Patents Assigned to Avery Dennison Corporation
  • Patent number: 12037523
    Abstract: Provided herein is a pressure sensitive adhesive (PSA) comprising a polycrylate base polymer, a crosslinker and a fluorescer. The crosslinker does not comprise a metal acetylacetonate, a metal alkoxide, or an alkoxy-metal acetylacetonate, and the fluorescer comprises less than 0.1 wt. % metal oxide based on the solid weight of the adhesive. The adhesive is resistant to yellowing under adverse conditions such as high temperature treatment and/or exposure to UV.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 8, 2018
    Date of Patent: July 16, 2024
    Assignee: Avery Dennison Corporation
    Inventors: Yurun Yang, Biao Shen
  • Patent number: 12036335
    Abstract: Methods for forming and incorporating microparticles containing one or more active agents into adhesives are described. The methods involve spray drying a liquid of the one or more active agents and obtaining the active agent in a particulate form. The dry powder is then blended or otherwise incorporated with the adhesive of interest. Also described are various medical products utilizing the adhesive and one or more active agents in microparticle form, and related methods of use.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 6, 2023
    Date of Patent: July 16, 2024
    Assignee: Avery Dennison Corporation
    Inventors: Anne Marie Wibaux, Peter Johnson
  • Patent number: 11926755
    Abstract: Coated substrates comprising a topcoat are disclosed. The coated substrate may be substantially free of PVC while having performance comparable to a coated substrate comprising PVC. The topcoat may comprise a base polymer comprising a polyvinylpyrrolidone copolymer, such as polyvinylpyrrolidone/vinyl acetate. The base polymer may also comprise a cationic acrylic resin. The topcoat may also comprise a pigment system and optionally, a crosslinking system.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 13, 2019
    Date of Patent: March 12, 2024
    Assignee: Avery Dennison Corporation
    Inventor: Dhananjay Patil
  • Patent number: 11919672
    Abstract: An apparatus can comprise a first hollow needle and a first ejector pin with a first portion of an outer peripheral surface comprising a stepped recess from the second portion of the outer peripheral surface. In some embodiments, the apparatus may further comprise a second hollow needle. In some embodiments, a first end portion of the cap can be configured for mounting to a nose of the apparatus. The cap can comprise the aperture that may be sized for insertion of the tip of the first hollow needle through the aperture when the cap is removed from the nose. In some embodiments, a nose of the apparatus can comprise a first support surface facing an outer direction and a second support surface facing the outer direction and protruding from the first support surface in the outer direction.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 8, 2020
    Date of Patent: March 5, 2024
    Assignee: Avery Dennison Corporation
    Inventors: Robert C. Uschold, Soniya Soniya
  • Patent number: 11885456
    Abstract: A multilayer tape assembly is described which can be used with insulation jacketing and particularly for self-sealing lap (SSL) applications. The tape assembly includes two adhesive layers with associated carrier and release layers in conjunction with a differential release system. Various methods of use are also described, including a method of insulating an object.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 9, 2021
    Date of Patent: January 30, 2024
    Assignee: Avery Dennison Corporation
    Inventor: David J. Shuey
  • Patent number: 11872829
    Abstract: A protective film that can be included in multi-layer film laminates for use in marketing, advertising campaigns, particularly outdoor or other environment impacted promotions and safety applications. The film includes at least two different polyurethane polymers and is free or substantially free of polyvinyl chloride based polymer. One polyurethane has an ultimate elongation less than 200%, and another polyurethane has an ultimate elongation more than 400%. The film may be transparent, translucent, clear or have other desirable optical properties.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 16, 2022
    Date of Patent: January 16, 2024
    Assignee: Avery Dennison Corporation
    Inventors: Jason Schaner, Michael Ramsay, Steven Reekmans, Xiang Liu
  • Patent number: 11852275
    Abstract: A multilayer tape assembly is described which can be used with insulation jacketing and particularly for self-sealing lap (SSL) applications. The tape assembly includes two adhesive layers with associated carrier and release layers in conjunction with a differential release system. Various methods of use are also described, including a method of forming a securable insulation jacket.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 9, 2021
    Date of Patent: December 26, 2023
    Assignee: Avery Dennison Corporation
    Inventor: David J. Shuey
  • Patent number: 11798438
    Abstract: An adhesive article includes a polymeric layer, a haptic layer disposed adjacent a first major surface of the polymeric layer, and an adhesive layer disposed adjacent a second major surface of the polymeric layer. The haptic layer includes a predetermined amount of at least one release agent. A method of forming the adhesive article includes providing the polymeric layer, disposing the haptic layer over and directly on the polymeric layer, and disposing the adhesive layer over and directly on the polymeric layer opposite the haptic layer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 19, 2022
    Date of Patent: October 24, 2023
    Assignee: Avery Dennison Corporation
    Inventors: Dennis M. Liebman, Dean T. Dupont
  • Patent number: 11787214
    Abstract: Microporous structures in face films are described for improving printability of the films. Also described are laminates and pressure sensitive adhesive laminates including the microporous structured face films. Various related methods are additionally described.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 28, 2018
    Date of Patent: October 17, 2023
    Assignee: Avery Dennison Corporation
    Inventors: David Bland, Wen-Li Chen, Michael Ramsay, Shanshan Wang
  • Patent number: 11763127
    Abstract: Identification labels and their incorporation in rubber-based articles are described. The labels include RFID components and can be incorporated in tires. The labels can withstand the relatively harsh conditions associated with vulcanization.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 5, 2022
    Date of Patent: September 19, 2023
    Assignee: Avery Dennison Corporation
    Inventors: Pavel Janko, Denis Markov
  • Patent number: 11735070
    Abstract: According to an embodiment of the present disclosure, a method of labeling a plurality of products includes coating a pressure sensitive adhesive to a roll of face stock, the roll of face stock configured to be converted to a plurality of individual labels aligned in a single lane; singulating an individual label from the roll of face stock; and applying the individual label to a product of the plurality of products, wherein the coating, singulating and applying are conducted sequentially in a single continuous operation with a single continuous web of material.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 2, 2020
    Date of Patent: August 22, 2023
    Assignee: Avery Dennison Corporation
    Inventors: Prakash Mallya, David Nicholas Edwards
  • Patent number: 11717593
    Abstract: Various adhesive compositions are described which may optionally comprise one or more active agents such as pharmaceutical agents. The incorporation of one or more absorbents in combination with one or more crystallization inhibitors improves adhesive characteristics of the compositions. Also described are related methods of improving adhesive characteristics of adhesive compositions with the use of a combination of absorbent and inhibitor. Also described are related methods of using the compositions and articles incorporating such compositions.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 13, 2014
    Date of Patent: August 8, 2023
    Assignee: Avery Dennison Corporation
    Inventor: Neal Carty
  • Patent number: 11713406
    Abstract: Vibration damping viscoelastic damping material laminates are described. The tapes generally include at least two viscoelastic damping material layers and at least one substrate. The tapes may optionally include one or more release liners. Also described are constrained layer systems formed by adhering the tape to a first substrate and/or second substrate undergoing vibration.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 20, 2017
    Date of Patent: August 1, 2023
    Assignee: Avery Dennison Corporation
    Inventors: Henry W. Milliman, Joseph L. Meckler, Mahesh Ganesan, Luke N. Johnson
  • Patent number: 11707549
    Abstract: Methods for forming and incorporating microparticles containing one or more active agents into adhesives are described. The methods involve spray drying a liquid of the one or more active agents and obtaining the active agent in a particulate form. The dry powder is then blended or otherwise incorporated with the adhesive of interest. Also described are various medical products utilizing the adhesive and one or more active agents in microparticle form, and related methods of use.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 20, 2021
    Date of Patent: July 25, 2023
    Assignee: Avery Dennison Corporation
    Inventors: Anne Marie Wibaux, Peter Johnson
  • Patent number: 11701863
    Abstract: Provided herein are multilayer damping laminates comprising at least one constraining layer and at least one discontinuous damping layer. At least one discontinuous damping layer comprises one or more damping material regions and one or more gap regions, wherein the percent coverage of at least one discontinuous damping layer by one or more damping material regions is less than 99%. Also provided are systems and methods using the multilayer damping laminates.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 15, 2019
    Date of Patent: July 18, 2023
    Assignee: Avery Dennison Corporation
    Inventors: Henry W. Milliman, Mahesh Ganesan
  • Patent number: 11685841
    Abstract: Cure in place pressure sensitive adhesive compositions are described that comprise one or more of a bodying component, a structural diluent, a radical diluent as well as additives such as crosslinkers, external catalysts, photoinitiators and stabilizers/process aids. The bodying component can be acrylic or non-acrylic.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 29, 2021
    Date of Patent: June 27, 2023
    Assignee: Avery Dennison Corporation
    Inventors: Michael Zajaczkowski, Michael T. Waterman, Kyle R. Heimbach, Eric L. Bartholomew, Brandon S. Miller
  • Patent number: 11684020
    Abstract: A fastener device adapted for attaching at least one tag (or other identifier) to an object. The fastener device comprises a T-bar component, a paddle component, and a filament component flexibly attached to both the T-bar component on one end and the paddle component on the other end. In some embodiments, the fastener device is deployable via a fastener dispensing device comprising a needle designed to puncture a hole in at least one tag and the object while also inserting the T-bar component through the hole. Once inserted, the paddle component exerts a cantilever spring force against at least one tag holding the tag(s) securely against the object.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 16, 2021
    Date of Patent: June 27, 2023
    Assignee: Avery Dennison Corporation
    Inventors: David L. Schuttler, Charles J. Burout, III
  • Patent number: 11661533
    Abstract: Pressure sensitive adhesives that include hyperbranched silsesquioxane-core polymers are described. Also described are various methods for producing the noted polymers and pressure sensitive adhesives. In addition, a variety of articles including tapes utilizing the pressure sensitive adhesives are described.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 24, 2018
    Date of Patent: May 30, 2023
    Assignee: Avery Dennison Corporation
    Inventor: Ranjit Malik
  • Patent number: D1002354
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 15, 2021
    Date of Patent: October 24, 2023
    Assignee: Avery Dennison Corporation
    Inventor: Robert Charles Uschold
  • Patent number: D1003153
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 11, 2021
    Date of Patent: October 31, 2023
    Assignee: Avery Dennison Corporation
    Inventor: Robert Charles Uschold