Patents by Inventor Erico PRAT

Erico PRAT 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).

  • Publication number: 20220142887
    Abstract: This invention relates to high-water oral care compositions comprising a basic amino acid or salt thereof, together with a precipitated calcium carbonate, glycerol, and to methods of using and of making these compositions.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 20, 2022
    Publication date: May 12, 2022
    Applicant: Colgate-Palmolive Company
    Inventors: Enzo UTIMA, Abraham CAZES, Erico PRAT
  • Patent number: 11260009
    Abstract: This invention relates to high-water oral care compositions comprising a basic amino acid or salt thereof, together with a precipitated calcium carbonate, glycerol, and to methods of using and of making these compositions.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 18, 2020
    Date of Patent: March 1, 2022
    Assignee: Colgate-Palmolive Company
    Inventors: Enzo Utima, Abraham Cazes, Erico Prat
  • Publication number: 20210275413
    Abstract: The present invention provides calcium carbonate-based oral care compositions, in particular toothpastes comprising a thickening system comprising 0.2-0.5 wt. % xanthan gum and 0.2-0.5 wt. % synthetic polyacrylic acid polymer, as well as methods of using these compositions.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 5, 2021
    Publication date: September 9, 2021
    Applicant: Colgate-Palmolive Company
    Inventors: Enzo UTIMA, Erico PRAT, Abraham CAZES, Paulo FOCASSIO, Murilo Nogueira NAKAJIMA
  • Patent number: 10918753
    Abstract: The present disclosure is directed to a method for reducing bacteria in a precipitated calcium carbonate (CaCO3) slurry, the method including: adding water to calcium oxide (CaO) to form Ca(OH)2; treating the Ca(OH)2 with CO2 gas to form a slurry including precipitated CaCO3; neutralizing the slurry; and exposing the slurry that was neutralized to ozone in an amount sufficient to reduce bacteria in the precipitated calcium carbonate slurry. Oral care compositions including the precipitated calcium carbonate of the disclosed process are also described.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 1, 2014
    Date of Patent: February 16, 2021
    Assignee: Colgate-Palmolive Company
    Inventors: Nilza Shimohirao, Mohamad Bazazan, Erico Prat
  • Publication number: 20200306158
    Abstract: This invention relates to high-water oral care compositions comprising a basic amino acid or salt thereof, together with a precipitated calcium carbonate, glycerol, and to methods of using and of making these compositions.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 18, 2020
    Publication date: October 1, 2020
    Applicant: Colgate-Palmolive Company
    Inventors: Enzo UTIMA, Abraham CAZES, Erico PRAT
  • Publication number: 20170274109
    Abstract: The present disclosure is directed to a method for reducing bacteria in a precipitated calcium carbonate (CaCO3) slurry, the method including: adding water to calcium oxide (CaO) to form Ca(OH)2; treating the Ca(OH)2 with CO2 gas to form a slurry including precipitated CaCO3; neutralizing the slurry; and exposing the slurry that was neutralized to ozone in an amount sufficient to reduce bacteria in the precipitated calcium carbonate slurry. Oral care compositions including the precipitated calcium carbonate of the disclosed process are also described.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 1, 2014
    Publication date: September 28, 2017
    Applicant: Colgate-Palmolive Company
    Inventors: Nilza Shimohirao, Mohamad BAZAZAN, Erico PRAT