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Gregory Ashton: Disposable pull-on pant. The Procter & Gamble Company, David M Weirich, Steven W Miller, Ken K Patel, September 19, 2000: US06120487 (381 worldwide citation)

Pull-on garments provided with breathability in the side panels, the back waistband panel, and preferably the leg flap panels. The moisture vapor transmission rate of the side panels in conjunction with the overall vapor transmission rate of the rest of the absorbent article assists to reduce the in ...


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Patrick J Allen, Mary E Freeland: Disposable absorbent article having elastically extensible topsheet. The Procter & Gamble Company, Larry L Huston, Steven W Miller, Richard C Witte, August 6, 1991: US05037416 (380 worldwide citation)

A disposable absorbent article, such as a diaper, is disclosed. The topsheet of the diaper is elastically extensible and provides a relatively low contact pressure against the skin of the wearer at relatively high elongations. This arrangement provides a diaper topsheet which can be elongated to con ...


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Dennis O Hirotsu, Anthony J Robertson: Absorbent article. The Procter & Gamble Company, John M Pollaro, Fredrick H Braun, Richard C Witte, May 5, 1987: US04662875 (362 worldwide citation)

An absorbent article, such as a disposable diaper or an incontinent brief having indicia means provided for aiding an individual fitting the article to a wearer to obtain optimal waist fit and leg opening fit. Indicia means are provided in an area at least coextensive with a part of an area to which ...


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Mark James Kline, Miguel Alvaro Robles, Thomas Henrich: Elastomeric side panel for use with convertible absorbent articles. The Procter & Gamble Company, Michael S Kolodesh, David M Weirich, Jacobus C Rasser, September 28, 1999: US05957908 (360 worldwide citation)

Absorbent articles such as disposable diapers, incontinent briefs, diaper holders, training pants and the like, having elastomeric ear panels and a fastening system that provides the user with different options as to how the absorbent article may be fitted to and removed from the wearer. The absorbe ...


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Donald C Roe: Disposable absorbent article having a lotioned topsheet containing an emollient and a polyol polyester immobilizing agent. The Procter & Gamble Company, Bart S Hersko, E Kelly Linman, Jacobus C Rasser, March 4, 1997: US05607760 (359 worldwide citation)

A diaper containing a liquid pervious topsheet coated with a lotion composition is disclosed. The lotion composition reduces the adherence of BM to the skin of the wearer, thereby improving the ease of BM clean up, and improves skin softness. The lotion composition comprises a solid polyol polyester ...


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Michael G Nease, Richard T Moran, Carl L Bergman: Zero scrap method for manufacturing side panels for absorbent articles. The Procter & Gamble Company, David M Weirich, Steven W Miller, Jacobus C Rasser, December 3, 1996: US05580411 (359 worldwide citation)

A zero scrap method for manufacturing side panels for use with absorbent articles including the following steps. First, a web of material having predetermined portions is provided in a machine direction. The predetermined portions are then activated to provide stretch in the side panels. The web is ...


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Robert Griffiths Brandon, Louis Maurice Chapdelaine, Leonard Michael Kaczmarzyk, Scott Lee Kastman, Marci Elizabeth Kuske, Thomas Michael Lager, Stephen Lawrence Miller, Robert Lee Popp, Richard Thomas Wehrle, Devertt DeWayne Woolwine: Disposable absorbent article having a registered graphic and process for making. Kimberly-Clark Worldwide, Douglas L Miller, June 16, 1998: US05766389 (352 worldwide citation)

A process for controllably registering two continuously moving layers of material is provided. One of the layers of material has a plurality of reference marks representing a plurality of separate and distinct components, and the other of the continuously moving layers has a respective plurality of ...


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William D Hanson, Lynn C Brud, Shannon K Byerly, Clifford J Ellis, Rob D Everett, Barbara A Gossen, Violet M Grube, David G Iwanski, David K LeMahieu, Jian Qin, Robert A Stevens, Tom K Wentzel, Sandra M Yarbrough, David L Zenker, MaryAnn Zunker: Thin absorbent article having rapid uptake of liquid. Kimberly Clark Corporation, Paul Yee, April 23, 1996: US05509915 (317 worldwide citation)

Generally stated, the present invention provides a distinctive absorbent article comprising a backsheet layer, and a topsheet layer which is disposed in facing relation with the backsheet layer. An absorbent body is interposed between the backsheet layer and topsheet layer. The absorbent body includ ...


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M Elaine Freeland: Absorbent article with elastic liner for waste material isolation. The Procter & Gamble Company, Larry L Huston, John M Pollaro, Fredrick H Braun, February 5, 1991: US04990147 (317 worldwide citation)

A disposable absorbent article, such as a diaper, having a liquid impervious backsheet, a urine pervious liner, and absorbent core intermediate the backsheet and liner is disclosed. The liner has a passageway to allow communication of solid waste materials to the core, thereby isolating such waste f ...


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Mohammed I Aziz, Ted L Blaney: Disposable absorbent article having elasticized flaps provided with leakage resistant portions. The Proctor & Gamble Company, Steven W Miller, John M Pollaro, Fredrick H Braun, February 28, 1989: US04808178 (301 worldwide citation)

An article of manufacture is disclosed for absorbing liquids, particularly body fluids such as urine. An absorbent core is encased in an outer covering layer to which flaps are connected along the longitudinal sides. The flaps are elasticized and have a leakage resistant portion which is non-wicking ...