With Diverse Textile Treating Component (e.g., Laundry Sour, Optical Brightener, Etc.) Patents (Class 510/516)
  • Patent number: 11334695
    Abstract: The present invention relates to personal care compositions comprising malodor reduction compositions and methods of making and using such personal care compositions. Such personal care compositions comprising the malodor control technologies disclosed herein provide malodor control without leaving an undesireable scent and when perfume is used to scent such compositions, such scent is not unduely altered by the malodor control technology.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 19, 2017
    Date of Patent: May 17, 2022
    Assignee: The Procter & Gamble Company
    Inventors: Jonathan Robert Cetti, Gayle Marie Frankenbach, Steven Anthony Horenziak, Judith Ann Hollingshead
  • Patent number: 11334694
    Abstract: The present invention relates to personal care compositions comprising malodor reduction compositions and methods of making and using such personal care compositions. Such personal care compositions comprising the malodor control technologies disclosed herein provide malodor control without leaving an undesirable scent and when perfume is used to scent such compositions, such scent is not unduly altered by the malodor control technology.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 25, 2015
    Date of Patent: May 17, 2022
    Assignee: The Procter & Gamble Company
    Inventors: Jonathan Robert Cetti, Gayle Marie Frankenbach, Steven Anthony Horenziak, Judith Ann Hollingshead
  • Patent number: 11130929
    Abstract: A siloxane polymer. A composition including the polymer. A method of treating and/or cleaning a situs using the same.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 4, 2020
    Date of Patent: September 28, 2021
    Assignee: The Procter & Gamble Company
    Inventors: Rajan Keshav Panandiker, Bernard William Kluesener
  • Patent number: 11111460
    Abstract: The present invention relates to method for preparing composition containing at least a quaternary ammonium compound, a cationic polysaccharide, a fragrance material or perfume, a nonionic surfactant, and optionally a nonionic polysaccharide. The method notably comprises a step of preparing a premix of the fragrance material or perfume and the nonionic surfactant. Said composition may notably be used for fabric conditioning.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 18, 2015
    Date of Patent: September 7, 2021
    Assignee: RHODIA OPERATIONS
    Inventors: Hai Zhou Zhang, Nikolay Christov, Da Wei Jin, Lin He
  • Patent number: 11041138
    Abstract: A composition including a siloxane polymer. A method of treating and/or cleaning a situs using the same.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 4, 2020
    Date of Patent: June 22, 2021
    Assignee: The Procter & Gamble Company
    Inventors: Rajan Keshav Panandiker, Bernard William Kluesener
  • Patent number: 11034916
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a method for conditioning a fabric comprising the step of contacting the fabric with an aqueous medium comprising a composition, wherein the composition comprises: (a) a quaternary ammonium compound; (b) a cationic polysaccharide; and (c) a nonionic polysaccharide. In particular, the quaternary ammonium compound is a biodegradable quaternary ammonium compound. The composition has excellent softening performance and improved perfume longevity. The present invention also relates to use of said composition for conditioning a fabric.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 15, 2015
    Date of Patent: June 15, 2021
    Assignee: RHODIA OPERATIONS
    Inventors: Hai Zhou Zhang, Nikolay Christov, Da Wei Jin
  • Patent number: 10942107
    Abstract: Methods for screening skin cleansers for mildness can include utilization of a volume ratio of vesicles to micelles.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 6, 2018
    Date of Patent: March 9, 2021
    Assignee: The Procter & Gamble Company
    Inventors: Karl Shiqing Wei, Wei Ji, Marc Andrew Mamak, Peter Joseph Stoffolano
  • Patent number: 10781402
    Abstract: Liquid fabric enhancer compositions that include branched polyester compounds. Methods of making and using same.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 29, 2019
    Date of Patent: September 22, 2020
    Assignee: The Procter & Gamble Company
    Inventors: Rajan Keshav Panandiker, Bernard William Kluesener, Julie Ann Menkhaus
  • Patent number: 10487293
    Abstract: A composition including a plurality of particles, the particles including: about 25% to about 94% by weight a water soluble carrier; about 5% to about 45% by weight a quaternary ammonium compound formed from a parent fatty acid compound having an Iodine Value from about 18 to about 60; and about 0.5% to about 10% by weight a cationic polymer; wherein each of the particles has a mass from about 1 mg to about 1 g.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 1, 2017
    Date of Patent: November 26, 2019
    Assignee: The Procter & Gamble Company
    Inventors: Jaden S. Zerhusen, Rajan K. Panandiker, Michael P. Fontaine, Lenae V. Johnson, Alessandro Corona, III
  • Patent number: 10392582
    Abstract: A composition including a plurality of particles, the particles including: about 25% to about 94% by weight a water soluble carrier; about 5% to about 45% by weight a quaternary ammonium compound; and about 0.5% to about 10% by weight a cationic polymer; wherein each of the particles has a mass from about 1 mg to about 1 g; and wherein the composition has a viscosity from about 1 Pa-s to about 10 Pa-s at 65° C.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 1, 2017
    Date of Patent: August 27, 2019
    Assignee: The Procter & Gamble Company
    Inventors: Jaden S. Zerhusen, Michael P. Fontaine, Lenae V. Johnson, Rajan K. Panandiker, Charles L. Schmitt, Alessandro Corona, III
  • Patent number: 10377966
    Abstract: A composition including a plurality of particles, the particles including about 25% to about 94% by weight a water soluble carrier; about 5% to about 45% by weight a quaternary ammonium compound; about 1% to about 40% by weight a fatty acid; and about 0.5% to about 10% by weight a cationic polymer; wherein each of the particles has a mass from about 1 mg to about 1 g.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 1, 2017
    Date of Patent: August 13, 2019
    Assignee: The Procter & Gamble Company
    Inventors: Jaden S. Zerhusen, Lenae V. Johnson, Alessandro Corona, III, Rajan K. Panandiker, Michael P. Fontaine, Charles L. Schmitt
  • Patent number: 9783764
    Abstract: A fabric conditioner composition comprising an amino-functional, epoxide group containing silicone polymer having a weight average molecular weight of 400,000 to 900,000 a branched amine functional silicone. The branched amine functional silicone can be of structure R3SiO(RSi((CH2)aR?)O)m(RSi(OR?))n(R2SiO)pSiR3. The combination of the amino-functional, epoxide group containing silicone polymer and amine functional silicone can to reduce time needed for drying fabric, reducing color fading of fabric during laundering, reducing pilling of fabric, and reducing force needed to iron fabric.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 21, 2012
    Date of Patent: October 10, 2017
    Assignee: COLGATE-PALMOLIVE COMPANY
    Inventors: Juan Antonio Leon Navarro, Jose Javier Tovar Pescador, Oscar Bautista Cid
  • Publication number: 20150140050
    Abstract: The application describes a process for producing microcapsules which contain a shell made of polyurea and which surround in their interior a fragrance oil core, where the shell is obtained by the reaction of two structurally different diisocyanates in emulsion form.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 4, 2014
    Publication date: May 21, 2015
    Inventors: Jutta Hotz, Wolfgang Denuell
  • Publication number: 20150141309
    Abstract: A fabric softener composition comprising a fabric softener active, a perfume oil, and from 0.4% to 0.9%, by weight of the composition, of an amphiphile compound. The fabric softener composition delivers improved physical stability across a broad temperature range without compromising its fabric softening properties.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 6, 2014
    Publication date: May 21, 2015
    Inventors: Dries VAES, Neil Andrew MACLEOD
  • Patent number: 9018151
    Abstract: Novel compounds based on distyryl-biphenyl are provided. The compounds conform to the general structure The compounds are useful as optical brighteners. Compositions, such as laundry care compositions, containing such compounds are also provided.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 4, 2012
    Date of Patent: April 28, 2015
    Assignee: Milliken & Company
    Inventors: Eduardo Torres, Robert L. Mahaffey, Dominick J. Valenti, Patrick D. Moore, Leland G. Close, Jr.
  • Publication number: 20140287978
    Abstract: The present invention relates to perfume-containing microcapsules having both an aqueous inner phase and an oily inner phase, which can be used in home or personal care products, as well as to the process for producing these microcapsules and the consumer products comprising them.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 3, 2014
    Publication date: September 25, 2014
    Applicant: FIRMENICH SA
    Inventors: Lahoussine OUALI, Marlène JACQUEMOND
  • Publication number: 20140274869
    Abstract: Dryer products for imparting desired properties onto fabric during multiple drying cycles in laundry dryers and methods for fabricating dryer products are provided herein. In one embodiment, a dryer product is provided for use during multiple drying cycles in a laundry dryer and includes a solid body comprising a polymeric material. The dryer product further includes an active compound in and/or on the solid body. The dryer product is configured to release the active compound during a selected number of drying cycles at a temperature of from about 40° C. to about 100° C. The solid body is configured to fray after the selected number of drying cycles to indicate end-of-life.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 18, 2013
    Publication date: September 18, 2014
    Applicant: The Dial Corporation
    Inventors: Tasha Zander, Jeffrey Bankers
  • Patent number: 8835002
    Abstract: Water-dispersible core-shell microcapsules that are essentially free of formaldehyde. Also, oligomeric compositions of, and microcapsules obtained from, particular reaction products between a polyamine component and a particular mixture of glyoxal and a C4-6 2,2-dialkoxy-ethanal. These compositions and microcapsules can be used as part of a perfuming composition or of a perfumed consumer product.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 21, 2011
    Date of Patent: September 16, 2014
    Assignee: Firmenich SA
    Inventors: Damien Berthier, Géraldine Leon, Nicolas Paret
  • Patent number: 8809251
    Abstract: The present invention relates to compositions having granules of phthalocyanine compounds, to a process for the preparation thereof, and to the use thereof in washing agent and additive formulations. The composition has: a) At least one water-soluble phthalocyanine compound; b) At least one cross-linked polyvinylpyrrolidone component; c) At least one hydrophilic binding agent; and, optionally, d) Further additives suitable for the preparation of solid agglomerates; and may be liquid, solid, paste-like or gel-like.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 3, 2013
    Date of Patent: August 19, 2014
    Assignee: The Procter & Gamble Company
    Inventors: Patrick Christopher Stenger, Andrew Philip Moon, Gregory Scot Miracle, Ullrich Menge, Gunther Schlingloff, Frank Bachmann, Andreas Lindenmaier
  • 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
  • Patent number: 8715702
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a controlled release carrier system that can be incorporated into rinse-off application products containing at least one surfactant such as heavy duty liquids (HDL), Rinse Cycle Fabric Softeners (RCFS), Shampoos, Hair Conditioners, Shower Gels, cleansing products, and that enhance deposition of lipophilic active materials like fragrance, fine perfumes, flavors and other volatile compounds onto a surface. The fragrance composition is encapsulated within a shell comprising a silicon-containing material and the shell has a mean diameter size which is lower than 30 micrometer. The surfactant composition containing the fragrance composition is washed off and the fragrance is progressively released.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 25, 2009
    Date of Patent: May 6, 2014
    Assignee: Dow Corning Corporation
    Inventors: Fabrizio Galeone, Lorry Deklippel, Leon Andre Marteaux, Stephane Ugazio
  • Publication number: 20140082851
    Abstract: The present invention relates to thiazolium dyes, laundry care compositions comprising one or more thiazolium dyes, processes of making such dyes and laundry care compositions and methods of using same. The dyes, compositions and methods of the present invention are advantageous in providing improved hueing of fabric, including whitening of white fabric, while avoiding significant build up of bluing dyes on the fabric.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 25, 2012
    Publication date: March 27, 2014
    Applicant: The Procter & Gamble Company
    Inventors: Mark Robert SIVIK, Eugene Steven Sadlowski, Muill Lim, Manuela Javet, Cecile Pasquier, Brian Joseph Loughnane, Michael David Cummings, Donna D'Angelo Morrall, Kevin Lee Kott, Keith Homer Baker, Eduardo Torres, Laurent D. Keiken, Patrick D. Moore, Dominick J. Valenti, Robert L. Mahaffey
  • Publication number: 20140057827
    Abstract: An aqueous fabric conditioner composition comprising (a) from 2 to 9 wt % of a fabric softening active, by weight of the total composition, wherein the fabric softening active is an ester-linked quaternary ammonium compound having fatty acid chains comprising from 20 to 35 wt % of saturated C18 chains and from 20 to 35 wt % of monounsaturated C18 chains, by weight of total fatty acid chains; and (b) from 0.01 to 0.5 wt %, by weight of the total composition, of a floc prevention agent, which is a non-ionic alkoxylated material having an HLB value of from 8 to 18, wherein the aqueous fabric conditioner composition has a viscosity of greater than 50 cps, preferably from 55 to 200 cps as measured on a cup and bob viscometer; the viscosity being continuously measured under shear at 106 s?1 for 60 seconds, at 25° C. and wherein the composition leads to little or no floc formation upon addition to water.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 4, 2011
    Publication date: February 27, 2014
    Inventors: Elizabeth Ann Clowes, Michel Gilbert Jose Delroisse, Denis James Gregory, Robert Allan Hunter, Karl Gareth Kean Jones, James Merrington, Mark Nicholas Newman, Janette Perry, Shaun Charles Walsh, Jenny Wiggans
  • Patent number: 8648028
    Abstract: The present disclosure relates to a capsule having a core and a shell surrounding the core. The shell comprises a polymeric material produced by reacting a component (A) with a component (B). Component (A) comprises a polysiloxane bearing one or more amino groups and component (B) comprises one or more polyisocyanates. The disclosure also relates to processes for producing the capsules, methods of using the capsules, and to products containing the capsules.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 2, 2009
    Date of Patent: February 11, 2014
    Assignee: Symrise AG
    Inventor: Jan Looft
  • Publication number: 20130310301
    Abstract: The present invention relates to fabric treatment compositions containing multi-phase systems, polymers for use in multi-phase systems as well as products comprising such systems and methods of making and using same. Such treatment compositions may be used for example as laundry additives, and/or through the rinse to provide benefits including enhanced softening, color benefits, and wrinkle reduction.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 21, 2013
    Publication date: November 21, 2013
    Inventors: Mark Robert Sivik, Rajan Keshav Panandiker, Travis Kyle Hodgdon, Lidiany Gonzalez, Ouidad Benlahmar, Reinhold Joseph Leyrer, Volodymyr Boyko, Jules Hanna Mikhael
  • Publication number: 20130302392
    Abstract: The present application provides hydrogel microcapsules, particularly, canonized hydrogel microcapsules having improved substantivity. This application further relates to the use of hydrogel microcapsules for delivering encapsulated actives in a wide range of industries and applications including: agrochemicals, pharmaceuticals, cosmetics industry, personal care products, laundering detergents, homecare & cleaning products, dish washing detergents, oral care, dental care, textiles, paper, mining, oil industry, water treatment, adhesives, coatings, plastics, sealants, construction, paints, inks and dyes onto different substrate surfaces such as skin, hair, textiles.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 1, 2011
    Publication date: November 14, 2013
    Inventors: Kishor Kumar Mistry, Abdul Wahab Hussain, Petra Helga Beck, David Vaughan Palmer, Benjamin Roger Sales, Andrew Mint
  • Patent number: 8556993
    Abstract: The present invention relates to the use of a combination of a free fluorescent whitening agent and cationic polymer as a brightening agent for a synthetic single or blended textile, especially polyester textile, and to a corresponding brightening agent as well as a laundering process for brightening a synthetic, single or blended textile, which is characterized by a) preparing a composition by contacting a free fluorescent whitening agent with a cationic polymer, and b) treating said synthetic, single or blended textile with the composition prepared in step a).
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 7, 2006
    Date of Patent: October 15, 2013
    Assignee: BASF SE
    Inventors: Robert Hochberg, Oliver Becherer, Bernard Schultz, Goetz Scheffler, René Schlatter
  • Publication number: 20130230574
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a process for producing perfume-containing microcapsules with a polyurea wall that can be used in home or personal care products, as well as to the microcapsules themselves and consumer products that contain these microcapsules. The process of the invention uses a combination of aromatic and aliphatic polyisocyanates in specific relative concentrations.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 7, 2011
    Publication date: September 5, 2013
    Applicant: Firmenich SA
    Inventors: Arnaud Struillou, Nicolas Pichon, Sonia Godefroy, Claudie Bellouard Drevet
  • Patent number: 8518867
    Abstract: The invention relates to a solid, textile or skin care composition which comprises a water-soluble carrier, a textile-softening clay and a textile or skin care compound. The invention especially relates to a solid, textile or skin care composition wherein the water-soluble carrier is particulate and is coated with a powder comprising the softening clay and the textile or skin care compound. The invention also relates to textile-softening detergents or cleaning agents which comprise the textile or skin care composition.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 6, 2008
    Date of Patent: August 27, 2013
    Assignee: Henkel AG & Co. KGaA
    Inventors: Konstanze Mayer, Karl-Heinz Scheffler, Rene-Andres Artiga-Gonzalez, Mario Sturm, Tobias Segler
  • Patent number: 8497234
    Abstract: A solid textile care composition having a water-soluble carrier, a water-soluble polymer, a textile care compound and a perfume. A solid textile care composition in which the water-soluble carrier is present in particulate form and has an envelope composed of the water-soluble polymer, the textile care compound and the perfume. Also textile care washing or cleaning compositions comprising the textile care composition.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 6, 2008
    Date of Patent: July 30, 2013
    Assignee: Henkel AG & Co. KGaA
    Inventors: Konstanze Mayer, Karl-Heinz Scheffler, Rene-Andres Artiga-Gonzalez, Hubert Harth, Mario Sturm, Tobias Segler, Daniel Tigges
  • Publication number: 20130164355
    Abstract: The present invention relates to core shell microcapsules for use in liquid consumer products, wherein: the microcapsule shell is made of starting materials such that 50%-100% by weight of said materials have a density equal to or less than 1.05 g/cm3; the microcapsule core contains a fragrance composition comprising 20-100% by weight of at least one cyclic fragrance material with a density greater than 0.950 g/cm3 and a ClogP in the range of from 1.00 to 6.00; the weight ratio of core materials to shell materials is in the range from about 50:1 to about 1:1.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 15, 2011
    Publication date: June 27, 2013
    Applicant: TAKASAGO INTERNATIONAL CORPORATION
    Inventors: Emmanuel Julien Aussant, Stuart Bernard Fraser, Jonathan Frank Warr
  • Publication number: 20130165366
    Abstract: A fragrance tablet having a fragrance selected from the group consisting of synthetic fragrances, natural fragrances and essential oils; and a fragrance tablet delivery device, wherein said fragrance tablet delivery device is water soluble and related method is disclosed. The fragrance tablet dissolves in wash water and mixes with non-fragranced laundry detergent to create a desired scent.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 23, 2011
    Publication date: June 27, 2013
    Inventor: Jeff Slaboden
  • Publication number: 20130150279
    Abstract: Concentrated perfume compositions having an amphiphile are useful for incorporating perfume into concentrated fabric softener compositions.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 7, 2013
    Publication date: June 13, 2013
    Applicant: The Procter & Gamble Company
    Inventor: The Procter & Gamble Company
  • Patent number: 8461095
    Abstract: The present invention relates to thiazolium dyes, laundry care compositions comprising one or more thiazolium dyes, processes of making such dyes and laundry care compositions and methods of using same. The dyes, compositions and methods of the present invention are advantageous in providing improved hueing of fabric, including whitening of white fabric, while avoiding significant build up of bluing dyes on the fabric.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 14, 2011
    Date of Patent: June 11, 2013
    Assignee: Milliken & Company
    Inventors: Eduardo Torres, Laurent D. Kieken, Patrick D. Moore, Dominick J. Valenti, Robert L. Mahaffey, Cecile Pasquier, Manuela Javet, Mu-ill Lim, Eugene Steven Sadlowski, Mark Robert Sivik, Kevin Lee Kott, Keith Homer Baker
  • Publication number: 20130121946
    Abstract: Surface treatment compositions comprising certain cationic polymer(s), anionic surfactant, one or more shielding salts and hydrophobic association disruptor. The surface treatment compositions comprise at least about 6% by weight of cationic polymer, at least about 6% by weight anionic surfactant, and at least about 4% by weight of the shielding salt. The weight ratio of anionic surfactant to cationic polymer is between about 0.5:1 and about 4:1. The composition may also have a weight ratio of shielding salt to cationic polymer of between about 0.3:1 and about 3:1.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 6, 2012
    Publication date: May 16, 2013
    Applicant: THE PROCTER & GAMBLE COMPANY
    Inventor: The Procter & Gamble Company
  • Publication number: 20130116164
    Abstract: The invention comprises a procedure for conditioning and perfuming textiles and a product suitable for carrying out this procedure, with a long-lasting persistence of the perfuming effect in the garments. The procedure comprises the phases for obtaining a solid product that comprises a hydrosoluble core and an enveloping layer composed by at least one water-soluble softening active ingredient. These ingredients have water-soluble surface activity, adjuvants and perfumes. The procedure also includes the phases of dosing the solid treatment product at a concentration between 0.2 and 15 g/1 of treatment liquid, the application of the solid and the washing water in rinsing phase at pH between 3 and 10.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 17, 2012
    Publication date: May 9, 2013
    Applicant: INDUSTRIAS CATALA, S.A.
    Inventor: INDUSTRIAS CATALA, S.A.
  • Publication number: 20130109612
    Abstract: The present invention is directed to fluid fabric enhancing compositions and processes of making and using same. Such fluid fabric enhancing compositions have a desirable fabric enhancer active efficiency that is, at least in part, due to the particle index of such fluid fabric enhancing compositions. Certain chemical processing and physical processing methods are not required to produce such compositions.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 25, 2012
    Publication date: May 2, 2013
    Applicant: THE PROCTER & GAMBLE COMPANY
    Inventor: The Procter & Gamble Company
  • Publication number: 20130102519
    Abstract: A continuous process of making a fabric softener composition comprising di(C6-C14)alkyl di(C1-C4 alkyl and/or hydroxyalkyl) quaternary and perfume, and a fabric softener composition obtained by the continuous process. The fabric softener composition obtained by the continuous process demonstrates a stable viscosity, especially while being stored for a prolonged period of time.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 19, 2012
    Publication date: April 25, 2013
    Applicant: The Procter & Gamble Company
    Inventor: The Procter & Gamble Company
  • Publication number: 20130095717
    Abstract: Provided herein are solid textile treating compositions; compositions containing colorants stabilized with one or more colorant stabilizers; compositions containing colorants that do not need to be stabilized by one or more colorant stabilizers; solid wash cycle conditioning agents; liquid textile treating compositions; cleaning agent compositions containing these; methods of making these; methods of treating textiles with these; textiles treated by these; containers containing the compositions; and methods of visually designating when a composition has reached or passed its pull date.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 6, 2012
    Publication date: April 18, 2013
    Applicant: THE SUN PRODUCTS CORPORATION
    Inventors: David VanBlarcom, Makarand S. Shevade, Alla Tartakovsky, Ewa U. Sidwa
  • Publication number: 20130089590
    Abstract: The application describes a process for producing microcapsules which contain a shell made of polyurea and which surround in their interior a fragrance oil core, where the shell is obtained by the reaction of two structurally different diisocyanates in emulsion form.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 24, 2011
    Publication date: April 11, 2013
    Applicant: GIVAUDAN SA
    Inventors: Jutta Hotz, Wolfgang Denuell
  • Publication number: 20130084456
    Abstract: Water-dispersible core-shell microcapsules that are essentially free of formaldehyde. Also, oligomeric compositions of, and microcapsules obtained from, particular reaction products between a polyamine component and a particular mixture of glyoxal and a C4-62,2-dialkoxy-ethanal. These compositions and microcapsules can be used as part of a perfuming composition or of a perfumed consumer product.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 21, 2011
    Publication date: April 4, 2013
    Applicant: FIRMENICH SA
    Inventors: Damien Berthier, Géraldine Leon, Nicolas Paret
  • Publication number: 20130065813
    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: Application
    Filed: September 13, 2012
    Publication date: March 14, 2013
    Inventors: Juan Felipe Miravet Celades, Beatriu Escuder Gil, Vincent Josep Nebot-Carda, Johan Smets, Pieter Jan Maria Saveyn, Susana Fernandez Prieto
  • Publication number: 20130039962
    Abstract: The present application relates to encapsulates, compositions, products comprising such encapsulates, and processes for making and using such encapsulates. Such encapsulates comprise a core comprising a perfume and a shell that encapsulates said core, such encapsulates may optionally comprise a parametric balancing agent, such shell comprising one or more azobenzene moieties.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 8, 2012
    Publication date: February 14, 2013
    Inventors: Johan SMETS, Susana Fernandez Prieto, Steven Daryl Smith, Todd Laurence Underiner, John August Wos, Wolfgang Edgar Huhn, Heath A. Frederick, Marta Giamberini, Bartosz Tylkowski
  • Publication number: 20120329698
    Abstract: Novel compounds based on distyryl-biphenyl are provided. The compounds conform to the general structure The compounds are useful as optical brighteners. Compositions, such as laundry care compositions, containing such compounds are also provided.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 4, 2012
    Publication date: December 27, 2012
    Applicant: Milliken & Company
    Inventors: Eduardo Torres, Robert L. Mahaffey, Dominick J. Valenti, Patrick D. Moore, Leland G. Close, JR.
  • Publication number: 20120309668
    Abstract: Disclosed is a composition for textile softener containing a cationic surfactant, the ratio of which C7-C21 alkyl substituents analyzed by HLPC (high pressure liquid chromatography) or GC (gas chromatography) is 0.6 or more, as an effective ingredient, a sheet for textile softener including the same, and method of softening a textile using the sheet. Since the composition for textile softener has excellent dissolving and dispersing effect even in low temperature water, the sheet containing this composition is used at a rinse time during washing procedures to represent excellent anti-static effect and textile softening effect to textiles and clothes.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 14, 2012
    Publication date: December 6, 2012
    Applicant: LG HOUSEHOLD & HEALTH CARE LTD.
    Inventors: Joo-Young KANG, Sang-Woon KWAK
  • Publication number: 20120302488
    Abstract: The present composition relates to fabric care compositions comprising an organosiloxane polymer. Methods of using such compositions including contacting a fabric with the composition and rinsing the fabric are also disclosed.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 8, 2012
    Publication date: November 29, 2012
    Inventors: Rajan Keshav Panandiker, Kerry Andrew Vetter, Bernard William Kluesener, Iskender Yilgor, Christian Herzig, Richard Becker, Rafael Trujillo Rosaldo, Leslie Dawn Waits, Janine A. Flood, Keith Homer Baker, Jennifer Beth Ponder, Mark Gregory Solinsky, Matthew Scott Wagner, Pradipta Sarkar, Emily Suzanne Klinker, Julie Ann O'Neil
  • Patent number: 8299010
    Abstract: The present invention relates to thiazolium dyes, laundry care compositions comprising one or more thiazolium dyes, processes of making such dyes and laundry care compositions and methods of using same. The dyes, compositions and methods of the present invention are advantageous in providing improved hueing of fabric, including whitening of white fabric, while avoiding significant build up of bluing dyes on the fabric.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 10, 2010
    Date of Patent: October 30, 2012
    Assignee: The Procter & Gamble Company
    Inventors: Mark Robert Sivik, Eugene Steven Sadlowski, Mu-ill Lim, Manuela Javet, Cecile Pasquier, Brian Joseph Loughnane, Michael David Cummings, Donna D'Angelo Morrall, Kevin Lee Kott, Keith Homer Baker, Eduardo Torres, Laurent D Keiken, Patrick D Moore, Dominick J Valenti, Robert L Mahaffey
  • Patent number: 8293695
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a composition comprising at one photocatalyst and at least one azo dyestuff and/or at least one triphenylmethane dyestuff, which produces in the CIElab color coordinate system a relative hue angle of 220-320°, to a detergent composition, a fabric softener composition as well as to a shading.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 28, 2004
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    Type: Application
    Filed: July 8, 2010
    Publication date: October 4, 2012
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    Filed: February 15, 2012
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