Patents by Inventor Bernhard Kueter

Bernhard Kueter has filed for patents to protect the following inventions. This listing includes patent applications that are pending as well as patents that have already been granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

  • Patent number: 4325829
    Abstract: A particulate detergent composition for fabric conditioning includes, in addition to a detergency active material, from 10-40% of a mixture of tripolyphosphate and orthophosphate in the ratio of 20:1 to 3:1 together with 2-25% of a mixture of soap and an anionic polyelectrolyte in the ratio of 10:1 to 1:1. Any pyrophosphate present must be kept below 5%. The soap and polyelectrolyte result in reduced deposition of inorganic materials onto the fabrics. The preferred polyelectrolyte is sodium polyacrylate with a molecular weight of about 27,000. The composition may also include conventional additional ingredients.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 10, 1980
    Date of Patent: April 20, 1982
    Assignee: Lever Brothers Company
    Inventors: Peter M. Duggleby, Bernhard Kueter, Ronald M. Morris, Horst Poeselt, Hermann Rabitsch, Reginald V. Scowen