Patents by Inventor William D. Honnick

William D. Honnick 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: 20140051776
    Abstract: A polyol pre-mix composition includes a blowing agent having a halogenated hydroolefin, a polyol, a surfactant, a catalyst composition, and a metal salt. The metal salt may be, for example, a carboxylate, acetylacetonate, alcoholate of a metal selected from the group consisting of Zn, Co, Ca, and Mg. The metal salt may be, for example, a carboxylate and/or alcoholate of a C1-C21 straight chain or branched aliphatic monocarboxylic acid or monoalcohol, such as magnesium formate, zinc octoate, calcium octoate, cobalt octoate, and magnesium octoate, and mixtures thereof. The metal acetylacetonate may be, for example, zinc acetylacetonate, cobalt acetylacetonate, magnesium acetylacetonate, or calcium acetylacetonate. A two-part system for producing a thermosetting foam blend includes (a) a polyisocyanate and, optionally, one or more isocyanate compatible raw materials; and (b) the polyol pre-mix composition.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 6, 2012
    Publication date: February 20, 2014
    Inventors: Benjamin Bin Chen, Joseph S. Costa, Laurent Abbas, Haiming Liu, Sri R. Seshadri, William D. Honnick
  • Patent number: 8633330
    Abstract: The invention provides a process for producing monoalkyltin trihalide or a mixture of monoalkyltin trihalide and dialkyltin dihalide by: (a) contacting dialkyltin dihalide with an alkylation agent and, optionally, tin tetrahalide, to form a tetraalkyltin mixture comprising tetraalkyltin, trialkyltin halide, and dialkyltin dihalide; (b) reacting the tetraalkyltin mixture with tin tetrahalide to form a monoalkyltin trihalide mixture comprising monoalkyltin trihalide, dialkyltin dihalide and optionally triaklyltin halide; (c) processing the monoalkyltin trihalide mixture to separately recover the monoalkyltin trihalide and a dialkyltin dihalide stream optionally containing trialkyltin halide; and (d) recycling at least a portion of the dialkyltin dihalide stream recovered in step (c) to the contacting step (a).
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 1, 2011
    Date of Patent: January 21, 2014
    Assignee: PMC Organometallix, Inc.
    Inventors: George J. Merz, III, Michelle F. Walasavage, Berth Jan Deelman, Maarten D. K. Boele, Andrew R. Goddard, William D. Honnick
  • Publication number: 20130281725
    Abstract: The invention provides a process for producing monoalkyltin trihalide or a mixture of monoalkyltin trihalide and dialkyltin dihalide by: (a) contacting dialkyltin dihalide with an alkylation agent and, optionally, tin tetrahalide, to form a tetraalkyltin mixture comprising tetraalkyltin, trialkyltin halide, and dialkyltin dihalide; (b) reacting the tetraalkyltin mixture with tin tetrahalide to form a monoalkyltin trihalide mixture comprising monoalkyltin trihalide, dialkyltin dihalide and optionally triaklyltin halide; (c) processing the monoalkyltin trihalide mixture to separately recover the monoalkyltin trihalide and a dialkyltin dihalide stream optionally containing trialkyltin halide; and (d) recycling at least a portion of the dialkyltin dihalide stream recovered in step (c) to the contacting step (a).
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 1, 2011
    Publication date: October 24, 2013
    Applicant: PMC ORGANOMETALLIX, INC.
    Inventors: George J. Merz, III, Michelle F. Walasavage, Berth Jan Deelman, Maarten D.K. Boele, Andrew R. Goddard, William D. Honnick
  • Patent number: 7138044
    Abstract: Aqueous compositions containing polymerizable components and a water incompatible catalyst for the polymerization reaction sorbed onto an inorganic particulate carrier, polymers produced thereby and articles coated with said polymers are provided. The invention also relates to water incompatible catalyst sorbed onto on an inorganic particulate carrier for aqueous coatings and the coatings produced by reactions catalyzed with the water incompatible catalyst sorbed onto an inorganic particulate carrier in an aqueous matrix.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 30, 2003
    Date of Patent: November 21, 2006
    Assignee: Arkema Inc.
    Inventor: William D. Honnick
  • Publication number: 20040024116
    Abstract: Aqueous compositions containing polymerizable components and a water incompatible catalyst for the polymerization reaction sorbed onto an inorganic particulate carrier, polymers produced thereby and articles coated with said polymers are provided. The invention also relates to water incompatible catalyst sorbed onto on an inorganic particulate carrier for aqueous coatings and the coatings produced by reactions catalyzed with the water incompatible catalyst sorbed onto an inorganic particulate carrier in an aqueous matrix.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 30, 2003
    Publication date: February 5, 2004
    Applicant: ATOFINA Chemicals, Inc.
    Inventor: William D. Honnick
  • Patent number: 6669835
    Abstract: Aqueous compositions containing polymerizable components and a water incompatible catalyst for the polymerization reaction sorbed onto an inorganic particulate carrier, polymers produced thereby and articles coated with said polymers are provided. The invention also relates to water incompatible catalyst sorbed onto on an inorganic particulate carrier for aqueous coatings and the coatings produced by reactions catalyzed with the water incompatible catalyst sorbed onto an inorganic particulate carrier in an aqueous matrix.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 22, 1997
    Date of Patent: December 30, 2003
    Assignee: ATOFINA Chemicals, Inc.
    Inventor: William D. Honnick
  • Patent number: 6506918
    Abstract: This invention provides: (a) new organotin functionalized silanes: (b) a solid prepared by chemically bonding organotin functionalized silanes to a solid inorganic support containing surface hydroxy groups: (c) a solid catalyst prepared from said supported organotin functionalized silane; (d) a process for conducting esterification or transesterification, and urethane, urea, silicone, and amino forming reaction utilizing said solid supported catalyst; (e) a process of separating the solid supported catalyst from the reaction products employing ligand—solid separation techniques; (f) reuse of the solid supported catalyst after being separated from the reaction products; (g) a continuous esterification or transesterification reaction or urethane, urea, silicone, or amino forming reaction or urethane, urea, silicone, or amino forming reaction comprising passing reactants for a esterification or transesterification reaction or urethane, urea, silicone, or amino forming reaction or a urethane, urea, silicone
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 9, 2001
    Date of Patent: January 14, 2003
    Assignee: Atofina Chemicals, Inc.
    Inventors: William D. Honnick, Gerald H. Reifenberg, Kevin C. Cannon
  • Publication number: 20020062036
    Abstract: This invention provides: (a) new organotin functionalized silanes: (b) a solid prepared by chemically bonding organotin functionalized silanes to a solid inorganic support containing surface hydroxy groups: (c) a solid catalyst prepared from said supported organotin functionalized silane; (d) a process for conducting esterification or transesterification, and urethane, urea, silicone, and amino forming reaction utilizing said solid supported catalyst; (e) a process of separating the solid supported catalyst from the reaction products employing ligand-solid separation techniques; (f) reuse of the solid supported catalyst after being separated from the reaction products; (g) a continuous esterification or transesterification reaction or urethane, urea, silicone, or amino forming reaction or urethane, urea, silicone, or amino forming reaction comprising passing reactants for a esterification or transesterification reaction or urethane, urea, silicone, or amino forming reaction or a urethane, urea, silicone, or a
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 9, 2001
    Publication date: May 23, 2002
    Inventors: William D. Honnick, Gerald H. Reifenberg, Kevin C. Cannon
  • Patent number: 6316654
    Abstract: This invention provides: (a) new organotin functionalized silanes: (b) a solid prepared by chemically bonding organotin functionalized silanes to a solid inorganic support containing surface hydroxy groups: (c) a solid catalyst prepared from said supported organotin functionalized silane; (d) a process for conducting esterification or transesterification, and urethane, urea, silicone, and amino forming reaction utilizing said solid supported catalyst; (e) a process of separating the solid supported catalyst from the reaction products employing ligand-solid separation techniques; (f) reuse of the solid supported catalyst after being separated from the reaction products; (g) a continuous esterification or transesterification reaction or urethane, urea, silicone, or amino forming reaction or urethane, urea, silicone, or amino forming reaction comprising passing reactants for a esterification or transesterification reaction or urethane, urea, silicone, or amino forming reaction or a urethane, urea, silicone, or a
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 25, 2000
    Date of Patent: November 13, 2001
    Assignee: Atofina Chemicals, Inc.
    Inventors: William D. Honnick, Gerald H. Reifenberg, Kevin C. Cannon
  • Patent number: 6166235
    Abstract: This invention provides: (a) new organotin functionalized silanes: (b) a solid prepared by chemically bonding organotin functionalized silanes to a solid inorganic support containing surface hydroxy groups: (c) a solid catalyst prepared from said supported organotin functionalized silane; (d) a process for conducting esterification or transesterification, and urethane, urea, silicone, and amino forming reaction utilizing said solid supported catalyst; (e) a process of separating the solid supported catalyst from the reaction products employing ligand-solid separation techniques; (f) reuse of the solid supported catalyst after being separated from the reaction products; (g) a continuous esterification or transesterification reaction or urethane, urea, silicone, or amino form.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 25, 1998
    Date of Patent: December 26, 2000
    Assignee: Elf Atochem North America, Inc.
    Inventors: William D. Honnick, Gerald H. Reifenberg, deceased, Kevin C. Cannon
  • Patent number: 6162755
    Abstract: This invention provides: (a) new organotin functionalized silanes: (b) a solid prepared by chemically bonding organotin functionalized silanes to a solid inorganic support containing surface hydroxy groups: (c) a solid catalyst prepared from said supported organotin functionalized silane; (d) a process for conducting esterification or transesterification, and urethane, urea, silicone, and amino forming reaction utilizing said solid supported catalyst; (e) a process of separating the solid supported catalyst from the reaction products employing ligand--solid separation techniques; (f) reuse of the solid supported catalyst after being separated from the reaction products; (g) a continuous esterification or transesterification reaction or urethane, urea, silicone, or amino form.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 27, 1999
    Date of Patent: December 19, 2000
    Assignee: Elf Atochem North American, Inc.
    Inventors: William D. Honnick, Gerald H. Reifenberg, deceased, Kevin C. Cannon
  • Patent number: 6124380
    Abstract: The invention comprises a curable composition comprising: (i) a blocked reactive component wherein the blocked reactive component is a blocked isocyanate or a blocked isothiocyanate; (ii) a functional compound reactive with the blocked reactive component, the functional compound containing reactive hydrogen; (iii) a catalyst for promoting the reaction of the reactive component with the blocked functional compound, wherein said catalyst is based on the reaction product of manganese, cobalt, nickel, copper, zinc, germanium, antimony, or bismuth, or the oxides thereof with a mercaptan, or an organic acid, wherein said organic acid is hexanoic, oxalic, adipic, lactic, tartaric, salicylic, thioglycolic, succinic, or mercapto succinic acid, or the reaction product of copper or germanium, or the oxides thereof with a lower aliphatic acid.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 12, 1999
    Date of Patent: September 26, 2000
    Assignee: Elf Atochem North America, Inc.
    Inventors: Emily C. Bossert, Kevin Cannon, William D. Honnick, Wayne Ranbom
  • Patent number: 6042893
    Abstract: The invention comprises a curable composition comprising: (i) a blocked reactive component wherein the blocked reactive component is a blocked isocyanate or a blocked isothiocyanate; (ii) a functional compound reactive with the blocked reactive component, the functional compound containing reactive hydrogen; (iii) a catalyst for promoting the reaction of the reactive component with the blocked functional compound, wherein said catalyst is based on the reaction product of manganese, cobalt, nickel, copper, zinc, germanium, antimony, or bismuth, or the oxides thereof with a mercaptan, or an organic acid, wherein said organic acid is hexanoic, oxalic, adipic, lactic, tartaric, salicylic, thioglycolic, succinic, or mercapto succinic acid, or the reaction product of copper or germanium, or the oxides thereof with a lower aliphatic acid.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 12, 1999
    Date of Patent: March 28, 2000
    Assignee: Elf Atochem North America Inc.
    Inventors: Emily C. Bossert, Kevin Cannon, William D. Honnick, Wayne Ranbom
  • Patent number: 6028128
    Abstract: The invention comprises a curable composition comprising: (i) a blocked reactive component wherein the blocked reactive component is a blocked isocyanate or a blocked isothiocyanate; (ii) a functional compound reactive with the blocked reactive component, the functional compound containing reactive hydrogen; (iii) a catalyst for promoting the reaction of the reactive component with the blocked functional compound, wherein said catalyst is based on the reaction product of manganese, cobalt, nickel, copper, zinc, germanium, antimony, or bismuth, or the oxides thereof with a mercaptan, or an organic acid, wherein said organic acid is hexanoic, oxalic, adipic, lactic, tartaric, salicylic, thioglycolic, succinic, or mercapto succinic acid, or the reaction product of copper or germanium, or the oxides thereof with a lower aliphatic acid.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 19, 1998
    Date of Patent: February 22, 2000
    Assignee: ELF Atochem North America, Inc.
    Inventors: Emily C. Bossert, Kevin Cannon, William D. Honnick, Wayne Ranbom
  • Patent number: 6001900
    Abstract: The invention comprises a curable composition comprising: (i) a blocked reactive component wherein the blocked reactive component is a blocked isocyanate or a blocked isothiocyanate; (ii) a functional compound reactive with the blocked reactive component, the functional compound containing reactive hydrogen; (iii) a catalyst for promoting the reaction of the reactive component with the blocked functional compound, wherein said catalyst is based on the reaction product of manganese, cobalt, nickel, copper, zinc, germanium, antimony, or bismuth, or the oxides thereof with a mercaptan, or an organic acid, wherein said organic acid is hexanoic, oxalic, adipic, lactic, tartaric, salicylic, thioglycolic, succinic, or mercapto succinic acid, or the reaction product of copper or germanium, or the oxides thereof with a lower aliphatic acid.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 13, 1997
    Date of Patent: December 14, 1999
    Assignee: Elf Atochem North America, Inc.
    Inventors: Emily C. Bossert, Kevin Cannon, William D. Honnick, Wayne Ranbom
  • Patent number: 5981685
    Abstract: Dual cure organotin salts of strong organic acids, the use of such salts as catalysts and an improved process for producing the catalysts are provided. The catalysts are capable of effectively catalyzing esterification and transesterification reactions and urethane, silicone, melamine, ester and acrylic forming reactions and can simultaneously catalyze more than one reaction in a mixture of urethane, silicone, amino, ester and acrylic polymer forming reactants to produce a polymer mixture.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 9, 1998
    Date of Patent: November 9, 1999
    Assignee: ELF Atochem North America, Inc.
    Inventors: Sri R. Seshadri, William D. Honnick, Melvin H. Gitlitz
  • Patent number: 5910373
    Abstract: The invention comprises a curable composition comprising: (i) a blocked reactive component wherein the blocked reactive component is a blocked isocyanate or a blocked isothiocyanate; (ii) a functional compound reactive with the blocked reactive component, the functional compound containing reactive hydrogen.; (iii) a catalyst for promoting the reaction of the reactive component with the blocked functional compound, wherein said catalyst is based on the reaction product of manganese, cobalt., nickel, copper, zinc, germanium, antimony, or bismuth, or the oxides thereof with a mercaptan, or an organic acid, wherein said organic acid is hexanoic, oxalic, adipic, lactic, tartaric, salicylic, thioglycolic, succinic, or mercapto succinic acid, or the reaction product of copper or germanium, or the oxides thereof with a lower aliphatic acid.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 13, 1997
    Date of Patent: June 8, 1999
    Assignee: Elf Atochem North America, Inc.
    Inventors: Emily C. Bossert, Kevin Cannon, William D. Honnick, Wayne Ranbom
  • Patent number: 5859165
    Abstract: The invention comprises a curable composition comprising:(i) a blocked reactive component wherein the blocked reactive component is a blocked isocyanate or a blocked isothiocyanate;(ii) a functional compound reactive with the blocked reactive component, the functional compound containing reactive hydrogen;(iii) a catalyst for promoting the reaction of the reactive component with the blocked functional compound, wherein said catalyst is based on the reaction product of manganese, cobalt, nickel, copper, zinc, germanium, antimony, or bismuth, or the oxides thereof with a mercaptan, or an organic acid, wherein said organic acid is hexanoic, oxalic, adipic, lactic, tartaric, salicylic, thioglycolic, succinic, or mercapto succinic acid, or the reaction product of copper or germanium, or the oxides thereof with a lower aliphatic acid.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 6, 1995
    Date of Patent: January 12, 1999
    Assignee: Elf Atochem North America, Inc.
    Inventors: Emily C. Bossert, Kevin Cannon, William D. Honnick, Wayne Ranbom