Patents by Inventor Marta Reinoso Garcia

Marta Reinoso Garcia 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: 20210260603
    Abstract: The present invention is directed to a method for selectively recovering a mineral from an ore applying a promoter being a substituted ethylene diamine. Further, the present invention is directed to the use of said substituted polymeric alkylenediamine to separate a target mineral from an ore.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 3, 2019
    Publication date: August 26, 2021
    Inventors: Adrian Mauricio Villanueva Berindoague, Dale Barron, Daniel Chipfunhu, Alexej Michailovski, Scott Alexander Dickie, Marta Reinoso Garcia, Deris Prawira
  • Publication number: 20210179978
    Abstract: Process for manufacturing granules or powders comprising the steps of (a) providing an aqueous solution or slurry of (A) at least one chelating agent according to general formula (I a) [CH3—CH(COO)—N(CH2—COO)2]M3-XHX (I a) wherein M is selected from alkali metal cations and ammonium, same or different, and x is in the range of from 0.01 to 1.0 or (I b) [OOC—CH2CH2—CH(COO)—N(CH2—COO)2]M4-XHX (I b) wherein M is as defined above, and x in formula (I b) is in the range of from 0.01 to 2.0, and (B) at least one polymer selected from (B1) polyaspartates with an average molecular weight Mw in the range of from 1,000 to 20,000 g/mole, and (B2) copolymers comprising, in copolymerized form, (?) at least one ester of an ethylenically unsaturated mono- or dicarboxylic acid, and (?) at least one ethylenically unsaturated N-containing monomer, and (b) spray drying or granulating said solution or slurry.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 25, 2019
    Publication date: June 17, 2021
    Applicant: BASF SE
    Inventors: Marta REINOSO GARCIA, Juergen DETERING, Carsten SUELING, Kati SCHMDT, Michael Klemens MUELLER, Gazi TUERKOGLU, Thomas SCHMIDT
  • Publication number: 20210094902
    Abstract: The present invention is directed towards a process for manufacturing a complexing agent, said process comprising the steps of (a) Providing a nitrile according to general formula (I a) or (I b) (formula I a, I b) With M being selected from alkali metal and hydrogen and combinations thereof, (b) Saponification with a total alkali amount of 2.5 to 2.9 mol of alkali metal hydroxide per mole of nitrile according to general formula (I a) or (I b), respectively, and a pH value in the range of from 9.5 to 11.5 at the end of step (b), (c) Adding an amount of alkali metal hydroxide so that the total alkali content is 2.9 to 3.1 moles per mole nitrile according to general formula (I a) or (I b), respectively, and (d) Allowing further conversion.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 19, 2018
    Publication date: April 1, 2021
    Inventors: Thomas SCHMIDT, Armin STAMM, Marta REINOSO GARCIA, Verena MORMUL, Michael Klemens MUELLER, Frank JAEKEL, Jeremy T. MANNING
  • Patent number: 10865362
    Abstract: Process for manufacturing granules of salts of at least two aminopolycarboxylic acids (A), com-prising the steps of (a) providing an aqueous solution of (A1) at least one alkali metal salt of a mixture of L- and D-enantiomers of methyl glycine diacetic acid (MGDA), said mixture containing predominantly the respective L-isomer with an enantiomeric excess (ee) in the range of from 10 to 95%, (A2) at least one alkali metal salt of L- and D-enantiomers of glutamic acid diacetic acid (GLDA) or of enantiomerically pure L-GLDA, the weight ratio of (A1) and (A2) being in the range of from 1:9 to 9:1, (b) spray granulating said solution with a gas inlet temperature of at least 125° C. Additionally, the present invention relates to granules and to their use.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 5, 2017
    Date of Patent: December 15, 2020
    Assignee: BASF SE
    Inventors: Marta Reinoso Garcia, Michael Klemens Mueller, Carsten Sueling, Verena Mormul
  • Publication number: 20200299624
    Abstract: The present application is related to a container made of a polymer and containing a single unit dose of a detergent composition. The detergent composition contains at least two complexing agents (A) dissolved in an aqueous medium. The complexing agents (A) are (A1) at least one alkali metal salt of methyl glycine diacetic acid (MGDA), and (A2) at least one alkali metal salt of glutamic acid diacetic acid (GLDA). The complexing agents (A1) and (A2) are partially neutralized with alkali and the weight ratio of (A1) and (A2) ranges from 1:9 to 9:1. The aqueous medium contains at least 25% by weight of water relative to the entire liquid phase.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 16, 2018
    Publication date: September 24, 2020
    Applicant: BASF SE
    Inventors: Marta REINOSO GARCIA, Verena MORMUL, Thomas SCHMIDT, Jeremy T MANNING
  • Publication number: 20200248107
    Abstract: The present invention is directed towards a process for making a powder or granule containing (A) at least one chelating agent selected from methyl glycine diacetic acid (MGDA) and glutamic acid diacetate (GLDA) and iminodisuccinic acid (IDS) and their respective alkali metal salts, (B) at least one homo- or copolymer of (meth)acrylic acid, partially or fully neutralized with alkali, said process comprising the steps of (a) mixing the at least one chelating agent (A) and the at least one homo- or copolymer (B) in the presence of water, (b) removing most of said water by spray-drying or spray granulation using a gas with an inlet temperature of at least 125° C.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 24, 2020
    Publication date: August 6, 2020
    Applicant: BASF SE
    Inventors: Markus HARTMANN, Marta REINOSO GARCIA, Michael Klemens MUELLER, Roland BOEHN, Markus Christian BIEL
  • Publication number: 20200181537
    Abstract: Process for manufacturing granules of salts of at least two aminopolycarboxylic acids (A), com-prising the steps of (a) providing an aqueous solution of (A1) at least one alkali metal salt of a mixture of L- and D-enantiomers of methyl glycine diacetic acid (MGDA), said mixture containing predominantly the respective L-isomer with an enantiomeric excess (ee) in the range of from 10 to 95%, (A2) at least one alkali metal salt of L- and D-enantiomers of glutamic acid diacetic acid (GLDA) or of enantiomerically pure L-GLDA, the weight ratio of (A1) and (A2) being in the range of from 1:9 to 9:1, (b) spray granulating said solution with a gas inlet temperature of at least 125° C. Additionally, the present invention relates to granules and to their use.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 5, 2017
    Publication date: June 11, 2020
    Applicant: BASF SE
    Inventors: Marta REINOSO GARCIA, Michael Klemens MUELLER, Carsten SUELING, Verena MORMUL
  • Patent number: 10676700
    Abstract: The present invention is directed towards mixtures comprising (A) 90 to 99.999% by weight of racemic methyl glycine diacetic acid (MGDA) or of MGDA with predominantly the L-isomer in an enantiomeric excess of up to 9.5% or their respective mono-, di- or trialkali metal or mono-, di- or triammonium salts, and (B) in total 0.001 to 10% by weight of the diacetic acid derivative of aspartate as free acid or as mono-, di-, tri- or tetraalkali metal salt or as mono-, di-, tri- or tetraammonium salt, percentages referring to the sum from (A) and (B).
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 29, 2017
    Date of Patent: June 9, 2020
    Assignee: BASF SE
    Inventors: Thomas Schmidt, Marta Reinoso Garcia, Carsten Sueling, Verena Mormul
  • Patent number: 10619125
    Abstract: Process for preparation of a mixture of methyl glycine diacetic acid (MGDA) or its respective mono-, di-, trialkali metal salt or its respective mono-, di- or tri-ammonium salt or mixtures thereof, and glutamic acid diacetic acid (GLDA) or its respective mono-, di-, tri-, or tetra-alkali metal or mono-, di-, tri- or tetra-ammonium salt or mixtures thereof, wherein said process com-prises the steps of: (a) dissolution in water of (a1) alanine in its L- or D-enantiomeric form or its respective monoalkali metal salt or mixtures thereof, and (a2) glutamic acid as L- or D-enantiomer or its respective mono-, or dialkali metal or mixtures thereof, wherein the molar ratio of alanine to glutamic acid is in the range of from 1:9 to 9:1, (b) converting the mixture obtained in step (a) with formaldehyde and hydrocyanic acid or alkali metal cyanide to the corresponding dinitriles, (c) saponification of the dinitriles resulting from step (b).
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 2, 2016
    Date of Patent: April 14, 2020
    Assignee: BASF SE
    Inventors: Constanze Franzke, Marta Reinoso Garcia, Robert Baumann, Thomas Greindl
  • Patent number: 10280387
    Abstract: Aqueous formulation containing (A) at least one pigment or at least one dyestuff, (B) at least one dispersant selected from (B1) copolymers of at least one ethylenically unsaturated C4-C10-dicarboxylic acid and at least one C4-C20-olefin and their respective alkali metal salts and (B2) aromatic sulfonic acids and their respective alkali metal salts.(C) at least one chelating agent selected from MGDA, GLDA, IDS and citric acid and their respective ammonium and alkali metal salts. (D) water, wherein the concentration of the pigment (A) or dyestuff (A) is in the range of from 5 to 500 ppm, referring to the total aqueous formulation, and wherein the weight ratio of dispersant (B) to the pigment (A) or dyestuff (A), respectively, is in the range of from 1:5 to 3:1.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 1, 2016
    Date of Patent: May 7, 2019
    Assignee: BASF SE
    Inventors: Marta Reinoso Garcia, Markus Hartmann, Birgit Potthoff-Karl
  • Publication number: 20190127668
    Abstract: The present invention is directed towards mixtures comprising (A) 90 to 99.999% by weight of racemic methyl glycine diacetic acid (MGDA) or of MGDA with predominantly the L-isomer in an enantiomeric excess of up to 9.5% or their respective mono-, di- or trialkali metal or mono-, di- or triammonium salts, and (B) in total 0.001 to 10% by weight of the diacetic acid derivative of aspartate as free acid or as mono-, di-, tri- or tetraalkali metal salt or as mono-, di-, tri- or tetraammonium salt, percent ages referring to the sum from (A) and (B).
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 29, 2017
    Publication date: May 2, 2019
    Applicant: BASF SE
    Inventors: Thomas SCHMIDT, Marta REINOSO GARCIA, Carsten SUELING, Verena MORMUL
  • Patent number: 10160937
    Abstract: Aqueous formulation with a content of (A) and (B) in the range of 40% to 60%, containing (A) a complexing agent selected from methylglycine diacetic acid (MGDA) that is at least partially neutralized with alkali metal, and at least one complexing agent other than MGDA selected from (B) glutamic acid diacetic acid (GLDA) that is at least partially neutralized with alkali metal, and, optionally, (C) a polymer being selected from polyamines, the N atoms being partially or fully substituted with CH2COOH groups, partially or fully neutralized with alkali metal cations, and, optionally, (D) at least one alkali metal salt of an organic acid, said acid being selected from mono- and dicarboxylic acids, wherein the weight ratio of complexing agent (A) to complexing agent (B) is in the range of from 10:1 to 1:10.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 20, 2015
    Date of Patent: December 25, 2018
    Assignee: BASF SE
    Inventors: Marta Reinoso Garcia, Markus Christian Biel, Dieter Boeckh, Nathalie Sophie Letzelter, Rohan Govind Murkunde, Frank Huelskoetter, Kevin George Goodall
  • Publication number: 20180355291
    Abstract: The present invention is directed towards an aqueous solution comprising (i) in the range of from 45 percent by weight to 60 percent by weight based on the total weight of the solution of at least one complexing agent (A), selected from the group consisting of methylglycine diacetic acid and its respective mono-, di-, or trialkali metal and mono-, di-or triammonium salts, and glutamic acid diacetic acid, and its respective mono-, di-, tri-or tetraalkali metal and mono-, di-, tri-or tetraammonium salts, (ii) in the range of from 1 percent by weight to 30 percent by weight based on the weight of component (A) of at least one homo-or copolymer of (meth)acrylic acid (B) that is either partially or fully neutralized, and (iii) water, said aqueous solution being stable for at least one week.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 30, 2016
    Publication date: December 13, 2018
    Applicant: BASF SE
    Inventors: Marta REINOSO GARCIA, Nathalie Sophie LETZELTER, Frank HUELSKOETTER, Rohan Govind MURKUNDE, Kevin George GOODAL
  • 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
  • Publication number: 20180237728
    Abstract: Process for preparation of a mixture of methyl glycine diacetic acid (MGDA) or its respective mono-, di-, trialkali metal salt or its respective mono-, di- or tri-ammonium salt or mixtures thereof, and glutamic acid diacetic acid (GLDA) or its respective mono-, di-, tri-, or tetra-alkali metal or mono-, di-, tri- or tetra-ammonium salt or mixtures thereof, wherein said process com-prises the steps of: (a) dissolution in water of (a1) alanine in its L- or D-enantiomeric form or its respective monoalkali metal salt or mixtures thereof, and (a2) glutamic acid as L- or D-enantiomer or its respective mono-, or dialkali metal or mixtures thereof, wherein the molar ratio of alanine to glutamic acid is in the range of from 1:9 to 9:1, (b) converting the mixture obtained in step (a) with formaldehyde and hydrocyanic acid or alkali metal cyanide to the corresponding dinitriles, (c) saponification of the dinitriles resulting from step (b).
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 2, 2016
    Publication date: August 23, 2018
    Applicant: BASF SE
    Inventors: Constanze FRANZKE, Marta REINOSO GARCIA, Robert BAUMANN, Thomas GREINDL
  • Patent number: 9890315
    Abstract: What is proposed is the use of hyperbranched polylysine in the development, exploitation and completion of underground mineral oil and natural gas deposits, and in deep wells, especially as a shale inhibitor in water-based drilling muds, completion fluids or stimulation fluids.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 20, 2012
    Date of Patent: February 13, 2018
    Assignee: BASF SE
    Inventors: Oscar Lafuente Cerda, Bernd Bruchmann, Sophie Maitro-Vogel, Marta Reinoso Garcia
  • Patent number: 9873659
    Abstract: Aqueous solution containing in the range of from 60.5 to 75% by weight of a mixture of trialkalimetal salts of the L-and D-enantiomers of methyl glycine diacetic acid (MGDA), said mixture containing predominantly the respective L-isomer with an enantiomeric excess (ee) in the range of from 3 to 97%, wherein said trialkali metal salts have the general formula (I) [CH3—CH(COO)—N(CH2—COO)2]K3?xNax (I) wherein x is in the range of from zero to 2.9.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 7, 2015
    Date of Patent: January 23, 2018
    Assignee: BASF SE
    Inventors: Marta Reinoso Garcia, Constanze Franzke, Armin Stamm
  • Publication number: 20180016527
    Abstract: Aqueous formulation containing (A) at least one pigment or at least one dyestuff, (B) at least one dispersant selected from (B1) copolymers of at least one ethylenically unsaturated C4-C10-dicarboxylic acid and at least one C4-C20-olefin and their respective alkali metal salts and (B2) aromatic sulfonic acids and their respective alkali metal salts.(C) at least one chelating agent selected from MGDA, GLDA, IDS and citric acid and their respective ammonium and alkali metal salts. (D) water, wherein the concentration of the pigment (A) or dyestuff (A) is in the range of from 5 to 500 ppm, referring to the total aqueous formulation, and wherein the weight ratio of dispersant (B) to the pigment (A) or dyestuff (A), respectively, is in the range of from 1:5 to 3:1.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 1, 2016
    Publication date: January 18, 2018
    Applicant: BASF SE
    Inventors: Marta REINOSO GARCIA, Markus HARTMANN, Birgit POTTHOFF-KARL
  • Patent number: 9868927
    Abstract: Container comprising a single unit dose of a detergent composition containing at least one complexing agent (A) dissolved in an aqueous medium, said complexing agent (A) being a mixture of the L-and D-enantiomers of methyl glycine diacetic acid (MGDA) or its respective mono-, di- or trialkali metal or mono-, di- or triammonium salts, said mixture containing predominantly the respective L-isomer with an enantiomeric excess (ee) in the range of from 5 to 85%, wherein said container is made from a polymer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 7, 2015
    Date of Patent: January 16, 2018
    Assignee: BASF SE
    Inventors: Marta Reinoso Garcia, Thomas Schmidt
  • Publication number: 20180002643
    Abstract: Aqueous formulation with a content of (A) and (B) in the range of 40% to 60%, containing (A) a complexing agent selected from methylglycine diacetic acid (MGDA) that is at least partially neutralized with alkali metal, and at least one complexing agent other than MGDA selected from (B) glutamic acid diacetic acid (GLDA) that is at least partially neutralized with alkali metal, and, optionally, (C) a polymer being selected from polyamines, the N atoms being partially or fully substituted with CH2COOH groups, partially or fully neutralized with alkali metal cations, and, optionally, (D) at least one alkali metal salt of an organic acid, said acid being selected from mono- and dicarboxylic acids, wherein the weight ratio of complexing agent (A) to complexing agent (B) is in the range of from 10:1 to 1:10.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 20, 2015
    Publication date: January 4, 2018
    Inventors: Marta REINOSO GARCIA, Markus Christian BIEL, Dieter BOECKH, Nathalie Sophie LETZELTER, Rohan Govind MURKUNDE, Frank HUELSKOETTER, Kevin George GOODAL