Patents by Inventor Thomas Böcker

Thomas Böcker 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: 20170164611
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a simple and inexpensive production of a composition comprising insecticide-wax particles, which is used especially for long-lasting control of animal pests (arthropods) on various surfaces.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 1, 2015
    Publication date: June 15, 2017
    Applicant: BAYER CROPSCIENCE AKTIENGESELLSCHAFT
    Inventors: Thomas BOECKER, Volker GUTSMANN, Jens HEPPERLE
  • Patent number: 9485990
    Abstract: The present invention relates to an insecticide-containing fabric containing at least one embedded insecticidally active ingredient in the polymeric matrix and having excellent wash resistance, and also to the products produced from this fabric and to their use for protecting humans, animals and plants against arthropods, particularly for controlling insects.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 14, 2014
    Date of Patent: November 8, 2016
    Assignee: BAYER INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY GMBH
    Inventors: Rainer Sonneck, Thomas Böcker, Karin Horn, Guenther Nentwig, Maren Heinemann, Thomas König
  • Patent number: 9185907
    Abstract: The present invention relates to an insecticide-containing polymeric material containing at least one embedded insecticidally active ingredient in the polymeric matrix and having excellent biological activity, and also to the products produced from this polymer and to their use for protecting humans, animals and plants against arthropods, particularly for controlling insects.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 13, 2015
    Date of Patent: November 17, 2015
    Assignee: Bayer Intellectual Property GmbH
    Inventors: Maren Heinemann, Thomas Böcker, Karin Horn, Guenther Nentwig, Rainer Sonneck, Thomas König
  • Publication number: 20150181866
    Abstract: The present invention relates to an insecticide-containing polymeric material containing at least one embedded insecticidally active ingredient in the polymeric matrix and having excellent biological activity, and also to the products produced from this polymer and to their use for protecting humans, animals and plants against arthropods, particularly for controlling insects.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 13, 2015
    Publication date: July 2, 2015
    Inventors: Maren HEINEMANN, Thomas Böcker, Karin Horn, Guenther Nentwig, Rainer Sonneck, Thomas König
  • Patent number: 9011889
    Abstract: The present invention relates to an insecticide-containing polymeric material containing at least one embedded insecticidally active ingredient in the polymeric matrix and having excellent biological activity, and also to the products produced from this polymer and to their use for protecting humans, animals and plants against arthropods, particularly for controlling insects.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 14, 2011
    Date of Patent: April 21, 2015
    Assignee: Bayer CropScience AG
    Inventors: Maren Heinemann, Thomas Böcker, Karin Horn, Guenther Nentwig, Rainer Sonneck, Thomas König
  • Publication number: 20150064226
    Abstract: The present invention relates to an insecticide-containing fabric containing at least one embedded insecticidally active ingredient in the polymeric matrix and having excellent wash resistance, and also to the products produced from this fabric and to their use for protecting humans, animals and plants against arthropods, particularly for controlling insects.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 14, 2014
    Publication date: March 5, 2015
    Inventors: Rainer SONNECK, Thomas BÖCKER, Karin HORN, Guenther NENTWIG, Maren HEINEMANN, Thomas KÖNG
  • Patent number: 8911756
    Abstract: There is disclosed a product for attracting and destroying insects which comprises an active-substance-comprising bait layer (1) together with a bait substance and an insecticide. The active-substance-comprising bait layer (1) furthermore comprises a superdisintegrant whose effect is that, upon the use of the product in an environment with high atmospheric humidity, the active-substance-comprising bait layer (1) does not run.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 18, 2009
    Date of Patent: December 16, 2014
    Assignee: ICS Innovative Care Systems
    Inventors: Else Beitzel, Hermann-Josef Jaeckels, Malgorzata Kloczko, Birgit Kocherscheidt, Thomas Böcker
  • Patent number: 8906398
    Abstract: The present invention relates to an insecticide-containing fabric containing at least one embedded insecticidally active ingredient in the polymeric matrix and having excellent wash resistance, and also to the products produced from this fabric and to their use for protecting humans, animals and plants against arthropods, particularly for controlling insects.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 14, 2011
    Date of Patent: December 9, 2014
    Assignee: Bayer CropScience AG
    Inventors: Rainer Sonneck, Thomas Böcker, Karin Horn, Guenther Nentwig, Maren Heinemann, Thomas König
  • Patent number: 8889725
    Abstract: An ant bait which contains an active substance having insecticidal activity and a sugar syrup is described.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 8, 2007
    Date of Patent: November 18, 2014
    Assignee: Bayer Cropscience AG
    Inventors: Volker Gutsmann, Thomas Böcker, Günther Nentwig, Justin McBeath, Jeffery Einam
  • Publication number: 20140296297
    Abstract: The present invention concerns polymeric material containing at least an embedded insecticidally active ingredient and an additive, which are released at room temperature. It similarly concerns materials produced from this polymer, for example in the form of self-supporting film/sheet, threads, wovens, fabrics, textiles, nets, curtains and pellets. The invention further concerns processes for producing such polymeric material and also the use of the self-supporting film/sheet, threads, wovens, fabrics, textiles and nets and curtains produced from the material for protecting humans, animals and plants and buildings, machines and packaging against arthropods, particularly for controlling insects.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 9, 2014
    Publication date: October 2, 2014
    Inventors: Rainer SONNECK, Thomas BÖCKER, Karin HORN, Guenther NENTWIG, Maren HEINEMANN, Thomas KÖNIG
  • Publication number: 20120156273
    Abstract: The present invention relates to compositions for pest control, more particularly insecticides, to a process for preparing them, and to the use of such formulations for sustained control of animal pests (arthropods) on various surfaces. The present invention further relates to active ingredient-wax particles in which at least one active insecticidal ingredient is dispersed in wax.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 19, 2011
    Publication date: June 21, 2012
    Applicant: Bayer CropScience AG
    Inventors: Volker GUTSMANN, Thomas Böcker, Guenther Nentwig, Rainer Sonneck, Beate Hack, Daniel Gordon Duff
  • Publication number: 20120017491
    Abstract: The invention relates to the provision of a novel gel bait for controlling harmful insects, in particular crawling insects. The invention furthermore relates to the use of such baits, to methods of preparing such baits, and to methods for controlling harmful insects.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 20, 2011
    Publication date: January 26, 2012
    Applicant: Bayer CropScience AG
    Inventors: Volker GUTSMANN, Thomas Böcker, Guenther Nentwig
  • Publication number: 20110130430
    Abstract: The present invention concerns polymeric material containing at least an embedded insecticidally active ingredient and an additive, which are released at room temperature. It similarly concerns materials produced from this polymer, for example in the form of self-supporting film/sheet, threads, wovens, fabrics, textiles, nets, curtains and pellets. The invention further concerns processes for producing such polymeric material and also the use of the self-supporting film/sheet, threads, wovens, fabrics, textiles and nets and curtains produced from the material for protecting humans, animals and plants and buildings, machines and packaging against arthropods, particularly for controlling insects.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 1, 2009
    Publication date: June 2, 2011
    Applicant: Bayer CropScience AG
    Inventors: Rainer Sonneck, Thomas Böcker, Karin Horn, Guenther Nentwig, Maren Heinemann, Thomas König
  • Publication number: 20100158965
    Abstract: There is disclosed a product for attracting and destroying insects which comprises an active-substance-comprising bait layer (1) together with a bait substance and an insecticide. The active-substance-comprising bait layer (1) furthermore comprises a superdisintegrant whose effect is that, upon the use of the product in an environment with high atmospheric humidity, the active-substance-comprising bait layer (1) does not run.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 18, 2009
    Publication date: June 24, 2010
    Inventors: Else Beitzel, Hermann-Josef Jaeckels, Malgorzata Kloczko, Birgit Kocherscheidt, Thomas Böcker
  • Publication number: 20090304624
    Abstract: An ant bait which contains an active substance having insecticidal activity and a sugar syrup is described.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 8, 2007
    Publication date: December 10, 2009
    Applicant: BAYER CROPSCIENCE AG
    Inventors: Volker Gutsmann, Thomas Böcker, Günther Nentwig, Justin McBeath, Jeffery Einam
  • Publication number: 20090221662
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a method for controlling arthropods by indirect contact action using the pesticides mentioned in the description.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 4, 2006
    Publication date: September 3, 2009
    Applicant: Bayer CropScience AG
    Inventors: Volker Gutsmann, Guenther Nentwig, Rainer Sonneck, Thomas Böcker
  • Patent number: 7276232
    Abstract: The present invention relates to compositions containing different stages of pathogenic protozoans in a gel and to their use for controlling rodents.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 4, 2001
    Date of Patent: October 2, 2007
    Assignee: Bayer CropScience AG
    Inventors: Jochen Kalbe, Thomas Böcker, Stefan Endepols, Thomas Jäkel, Sermasakdi Hongnark
  • Patent number: 7008632
    Abstract: The present invention relates to compositions comprising sporocysts of at least one parasitic single-cell organism and at least one anticoagulant, and to their use for controlling harmful rodents.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 5, 2001
    Date of Patent: March 7, 2006
    Assignee: Bayer Aktiengesellschaft
    Inventors: Gerhard Hesse, Thomas Böcker, Stefan Endepols, Thomas Jäkel, Sermasakdi Hongnark
  • Patent number: 6855330
    Abstract: Disclosed herein is an aqueous suspension of insecticidally active compounds comprising a solid active compound applied as a coating to an inorganic carrier and auxiliaries, water and glycerol.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 27, 1997
    Date of Patent: February 15, 2005
    Assignee: Bayer Aktiengesellschaft
    Inventors: Kirkor Sirinyan, Thomas Böcker, Klaus Mrusek, Ulrike Schneider, Rainer Sonneck
  • Patent number: 5310888
    Abstract: Disclosed are arylazo chromoionophores characterized by the formula: ##STR1## wherein X is hydrogen or a monovalent cation, Y is H or methoxy and R is a ringed aromatic organic structure which affects the optical absorption properties of the compounds. Also disclosed is a method for the detection of calcium ion using these compounds.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 22, 1992
    Date of Patent: May 10, 1994
    Assignee: Miles Inc.
    Inventors: Michael L. Bloczynski, Thomas Boecker, Paul F. Corey