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Endres Dan Darold, Blenke Timothy James, Vogt Robert Eugene, Zehner Georgia Lynn, Levine Steven Harry, Kielpikowski David Peter, Vukos John Philip, Bruemmer Mary Ann: Conformable absorbent article.. Kimberly Clark Co, June 26, 1991: EP0433951-A2 (120 worldwide citation)

A conformable absorbent article (10) has a topsheet (26) that is designed to substantially fully contact the body of the wearer to provide improved performance in managing and containing body wastes. Management and containment of body wastes are improved by several structural elements that can be ut ...


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Van Gompel Paul Theodore, Suprise Jody Dorothy, Schleinz Robert Joseph, Boland Leona Gertrude, Zehner Georgia Lynn: Kimberly Clark Co, June 21, 1989: EP0320991-A2 (56 worldwide citation)

A disposable pant-like garment (2) for absorbing human discharge is provided, and comprises an absorbent assembly comprising a liquid-impervious outer cover (90), a liquid-pervious liner (88), and an absorbent medium (92) therebetween. The absorbent assembly also has generally opposite side edges an ...


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Van Gompel Paul Theodore, Surprise Jody Dorothy, Schleinz Robert Joseph, Boland Leona Gertrude, Zehner Georgia Lynn: A garment for absorbing human discharge.. Kimberly Clark Co, May 18, 1994: EP0597331-A1 (44 worldwide citation)

A disposable pant-like garment (2) for absorbing human discharge is provided, and comprises an absorbent assembly comprising a liquid-impervious outer cover (90), a liquid-pervious liner (88), and an absorbent medium (92) therebetween. The absorbent assembly also has generally opposite side edges an ...


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Bruemmer Mary Anne, Rosch Paulette Mary, Vukos John Philip, Uitenbroek Duane Girard, Zehner Georgia Lynn: Absorbent article and method of making same.. Kimberly Clark Co, May 20, 1992: EP0486006-A2 (42 worldwide citation)

A diaper (10) or absorbent article comprising a topsheet (12), a backsheet (14), an absorbent (16) between the topsheet and backsheet, and an elevating device (26) for spacing the topsheet (12) above the absorbent (16) to form a pocket-like shape. The topsheet (12) can have a generally U-shaped open ...


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Roessler Thomas Harold, Van Gompel Paul Theodore, Huang Yung Hsiang, Zehner Georgia Lynn: Dynamic fitting diaper. Kimberly Clark Co, June 21, 1995: GB2284742-A (25 worldwide citation)

An article (20) having a front waistband portion (38), a rear waistband portion (40) and an intermediate portion (42) interconnecting the front and rear waistband portions comprises a backsheet layer (22) and a pair of side panels (90). Each of the panels extends laterally from opposed lateral ends ...


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Ruscher Edward Herman, Huang Yung Hsiang, Leak A Todd, Roslansky Apiromraj Srisopark, Van Gompel Paul Theodore, Zehner Georgia Lynn: Fastening tab. Kimberly Clark Co, October 15, 1997: EP0800379-A1 (24 worldwide citation)

A mechanical fastening tab (10) is formed from a substrate (12) adapted to be joined to a disposable absorbent product, and a first mechanical fastener component (16). The fastening tab has a Gurley stiffness value of less than about 1000 milligrams in an area of the fastening tab which includes the ...


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Van Gompel Paul Theodore, Zehner Georgia Lynn, Roessler Thomas Harold, Huang Yung Hsiang: Fastening tab. Kimberly Clark Co, February 4, 1998: GB2315402-A (14 worldwide citation)

A fastening tab (44) comprises a fastener substrate (48) having a construction-bond portion (50), a user-bond portion (52), a fastening surface and a user surface. The user-bond portion is substantially T-shaped and includes a leading region (47) and at least one trailing region (49) thereof, and th ...


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Roessler Thomas Harold, Van Gompel Paul Theodore, Huang Yung Hsiang, Zehner Georgia Lynn: Dynamic fitting diaper. Kimberly Clark Co, October 2, 1996: EP0734243-A1 (12 worldwide citation)

An article (20) having a front waistband portion (38), a rear waistband portion (40) and an intermediate portion (42) interconnecting the front and rear waistband portions comprises a backsheet layer (22) and a pair of side panels (90). Each of the panels extends laterally from opposed lateral ends ...


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Wilson John Carl, Rajala Gregory John, Boland Leona Gertrude, Zehner Georgia Lynn, Stevens Robert Alan, Siebers Bruce Michael, Odorzynski Thomas Walter: Absorbent garment.. Kimberly Clark Co, April 6, 1988: EP0262447-A2 (8 worldwide citation)

An anatomically form-fitting, generally self-adjusting disposable absorbent garment (10) comprises a breathable elastomeric outer cover (12) and an absorbent insert (32) substantially superposable on the outer cover (12) and including a liquid-permeable bodyside liner (34) and a liquid-impermeable b ...


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Ruscher Edward Herman, Huang Yung Hsiang, Leak A Todd, Roslansky Apiromraj Srisopark, Van Gompel Paul Theodore, Zehner Georgia Lynn: Flexible mechanical fastening tab. Kimberly Clark Co, July 3, 1996: GB2296423-A (8 worldwide citation)

A mechanical fastening tab (10) is formed from a substrate (12) adapted to be joined to a disposable absorbent product, and a first mechanical fastener component (16). The fastening tab has a Gurley stiffness value of less than about 1000 milligrams in an area of the fastening tab which includes the ...