With Organic Sulfoxy Containing Component (e.g., Sulfate, Sulfonate, Etc.) Patents (Class 510/125)
  • Patent number: 11046921
    Abstract: The need for an antimicrobial hard surface cleaning composition providing good antimicrobial efficacy, even at low levels of the antimicrobial agent, while also providing improved surface shine, is met by formulating the composition with an antimicrobial active and an amine.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 9, 2018
    Date of Patent: June 29, 2021
    Assignee: The Procter & Gamble Company
    Inventors: Raphael Angeline Alfons Ceulemans, Patrick Firmin August Delplancke, Neil Thomas Fairweather, Eva Maria Perez-Prat Vinuesa
  • Patent number: 10945937
    Abstract: Aqueous surfactant compositions containing one or more alpha-sulfo fatty acid disalt (A) of general formula (I), R1CH(SO3M1)COOM2??(I), in which the radical R1 is a linear or branched alkyl or alkenyl radical having 6 to 18 carbon atoms and the radicals M1 and M2, independently of one another, are selected from H, Li, Na, K, Ca/2, Mg/2, ammonium, and alkanolamine, one or more N-acyl amino acid compound (B) selected from glycinates of general formula (IIa), sarcosinates of general formula (IIb), ?-alaninates of general formula (IIc), and ?-alaninates of general formula (IId) R23—CO—NH—CH2—COOM13??(IIa) R23—CO—N(CH3)—CH2—COOM13??(IIb) R23—CO—NH—CH(CH3)—COOM13??(IIc) R23—CO—NH—CH2—CH2—COOM13??(IId), wherein the radical R23 in the compounds (IIa), (IIb), (IIc) and (IId) is a linear or branched alkyl or alkenyl radical having 7 to 19 carbon atoms and the radical M13 is selected from H, Li, Na, K, Ca/2, Mg/2, ammonium, and alkanolamine, and water.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 11, 2017
    Date of Patent: March 16, 2021
    Assignee: BASF SE
    Inventors: Claudia Brunn, Ansgar Behler
  • Patent number: 10806687
    Abstract: A stable flowable aqueous composition comprising at least two component surfactants, each component surfactant having a maximum solubility in water at which a saturated solution forms, wherein the total concentration of all surfactants present in the composition is greater than would be obtained by combining equivalent amounts of saturated solutions of the component surfactants; wherein at least one component surfactant includes a compound of formula (I): wherein R1 represents a C4-36 alkyl group; each of R2, R3, R4 and R5 independently represents a hydrogen atom or a C1-4 alkyl group and wherein at least one of R2, R3, R4 and R5 is not hydrogen and M? represents a cation.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 14, 2010
    Date of Patent: October 20, 2020
    Assignee: Innospec Limited
    Inventors: Philip Cotrell, Samad Syed
  • Patent number: 10653611
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a cosmetic composition, especially a haircare composition for conditioning the hair, which comprises an amino silicone, a cationic surfactant, a fatty alcohol comprising 8 to 30 carbon atoms, and a hydrocarbon-based oil. The invention also relates to a treatment process for keratin substances, in particular for conditioning hair, implementing said cosmetic composition.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 2, 2013
    Date of Patent: May 19, 2020
    Assignee: L'OREAL
    Inventors: Diego Alves, Alice Matos Xavier
  • Patent number: 10653910
    Abstract: A fire fighting composition according to the invention comprises a first surfactant selected from alkyl group-containing amphoteric surfactants, wherein the alkyl group contains at least 8 carbon atoms, and alkyl group-containing zwitterionic surfactants, wherein the alkyl group contains at least 8 carbon atoms, and mixtures thereof, and a second surfactant selected from alkyl group-containing anionic surfactants, wherein the alkyl group contains at least 8 carbon atoms, and wherein the weight ratio of the first surfactant to the second surfactant is in the range of from 3:1 to 1:1.5, wherein the fire fighting foaming composition is essential free of fluorine. Typically, the first surfactant is selected from alkyl amine oxides, betaines and N-alkyl pyrrolidones. Typically, the second surfactant is selected from alkyl sulphates, alkyl phosphates, dialkylsulphosuccinates, sodium alkyl ether sulphates and alkyl carboxylates.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 13, 2015
    Date of Patent: May 19, 2020
    Assignee: Angus Holdings Safety Group Limited
    Inventors: Joel Da Costa, John McCabe
  • Patent number: 10421676
    Abstract: The invention provides a bactericidal/algicidal method including adding an oxidant-based bactericidal/algicidal agent and a stabilizer therefor to a target water system, characterized in that the amount of combined chlorine or the stabilizer in the water system is controlled by generating free residual chlorine in the water system, and a bactericidal/algicidal method including adding an oxidant-based bactericidal/algicidal agent and a stabilizer therefor to a target water system, characterized in that the amount of the oxidant-based bactericidal/algicidal agent added is controlled so that the concentration of total residual chlorine in the water system falls within a predetermined range, and the amount of combined chlorine or the stabilizer is controlled so that the concentration of free residual chlorine in the water system falls within a predetermined range.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 10, 2008
    Date of Patent: September 24, 2019
    Assignee: KURITA WATER INDUSTRIES LTD.
    Inventors: Yutaka Yoneda, Hideo Otaka, Kouichi Tanaka, Kazuhiko Tsunoda, Naohiro Nagai, Akira Iimura
  • Patent number: 10119100
    Abstract: A laundry detergent composition including an alkyl isethionate and a de-foaming agent.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 5, 2017
    Date of Patent: November 6, 2018
    Assignee: The Honest Company, Inc.
    Inventors: Kevin Ewell, Carolyn Shawn Murphy, Bradley J. Barron, Christopher Gavigan
  • Patent number: 9533951
    Abstract: Disclosed are a variety of amphoteric compounds having a heterocyclic quaternary nitrogen group. The heterocycle includes pyridines, piperidines, and pyrrolidines, and is linked to the hydrophobe via either an amide or an ester linkage. These heterocyclic amphoteric compounds can be advantageously prepared in high yield and purity by a two-step chemoenzymatic process, and have excellent surfactant properties.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 20, 2014
    Date of Patent: January 3, 2017
    Assignee: Eastman Chemical Company
    Inventors: Neil Warren Boaz, Matthew Allen Boone
  • Patent number: 9273192
    Abstract: A method of preventing microbial growth on water treatment dispersant includes adding a quantity of zinc to a liquid dispersant used for sequestering of alkaline earth metals. The zinc inhibits growth of mold, fungi and bacteria in the liquid dispersant. A mixture is defined that includes the zinc and the liquid dispersant.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 6, 2014
    Date of Patent: March 1, 2016
    Inventor: George Reck
  • Patent number: 9040472
    Abstract: A cleansing composition for cleansing skin, especially for removing grease from skin. A cleaning composition of the present invention may also be used in ready-to-use (or in-use) kits, such as two component kits, suitable for cleansing skin.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 25, 2012
    Date of Patent: May 26, 2015
    Assignee: University of New Brunswick
    Inventor: Frank Collins
  • Patent number: 9018150
    Abstract: Disclosed is a cleansing composition containing from about 6% to about 20% of at least one nonionic surfactant; from about 3% to about 10% of at least one amphoteric surfactant; from about 2% to about 8% of at least one anionic surfactant; and from about 0.1% to about 5% of at least one cationic conditioning surfactant, cationic conditioning amine, or a mixture thereof; wherein the amount of nonionic surfactant present in the final composition is greater than the amount of the amphoteric surfactant, and the ratio of the nonionic surfactant (a) to anionic surfactant (c) is at least about 1.9 as much as the anionic surfactant, based on the weight percent of each surfactant in the final composition.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 9, 2013
    Date of Patent: April 28, 2015
    Assignee: L'Oreal
    Inventor: Kirolos Rizk
  • Patent number: 9006162
    Abstract: The present invention is directed to a cleansing composition containing: (a) from about 6% to about 20% of at least one nonionic surfactant; (b) from about to about 10% of at least one amphoteric surfactant; (c) from about 2% to about 8% of at least one anionic surfactant; and (d) from about 0.01% to about 5% of at least one cationic conditioning polymer; wherein the amount of nonionic surfactant (a) present in the final composition is greater than the amount of the amphoteric surfactant (b), and the ratio of nonionic surfactant (a) to anionic surfactant (c) is at least 1.9, based on the weight percent of each surfactant in the final composition.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 9, 2013
    Date of Patent: April 14, 2015
    Assignee: L'Oreal
    Inventor: Kirolos Rizk
  • Patent number: 8933055
    Abstract: The antimicrobial composition of the present invention comprises a cationic active ingredient, a quaternized sugar-derived surfactant, and an optional foam boosting surfactant. These formulations have a high cidal activity in a short amount of time and provide stable copious foam. The formulations of the present invention also exhibit enhanced tissue (e.g. skin) compatibility as defined by an in vitro whole toxicology assessment method.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 21, 2011
    Date of Patent: January 13, 2015
    Assignee: Ecolab USA Inc.
    Inventors: Daniel E. Pedersen, Angela R. Eder, Charles A. Hodge
  • Patent number: 8921292
    Abstract: This shampoo composition includes 3 to 30 mass % of a taurine salt component (a) of an acylmethyl-?-alanine represented by formula (1); 3 to 30 mass % of an amphoteric surfactant component (b) represented by formula (2) or formula (3); 0.03 to 3 mass % of a cationized polymer component (c); and 37 to 94 mass % of a water component (d), the mass ratio (a)/(b) of the component (a) and the component (b) is 0.2 to 3. (R1CO represents a C8-22 acyl group. M represents an alkali metal, alkanolamine or basic amino acid.) (R2 represents a C8-22 alkyl group or alkenyl group.) (R3CO represents a C8-22 acyl group, and n represents 1 to 3.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 12, 2012
    Date of Patent: December 30, 2014
    Assignee: NOF Corporation
    Inventors: Hiroya Fujita, Tomoki Iwata
  • Publication number: 20140342967
    Abstract: This shampoo composition includes 3 to 30 mass % of a taurine salt component (a) of an acylmethyl-?-alanine represented by formula (1); 3 to 30 mass % of an amphoteric surfactant component (b) represented by formula (2) or formula (3); 0.03 to 3 mass % of a cationized polymer component (c); and 37 to 94 mass % of a water component (d), the mass ratio (a)/(b) of the component (a) and the component (b) is 0.2 to 3. (R1CO represents a C8-22 acyl group. M represents an alkali metal, alkanolamine or basic amino acid.) (R2 represents a C8-22 alkyl group or alkenyl group.) (R3CO represents a C8-22 acyl group, and n represents 1 to 3.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 12, 2012
    Publication date: November 20, 2014
    Inventors: Hiroya Fujita, Tomoki Iwata
  • Patent number: 8802607
    Abstract: A composition comprising a) a surfactant comprising an anionic surfactant; b) at least 8 weight % of the composition of a C12-18 fatty alcohol, and c) water. A cleansing method includes applying the composition to skin or hair and washing, and optionally rinsing with water.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 9, 2010
    Date of Patent: August 12, 2014
    Assignee: Colgate-Palmolive Company
    Inventors: Aixing Fan, Jeffrey Mastrull, Edward Simpson
  • Patent number: 8741825
    Abstract: To provide a cleansing composition showing excellent properties during cleansing and rinsing while satisfying foam performance. The hair cleansing composition according to the invention contains the following ingredients (A), (B), (C), and (D) at a weight ratio of Ingredient (A) to Ingredient (B) [(A)/(B)] is of from 0.1 to 1.2 and at a weight ratio of Ingredient (A) to Ingredient (C) [(A)/(C)] of from 0.1 to 1.2: (A) an ether carboxylate surfactant, (B) an ether sulfate surfactant, (C) a betaine amphoteric surfactant, (D) a cationic-group containing copolymer obtained by the copolymerization of a monomer mixture containing three monomers.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 3, 2009
    Date of Patent: June 3, 2014
    Assignee: Kao Corporation
    Inventors: Tomoko Uchiyama, Hayato Yoshikawa
  • Patent number: 8673833
    Abstract: A low irritancy cleansing composition comprises: (a) an anionic surfactant compound of formula (I): wherein R1 represents a C4-36 substituted or unsubstituted hydrocarbyl group; each of R2, R3, R4 and R5 independently represents a hydrogen atom or a C1-4 alkyl group and wherein at least one of R2, R3, R4 and R5 is not hydrogen and M+ represents a cation; and (b) an amphoteric surfactant; wherein the molar ratio of component (a) to component (b) is from 0.25:1 to 4:1 and wherein the composition comprises less than 3 wt % polyethoxylated non-ionic species.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 2, 2010
    Date of Patent: March 18, 2014
    Assignee: Innospec Limited
    Inventor: Philip Cotrell
  • Publication number: 20140065088
    Abstract: Aqueous free-flowing surfactant compositions having non-Newtonian shear thinning properties are disclosed. These stable compositions include both cationic and anionic surfactants and can suspend water-insoluble particles or partially insoluble components.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 13, 2013
    Publication date: March 6, 2014
    Applicant: RHODIA OPERATIONS
    Inventors: Seren FRANTZ, Stewart WARBURTON
  • Patent number: 8658581
    Abstract: A cosmetic preparation is disclosed, comprising (a) at least one surfactant selected from the group consisting of non-alkoxylated anionic surfactants, zwitterionic surfactants and amphoteric surfactants, (b) a microemulsion, and (c) at least one cationic polymer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 14, 2008
    Date of Patent: February 25, 2014
    Assignee: Cognis IP Management GmbH
    Inventors: Matthias Hloucha, Hans-Martin Haake, Esther Küsters, Jasmin Menzer, Wolf Eisfeld, Werner Seipel, Hermann Hensen, Esther Ricarda Reinhardt
  • Patent number: 8653014
    Abstract: A shampoo composition having from about 5% to about 50% of a combination of sodium lauryl sulfate and sodium laureth-n sulfate, less than 3.82% of sodium laureth-n sulfate having n>1. The shampoo composition further includes from about 0.5% to about 3% of a co-surfactant selected from the group consisting of amphoteric, zwitterionic, and nonionic surfactants. The shampoo composition has a dispersed gel network phase having at least 0.05% of one or more fatty alcohols, at least 0.01% of one or more secondary surfactants, and water. The shampoo composition further includes at least about 20% of an aqueous carrier. The shampoo composition further has an enthalpy of transition from about 0 J/g to about 0.2 J/g as measured according to differential scanning calorimetry in a peak melt transition temperature range between about 18° C. to about 30° C.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 5, 2012
    Date of Patent: February 18, 2014
    Assignee: The Procter & Gamble Company
    Inventors: Jennifer Elaine Hilvert, Stephanie Marie Harris Riley, Elizabeth Rebecca Aistrup
  • Patent number: 8648023
    Abstract: A process for inhibiting dyed hair fibers from losing their color during shampooing involving contacting the dyed hair fibers with a composition containing: (a) at least one polyamine compound having at least two amino groups; (b) at least one anionic silicone; and (c) optionally, at least one surfactant, and wherein (a) is present in the composition in an amount sufficient to inhibit the dyed hair fibers from losing their color during shampooing.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 29, 2012
    Date of Patent: February 11, 2014
    Assignee: L'Oréal
    Inventors: Nghi Van Nguyen, David W. Cannell, Cynthia Chong Espino, Katherine Natalie Barger
  • Patent number: 8623802
    Abstract: An aqueous composition comprising: (a) an acyl isethionate of formula (I): wherein R1 is an alkyl or alkenyl group having from (7) to (21) carbon atoms and M+ is a cation; and (b) a further surfactant selected from nonionic surfactants, cationic surfactants and anionic surfactants other than those of formula (I); wherein component (a) and component (b) together comprise more than (12) wt % of the composition.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 25, 2011
    Date of Patent: January 7, 2014
    Assignee: Innospec Limited
    Inventors: Stephen Moss O'Connor, Phillip Lorraine Cotrell
  • Patent number: 8618034
    Abstract: An aqueous composition comprising: (a) an acyl isethionate of formula (I): wherein R1 is an alkyl or alkenyl group having from (7) to (21) carbon atoms and M+ a cation; and (b) an amphoteric, betaine or sultaine surfactant; wherein the weight ratio of component (a) to component (b) is more than 3:1.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 25, 2011
    Date of Patent: December 31, 2013
    Assignee: Innospec Limited
    Inventors: Stephen Moss O'Connor, Phillip Lorraine Cotrell
  • Patent number: 8557756
    Abstract: Provided are compositions containing a compatible mixture of a cationic surfactant and an anionic surfactant. A composition according to the invention comprises: (a) a first surfactant of formula I: wherein R, R1, R2, and R3 Y, X, and n are as defined below; (b) a second surfactant that is oppositely charged to the first surfactant.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 15, 2011
    Date of Patent: October 15, 2013
    Assignee: Dow Global Technologies LLC
    Inventors: Yongfu Wu, Cynthia L. Rand, Wanglin Yu, Irina V. Graf
  • Publication number: 20130255710
    Abstract: An aqueous composition includes: (a) surfactants comprising a salt of a C10-16 alcohol ethoxylate sulfate, a betaine surfactant, and an alkyl polyglucoside, wherein the salt of the C10-16 alcohol ethoxylate sulfate is present in a quantity that is greater than any other surfactant; (b) at least 15 weight % of the composition of a C12-18 fatty acid. A cleansing method includes applying the composition to skin or hair and washing, and optionally rinsing with water.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 9, 2010
    Publication date: October 3, 2013
    Applicant: COLGATE-PALMOLIVE COMPANY
    Inventors: Aixing Fan, Jeffrey Mastrull, Edward Simpson
  • Publication number: 20130261037
    Abstract: A composition comprising a) a surfactant comprising an anionic surfactant; b) at least 8 weight % of the composition of a C12-18 fatty alcohol, and c) water. A cleansing method includes applying the composition to skin or hair and washing, and optionally rinsing with water.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 9, 2010
    Publication date: October 3, 2013
    Applicant: Colgate-Palmolive Company
    Inventors: Aixing Fan, Jeffrey Mastrull, Edward Simpson
  • Patent number: 8530399
    Abstract: An aqueous conditioning shampoo composition comprising an anionic cleansing surfactant and a gel network comprising: (i) a fatty material selected from C12-C22 fatty alcohol, C12-C22 fatty acid, C12-C22 fatty amide or mixtures thereof and (ii) hydrophobic particulates having a melting point of greater than that of the fatty material.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 30, 2007
    Date of Patent: September 10, 2013
    Assignee: Conopco Inc.
    Inventors: Colin Christopher David Giles, Anuchai Sinsawat
  • Publication number: 20130171088
    Abstract: Aqueous free-flowing surfactant compositions having non-Newtonian shear thinning properties are disclosed. These stable compositions include both cationic and anionic surfactants and can suspend water-insoluble particles or partially insoluble components.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 28, 2013
    Publication date: July 4, 2013
    Applicant: Rhodia Operations
    Inventors: Seren FRANTZ, Steward Wartburton
  • Patent number: 8476212
    Abstract: The disclosure relates to novel detergent compositions comprising, in a cosmetically acceptable medium, at least one sulfate or sulfonate anionic surfactant, at least one amphoteric and/or zwitterionic surfactant and at least one particular amino silicone, the (amphoteric and/or zwitterionic surfactant)/(sulfate or sulfonate anionic surfactant) weight ratio ranging from 1:1 to 2:1, the total amount of surfactants representing from 4% to 35% by weight relative to the total weight of the final composition. The disclosure also relates to the use of the composition for protecting the coloration of, for example, artificially dyed hair.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 7, 2009
    Date of Patent: July 2, 2013
    Assignee: L'Oreal
    Inventors: Sandrine Decoster, Stéphanie Neplaz
  • Patent number: 8470754
    Abstract: The disclosure relates to novel detergent compositions comprising, in a cosmetically acceptable medium, (A) at least one sulfate or sulfonate anionic surfactant, (B) at least one surfactant chosen from amphoteric and zwitterionic surfactants and (C) at least one amino silicone with a weight-average molecular mass Mw greater than or equal to 75,000, the (sulfate or sulfonate anionic surfactant)/(amphoteric and/or zwitterionic surfactant) weight ratio ranging from 1:1 to 2:1, the total amount of surfactants representing from 4% to 35% by weight relative to the total weight of the final composition. The disclosure also relates to the use of the composition for protecting the coloration of artificially dyed hair.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 7, 2009
    Date of Patent: June 25, 2013
    Assignee: L'Oreal
    Inventors: Sandrine Decoster, Stéphanie Neplaz
  • Publication number: 20130102513
    Abstract: The aqueous hair cleansing agent of the present invention contains components (A), (B), (C), and (D) below: (A) from 1 to 30 weight % of a sulfate type anionic surfactant represented by the general formula (1) below R1O(CH2CH2O)nSO3M??(1) wherein in the general formula (1) above, R1 presents an alkyl group or alkenyl group having 10 to 18 carbon atoms, M presents an alkali metal, an alkaline earth metal, ammonium, an alkanolamine, or a basic amino acid, and n presents a number from 0 to 5 as a mass average; (B) from 0.1 to 10 weight % of a polyoxypropylene alkyl ether type nonionic surfactant represented by the general formula (2) below R2O(CH2CH(CH3)O)mH??(2) wherein in the general formula (2) above, R2 presents a straight chain or branched alkyl group or alkenyl group having 8 to 10 carbon atoms, and m presents a number from 0.5 to 4 as a mass average; (C) from 0.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 13, 2011
    Publication date: April 25, 2013
    Applicant: KAO CORPORATION
    Inventor: Eiji Terada
  • Publication number: 20130090279
    Abstract: A shampoo composition having from about 5% to about 50% of a combination of sodium lauryl sulfate and sodium laureth-n sulfate, less than 3.82% of sodium laureth-n sulfate having n>1. The shampoo composition further includes from about 0.5% to about 3% of a co-surfactant selected from the group consisting of amphoteric, zwitterionic, and nonionic surfactants. The shampoo composition has a dispersed gel network phase having at least 0.05% of one or more fatty alcohols, at least 0.01% of one or more secondary surfactants, and water. The shampoo composition further includes at least about 20% of an aqueous carrier. The shampoo composition further has an enthalpy of transition from about 0 J/g to about 0.2 J/g as measured according to differential scanning calorimetry in a peak melt transition temperature range between about 18° C. to about 30° C.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 5, 2012
    Publication date: April 11, 2013
    Applicant: THE PROCTER & GAMBLE COMPANY
    Inventor: The Procter & Gamble Company
  • Publication number: 20130072410
    Abstract: The present invention provides liquid cleaning compositions useful in cold water and hard water laundry applications, and methods for making and using such compositions. The compositions of the invention use surfactants or surfactant blends, such as ?-sulfofatty acid esters or mixtures thereof (optionally along with one or more additional components), that have increased solubility/stability at cold temperatures, at higher-than-usual concentrations, and/or in hard water, with the composition remaining as a clear liquid. In certain embodiments, the compositions of the invention may be provided in the form of a unit dose, for example in a water-soluble pack or pouch. In use, the compositions of the invention result in an enhanced detergency along with a reduced amount of residue remaining in the machine, on laundered garments or cleaned dishware or hard surfaces, and on the body in personal care settings, and demonstrate a longer shelf-life, particularly when stored or used in colder temperatures.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 20, 2012
    Publication date: March 21, 2013
    Applicant: The Sun Products Corporation
    Inventor: The Sun Products Corporation
  • Publication number: 20120208898
    Abstract: Formulations of personal care compositions and personal care concentrate compositions containing salts of sulfonated fatty acid esters and/or salts of sulfonated fatty acids, and an alkyl betaine or sultaine are described. Personal care compositions of the present technology include liquid hand soaps, bath and shower washes, shampoos, 2-in-1 or 3-in-1 shampoos, antidandruff shampoo, facial cleaners, among others.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 20, 2012
    Publication date: August 16, 2012
    Inventors: Xue Min Dong, Branko Sajic, Laura L. Whitlock
  • Patent number: 8236743
    Abstract: A process for inhibiting dyed hair fibers from losing their color during shampooing involving contacting the dyed hair fibers with a composition containing: (a) at least one polyamine compound having at least two amino groups; (b) at least one anionic silicone; and (c) optionally, at least one surfactant, and wherein (a) is present in the composition in an amount sufficient to inhibit the dyed hair fibers from losing their color during shampooing.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 24, 2010
    Date of Patent: August 7, 2012
    Assignee: L'Oréal
    Inventors: Nghi Van Nguyen, David W. Cannell, Cynthia Chong Espino, Katherine Natalie Barger
  • Publication number: 20120196783
    Abstract: An ethylene oxide-free, dioxane-free, and formaldehyde-free personal care concentrate composition free of ethoxylated components which is non-irritating to eyes comprising water, sodium alkyl sulfate, propanediol, and a synthetic amphoteric surfactant selected from the group consisting of cocamidopropyl hydroxysultaine and cocamidopropyl betaine is disclosed. This composition is especially suitable for baby shampoos which are not irritating. In some embodiments the composition is free of formaldehyde.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 24, 2012
    Publication date: August 2, 2012
    Applicant: Rhodia Operations
    Inventors: Eugene D'AVERSA, Frank Wagner
  • Patent number: 8227393
    Abstract: Provided are compositions comprising a polyglyceryl nonionic surfactant, a zwitterionic surfactant, an organic acid preservative, a non-sulfate anionic surfactant and water, wherein the composition is substantially free of ethoxylated materials and has a pH of about 5.4 or less, and uses thereof. Also provided are compositions comprising a polyglyceryl nonionic surfactant, a zwitterionic surfactant, an organic acid preservative, and water, wherein the composition is substantially free of ethoxylated materials, substantially free of sulfated anionic surfactants, and has a pH of about 5.4 or less, and uses thereof.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 21, 2010
    Date of Patent: July 24, 2012
    Assignee: Johnson & Johnson Consumer Companies, Inc.
    Inventor: Michael J. Fevola
  • Patent number: 8148309
    Abstract: A composition and method for a cross-linked acrylic acid polymer based personal cleanser having high clarity is disclosed. Particular compositional ingredients are combined in a specified process such that the final composition comprises a clear, transparent personal cleansing product.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 30, 2007
    Date of Patent: April 3, 2012
    Assignee: The Dial Corporation
    Inventors: Chris Luciow, Evangeline Eng
  • Patent number: 8148308
    Abstract: A liquid cleansing composition comprising a glyceryl caprylate/caprate ester that provides excellent viscosity-building properties, as well as enhanced foaming properties. The glyceryl caprylate/caprate ester is preferably glyceryl caprylate/caprate, and is preferably obtained by esterifying glycerin with C8-C10 fatty acids derived from coconut or palm kernel oil. The cleansing composition also comprises one or more surfactants, and optional additives, and can be formulated into a body wash, shampoo, 2-in-1 shampoo, facial cleanser, or liquid hand soap.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 30, 2009
    Date of Patent: April 3, 2012
    Assignee: Stepan Company
    Inventors: Irma L. Ryklin, James A. Faunce
  • Patent number: 8138134
    Abstract: Quaternized cellulose ethers suitable for personal care products are described.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 24, 2007
    Date of Patent: March 20, 2012
    Inventors: Xiaodong Zhang, Russell L. Kreeger, Edward F. Diantonio, Wing K. Li, Tatiana Drovetskaya
  • Publication number: 20120021960
    Abstract: The present invention relates to an aqueous composition comprising: i) 0.5 to 10 mass percent of at least one sulfo-succinate surfactant; ii) 0.5 to 10 mass percent of at least one amphoteric surfactant; and iii) free, OH-functional compounds similar to the alcohol component of the esters of the sulfosuccinate surfectants that are employed, wherein the mass ratio of sulfosuccinate surfectant i) to the free, OH-functional compound ranges from 100:1 to 100:20. The invention further relates to the use of such a composition for producing cleansing compositions, or as cleansing compositions, in particular for the cleansing of skin and hair, and to skin and/or hair cleansing agents containing such a composition.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 1, 2010
    Publication date: January 26, 2012
    Applicant: EVONIK GOLDSCHMIDT GMBH
    Inventors: Hans Henning Wenk, Sascha Herrwerth, Klaus Jenni, Christian Noethe
  • Patent number: 8053400
    Abstract: A personal cleansing composition exhibiting enhanced skin feel (i.e., enhanced skin softness, reduced skin irritation, reduced residue, and reduced greasy, tacky, or tight skin feel), enhanced foaming and lather, and good cleansing, more specifically, a personal cleansing composition comprising a mixture of alpha sulfonated alkyl esters or sulfonated fatty acids, or salts thereof, with an alkyl sulfoacetate or ethoxylated alkyl sulfoacetate, or salts thereof, secondary surfactants, and optional additives.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 3, 2006
    Date of Patent: November 8, 2011
    Assignee: Stepan Company
    Inventors: Xue Min Dong, Branko Sajic, Irene Shapiro, Minh Tong, John Frank Zamorski
  • Publication number: 20110268683
    Abstract: A pourable ringing gel surfactant composition comprising a mixture of at least one anionic surfactant having a C8-C18 carbon chain and at least one zwitterionic or amphoteric surfactant having a C8-C18 carbon chain, wherein the ringing gel is capable of suspending solid or liquid particles without sedimentation.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 31, 2011
    Publication date: November 3, 2011
    Applicant: Rhodia, Inc.
    Inventors: John Hawkins, Pascal J. Herve, Ryan Murphy, Larry Hough
  • Publication number: 20110039744
    Abstract: A personal cleansing composition comprising a liquid matrix comprising water; a lathering surfactant; and an external structurant comprising a bacterial cellulose network and a cationic polymer; wherein a particulate material is suspended within the liquid matrix and the composition has a compositional pH of less than about 7. Methods of use and making are also provided.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 11, 2010
    Publication date: February 17, 2011
    Inventors: Benjamin Parker Heath, Timothy Woodrow Coffindaffer, Kenneth Eugene Kyte, III, Edward Dewey Smith, III, Shawn D. McConaughy
  • Publication number: 20110034361
    Abstract: The invention relates to a concentrated base, particularly for detergent products and products for personal care and hygiene, comprising a combination of at least three surfactants selected from the group consisting of acylmethyltaurates, alkylamidopropylbetaines, alkyl amphoacetates, alkyl amphodiacetates, alkylsulphoacetates, acyl sarcosinates, acyl lactylates and acyl glutamates. The viscosity of the concentrated base of the invention can advantageously be adjusted by simple dilution with water to the concentration of use and/or by adding small amounts of electrolytes. Detergent products and products for personal care and hygiene comprising the concentrated base of the invention are also described.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 9, 2009
    Publication date: February 10, 2011
    Inventors: Fabrizio Guala, Elisabetta Merlo, Giovanni Villa
  • Publication number: 20110000500
    Abstract: The invention provides a liquid cleansing composition comprising: (i) 1 to 30% by weight, based on the total weight of the composition, of anionic surfactant; (ii) up to 5% by weight, based on the total weight of the composition, of amphoteric surfactant; (iii) up to 2% by weight, based on the total weight of the composition, of electrolyte; (iv) at least 0.5% by weight, based on the total weight of the composition, of monoalkanolamide surfactant, and (v) from 50 to 94.5% by weight, based on the total weight of the composition, of water, wherein the composition has a viscosity upon dilution which is greater than its viscosity prior to dilution.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 16, 2009
    Publication date: January 6, 2011
    Inventor: Amauri Zanini Luna
  • Publication number: 20100311627
    Abstract: A cosmetic preparation is disclosed, comprising (a) at least one surfactant selected from the group consisting of non-alkoxylated anionic surfactants, zwitterionic surfactants and amphoteric surfactants, (b) a microemulsion, and (c) at least one cationic polymer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 14, 2008
    Publication date: December 9, 2010
    Applicant: COGNIS IP MANAGEMENT GMBH
    Inventors: Matthias Hloucha, Hans-Martin Haake, Esther Kusters, Jasmin Menzer, Wolf Eisfeld, Werner Seipel, Hermann Hensen, Esther Ricarda Gehm
  • Publication number: 20100307523
    Abstract: Personal cleansing compositions that comprise (A) a cleansing phase containing a surfactant and water; and (B) a separate benefit phase comprising at least one high internal phase emulsion; wherein the cleansing and benefit phases are packaged together and are in physical contact. These compositions and corresponding methods provide improved cosmetics, skin feel, and/or skin benefit efficacy.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 20, 2010
    Publication date: December 9, 2010
    Inventors: Karl Shiqing WEI, Cheyne Pohlman Thomas, Mark Richard Sine, William Joseph Monsueir, George Endel Deckner
  • Publication number: 20100292116
    Abstract: To provide a cleansing composition showing excellent properties during cleansing and rinsing while satisfying foam performance. The hair cleansing composition according to the invention contains the following ingredients (A), (B), (C), and (D) at a weight ratio of Ingredient (A) to Ingredient (B) [(A)/(B)] is of from 0.1 to 1.2 and at a weight ratio of Ingredient (A) to Ingredient (C) [(A)/(C)] of from 0.1 to 1.2: (A) an ether carboxylate surfactant, (B) an ether sulfate surfactant, (C) a betaine amphoteric surfactant, (D) a cationic-group containing copolymer obtained by the copolymerization of a monomer mixture containing three monomers.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 3, 2009
    Publication date: November 18, 2010
    Applicant: KAO Corporation
    Inventors: Tomoko Uchiyama, Hayato Yoshikawa