


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Patrick H Wnek, Lorin R Cole, Scott W Middleton, Richard G Robison: Microwave energy interactive heating sheet. Graphic Packaging International, Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice, April 17, 2012: US08158914 (3 worldwide citation)

A microwave energy interactive heating sheet includes at least two susceptor layers and a plurality of expandable insulating cells. At least some of the expandable insulating cells inflate when exposed to microwave energy.


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Richard G Robison, Lorin R Cole, Timothy H Bohrer, Scott W Middleton, Terrence P Lafferty, Brian R O Hagan, Patrick H Wnek: Microwave interactive flexible packaging. Graphic Packaging International, Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice, February 4, 2014: US08642935 (2 worldwide citation)

A microwave energy interactive structure includes a layer of indium tin oxide, which may be supported on a microwave energy transparent substrate. In one embodiment, the microwave energy interactive structure may have at least one of an oxygen transmission rate of less than about 0.05 cc/m2/day and ...