Patents by Inventor Hans-Joachim Haehnle

Hans-Joachim Haehnle 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: 10626558
    Abstract: A method of producing paper and board by using at least one water-soluble amphoteric polymer is provided. The water-soluble amphoteric polymer is obtained by copolymerizing a monomer mixture containing a) at least one N-vinylcarboxamide, b) at least one monoethylenically unsaturated monomer having at least one free acid group or at least one acid group in salt form, c) optionally at least one monoethylenically unsaturated monomer other than components (a) and (b), and d) optionally at least one compound having two or more ethylenically unsaturated double bonds, and then partly or wholly hydrolyzing the —CO—R1 groups of the polymer. The cationic monomer units and the anionic monomer units differ in their respective molar fractions, each based on the total number of moles of all monomer units, by not more than 10 mol % in absolute terms.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 4, 2016
    Date of Patent: April 21, 2020
    Assignee: SOLENIS TECHNOLOGIES, L.P.
    Inventors: Anton Esser, Hans-Joachim Haehnle
  • Patent number: 10479851
    Abstract: Disclosed herein is a process for producing polymers of an N-vinyl carboxamide, including the steps of flowing a reaction mixture containing an aqueous liquid containing at least one polymerization initiator, N-vinyl carboxamide monomer or a monomer mixture containing N-vinyl carboxamide into a reactor system, and polymerizing the monomer or monomer mixture to produce the polymer of a N-vinyl carboxamide. The polymers resulting therefrom may be hydrolyzed to provide polymers containing vinyl amine units. Also disclosed herein is an apparatus suitable for producing the polymers.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 19, 2016
    Date of Patent: November 19, 2019
    Assignee: BASE SE
    Inventors: Christiane Lange, Hugo Vale, Hans-Joachim Haehnle, Oliver Soetje
  • Publication number: 20180298183
    Abstract: An in-situ foam system and process comprises the components one or more inorganic fillers A) at from 50 to 98 wt %, one or more cationic or amphoteric polymers B) at from 1 to 48 wt %, one or more surfactants C) at from 0.5 to 48 wt %, one or more crosslinkers D) capable of reacting with said polymers B) at from 0.01 to 5 wt %, one or more cell regulators E), selected from silicones, siliconates and carbon, at from 0.5 to 10 wt %, one or more additives F) at from 0 to 20 wt %, wherein the weight percentages of said components A) to F) are based on the nonaqueous fractions and the sum total of A) to F) adds up to 100 wt %.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 6, 2016
    Publication date: October 18, 2018
    Inventors: Daniela LONGO-SCHEIDEL, Hans-Joachim HÄHNLE, Rebekka VON BENTEN, Frank REUTER
  • Publication number: 20180216294
    Abstract: A method of producing paper and board by using at least one water-soluble amphoteric polymer is provided. The water-soluble amphoteric polymer is obtained by copolymerizing a monomer mixture containing a) at least one N-vinylcarboxamide, b) at least one monoethylenically unsaturated monomer having at least one free acid group or at least one acid group in salt form, c) optionally at least one monoethylenically unsaturated monomer other than components (a) and (b), and d) optionally at least one compound having two or more ethylenically unsaturated double bonds, and then partly or wholly hydrolyzing the —CO—R1 groups of the polymer. The cationic monomer units and the anionic monomer units differ in their respective molar fractions, each based on the total number of moles of all monomer units, by not more than 10 mol % in absolute terms.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 4, 2016
    Publication date: August 2, 2018
    Applicant: BASF SE
    Inventors: Anton ESSER, Hans-Joachim HAEHNLE
  • Publication number: 20180208691
    Abstract: Disclosed herein is a process for producing polymers of an N-vinyl carboxamide, including the steps of flowing a reaction mixture containing an aqueous liquid containing at least one polymerisation initiator, N-vinyl carboxamide monomer or a monomer mixture containing N-vinyl carboxamide into a reactor system, and polymerising the monomer or monomer mixture to produce the polymer of a N-vinyl carboxamide. The polymers resulting therefrom may be hydrolysed to provide polymers containing vinyl amine units. Also disclosed herein is an apparatus suitable for producing the polymers.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 19, 2016
    Publication date: July 26, 2018
    Applicant: BASF SE
    Inventors: Christiane LANGE, Hugo VALE, Hans-Joachim HAEHNLE, Oliver SOETJE
  • Publication number: 20180155517
    Abstract: A system for producing an in-situ foam, which comprises the components from 50 to 98% by weight of one or more inorganic fillers A), from 1 to 48% by weight of one or more water-soluble, cationic polymers B), from 0.5 to 48% by weight of one or more surfactants C), from 0.01 to 5% by weight of one or more crosslinkers D) which are capable of reacting with the polymers B), from 0 to 20% by weight of one or more additives E), where the percentages by weight of the components A) to E) are based on the nonaqueous fraction and the sum of A) to E) is 100% by weight, process for producing an in-situ foam using the components of the system and foaming by means of a gas or a gas mixture and use for thermal insulation and filling of hollow spaces and hollow bodies.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 5, 2018
    Publication date: June 7, 2018
    Inventors: Kimberly SIMANCAS, Rebekka Von Benten, Hans-Joachim Hähnle, Klaus Hahn, Nikolaus Nestle, Tatiana Ulanova, Jens Assmann
  • Publication number: 20170362776
    Abstract: A process for producing paper or board, which process comprises ad-mixing (I) an aqueous composition of pH ?6 and (II) at least one water-soluble polymeric anionic compound to a paper stock having a pH in the range from 6 to 8 and then dewatering the paper stock by sheet formation and drying, wherein the aqueous composition comprises (a) polymers having primary amino groups and/or amidine groups to a combined content for these groups of ?1.5 meq/g of polymer, and (b) 0.01 to 50 mol % of 1,4-cyclohexanedione (b) based on the combined amount of primary amino groups and/or amidine groups of the polymers, and also to the paper or board thus obtained.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 4, 2015
    Publication date: December 21, 2017
    Applicant: BASF SE
    Inventors: Hans-Joachim HAEHNLE, Christoph HAMERS, Anton ESSER, Hubert MEIXNER, Matthew BUCHAN, Norbert SCHALL, Stefan SPANGE, Katja TROMMLER, Hendryk WUERFEL, Susan SEIFERT, Tina WALTHER
  • Patent number: 9765483
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a process for producing paper, card and board. The present invention is based on the discovery that controlling solids content during the process in a specified manner provide enhanced initial web strength of the paper prior to drying and allows for higher machine speeds in the paper production process as compared to known processes.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 19, 2015
    Date of Patent: September 19, 2017
    Assignee: BASF SE
    Inventors: Anton Esser, Hans-Joachim Haehnle
  • Publication number: 20170233950
    Abstract: The invention relates to an aqueous composition comprising (a) polymers having primary amino groups and/or amidine groups to a combined content for these groups of ?1.5 meq/g of polymer, and (b) 0.01 to 50 mol % of 1,4-cyclohexanedione (b) based on the combined amount of primary amino groups and amidine groups of the polymers, wherein the pH of the aqueous composition is ?6, and further to its use as strength enhancer and to a method of producing paper and board, employment of the aqueous composition and also the paper and board thus obtained.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 14, 2015
    Publication date: August 17, 2017
    Applicant: BASF SE
    Inventors: Hans-Joachim HAEHNLE, Christoph HAMERS, Anton ESSER, Stefan SPANGE, Katja TROMMLER, Hendryk WUERFEL, Susan SEIFERT, Tina WALTHER
  • Publication number: 20160348043
    Abstract: The present application relates to high efficiency particles and compositions, such as consumer products, comprising such high efficiency particles as well as processes for making and using such high efficiency particles and compositions comprising such high efficiency particles. Such high efficiency particles and compositions provide enhanced benefit agent delivery to a situs that is treated with such high efficiency particles and compositions.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 11, 2016
    Publication date: December 1, 2016
    Inventors: Johan SMETS, Pascale Claire Annick VANSTEENWINCKEL, Yonas GIZAW, Frank HULSKOTTER, Dieter BOECKH, Hans-Joachim HAEHNLE
  • Patent number: 9249240
    Abstract: Graft polymers whose grafting base is selected from the group consisting of polymers having vinylamine units, polyamines, polyamidoamines and polymers of ethylenically unsaturated acids and which comprise exclusively oligoalkylenimine side chains as side chains, process for the preparation of graft polymers having oligoalkylenimine side chains, at least one oligoalkylenimine which comprises a terminal aziridine group being grafted onto one of said grafting bases, and the use of the graft polymers thus obtainable as process chemicals in the production of paper, as antimicrobial coating materials, as builders in detergents and for the treatment of metal surfaces.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 16, 2008
    Date of Patent: February 2, 2016
    Assignee: BASF SE
    Inventors: Robert Feuerhake, Daniel Schoenfelder, Hans-Joachim Haehnle, Bernd Bruchmann, Paola Uribe Arocha, Bastiaan Bram Pieter Staal, Ralph Baumgaertner
  • Patent number: 9234098
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a process for producing a nanocomposite material from a) at least one inorganic or organometallic metal phase; and b) an organic polymer phase; comprising the polymerization of at least one monomer M which have at least one first polymerizable monomer unit A which has a metal or semimetal M, and at least one second polymerizable organic monomer unit B which is joined to the polymerizable unit A via a covalent chemical bond, under polymerization conditions under which both the polymerizable monomer unit A and the polymerizable unit B polymerize with breakage of the bond between A and B, the monomers M to be polymerized comprising a first monomer M1 and at least one second monomer M2 which differs at least in one of the monomer units A and B from the monomer M1 (embodiment 1), or the monomers to be polymerized comprising, as well as the at least one monomer M, at least one further monomer other than the monomers M, i.e.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 1, 2010
    Date of Patent: January 12, 2016
    Assignee: BASF SE
    Inventors: Hannah Maria König, Hans-Joachim Hähnle, Arno Lange, Samira Nozari, Gerhard Cox, Rainer Dyllick-Brenzinger, Stefan Spange, Tina Löschner
  • Publication number: 20150252164
    Abstract: A system for producing an in-situ foam, which comprises the components from 50 to 98% by weight of one or more inorganic fillers A), from 1 to 48% by weight of one or more water-soluble, cationic polymers B), from 0.5 to 48% by weight of one or more surfactants C), from 0.01 to 5% by weight of one or more crosslinkers D) which are capable of reacting with the polymers B), from 0 to 20% by weight of one or more additives E), where the percentages by weight of the components A) to E) are based on the nonaqueous fraction and the sum of A) to E) is 100% by weight, process for producing an in-situ foam using the components of the system and foaming by means of a gas or a gas mixture and use for thermal insulation and filling of hollow spaces and hollow bodies.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 13, 2013
    Publication date: September 10, 2015
    Inventors: Kimberly Simancas, Rebekka Von Benten, Hans-Joachim Hähnle, Klaus Hahn, Nikolaus Nestle, Tatiana Ulanova, Jens Assmann
  • Patent number: 9127093
    Abstract: Graft polymers whose grafting base is selected from the group consisting of polymers having vinylamine units, polyamines, polyamidoamines and polymers of ethylenically unsaturated acids and which comprise exclusively oligoalkylenimine side chains as side chains, process for the preparation of graft polymers having oligoalkylenimine side chains, at least one oligoalkylenimine which comprises a terminal aziridine group being grafted onto one of said grafting bases, and the use of the graft polymers thus obtainable as process chemicals in the production of paper, as antimicrobial coating materials, as builders in detergents and for the treatment of metal surfaces.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 1, 2014
    Date of Patent: September 8, 2015
    Assignee: BASF SE
    Inventors: Robert Feuerhake, Daniel Schoenfelder, Hans-Joachim Haehnle, Bernd Bruchmann, Paola Uribe Arocha, Bastiaan Bram Pieter Staal, Ralph Baumgaertner
  • Publication number: 20150191875
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a process for production of paper, card and board comprising draining a filler-containing paper stock comprising at least one water-soluble polymer with sheet formation in the wire section and then pressing the paper in the press section, wherein a paper stock having a fibrous concentration in the range from 20 to 40 g/l has the at least one water-soluble polymer added to it, then the paper stock is diluted to a fibrous concentration in the range from 5 to 15 g/l, the diluted paper stock is drained to form a sheet and the sheet is pressed in the press section to a solids content G(x) wt % or greater and G(x) computes according to G(x)=48+(x?15)·0.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 19, 2015
    Publication date: July 9, 2015
    Applicant: BASF SE
    Inventors: Anton ESSER, Hans-Joachim HAEHNLE
  • Patent number: 9051687
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a process for production of paper, card and board comprising draining a filler-containing paper stock comprising at least one water-soluble polymer with sheet formation in the wire section and then pressing the paper in the press section, wherein a paper stock having a fibrous concentration in the range from 20 to 40 g/l has the at least one water-soluble polymer added to it, then the paper stock is diluted to a fibrous concentration in the range from 5 to 15 g/l, the diluted paper stock is drained to form a sheet and the sheet is pressed in the press section to a solids content G(x) wt % or greater and G(x) computes according to G(x)=48+(x?15)·0.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 19, 2013
    Date of Patent: June 9, 2015
    Assignee: BASF SE
    Inventors: Anton Esser, Hans-Joachim Haehnle
  • Patent number: 8926797
    Abstract: Process for the production of paper, board and cardboard having high dry strength by addition of (a) at least one trivalent cation in the form of a salt, (b) at least one water-soluble cationic polymer and (c) at least one water-soluble amphoteric polymer to the paper stock, draining of the paper stock with sheet formation and subsequent drying of the paper products, the water-soluble cationic polymer (b) being selected from the group consisting of the (i) polymers comprising vinylamine units and (ii) polymers comprising ethylenimine units.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 7, 2010
    Date of Patent: January 6, 2015
    Assignee: BASF SE
    Inventors: Christian Jehn-Rendu, Ellen Krueger, Hans-Joachim Haehnle, Martin Ruebenacker, Norbert Schall, Thomas Muehlenbernd
  • Publication number: 20140316072
    Abstract: Graft polymers whose grafting base is selected from the group consisting of polymers having vinylamine units, polyamines, polyamidoamines and polymers of ethylenically unsaturated acids and which comprise exclusively oligoalkylenimine side chains as side chains, process for the preparation of graft polymers having oligoalkylenimine side chains, at least one oligoalkylenimine which comprises a terminal aziridine group being grafted onto one of said grafting bases, and the use of the graft polymers thus obtainable as process chemicals in the production of paper, as antimicrobial coating materials, as builders in detergents and for the treatment of metal surfaces.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 1, 2014
    Publication date: October 23, 2014
    Applicant: BASF SE
    Inventors: Robert FEUERHAKE, Daniel SCHOENFELDER, Hans-Joachim HAEHNLE, Bernd BRUCHMANN, Paola URIBE AROCHA, Bastiaan Bram Pieter STAAL, Ralph BAUMGAERTNER
  • Publication number: 20140249069
    Abstract: The present application relates to high efficiency particles and compositions, such as consumer products, comprising such high efficiency particles as well as processes for making and using such high efficiency particles and compositions comprising such high efficiency particles. Such high efficiency particles and compositions provide enhanced benefit agent delivery to a situs that is treated with such high efficiency particles and compositions.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 13, 2014
    Publication date: September 4, 2014
    Applicant: The Procter & Gamble Company
    Inventors: Johan SMETS, Pascale Claire Annick VANSTEENWINCKEL, Yonas GIZAW, Frank HULSKOTTER, Dieter BOECKH, Hans-Joachim HAEHNLE
  • Patent number: 8796343
    Abstract: Use in hygiene articles of articles formed of water-absorbent, predominantly open-celled crosslinked acid-functional addition polymer foams Abstract The use of articles formed of water-absorbent open-celled crosslinked acid-functional addition polymer foams and containing finely divided silicon dioxide and/or at least one surfactant on their surface as an acquisition and/or distribution layer in hygiene articles.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 29, 2008
    Date of Patent: August 5, 2014
    Assignee: BASF SE
    Inventors: Samantha Champ, Hans-Joachim Hähnle, Mariola Wanior