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Lorin R Cole, Terrence P Lafferty: Patterned microwave susceptor. Graphic Packaging Corporation, Dorsey & Whitney, July 2, 2002: US06414290 (158 worldwide citation)

The heating effect of a microwave susceptor can be improved by providing a pattern of microwave transparent areas in the susceptor. The transparent areas are preferably circles having a diameter of about 0.5 inch. The distance between adjacent circles is preferably about 0.5 inch. The susceptor may ...


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Lorin R Cole, Terrence P Lafferty: Patterned microwave susceptor. Graphic Packaging International, Dorsey & Whitney, July 20, 2004: US06765182 (133 worldwide citation)

The heating effect of a microwave susceptor can be improved by providing a pattern of microwave transparent areas in the susceptor. The transparent areas are preferably circles having a diameter of about 0.5 inch. The distance between adjacent circles is preferably about 0.5 inch. The susceptor may ...


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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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Kenneth A Pollart, Terrence P Lafferty: Microwave reactive heater. James River Corporation of Virginia, William A Aguele, Richard J Gallagher, Thomas H Whaley, July 24, 1990: US04943456 (78 worldwide citation)

Microwave responsive heaters and packages for food products and the like containing the heaters are disclosed in which the heaters consist of a microwave reactive coating composition on a heat stable substrate which is pattern bonded to a surface to be heated by microwave radiation.


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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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Kenneth A Pollart, Terrence P Lafferty: Heaters for use in microwave ovens. James River Corporation of Virginia, William A Aguele, Richard J Gallagher, Thomas H Whaley, March 26, 1991: US05002826 (33 worldwide citation)

A microwave interactive coating composition and microwave reactive paper and paperboard heaters comprising the coating composition are disclosed. The coating compositions which comprise finely divided carbon, a finely divided microwave reactive metallic component, a powdered inert solid and a binder ...


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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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Scott W Middleton, Mark R Sinclair, Brian R O Hagan, Patrick H Wnek, Terrence P Lafferty, Peter W Blaas, Kevin J Hjort, Patrick J Smith: Container having a rim or other feature encapsulated by or formed from injection-molded material. Graphic Packaging International, Womble Carlyle Sandridge & Rice PLLC, January 4, 2011: US07862318 (24 worldwide citation)

A tray (100) or container (478) which may be hermetically sealed having a flange (116), rim (124), handle (258), rib, bottom surface (500), sidewall (114), or other portion that is encapsulated by or formed from injection-molded material.