Patents by Inventor Johan Smets

Johan Smets 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: 8835373
    Abstract: Fluid fabric enhancer compositions comprising external structurants and processes for making and using same are provided. Such fluid fabric enhancer compositions can have a rich impression, stabilize/suspend performance ingredients such as perfume microcapsules, be easily poured/dosed and minimizes residue build up in laundry machine dispensers. In addition, such compositions have tunable rheologies.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 13, 2012
    Date of Patent: September 16, 2014
    Assignee: The Procter & Gamble Company
    Inventors: Juan Felipe Miravet Celades, Beatriu Escuder Gil, Vincent Josep Nebot-Carda, Johan Smets, Pieter Jan Maria Saveyn, Susana Fernandez Prieto
  • Publication number: 20140249066
    Abstract: The present disclosure relates to benefit agent delivery particles containing at least one benefit agent and at least one cellulosic polymer. The disclosure further relates to compositions containing benefit agent delivery particles and processes for making and using such compositions. The disclosure further relates to methods of imparting a benefit delivery capability to a cleaning composition.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 9, 2014
    Publication date: September 4, 2014
    Applicant: The Procter & Gamble Company
    Inventors: Michelle MEEK, Philip Frank SOUTER, Susana FERNANDEZ PRIETO, Johan SMETS, Mohan Gopalkrishna KULKARNI, Parshuram Gajanan SHUKLA, Aruna Narayan BOTE, Arun Savalaram JADHAV
  • 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: 8822402
    Abstract: The present application relates to encapsulated, solid, water soluble benefit agents and products comprising such encapsulates, as well as processes for making and using such encapsulates and products comprising such encapsulates. In one aspect, the present application relates to a melamine formaldehyde and/or urea formaldehyde encapsulation process that offers as solution to the dissolution of solid, water soluble benefit agents during the process's emulsification step.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 16, 2013
    Date of Patent: September 2, 2014
    Assignee: The Procter & Gamble Company
    Inventors: Johan Smets, Susana Fernandez Prieto, Sandra Jacqueline Guinebretiere
  • Publication number: 20140235525
    Abstract: A liquid composition having a microcapsule, the microcapsule having an aldehyde-containing resin, and one or more formaldehyde scavenger which reacts with formaldehyde to achieve more than about 60% reaction completeness in about 15 minutes time at pH 8 and at about 21° C. A liquid composition having a microcapsule, the microcapsule having an aldehyde-containing resin, one or more sulfur-based formaldehyde scavenger and optionally a non-sulfur-based formaldehyde scavenger.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 10, 2014
    Publication date: August 21, 2014
    Applicant: The Procter & Gamble Company
    Inventors: Karl Ghislain BRAECKMAN, Karel Jozef Maria DEPOOT, Tim Roger Michel VAN PACHTENBEKE, Johan SMETS
  • Publication number: 20140227328
    Abstract: The present application relates to encapsulated benefit agents, compositions comprising such encapsulated benefit agents and processes for making and using compositions comprising such encapsulated benefit agents. Such encapsulated benefit agents eliminate or minimize one or more of the drawbacks of current encapsulated benefit agents and thus provide formulators with additional perfume delivery opportunities.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 3, 2013
    Publication date: August 14, 2014
    Applicant: The Procter & Gamble Company
    Inventors: Jiten Odhavji DIHORA, Johan SMETS, Todd Arlin SCHWANTES
  • Publication number: 20140179591
    Abstract: The structuring ability of fluid compositions comprising an amido-gellant or HEUR polymeric structurant can be improved with the addition of a cosmotrope.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 16, 2013
    Publication date: June 26, 2014
    Applicant: THE PROCTER & GAMBLE COMPANY
    Inventors: Susana FERNANDEZ PRIETO, Johan SMETS, Vincent Josep NEBOT CARDA, Beatriu ESCUDER GIL, Juan Felipe MIRAVET CELADES
  • Patent number: 8759275
    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: Grant
    Filed: November 4, 2010
    Date of Patent: June 24, 2014
    Assignee: The Proctor & Gamble Company
    Inventors: Johan Smets, Pascale Claire Annick Vansteenwinckel, Yonas Gizaw, Frank Hulskotter, Dieter Boeckh, Hans-Joachim Haehnle
  • Publication number: 20140161741
    Abstract: The present application relates to perfume raw materials, perfume delivery systems and consumer products comprising such perfume raw materials and/or such perfume delivery systems, as well as processes for making and using such perfume raw materials, perfume delivery systems and consumer products. Such perfume raw materials and compositions, including the delivery systems, disclosed herein expand the perfume communities' options as such perfume raw materials can provide variations on character and such compositions can provide desired odor profiles.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 4, 2013
    Publication date: June 12, 2014
    Applicant: The Procter & Gamble Company
    Inventors: Hugo Robert Germain DENUTTE, An PINTENS, Johan SMETS, Freek Annie Camiel VRIELYNCK, Koen VAN AKEN
  • Publication number: 20140161740
    Abstract: The present application relates to perfume raw materials, perfume delivery systems and consumer products comprising such perfume raw materials and/or such perfume delivery systems, as well as processes for making and using such perfume raw materials, perfume delivery systems and consumer products. Such perfume raw materials and compositions, including the delivery systems, disclosed herein expand the perfume communities' options as such perfume raw materials can provide variations on character and such compositions can provide desired odor profiles.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 4, 2013
    Publication date: June 12, 2014
    Applicant: The Procter & Gamble Company
    Inventors: Hugo Robert Germain DENUTTE, An PINTENS, Johan SMETS, Freek Annie Camiel VRIELYNCK, Koen VAN AKEN
  • Publication number: 20140107009
    Abstract: The present application relates to encapsulated, solid, water soluble benefit agents and products comprising such encapsulates, as well as processes for making and using such encapsulates and products comprising such encapsulates. In one aspect, the present application relates to a melamine formaldehyde and/or urea formaldehyde encapsulation process that offers as solution to the dissolution of solid, water soluble benefit agents during the process's emulsification step.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 16, 2013
    Publication date: April 17, 2014
    Applicant: The Procter & Gamble Company
    Inventors: Johan SMETS, Susana FERNANDEZ PRIETO, Sandra Jacqueline GUINEBRETIERE
  • Patent number: 8664174
    Abstract: A liquid composition having a microcapsule, the microcapsule having an aldehyde-containing resin, and one or more formaldehyde scavenger which reacts with formaldehyde to achieve more than about 60% reaction completeness in about 15 minutes time at pH 8 and at about 21° C. A liquid composition having a microcapsule, the microcapsule having an aldehyde-containing resin, one or more sulfur-based formaldehyde scavenger and optionally a non-sulfur-based formaldehyde scavenger.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 29, 2009
    Date of Patent: March 4, 2014
    Assignee: The Procter & Gamble Company
    Inventors: Karl Ghislain Braeckman, Karel Jozef Maria Depoot, Tim Roger Michel Van Pachtenbeke, Johan Smets
  • Patent number: 8633148
    Abstract: The present application relates to encapsulated, solid, water soluble benefit agents and products comprising such encapsulates, as well as processes for making and using such encapsulates and products comprising such encapsulates. In one aspect, the present application relates to a melamine formaldehyde and/or urea formaldehyde encapsulation process that offers as solution to the dissolution of solid, water soluble benefit agents during the process's emulsification step.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 5, 2011
    Date of Patent: January 21, 2014
    Assignee: The procter & Gamble Company
    Inventors: Johan Smets, Susana Fernandez Prieto, Sandra Jacqueline Guinebretiere
  • Publication number: 20130336902
    Abstract: A personal care composition is disclosed comprising a di-amido gellant, wherein the di-amido gellant has a formula: wherein R1 and R2 are aminofunctional end-groups which may be the same or different, and L is a linking moiety of molecular weight from 14 to 500 g/mol. The personal care composition may take a variety of forms such as a leave-on composition or an emulsion and/or may comprise one or more actives or agents.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 13, 2012
    Publication date: December 19, 2013
    Inventors: SUSANA FERNANDEZ PRIETO, JOHAN SMETS, BEATRIU ESCUDER GIL, JUAN FELIPE MIRAVET CELADES, VICENT JOSEP NEBOT CARDA, PAUL ROBERT TANNER
  • Publication number: 20130336903
    Abstract: A personal care composition is disclosed comprising a pH tuneable gellant. The pH tuneable gellant has a formula of: wherein R1 and R2 are aminofunctional end-groups; L1 is a backbone moiety having molecular weight from 14 to 500 g/mol; and at least one of L1, R1 or R2 comprises a pH-sensitive group; wherein R5 is an aminofunctional moiety; L2 is a backbone moiety having molecular weight from 14 to 500 g/mol; and at least one of L2 or R5 comprises a pH-sensitive group; and mixtures of [I] and [II]. The personal care composition may take a variety of forms such as a leave-on composition or an emulsion or may comprise one or more actives or agents.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 13, 2012
    Publication date: December 19, 2013
    Inventors: SUSANA FERNANDEZ PRIETO, JOHAN SMETS, BEATRIU ESCUDER GIL, JUAN FELIPE MIRAVET CELADES, VICENT JOSEP NEBOT CARDA, PAUL ROBERT TANNER
  • Patent number: 8609603
    Abstract: The present application relates to perfume raw materials, perfume delivery systems and consumer products comprising such perfume raw materials and/or such perfume delivery systems, as well as processes for making and using such perfume raw materials, perfume delivery systems and consumer products. Such perfume raw materials and compositions, including the delivery systems, disclosed herein expand the perfume communities' options as such perfume raw materials can provide variations on character and such compositions can provide desired odor profiles.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 22, 2011
    Date of Patent: December 17, 2013
    Assignee: The Procter & Gamble Company
    Inventors: Johan Smets, Hugo Robert Germain Denutte, An Pintens, Koen Van Aken, Freek Annie Camiel Vrielynck
  • Publication number: 20130316937
    Abstract: The present application relates to perfume compositions, delivery systems comprising such perfumes products comprising such perfumes and/or delivery systems, and processes for making and using same. Such perfumes and delivery systems provide improved perfume performance under high soil conditions and in cold water washing and a shell that at least partially surrounds said core.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 2, 2013
    Publication date: November 28, 2013
    Applicant: The Procter & Gamble Company
    Inventors: Hugo Robert Germain Denutte, Jonathan Richard Clare, Javier Medina, Philip Andrew Cunningham, Johan Smets, Laura Orlandini
  • Publication number: 20130303427
    Abstract: The invention is directed to microcapsule compositions comprising a pH tuneable di-amido gellant and a surfactant, fluid laundry detergent compositions comprising the microcapsule compositions, and methods for preparing the compositions.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 11, 2012
    Publication date: November 14, 2013
    Inventors: SUSANA FERNANDEZ PRIETO, JOHAN SMETS
  • Publication number: 20130296211
    Abstract: The present invention relates to benefit agent containing delivery particles, compositions comprising said particles, and processes for making and using the aforementioned particles and compositions. When employed in compositions, for example, cleaning or fabric care compositions, such particles increase the efficiency of benefit agent delivery, there by allowing reduced amounts of benefit agents to be employed. In addition to allowing the amount of benefit agent to be reduced, such particles allow a broad range of benefit agents to be employed.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 3, 2013
    Publication date: November 7, 2013
    Inventors: Johan Smets, Jiten Odhavji Dihora, An Pintens, Sandra Jacqueline Guinebretiere, Adam Keith Druckrey, Peggy Dorothy Sands, Nianxi Yan
  • Patent number: 8551935
    Abstract: The present invention relates to benefit agent containing delivery particles, compositions comprising said particles, and processes for making and using the aforementioned particles and compositions. When employed in compositions, for example, cleaning or fabric care compositions, such particles increase the efficiency of benefit agent delivery, there by allowing reduced amounts of benefit agents to be employed. In addition to allowing the amount of benefit agent to be reduced, such particles allow a broad range of benefit agents to be employed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 30, 2011
    Date of Patent: October 8, 2013
    Assignee: Appleton Papers Inc.
    Inventors: Johan Smets, Jiten Odhavji Dihora, An Pintens, Sandra Jacqueline Guinebretiere, Adam Keith Druckrey, Peggy Dorothy Sands, Nianxi Yan