Patents by Inventor Hans-Josef Laas

Hans-Josef Laas 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: 10472455
    Abstract: The invention relates to modified polyisocyanates, obtained by reacting at least one polyisocyanate (A) based on 1,5-diisocyanatopentane with at least one silane compound (B) which is reactive with respect to isocyanate groups. The invention also relates to a method for producing the modified polyisocyanates and to the use thereof as starting components in the production of polyurethane plastics, in particular as crosslinker components in polyurethane paints and coatings.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 10, 2016
    Date of Patent: November 12, 2019
    Assignee: Covestro Deutschland AG
    Inventors: Hans-Josef Laas, Christoph Eggert, Andreas Hecking, Nusret Yuva, Gesa Behnken
  • Patent number: 10465034
    Abstract: The invention relates to a crystallization stable polyester prepolymers for producing HDI- and PDI-based, solvent free two component (2K)-polyurethane- and/or polyurea coating agents.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 15, 2016
    Date of Patent: November 5, 2019
    Inventors: Dieter Mager, Hans-Josef Laas, Karl-Heinrich Wührer
  • Publication number: 20190330409
    Abstract: The invention relates to a process for producing polyisocyanates containing sulfonate groups, the products obtainable by said process and also to the use thereof as starting component for producing polyurethane plastics. The invention further relates to coating compositions comprising polyisocyanates containing sulfonate groups and also to the substrates coated with said coating compositions.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 23, 2019
    Publication date: October 31, 2019
    Inventor: Hans-Josef LAAS
  • Publication number: 20190330408
    Abstract: The invention relates to a process for producing polyisocyanates containing sulfonate groups, the products obtainable by said process and also to the use thereof as starting component for producing polyurethane plastics. The invention further relates to coating compositions comprising polyisocyanates containing sulfonate groups and also to the substrates coated with said coating compositions.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 23, 2019
    Publication date: October 31, 2019
    Inventor: Hans-Josef LAAS
  • Publication number: 20190292299
    Abstract: The present invention relates to aqueous, curable composition, comprising or consisting of A) at least one uretdione prepolymer, which comprises at least one uretdione group, and which is obtainable by reacting A1) at least one uretdione polyisocyanate having an isocyanate functionality of at least 2.0, whereby said uretdione polyisocyanate is obtained from at least one aliphatic polyisocyanate, with A2) at least one compound comprising at least one Zerewitinoff-active group, and A3) at least one reactant, which comprises at least one Zerewitinoff-active group and being different from A2 or which is H2O, preferably in the presence of at least one catalyst, to obtain the uretdione prepolymer, wherein the prepolymer has an acid number of at most 4 mg KOH/g, preferably determined according to DIN EN ISO 2114:2002-06 as 37 wt. % aqueous dispersion; and B) optionally at least one compound, which comprises at least one Zerewitinoff-active group; and C) at least one azolate-compound.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 23, 2018
    Publication date: September 26, 2019
    Inventors: Sebastian Dörr, Saskia Beuck, Hans-Josef Laas, Dorota Greszta-Franz, Nusret Yuva, Ralph-Georg Born, Alan Ekin
  • Publication number: 20190229326
    Abstract: The present invention relates to an anode for an electrochemical cell, said anode comprising a lithium metal or lithium metal alloy, and a polymer coating deposited on the lithium metal or lithium metal alloy, wherein the polymer coating is doped with lithium ions and comprises a polyisocyanurate material.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 5, 2017
    Publication date: July 25, 2019
    Inventors: Thomas KLIMMASCH, Jan WEIKARD, Hans-Josef LAAS, Jürgen KÖCHER, David AINSWORTH, Stephen ROWLANDS, Justyna Katarzyna KREIS, Stephen LAWES, Sebastien DESILANI
  • Publication number: 20190202963
    Abstract: The present invention relates to process for producing polyisocyanurate plastics, comprising the following steps: a) providing a polyisocyanate composition A) which comprises oligomeric polyisocyanates and is low in monomeric diisocyanates, “low in monomeric diisocyanates” meaning that the polyisocyanate composition A) has a content of monomeric diisocyanates of not more than 20% by weight, b) catalytically trimerizing the polyisocyanate composition A) using at least one tertiary organic phosphine catalyst B). The invention further relates to polyisocyanurate plastics obtainable by the process according to the invention, to coatings, films, semifinished products and mouldings comprising or consisting of the polyisocyanurate plastic according to the invention, and to the use of the polyisocyanurate plastics according to the invention for production of coatings, films, semifinished products and mouldings.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 29, 2017
    Publication date: July 4, 2019
    Inventors: Dieter Mager, Hans-Josef LAAS, Mathias MATNER, Dirk ACHTEN, Heiko HOCKE
  • Publication number: 20190202973
    Abstract: The invention relates to a method for producing polyurethanes containing silane groups, to products that can be obtained by means of said method, and to the use of said products for producing cross-linkable binders, in particular for coatings, sealant raw materials, or glue raw materials.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 8, 2017
    Publication date: July 4, 2019
    Inventor: Hans-Josef LAAS
  • Publication number: 20190144597
    Abstract: The invention relates to novel modified polyisocyanurate plastics, obtainable by means of catalytic trimerization of a composition (A), wherein the composition (A) contains oligomeric, modified polyisocyanates (B), which represent a reaction product from an oligomeric polyisocyanate (B1) and at least one functionalization reagent (B2) which is reactive to isocyanate groups, wherein the composition (A) comprises a content of monomeric diisocyanates of 20 wt % at maximum and wherein the at least one functionalization reagent (B2) which is reactive to isocyanate groups has at least one relative functional group which is reactive to isocyanate groups and which is not an isocyanate group. The invention further relates to the method by which the polyisocyanurate plastics according to the invention are obtainable, to the use of the polyisocyanurate plastics according to the invention for producing coatings, films, semi-finished products, composite materials and molded parts, and substrates coated by such a coating.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 25, 2016
    Publication date: May 16, 2019
    Inventors: Dirk ACHTEN, Mathias MATNER, Hans-Josef LAAS, Jan WEIKARD, Dieter MAGER, Florian GOLLING
  • Publication number: 20190144596
    Abstract: The present invention relates to novel modified polyisocyanurate plastics obtainable by catalytic trimerization of a composition A), wherein the composition A) comprises oligomeric modified polyisocyanates B) that are a reaction product of an oligomeric polyisocyanate B1) and at least one functionalizing reagent B2) reactive toward isocyanate groups, where the composition A) has a content of monomeric diisocyanates of not more than 20% by weight and where the at least one functionalizing reagent B2) reactive toward isocyanate groups has at least one functional group reactive toward isocyanate groups which is not an isocyanate group. The invention further relates to the process from which the polyisocyanurate plastics of the invention are obtainable, to the use of the polyisocyanurate plastics of the invention for production of coatings, films, semifinished products, composites and moldings, and to substrates coated with such a coating.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 25, 2016
    Publication date: May 16, 2019
    Inventors: Thomas KLIMMASCH, Jan WEIKARD, Mathias MATNER, Dirk ACHTEN, Hans-Josef LAAS, Heiko HOCKE, Dieter MAGER
  • Publication number: 20190144598
    Abstract: The invention relates to novel polyisocyanurate plastics containing siloxane groups, which are obtainable by a method comprising the following steps: al) providing a composition A), which contains i) oligomeric polyisocyanates B) and compounds containing silicon C) or ii) contains oligomeric silicon-modified polyisocyanates D); or iii) contains oligomeric silicon-modified polyisocyanates D) and oligomeric polyisocyanates B); or iv) contains oligomeric polyisocyanates B), compounds containing silicon C) and modified oligomeric polyisocyanates D); or v) contains compounds containing silicon C) and silicon-modified, oligomeric polyisocyanates D); a2) catalytic trimerization of the composition A); wherein the composition A) has a content of monomer diisocyanates of 20 wt % at maximum.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 25, 2016
    Publication date: May 16, 2019
    Inventors: Thomas KLIMMASCH, Jan WEIKARD, Hans-Josef LAAS, Jürgen KÖCHER
  • Patent number: 10221199
    Abstract: The invention relates to a method for producing compounds containing isocyanate and silane groups by reacting at least A) one monomeric diisocyanate containing aliphatically, cycloaliphatically, araliphatically and/or aromatically bonded isocyanate groups with B) a mercaptosilane, characterized in that component A) is reacted with component B) in an equivalent ratio of isocyanate groups to mercapto groups of at least 06:01 to at most 40:1. Furthermore, the invention relates to the products which can be obtained using the method according to the invention, and to a composition containing compounds that contain isocyanate and silane groups. Moreover, the invention relates to the use of the products which can be obtained using the method according to the invention and the composition according to the invention as starting components in the production of silane group-containing polyurethanes, cross-linkable binders, varnish, and raw materials for sealants or adhesives.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 4, 2017
    Date of Patent: March 5, 2019
    Assignee: Covestro Deutschland AG
    Inventor: Hans-Josef Laas
  • Patent number: 10179830
    Abstract: The invention relates to thioallophanates which contain silane groups and are of the general formula (I) in which R1, R2 and R3 are identical or different radicals and are each a saturated or unsaturated, linear or branched, aliphatic or cycloaliphatic radical or an optionally substituted aromatic or araliphatic radical having up to 18 carbon atoms, where said radical may optionally contain up to 3 heteroatoms from the group of oxygen, sulphur and nitrogen, X is a linear or branched organic radical having at least 2 carbon atoms, Y is a linear or branched, aliphatic or cycloaliphatic radical or an araliphatic or aromatic radical having up to 18 carbon atoms, and n is an integer from 1 to 20, to a process for preparation thereof, and to the use thereof as starting components in the production of polyurethane plastics.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 9, 2015
    Date of Patent: January 15, 2019
    Assignee: Covestro Deutschland AG
    Inventors: Hans-Josef Laas, Christoph Eggert, Dieter Mager
  • Publication number: 20180355091
    Abstract: The present invention relates to novel polyisocyanurate plastics which are obtainable by catalytic trimerization of a polyisocyanate composition A) which contains oligomeric polyisocyanates and is low in monomeric diisocyanates. “Low in monomeric diisocyanates” means that the polyisocyanate composition A) has a content of monomeric diisocyanates of at most 20% by weight. The invention further relates to the use of these polyisocyanurate plastics for production of coatings, films, semi-finished products and mouldings, and to a process for producing polyisocyanurate plastics comprising the following steps: (a) providing a polyisocyanate composition A) which contains oligomeric polyisocyanates and is low in monomeric diisocyanates, “low in monomeric diisocyanates” meaning that the polyisocyanate composition A) has a content of monomeric diisocyanates of at most 20% by weight; (b) catalytically trimerizing the polyisocyanate composition A).
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 18, 2018
    Publication date: December 13, 2018
    Inventors: Hans-Josef LAAS, Dieter MAGER, Mathias MATNER, Dirk ACHTEN, Heiko HOCKE
  • Publication number: 20180265736
    Abstract: The invention relates to aqueous two-component coating compositions based on preferably hydroxy-functional and/or amino-functional aqueous polymer dispersions and thioallophanates containing silane groups as crosslinking agents, to a method for producing them and to the use of these coating compositions for producing coatings.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 7, 2016
    Publication date: September 20, 2018
    Inventors: Hans-Josef LAAS, Robert REYER
  • Publication number: 20180244950
    Abstract: The invention relates to coating agents that contain thioallophanates, containing silane groups, as cross-linking agents and to the use of said coating agents to produce coatings, in particular clear coats for automobile painting.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 7, 2016
    Publication date: August 30, 2018
    Applicant: Covestro Deutschland AG
    Inventors: Hans-Josef LAAS, Tanja HEBESTEIT, Jan WEIKARD
  • Publication number: 20180162981
    Abstract: The invention relates to a process for producing polyisocyanurate plastics having a functionalized surface, comprising the following steps: a) providing a polyisocyanate composition A) containing monomeric and/or oligomeric polyisocyanates; b) catalytically trimerizing the polyisocyanate composition A) so as to obtain a bulk polyisocyanurate material as intermediate; c) surface functionalizing the intermediate by contacting at least one surface of the intermediate with at least one functionalizing reagent D); d) continuing the catalytic trimerization. The invention further relates to a polyisocyanurate plastic having a functionalized surface obtainable from the process of the invention.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 21, 2016
    Publication date: June 14, 2018
    Inventors: DIRK ACHTEN, Hans-Josef LAAS, Dieter MAGER, Mathias MATNER, Heilo HOCKE, Jörg TILLACK
  • Publication number: 20180155574
    Abstract: The invention relates to a polyisocyanate composition based on 1,5-diisocyanatopentane, to a method for the production thereof and to the use thereof for producing polyurethane plastics. The invention also relates to a coating agent containing the polyisocyanate composition and to the coating obtained from the coating agent.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 14, 2016
    Publication date: June 7, 2018
    Inventors: Hans-Josef Laas, Christoph Eggert, Nusret Yuva, Achim Meyer, Gesa Behnken, Andreas Hecking
  • Publication number: 20180142056
    Abstract: The invention relates to a process for producing solids made from polyisocyanurate plastics, comprising the following steps: (a) providing a polyisocyanate composition A) which contains oligomeric polyisocyanates and is low in monomeric polyisocyanates, where the isocyanurate structure content in the polyisocyanate composition A) is at least 50 mol %, based on the sum total of the oligomeric structures from the group consisting of uretdione, isocyanurate, allophanate, biuret, iminooxadiazinedione and oxadiazinetrione structure that are present in the polyisocyanate composition A); (b) catalytically trimerizing the polyisocyanate composition A), where (i) the catalytic trimerization is conducted at ambient temperatures of at least 80° C.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 21, 2016
    Publication date: May 24, 2018
    Inventors: Mathias MATNER, Dirk ACHTEN, Hans-Josef LAAS, Heiko HOCKE, Dieter MAGER
  • Publication number: 20180134835
    Abstract: The present invention relates to novel polyisocyanurate plastics which are obtainable by catalytic trimerization of a polyisocyanate composition A) which contains oligomeric polyisocyanates and is low in monomeric diisocyanates. “Low in monomeric diisocyanates” means that the polyisocyanate composition A) has a content of monomeric diisocyanates of at most 20% by weight. The invention further relates to the use of these polyisocyanurate plastics for production of coatings, films, semi-finished products and mouldings, and to a process for producing polyisocyanurate plastics comprising the following steps: (a) providing a polyisocyanate composition A) which contains oligomeric polyisocyanates and is low in monomeric diisocyanates, “low in monomeric diisocyanates” meaning that the polyisocyanate composition A) has a content of monomeric diisocyanates of at most 20% by weight; (b) catalytically trimerizing the polyisocyanate composition A).
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 21, 2016
    Publication date: May 17, 2018
    Inventors: HANS-JOSEF LAAS, Dieter MAGER, Mathias MATNER, Dirk ACHTEN, Heiko HOCKE