Patents by Inventor Holger Türk

Holger Türk 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: 20210309934
    Abstract: Described herein is a process for manufacturing ethoxylated polyethylene-imines. Also described herein are the ethoxylated polyethyleneimines and methods for using the ethoxylated polyethyleneimines.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 30, 2019
    Publication date: October 7, 2021
    Inventors: Holger Tuerk, Thomas Wesley Holcombe, Andrew David Green, Alyn James Parry, Julie Bennett, Robert John Carswell
  • Publication number: 20210238504
    Abstract: Described herein is a dishwashing detergent formulation, including (a) 1-15% by weight of the total composition of (a1) at least one of polyaspartic acid or modified polyaspartic acid or salts thereof, and (a2) at least one graft copolymer composed of wherein the weight ratio of (a1):(a2) is from 20:1 to 1:12; (b) 0-60% by weight of complexing agent; (c) 0.1-80% by weight of builders and/or cobuilders; (d) 0.1-20% by weight of nonionic surfactants; (e) 0-30% by weight of bleaches and bleach activators; (f) 0-10% by weight of enzymes and enzyme stabilizers; and (g) 0-50% by weight of additives.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 29, 2019
    Publication date: August 5, 2021
    Inventors: Juergen Detering, Holger Tuerk, Keith E Gutowski, Heike Weber, Gazi Tuerkoglu
  • Publication number: 20210230515
    Abstract: A solid, liquid, or gel formulation including: (A) alkali metal sulfite or alkali metal bisulfite, and (B) at least one graft copolymer formed from: at least one graft base selected from nonionic monosaccharides, disaccharides, oligosaccharides, and polysaccharides, and side chains obtainable by grafting of at least one ethylenically unsaturated mono- or dicarboxylic acid and at least one compound of the general formula (I), where the variables are each defined as follows: R1 is chosen from methyl and hydrogen, A1 is chosen from C2-C4-alkylene, R2 are the same or different and chosen from C1-C4-alkyl, X? is chosen from halide, mono-C1-C4-alkylsulfate and sulfate, where alkali metal (bi)sulfite (A) and graft copolymer (B) are present in a weight ratio in the range from 1:100 to 10:1.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 29, 2019
    Publication date: July 29, 2021
    Inventors: Frank-Peter Lang, Holger Tuerk
  • Patent number: 10844323
    Abstract: Described herein is a formulation including (A) citric acid or an alkali metal salt of citric acid, (B) at least one graft copolymer formed from (a) at least one graft base selected from nonionic monosaccharides, disaccharides, oligosaccharides and polysaccharides, and side chains, obtainable by grafting of (b) at least one ethylenically unsaturated mono- or dicarboxylic acid and (c) at least one compound of the general formula (I) where the variables are defined as follows: R1 is selected from methyl and hydrogen, A1 is selected from C2-C4-alkylene, R2 are the same or different and are selected from C1-C1-alkyl, X? is selected from halide, mono-C1-C4-alkylsulfate and sulfate, (C) a total of zero to 0.5% by weight of methylglycinediacetic acid (MGDA) and glutaminediacetic acid (GLDA) and alkali metal salts of MGDA and GLDA.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 18, 2017
    Date of Patent: November 24, 2020
    Assignee: BASF SE
    Inventors: Heike Weber, Holger Tuerk, Gazi Tuerkoglu
  • Patent number: 10844326
    Abstract: Described herein is a formulation including (A) at least one nonionic surfactant, (B) at least one graft copolymer formed from (a) at least one graft base selected from nonionic monosaccharides, disaccharides, oligosaccharides and polysaccharides, and side chains; and (C) a total of zero to 0.5% by weight of methylglycinediacetic acid (MGDA) and glutaminediacetic acid (GLDA) and alkali metal salts of MGDA and GLDA and a total of zero to 0.5% by weight of citric acid or an alkali metal salt of citric acid, where figures in % by weight are based in each case on a solids content of the formulation in question.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 8, 2017
    Date of Patent: November 24, 2020
    Assignee: BASF SE
    Inventors: Holger Tuerk, Heike Weber, Ditmar Kischkel, Juergen Franke
  • Patent number: 10772322
    Abstract: Polymer particles, comprising a) at least one sparingly soluble insecticide from the group consisting of fipronil, allethrin, alpha-cypermethrin, beta-cyfluthrin, bifenthrin, bioallethrin, 4-chloro-2-(2-chloro-2-methylpropyl)-5-[(6-iodo-3-pyridinyl)methoxy]-3(2H)-pyridazinone (CAS-RN: 120955-77-3), chlorantraniliprole, chlorfenapyr, cyantraniliprole, cyfluthrin, cyhalothrin, cypermethrin, deltamethrin, etofenprox, fenoxycarb, flufenoxuron, hydramethylnon, imidacloprid, indoxacarb, metaflumizone, permethrin, pyriproxifen, tebufenozide and tralomethrin and b) at least one water-insoluble polymer, are suitable for improving the soil mobility of the sparingly soluble insecticide(s).
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 7, 2010
    Date of Patent: September 15, 2020
    Assignee: BASF SE
    Inventors: Klaus Reinhard, Holger Türk, Peter Hahn, Tina Schröder-Grimonpont, Michael Ishaque, Marc Rudolf Jung
  • Patent number: 10669380
    Abstract: The present invention relates to amphiphilic star-like polyether. The core molecule is an aliphatic hyperbranched polyether polyol, which is further alkoxylated, first with ethylene oxide or combinations of ethylene oxide and C3-C20 alkylene oxide, preferably propylene oxide, and/or glycidol, and then with a C3-C20 alkylene oxide, preferably propylene oxide, or combination of ethylene oxide and propylene oxide, then optionally anionically modified. The resulting amphiphilic star-like polyether thus has an inner core based on an aliphatic hyperbranched polyether polyol, an inner shell predominantly containing polyethylene oxide units, the inner shell comprising at least 3 ethylene oxide units and an outer shell predominantly containing polypropylene oxide units, the outer shell comprising at least 3 propylene oxide units. They optionally contain anionic groups instead of hydroxyl groups on the periphery of the macromolecule.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 22, 2015
    Date of Patent: June 2, 2020
    Assignees: BASF SE, HENKEL AG & CO. KGAA
    Inventors: Holger Tuerk, Eva-Maria Reis-Walther, Sophie Maitro-Vogel, Anna Mueller-Cristadoro, Catherine Breffa, Alejandra Garcia Marcos, Benedikt Crone, Mareile Job, Birgit Gluesen, Iwona Spill
  • Publication number: 20190367842
    Abstract: Described herein is a formulation including (A) at least one nonionic surfactant, (B) at least one graft copolymer formed from (a) at least one graft base selected from nonionic monosaccharides, disaccharides, oligosaccharides and polysaccharides, and side chains; and (C) a total of zero to 0.5% by weight of methylglycinediacetic acid (MGDA) and glutaminediacetic acid (GLDA) and alkali metal salts of MGDA and GLDA and a total of zero to 0.5% by weight of citric acid or an alkali metal salt of citric acid, where figures in % by weight are based in each case on a solids content of the formulation in question.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 8, 2017
    Publication date: December 5, 2019
    Inventors: Holger Tuerk, Heike Weber, Ditmar Kischkel, Juergen Franke
  • Patent number: 10294444
    Abstract: In a formulation used as or for the production of dishwashing detergents, the formulation includes (A) at least one compound selected from aminocarboxylates, (B) at least one graft copolymer composed of (a) at least one graft base selected from monosaccharides, disaccharides, oligosaccharides and polysaccharides, and side chains obtainable by grafting on of (b) at least one ethylenically unsaturated mono- or dicarboxylic acid and (c) at least one ethylenically unsaturated N-containing monomer with a permanent cationic charge, and (C) at least one inorganic peroxide compound selected from sodium peroxodisulfate, sodium perborate and sodium percarbonate.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 12, 2015
    Date of Patent: May 21, 2019
    Assignee: BASF SE
    Inventors: Holger Türk, Heike Weber, Gazi Türkoglu, Alejandra Garcia Marcos
  • Publication number: 20190136152
    Abstract: Described herein is a formulation including (A) citric acid or an alkali metal salt of citric acid, (B) at least one graft copolymer formed from (a) at least one graft base selected from nonionic monosaccharides, disaccharides, oligosaccharides and polysaccharides, and side chains, obtainable by grafting of (b) at least one ethylenically unsaturated mono- or dicarboxylic acid and (c) at least one compound of the general formula (I) where the variables are defined as follows: R1 is selected from methyl and hydrogen, A1 is selected from C2-C4-alkylene, R2 are the same or different and are selected from C1-C1-alkyl, X? is selected from halide, mono-C1-C4-alkylsulfate and sulfate, (C) a total of zero to 0.5% by weight of methylglycinediacetic acid (MGDA) and glutaminediacetic acid (GLDA) and alkali metal salts of MGDA and GLDA.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 18, 2017
    Publication date: May 9, 2019
    Inventors: Heike Weber, Holger Tuerk, Gazi Tuerkoglu
  • Patent number: 10240110
    Abstract: The present invention relates to novel polyurethanes and to mixtures of such polyurethanes, to processes for their preparation, to their use for producing preparations comprising water and to preparations which comprise the polyurethanes. In particular, the invention relates to water-dispersible polyurethane with an essentially linear backbone composed of alternating hydrophilic and hydrophobic sections.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 6, 2009
    Date of Patent: March 26, 2019
    Assignee: BASF SE
    Inventors: Holger Türk, Volker Wendel
  • Patent number: 10174156
    Abstract: The invention provides a composition comprising an active ingredient with a maximum solubility in water at 20° C. of 10 g/l, and a hyperbranched polyester based on a hydrophobic dicarboxylic acid and a trifunctional alcohol. The invention further relates to the hyperbranched polyester mentioned, to a process for preparation thereof and to the use thereof for solubilizing an active ingredient with a maximum solubility in water at 20° C. of 10 g/l in aqueous solutions.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 15, 2010
    Date of Patent: January 8, 2019
    Assignee: BASF SE
    Inventors: Holger Türk, Monika Haberecht, Hiroe Yamada, Bernd Bruchmann, Daniel Schönfelder, Michael Ishaque, Ulrike Troppmann, Joachim Clauss, Chee Chin Liew
  • Patent number: 10077336
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a method for producing amphiphilic functionalized highly branched melamine-polyamine polymers by condensing melamine and optionally a melamine derivate having at least one different amine having at least two primary amino groups and optionally also with urea and/or at least one urea derivative and/or with at least one at least difunctional diisocyanate or polyisocyanate and/or at least one carbolic acid having at least two carboxyl groups or at least one derivative thereof, optionally quaternizing a portion of the amino groups of the polymer thereby obtained, reacting the polymer thus obtained with at least one compound capable of undergoing a condensation or addition reaction with amino groups, and optionally quaternizing at least part of the amino groups of the polymer obtained in the first step.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 15, 2010
    Date of Patent: September 18, 2018
    Assignee: BASF SE
    Inventors: Maxim Peretolchin, Marta Reinoso Garcia, Holger Tuerk, Daniel Schoenfelder, Sophia Ebert
  • Patent number: 10072235
    Abstract: A formulation including (A) at least one compound selected from methylglycine diacetate (MGDA) and glutamic acid diacetate (GLDA) and salts thereof, (B) at least one graft copolymer composed of (a) at least one graft base selected from nonionic monosaccharides, disaccharides, oligosaccharides and polysaccharides, and side chains obtainable by grafting on of (b) at least one ethylenically unsaturated mono- or dicarboxylic acid and (c) at least one compound of the general formula (I), where the variables are defined as follows: R1 is selected from methyl and hydrogen, A1 is selected from C2-C4-alkylene, R2 are identical or different and selected from C1-C4-alkyl, X? is selected from halide, mono-C1-C4-alkyl sulfate and sulfate.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 12, 2015
    Date of Patent: September 11, 2018
    Assignee: BASF SE
    Inventors: Holger Türk, Heike Weber, Gazi Türkoglu
  • Patent number: 9951165
    Abstract: Provided are: a copolymer for rheological or cosmetic compositions and, a composition thereof, and methods of making and using the same. Said copolymer comprises a) a first acrylic ester as monomer A, said monomer A being a branched acrylic ester; b) at least one further acrylic ester as monomer B, said monomer B being a linear acrylic ester; c) a cyclic N-vinyl amide as monomer C; d) at least one compound comprising a radically polymerizable ?.?-ethylenically un-saturated double bond and at least one cationic and/or cationogenic moiety said compound being monomer D; e) at least one monoethylenically unsaturated carboxylic acid as monomer E; with the monomer B in its polymerized form having a glass transition temperature of 24° C. or lower and making at most one third of the weight amount of monomer A.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 20, 2013
    Date of Patent: April 24, 2018
    Assignee: BASF SE
    Inventors: Son Nguyen-Kim, David Graham, Holger Türk
  • Patent number: 9938489
    Abstract: Process for cleaning dishware soiled with fatty residue, characterized in that said process is carried out at a temperature in the range of from 45 to 65° C. and using at least one formulation, comprising (A) in the range of from 1 to 50% by weight of at least one complexing agent, selected from the alkali metal salts of citric acid, aminocarboxylic acids and from sodium tripolyphosphate, (B) in the range of from 2 to 8% by weight of at least one non-ionic surfactant of general formula (I) R1—CH(OH)—CH2—O-(AO)x—R2 (I) (C) in the range of from 0.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 24, 2014
    Date of Patent: April 10, 2018
    Assignee: BASF SE
    Inventors: Holger Tuerk, Heike Weber, Juergen Detering, Gazi Tuerkoglu
  • Patent number: 9801372
    Abstract: What is described is use of a polymeric solubilizer for increasing the soil mobility of a sparingly soluble insecticide, said polymeric solubilizer having the property that the active insecticidal ingredient in a 1% by weight aqueous solution of the polymeric solubilizer at 25° C. and 1.01325 bar has a solubility at least forty times higher than under the same conditions in pure water, and wherein the active ingredient:solubilizer weight ratio is ?1.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 10, 2010
    Date of Patent: October 31, 2017
    Assignee: BASF SE
    Inventors: Michael Ishaque, Marc Rudolf Jung, Holger Tuerk, Tina Schroeder-Grimonpont, Klaus Reinhard, Gerhard Schnabel, Clark D. Klein, Thomas J. Holt, Martin P. Mascianica
  • Patent number: 9725554
    Abstract: The present invention provides a composition comprising an amphiphile and an active ingredient whose solubility in water at 20° C. is not more than 10 g/L, wherein the amphiphile comprises a dendritic polyurea which is joined to at least one linear or comb-type polymer, and the joining is effected via a difunctional linker, if the repeat units of the linear polymer are composed of polymerized alkylene oxide. The invention also relates to an amphiphile comprising a dendritic polyurea and a process for preparing the amphiphile.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 23, 2010
    Date of Patent: August 8, 2017
    Assignee: BASF SE
    Inventors: Holger Türk, Monika Haberecht, Hiroe Yamada, Bernd Bruchmann, Daniel Schönfelder, Michael Ishaque
  • Publication number: 20170218134
    Abstract: The present invention relates to amphiphilic star-like polyether. The core molecule is an aliphatic hyperbranched polyether polyol, which is further alkoxylated, first with ethylene oxide or combinations of ethylene oxide and C3-C20 alkylene oxide, preferably propylene oxide, and/or glycidol, and then with a C3-C20 alkylene oxide, preferably propylene oxide, or combination of ethylene oxide and propylene oxide, then optionally anionically modified. The resulting amphiphilic star-like polyether thus has an inner core based on an aliphatic hyperbranched polyether polyol, an inner shell predominantly containing polyethylene oxide units, the inner shell comprising at least 3 ethylene oxide units and an outer shell predominantly containing polypropylene oxide units, the outer shell comprising at least 3 propylene oxide units. They optionally contain anionic groups instead of hydroxyl groups on the periphery of the macromolecule.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 22, 2015
    Publication date: August 3, 2017
    Inventors: Holger Tuerk, Eva-Maria Reis-Walther, Sophie Maitro-Vogel, Anna Mueller-Cristadoro, Catherine Breffa, Alejandra Garcia Marcos, Benedikt Crone, Mareile Job, Birgit Gluesen, Iwona Spill
  • Publication number: 20170145352
    Abstract: In a formulation used as or for the production of dishwashing detergents, the formulation includes (A) at least one compound selected from aminocarboxylates, (B) at least one graft copolymer composed of (a) at least one graft base selected from monosaccharides, disaccharides, oligosaccharides and polysaccharides, and side chains obtainable by grafting on of (b) at least one ethylenically unsaturated mono- or dicarboxylic acid and (c) at least one ethylenically unsaturated N-containing monomer with a permanent cationic charge, and (C) at least one inorganic peroxide compound selected from sodium peroxodisulfate, sodium perborate and sodium percarbonate.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 12, 2015
    Publication date: May 25, 2017
    Inventors: Holger Türk, Heike Weber, Gazi Türkoglu, Alejandra Garcia Marcos