Steven Houghtaling: Air-gap hydrophone. Microsonics, James R Young, July 16, 1991: US05033032 (43 worldwide citation)

A hydrophone for the detection of sound or vibrational waves, comprising a piezo electric transducer within a Faraday cage such that it is in contact with and yet isolated from a deformable pressure transmitting medium that carries vibrations. The Faraday cage reduces noise interference. The deforma ...

Timothy A Murphy: Triacylglycerol based candle wax. Cargill, Foley & Lardner, January 7, 2003: US06503285 (43 worldwide citation)

Candles formed from triacylglycerol-based wax are provided. The wax generally has a melting point of about 130 to 145° F. (circa 54 to 63° C.). The wax includes a triacylglycerol component and a polyol partial ester component. Examples of suitable polyol partial esters include fatty acid monoesters ...

Walter R Fehr, Earl G Hammond: Soybeans having low linolenic acid and low palmitic acid contents. Iowa State University Research Foundation, Burns Doane Swecker & Mathis L, February 3, 1998: US05714670 (43 worldwide citation)

A novel soybean seed and plant designated AX7777-7-30 having ATCC Accession No. 97616 and its descendents are provided. Such soybean seed contains an endogenous linolenic acid (C18:3) content in the vegetable oil at a low level of less than about 3 percent by weight (preferably less than about 2.5 p ...

Ron Zeheb, Paula M Rodgers: High temperature evaporation inhibitor liquid. Ventana Medical Systems, Laura Terlizzi, Emily M Haliday, Skjerven Morrill MacPherson Franklin & Freil, September 3, 1996: US05552087 (42 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a liquid evaporation inhibitor which is suitable for use in high temperature applications; e.g., above 70.degree. C. The evaporation inhibitor liquid comprises a mixture of an alkane, a non-volatile oil, preferably a vegetable oil and a surfactant. The alkane is presen ...

Gil Angel, Moreno Jose, Jimenez Jesus: Fat mixture for infant and adult nutrition.. Ganadera Union Ind Agro, May 6, 1992: EP0484266-A2 (42 worldwide citation)

Fat mixture for infant and adult nutrition, basically comprising a mixture of phospholipids from the cerebrum of domestic animals, at least one vegetable oil, and/or at least an animal fat, and/or at least a fish oil, and/or medium chain triglycerides, in which the ratios between oleic/linoleic/alph ...

Hans G Franke, Donald R Bittner: Compositions for resilient biodegradable packaging material products. Free Flow Packaging Corporation, Flehr Hohbach Test Albritton & Herbert, April 30, 1996: US05512090 (42 worldwide citation)

A resilient, low density, biodegradable, packaging material which is formed by the extrusion through a twin-screw extruder of a base mixture of vegetable oil, polyvinyl alcohol, glycerine, a proteinaceous grain meal, glycerol monostearate, a non-modified starch and water.

Henning Buchold, Rudolf Boensch, Joerg Schroeppel: Process for enzymatically degumming vegetable oil. Metallgesellschaft Aktiengesellschaft, Rohm Chemische Fabrik, Herbert Dubno, September 24, 1996: US05558781 (42 worldwide citation)

A process is disclosed for enzymatically degumming vegetable oil where the vegetable oil to be degummed is adjusted to a pH from 3 to 6 and is mixed with an aqueous enzyme solution, which contains one of the enzymes phospholipase A1, A2 or B. In a degumming reactor the enzymes are permitted to act o ...

Volker Rosenberger, Andreas Klotz, Marcel Veeger, Beatrice Bruecher: Skin-compatible hand cleanser, especially a course hand cleanser. Stockhausen & Co KG, Oblon Spivak McClelland Maier & Neustadt P C, April 23, 2002: US06376438 (41 worldwide citation)

The invention relates to hydrous liquid paste or cream-like hand cleansing agents without organic solvents, especially a course hand cleanser with a rubbing agent. Said cleansing agents are characterized by a content of 10 to 30 wt. % of at least one vegetable oil from the group of triglycerides, sa ...

Hideki Fukuda, Hideo Noda: Process for producing fatty acid lower alcohol ester. Kansai Chemical Engineering, The Webb Law Firm P C, January 3, 2006: US06982155 (41 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a method for producing a fatty acid ester inexpensively and efficiently by reacting a lipase or an intact mircroorganism containing a lipase, an oil and fat, and a linear lower alcohol in a system containing little or no solvent in the presence of water. The intact mic ...

Timothy A Murphy, Melinda Kae Doucette, Nathaniel C House III, Michael L Richards: Triacylglycerol-based alternative to paraffin wax. Cargill, Foley & Lardner, November 11, 2003: US06645261 (41 worldwide citation)

A triacylglycerol-based wax, which can be used in candle making, is provided. The triacylglycerol-based material is predominantly includes a triacylglycerol stock which has a fatty acid profile has no more than about 25 wt. % fatty acids having less than 18 carbon atoms. In addition, the fatty acid ...