Solid Polymer Or Sicp Derived From -n=c=x (x Is Chalcogen) Containing Reactant Patents (Class 524/839)
  • Patent number: 11234469
    Abstract: A dip-formed article includes a laminate in which a rubber layer is laminated on a fiber base material. The thickness of the rubber layer is 0.2 to 0.8 mm, the rubber constituting the rubber layer penetrates into the fiber base material, the maximum depth to which the rubber has penetrated into the fiber base material is 0.1 to 0.3 mm, and the maximum stress at 50% elongation of the laminate is 20 N or smaller.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 30, 2016
    Date of Patent: February 1, 2022
    Assignee: ZEON CORPORATION
    Inventors: Naohiro Igari, Shinji Kato, Tetsuya Akabane, Tomoya Taniyama
  • Patent number: 10767072
    Abstract: The current invention relates to a process for preparing an aqueous binder composition free of organic solvent, the process comprising at least the following steps: A) preparing a hydrophilic vinyl polymer (Polymer A) by polymerisation of a monomer composition A that contains: Ai) at least one carboxylic acid functional olefinically unsaturated monomer; and Aii) at least one olefinically unsaturated monomer different than Ai); and Aiii) optionally at least one wet adhesion promoting olefinically unsaturated monomer different than Ai and Aii); where Polymer A has an acid value (AV) from 32 to 98 mg KOH/g of solid Polymer A; B) preparing a hydrophobic vinyl polymer (Polymer B) by emulsion polymerization of a monomer composition B in the presence of Polymer A where the monomer composition B contains: Bi) at least one olefinically unsaturated monomer; Bii) optionally carboxylic acid functional olefinically unsaturated monomer different than Bi); and Biii) optionally wet adhesion promoting olefinically unsaturated
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 21, 2015
    Date of Patent: September 8, 2020
    Assignee: DSM IP ASSETS B.V.
    Inventors: Tijs Nabuurs, Willem-Jan Soer, Gerardus Cornelis Overbeek
  • Patent number: 10752727
    Abstract: The application relates to a process for continuously producing aqueous polyurethane dispersions, which is characterized by the use of micro structured mixing elements and addition of water twice during the dispersion step. The energy input in the mixing of the dispersion is low. In addition, the application describes an apparatus suitable for execution of the aforementioned process.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 7, 2016
    Date of Patent: August 25, 2020
    Assignee: Covestro Deutschland AG
    Inventors: Hans Georg Grablowitz, Alexander Pross, Reiner Witkowski, Holger Breuer, Sven Gestermann, Christian Joachim Hahn, Stephan Schubert, Joachim Ritter
  • Patent number: 10647878
    Abstract: The invention is directed to curable polyurethane coating compositions which may be used to form fouling release coatings, e.g., for use in protecting boat hulls. The curable polyurethane coating compositions of the invention comprise (a) a prepolymer made by reacting at least one polyisocyanate with (i) at least one monocarbinol-terminated poly(dimethylsiloxane), (ii) at least one methoxy-terminated poly(ethylene glycol), or (iii) mixtures thereof, (b) at least one polyol, and (c) at least one polyisocyanate crosslinker. The invention also relates to the prepolymer used in the curable coating compositions. The invention further relates to methods for reducing or preventing biofouling of a surface exposed to an aqueous environment comprising the steps of coating the surface with a curable coating composition of the invention to form a coated surface, and curing the coating coating composition on the coated surface.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 1, 2016
    Date of Patent: May 12, 2020
    Assignee: NDSU RESEARCH FOUNDATION
    Inventors: Dean C. Webster, Teluka Galhenage
  • Patent number: 9688806
    Abstract: The present invention is related to a new method to produce natural water-based glues made of two components, designed to glue lignocellulosic surfaces, mainly cork and wood. The mentioned process comprises the extraction of the aqueous phase of a mixture resulting from liquefying cork dust and/or cork granules, process that is commonly referred to as depolimerization process of cork; evaporation of the aqueous phase, therefore obtaining a first component consisting of a gel composed by the soluble components of the liquefying mixture; mixing and homogenizing of this gel with the second component that consists of a curing aliphatic compound; and, optionally, addition and mixture to “cork dust” to the previously mentioned mix.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 2, 2014
    Date of Patent: June 27, 2017
    Assignees: CORK SUPPLY PORTUGAL, S.A., INSTITUTO SUPERIOR TÉCNICO
    Inventors: João Carlos Moura Bordado, Elisabete Ribeiro Silva, Rui Miguel Galhano Dos Santos Lopes, Maria Margarida Pires Dos Santos Mateus, Ana Cristina De Avelar Lopes Cardoso Mesquita, Maria Do Rosário Melo Costa
  • Patent number: 9658543
    Abstract: Provided is a method for producing an electrophotographic photosensitive member including an undercoat layer, the method including preparing a coating liquid for an undercoat layer containing: a titanium oxide particle; a polyol resin; a blocked isocyanate compound in which a structure represented by the formula (1) or the formula (2) is bonded to an isocyanate group; and a monohydric alcohol represented by the formula (3): where R11 and R12 each independently represent an alkyl group having 1 to 4 carbon atoms, and * represents a bonding site capable of being bonded to the isocyanate group; where R21 and R22 each independently represent an alkyl group having 1 to 4 carbon atoms, and * represents a bonding site capable of being bonded to the isocyanate group; and HO—R3??(3) where R3 represents an alkyl group having 1 to 4 carbon atoms.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 7, 2015
    Date of Patent: May 23, 2017
    Assignee: CANON KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Takeshi Murakami, Kazumichi Sugiyama, Daisuke Kawaguchi, Daisuke Tanaka
  • Patent number: 9631117
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a process for the preparation of highly reactive, low-viscosity and water-dilutable polyisocyanate reaction products which contain activated groups which react, by polymerization, with ethylenically unsaturated compounds under the action of actinic radiation. The present invention furthermore relates to a process for the preparation of such products and their use.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 15, 2012
    Date of Patent: April 25, 2017
    Inventors: Stefan Sommer, Michael Ludewig, Wolfgang Fischer, Nusret Yuva
  • Patent number: 9512262
    Abstract: The instant invention is a polyurethane dispersion, method of producing the same, coated articles, and method for coating articles. The polyurethane dispersion according to the present inventions includes (a) one or more polyurethane units derived from one or more prepolymers wherein the one or more prepolymers comprise the reaction product of a mixture dissolved in dipropylene glycol dimethyl ether in the presence of one or more first surfactants with one or more isocyanates, wherein the mixture comprises one or more natural oil based polyols, and one or more adipate polyols, and optionally one or more short diols; and (b) water.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 8, 2010
    Date of Patent: December 6, 2016
    Assignee: Dow Global Technologies LLC
    Inventors: Bedri Erdem, Kumar Nanjundiah, John N. Argyropoulos, Michael C. Kaufman, Jihui Guo, Paul Foley, Debkumar Bhattacharjee
  • Patent number: 9458282
    Abstract: The invention relates to the use of polyurethane sealing compounds for the production of light-fast compact or foamed polyurethane bodies or polyurethane urea bodies which have excellent mechanical and optical properties and especially a very high thermostability.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 13, 2010
    Date of Patent: October 4, 2016
    Assignee: Covestro Deutchland AG
    Inventors: Dorota Greszta-Franz, Hans-Josef Laas, Jens Krause, Dieter Mager, Christian Wamprecht
  • Patent number: 9410010
    Abstract: The present invention relates to urea-terminated polyurethanes dispersants based on diols and polyether diols, aqueous dispersions of such polyurethanes, the manufacture of the urea terminated polyurethane dispersions and inks containing pigments and/or disperse dyes dispersed with these urea terminated polyurethane dispersants. The urea termination can have nonionic hydrophilic substituents.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 4, 2008
    Date of Patent: August 9, 2016
    Assignee: E I DU PONT DE NEMOURS AND COMPANY
    Inventors: C. Chad Roberts, Patrick F. McIntyre, Michael Stephen Wolfe, Xiaoqing Li, Hari Babu Sunkara
  • Patent number: 9404020
    Abstract: The present invention relates to an aqueous blocked polyurethaneurea dispersion which is obtainable by reacting at least one polyisocyanate, one blocking agent for isocyanate groups, one polyamine having at least one carboxyl and/or carboxylate group, and water. Additionally provided by the invention are a coating composition comprising the aqueous blocked polyurethaneurea dispersion, the use of the aqueous blocked polyurethaneurea dispersion or of the coating composition for producing a coating, a coating obtainable using the aqueous blocked polyurethaneurea dispersion or the coating composition, and a method for producing the aqueous blocked polyurethaneurea dispersion.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 22, 2013
    Date of Patent: August 2, 2016
    Assignee: Covestro Deutschland AG
    Inventors: Hans-Georg Grablowitz, Thomas Feller, Thomas Michaelis, Tanja Hebestreit, Ingo Gipperich
  • Patent number: 9346932
    Abstract: Novel aqueous polyurethane dispersions and shaped three dimensional articles formed therefrom are provided. The aqueous polyurethane dispersions are provided in solvent-free systems of a prepolymer comprising at least one polyether, polyester, or polycarbonate polyol, a mixture of MDI isomers, and a diol. The shaped articles from such dispersions can be heat-activated for bonding, lamination, and adhesion of substrates, including stretch fabrics.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 18, 2013
    Date of Patent: May 24, 2016
    Assignee: INVISTA North America S.a.r.l.
    Inventors: Hong Liu, Carmen A. Covelli, Douglas K. Farmer
  • Patent number: 9223232
    Abstract: A method for producing an electrophotographic photosensitive member including an undercoat layer includes preparing a coating liquid for an undercoat layer containing zinc oxide particles, a polyol, a blocked isocyanate compound whose isocyanate group is blocked with a specific structure, and a solvent mixture, in which the solvent mixture contains a monohydric alcohol in an amount of 1 chemical equivalent or more based on the specific structure and 90% by mass or less based on the total mass of the solvent mixture, and a ketonic solvent and/or a cyclic ether solvent in an amount of 7% by mass or more based on the total mass of the solvent mixture.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 23, 2014
    Date of Patent: December 29, 2015
    Assignee: Canon Kabushiki Kaisha
    Inventors: Kazumichi Sugiyama, Daisuke Tanaka, Kazunori Noguchi
  • Patent number: 9175129
    Abstract: A two-coat coating system for producing a two-coat coating, comprising (A) a composition of a transparent radiation-curable or radiation-curable and thermally curable clearcoat material, comprising at least one hydroxy-functional binder, and (B) a pigmented coating composition, the pigmented coating composition comprising at least one blocked, water-soluble or water-dispersible isocyanate.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 5, 2009
    Date of Patent: November 3, 2015
    Assignee: BASF COATINGS GMBH
    Inventors: Michael Dornbusch, Ulf Schlotterbeck, Frank Strickmann, Fatmir Raka
  • Patent number: 9133364
    Abstract: The invention relates to a polyurethane P comprising a moiety derived from a polyfunctional isocyanate F, and a hydroxyfunctional compound ABCE made from a grafted fatty acid AB which in turn is made from a fatty acid A having at least one olefinic unsaturation, and grafted with a mixture B of olefinically unsaturated monomers which mixture comprises at least one acid-functional olefinically unsaturated monomer B1, wherein the grafted fatty acid AB has on average at least 1.1 acid groups per molecule, at least one polyhydric alcohol C having at least two hydroxyl groups, and at least one fatty acid E, to a process of making this polyurethane, and to a method of use thereof in the form of an aqueous dispersion to formulate coating compositions.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 24, 2011
    Date of Patent: September 15, 2015
    Assignee: Allnex Austria GmbH
    Inventors: Gerhard Reidlinger, Anton Arzt, Michael Gobec, Gerlinde Petritsch
  • Patent number: 9074038
    Abstract: An aqueous coating composition, which when in the form of a film exhibits an MVTR of ?500 g/m2/24 h comprising 20 to 80 wt % of a polyurethane A with an acid value of 8 to 40 mg KOH/g and a hard segment content ?40 wt %, a ring structure content ?48 wt % and 80 to 20 wt % of a vinyl polymer B with a Tg?20° C.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 14, 2004
    Date of Patent: July 7, 2015
    Assignee: DSM IP ASSETS B.V.
    Inventors: Rajasingham Satgurunathan, Gerardus Cornelis Overbeek, Marc Roelands, Ronald Tennebroek, Roel Johannes Marinus Swaans, Gerhardus Antonius Roescher
  • Patent number: 9040622
    Abstract: A primer solution for enhanced adhesion to a rigid substrate for aviation and aerospace applications includes an aminosilane-capped polyurethane prepolymer and a first solvent. The first solvent reacts with or modifies the surface of the rigid substrate, enabling the primer solution including the aminosilane-capped polyurethane prepolymer to become a part of the surface of the rigid substrate.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 3, 2012
    Date of Patent: May 26, 2015
    Assignee: PPG Industries Ohio, Inc.
    Inventor: Razmik Boghossian
  • Publication number: 20150141573
    Abstract: The present invention relates to an aqueous blocked polyurethaneurea dispersion which is obtainable by reacting at least one polyisocyanate, one blocking agent for isocyanate groups, one polyamine having at least one carboxyl and/or carboxylate group, and water. Additionally provided by the invention are a coating composition comprising the aqueous blocked polyurethaneurea dispersion, the use of the aqueous blocked polyurethaneurea dispersion or of the coating composition for producing a coating, a coating obtainable using the aqueous blocked polyurethaneurea dispersion or the coating composition, and a method for producing the aqueous blocked polyurethaneurea dispersion.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 22, 2013
    Publication date: May 21, 2015
    Inventors: Hans-Georg Grablowitz, Thomas Feller, Thomas Michaelis, Tanja Hebestreit, Ingo Gipperich
  • Patent number: 9034985
    Abstract: The invention relates to radiation curable coating systems on the basis of aqueous polyurethane dispersions, to a method for the production thereof, to the use of the coating systems as paints and/or adhesives, and to objects and substrates provided with said paints and/or adhesives.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 30, 2010
    Date of Patent: May 19, 2015
    Assignee: Bayer MaterialScience AG
    Inventors: Stefan Sommer, Harald Blum, Jürgen Lippemeier, Miguel Fernandez
  • Patent number: 9023942
    Abstract: A process for the preparation of a thixotropic aqueous coating composition comprising the steps of: i) providing an aqueous dispersion of a binder system comprising carbonyl and hydrazide functional groups for crosslinking; and ii) reacting in the aqueous dispersion, an ether amine with a tris(isocyanate) isocyanurate to form a polyurea sag control agent.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 24, 2011
    Date of Patent: May 5, 2015
    Assignee: Nuplex Resins B.V.
    Inventors: Anna Johanna Van Der Zande-De Maertelaere, Dirk Emiel Paula Mestach
  • Patent number: 9018334
    Abstract: Embodiments of the invention provide for a polycarbonate polyol including the reaction product of at least one polyol composition and a carbonate. The polycarbonate is one of an amorphous liquid and an amorphous solid at room temperature. The polyol composition includes at least one of a mixture of 1,3-cyclohexanedimethanol and 1,4-cyclohexanedimethanol in a weight ratio from about 60:40 to about 5:95 and a polyol derived from a natural oil fatty acid or natural oil fatty acid methyl ester.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 15, 2011
    Date of Patent: April 28, 2015
    Assignee: Dow Global Technologies LLC
    Inventors: Steven Montgomery, Shawn Brown, Mark F. Sonnenschein, Paul Foley, Phillip S. Athey, Juan Carlos Medina, John N. Argyropoulos, Benjamin L. Wendt, Cecile Boyer
  • Patent number: 9006338
    Abstract: An aqueous resin composition with gas barrier properties contains (i) polyurethane resin having aurethane group and a urea group in a total concentration of 25 to 60% by weight and having a acid value of 5 to 100 mgKOH/g, (ii) a swelling inorganic layered compound (e.g., a water-swelling mica, and a montmorillonite), and (iii) a polyamine compound having an amine value of 100 to 1900 mgKOH/g. The polyurethane resin (i) is obtained by a reaction of (A) an aromatic, araliphatic or alicyclic polyisocyanate, (B) a polyhydroxyalkanecarboxylic acid, and at least one component selected from (C) a C2-8alkylene glycol and (D) a chain-extension agent (e.g., diamine, hydrazine and a hydrazine derivative), and neutralized with a neutralizing agent. The proportion of the acid group of the polyurethane resin (i) relative to the basic nitrogen atom of the polyamine compound (iii) is 10/1 to 1/5 as the equivalent ratio.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 7, 2004
    Date of Patent: April 14, 2015
    Assignees: Mitsui Takeda Chemicals, Inc., Futamura Kagaku Kabushiki Kaisha
    Inventors: Takashi Uchida, Tsutomu Tawa, Takuzo Imaizumi
  • Patent number: 9006304
    Abstract: The present invention relates to aqueous polyurethane-polyurea dispersions which stabilize a foam—produced by mechanical expansion—without addition of further foam-stabilizing components in such a way that aqueous foams are obtainable which are stable both during temporary storage and during processing, so that they can be applied in the form of foam also by customary application methods and substantially retain the foam structure even after drying.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 19, 2009
    Date of Patent: April 14, 2015
    Assignee: Stahl International B.V.
    Inventor: Juergen Muenter
  • Patent number: 9000089
    Abstract: Polyurea systems comprising: (a) an amino-functional aspartic ester of the general formula (I) wherein X represents an n-valent organic radical derived from a corresponding n-functional primary amine X(NH2)n, R1 and R2 each independently represent an organic radical having no Zerevitinov active hydrogens and n represents an integer of at least 2; and (b) an isocyanate functional prepolymer having a residual monomer content of less than 1% by weight, the prepolymer prepared by reacting: (b1) an aliphatic isocyante; and (b2) a polyol component having a number average molecular weight of ?400 g/mol and an average OH functionality of 2 to 6, wherein the polyol component comprises one or more constituents selected from the group consisting of polyester polyols, polyester-polyether polyols and mixtures thereof; processes for making the same; postoperative adhesions barriers prepared therewith and dispensing systems for such polyurea systems.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 13, 2009
    Date of Patent: April 7, 2015
    Assignee: Medical Adhesive Revolution GmbH
    Inventors: Heike Heckroth, Hartmut Nefzger, Christian Wamprecht
  • Patent number: 8993673
    Abstract: An object of the present invention is to provide an aqueous coating composition with excellent finished appearance and removability in bell cleaning, and a method for forming a multilayer coating film having excellent smoothness by a 3-coat-1-bake method including successively applying an aqueous first colored coating composition, an aqueous second colored coating composition, and a clear coating composition to a substrate, and heat-curing the resulting three layers of the multilayer coating film all at once.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 9, 2010
    Date of Patent: March 31, 2015
    Assignee: Kansai Paint Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Hiroshi Kitagawa, Munehiro Nakata, Daisuke Takayama, Tatsuya Azuma
  • Publication number: 20150086713
    Abstract: The present invention provides a cross-linking non-fluoro hydrophobic aqueous polyurethane dispersion, which is produced by selecting a compound comprising alcohols, amines, acids, saturated or unsaturated (double-bonded or epoxidized) aliphatic long chain carbon-carbon groups or polydimethylsiloxane comprising alcohol groups, amines, oxosilane to be reacted with IPDI to obtain a PU prepolymer; adding a compound having tertiary amines to neutralize the carboxylic acid of PU prepolymer and adding water to disperse the PU prepolymer; and adding a ambient temperature cross-linking agent to obtain a cross-linking hydrophobic aqueous PU dispersion of the present invention. The hydrophobic aqueous-based PU resin has no fluorine which is friendly to the environment, and may further self cross-links on its applications on fabric, paper, wood, glass and metal surfaces, respectively on drying at ambient temperature which is energy saving process.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 30, 2013
    Publication date: March 26, 2015
    Applicant: Tamkang University
    Inventors: Kan-Nan Chen, Jing-Zhong Hwang, Rei-Xin Wu, Mei-Ting Lu, Wan-Chun Cai, Chung-Yin Chen, Chia-Hsin Chen
  • Patent number: 8987404
    Abstract: The invention relates to a coating composition comprising: A) at least one thiol-functional compound having at least one thiol group, B) at least one polyisocyanate cross-linking agent with at least one free isocyanate group and C) at least one catalyst compound, said catalyst compound comprising at least one catalyst for the curing reaction between the thiol groups of component A and the free isocyanate groups of component B, and at least one cyclodextrine.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 29, 2010
    Date of Patent: March 24, 2015
    Assignee: Axalta Coating Systems IP Co., LLC
    Inventors: Carmen Flosbach, Stefanie Matten, Katharina Dreger
  • Publication number: 20150079406
    Abstract: There is described a process for preparing a Schiff base crosslinkable aqueous dispersion of a polyurethane A (PUD) the process comprising (a) reacting components (1) to (4) as present to form an acidic isocyanate terminated prepolymer that comprises anionic or potentially anionic functional groups thereon; where: (1) component one comprises 10 to 80% by weight of at least one polyisocyanate optionally containing at least one anionic or potentially anionic dispersing group; (2) optional component two comprises up to 15% by weight of at least one isocyanate-reactive polyol containing at least one anionic or potentially anionic dispersing group; (3) component three comprises 15 to 85% by weight of at least one isocyanate reactive polyol other than component two if present, and having a weight average molecular weight greater than or equal to 500 Daltons optionally containing at least one anionic or potentially anionic dispersing group; and (4) optional component four comprises up to 20% by weight of at least on
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 10, 2013
    Publication date: March 19, 2015
    Inventors: Ronald Tennebroek, Roel Johannes Marinus Swaans, Paul De Kok
  • Publication number: 20150050501
    Abstract: An adhesive system for preparing lignocellulosic composites comprising a) an aqueous primer composition and, b) a polyurethane adhesive composition, wherein said aqueous primer composition comprises: from 0 to 25 wt. %, by weight of the composition, of polyol selected from the group consisting of water soluble polyols, water dispersible polyols, water emulsifiable polyols and mixtures thereof, wherein said polyols have a molecular weight less than 5000 daltons; and, up to 10 wt. %, by weight of the composition, of surfactant selected from the group consisting of water soluble surfactants, water emulsifiable surfactants and mixtures thereof, with the proviso that the aqueous primer composition must comprise at least one of said polyol or a surfactant having hydroxyl functionality and a molecular weight of less than 5000 daltons.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 4, 2014
    Publication date: February 19, 2015
    Inventors: Frank Swiezkowski, Peter Dolan, Carlos Amen-Chen, Joseph Gabriel
  • Patent number: 8957131
    Abstract: The present disclosure provides an ink-jet ink containing an aqueous ink vehicle, an aqueous dispersion and a polymeric binder. The aqueous dispersion contains a colorant and a polyurethane dispersant, wherein the polyurethane dispersant is made with a polymer having cross-linkable moieties that are cross-linked with a cross-linking agent.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 31, 2011
    Date of Patent: February 17, 2015
    Assignee: E I du Pont de Nemours and Company
    Inventors: Charles T Berge, Xiaoqing Li
  • Patent number: 8952093
    Abstract: The disclosure relates to water-dispersible polyurethane polymers as well as related polyurethane dispersion (PUD) compositions including the same, methods of making the same, methods of using the same, and articles coated with the same. The water-dispersible polyurethane polymer includes hydrophobic oligomeric polyether soft segments that include 1,2-di-substituted oxyethylene repeating units. The 1,2-di-substituted oxyethylene repeating units are derived from unsaturated fatty acid esters, such as from a distribution of epoxidized vegetable oil fatty acid esters subjected to a ring-opening polymerization process for oligomeric polyether polyol formation. The water-dispersible polyurethane polymer further includes hard segments common to other PUD compositions.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 15, 2012
    Date of Patent: February 10, 2015
    Assignee: Eastern Michigan University
    Inventor: Vijaykumar M. Mannari
  • Patent number: 8937117
    Abstract: The present invention is a method for preparing an emulsion resin composition for a cationic electrodeposition paint, which reduces or eliminates time for desolvation. The emulsion resin composition for cationic electrodeposition paint includes a cationic epoxy resin and a blocked isocyanate curing agent. The method features the steps of: (1) a step of mixing water and the cationic resin to form a W/O emulsion, (2) a step of mixing the blocked isocyanate curing agent and the W/O emulsion to form a curing agent-containing W/O emulsion, and (3) a step of mixing water and the curing agent-containing W/O emulsion to form an O/W emulsion, via a phase inversion point from W/O emulsion to O/W emulsion. The method features a solid concentration by mass Xw/o (%) of the curing agent-containing W/O emulsion and a solid content by mass Xtra (%) at the phase inversion point from W/O emulsion to O/W emulsion satisfying a relation of Xw/o?Xtra>3%.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 27, 2013
    Date of Patent: January 20, 2015
    Assignee: Nippon Paint Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Noriyuki Nakazawa, Masahiko Harada, Yotaro Abe
  • Patent number: 8933166
    Abstract: The present invention provides poly(ureaurethane)s including a reaction product of components comprising: (a) at least one isocyanate functional ureaurethane prepolymer comprising the reaction product of: (1) at least one isocyanate functional urethane prepolymer comprising the reaction product of: (i) a first amount of at least one polyisocyanate; and (ii) a first amount of at least one branched polyol; and (2) water, to form an isocyanate functional ureaurethane prepolymer; and (b) a second amount of at least one polyisocyanate and a second amount of at least one branched polyol; compositions, coatings and articles made therefrom and methods of making the same.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 14, 2006
    Date of Patent: January 13, 2015
    Assignee: PPG Industries Ohio, Inc.
    Inventors: Thomas G. Rukavina, Robert Hunia
  • Publication number: 20140378611
    Abstract: To provide an aqueous urethane resin composition with high reactivity, excellent drying characteristics, and the like, even under low-temperature environment.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 20, 2012
    Publication date: December 25, 2014
    Inventors: Makoto Nakao, Hiroshi Morita
  • Patent number: 8912280
    Abstract: An aqueous polyurethane resin dispersion containing a polyurethane resin obtained by reacting (A) a polyurethane prepolymer obtained by reacting (a) a polyisocyanate compound, (b) at least one polyol compound containing a polycarbonate polyol having a number average molecular weight of 400 to 3000, (c) an acidic group-containing polyol compound, (d) a blocking agent for an isocyanate group, which dissociates at 80 to 180° C., and (B) a chain elongating agent having reactivity with the isocyanate group, being dispersed in an aqueous medium, a sum of a content of urethane and urea bondings is 15 to 30% by weight in terms of solid components, a content of carbonate bondings is 8% to <15% by weight in terms of solid components, and a content of isocyanate group to which the above-mentioned blocking agent has bound is 0.2 to 3% by weight in terms of solid components as calculated on isocyanate group.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 23, 2010
    Date of Patent: December 16, 2014
    Assignee: Ube Industries, Ltd.
    Inventors: Atsushi Morikami, Masahiro Naiki, Fumio Adachi, Manabu Takahashi
  • Patent number: 8912281
    Abstract: Provided are urethane resin particles for slush molding which make it possible that inconveniences based on the slip-down of a pigment, on the aggregation of particles of the pigment, and on other causes are removed although this coloring is coloring onto the resin particle surfaces. The present invention is urethane resin particles for slush mold which contain a urethane resin and an additive, wherein the particles have a shape factor SF1 of 101 to 200, a shape factor SF2 of 120 to 240, and a central particle diameter of 20 to 500 ?m. It is preferred that the urethane resin has a concentration of urea groups of 0.5 to 10% by weight, a total of the concentration of urethane groups and that of the urea groups of 4 to 20% by weight, a melting point of 160 to 260° C. and a glass transition temperature of ?65 to 0° C.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 9, 2010
    Date of Patent: December 16, 2014
    Assignee: Sanyo Chemical Industries, Ltd.
    Inventors: Yasuhiro Tsudo, Masaki Inaba, Koichi Saito, Hideaki Saito, Takanori Yamamoto
  • Patent number: 8906990
    Abstract: Disclosed is a surface treatment agent for galvanized steel sheets, which comprises epoxy-containing silane derivates, alkyl-containing silane derivates, alkoxy silane derivates and one or more selected from the group consisting of a cationic polymer aqueous dispersion, a non-ionic polymer aqueous dispersion and a water-soluble polymer. Also disclosed is a method for producing it, which comprises mixing each component uniformly for 0.5 to 8 hours at 5 to 70° C. Further provided are galvanized steel sheets coated with the surface treatment agent on the surface and a production method thereof. The surface treatment agent for galvanized steel sheets has excellent corrosion resistance, alkali resistance, solvent resistance, recoating property, high temperature resistance and electrical conductivity.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 27, 2011
    Date of Patent: December 9, 2014
    Inventors: Frank Wan, Jimmy Zhang, Kevin Meagher
  • Patent number: 8907008
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a composition comprising a hydrophobically modified alkylene oxide polyurethane characterized by having a Mw of from 50,000 to about 150,000 Daltons and a polydispersity of 2.5 to about 5.0. The present invention further relates to a multi-step process for the preparation of the hydrophobically modified polymer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 4, 2013
    Date of Patent: December 9, 2014
    Assignee: Rohm and Haas Company
    Inventors: John Rabasco, Barrett R. Bobsein
  • Patent number: 8901244
    Abstract: An aqueous dispersion of polyurethane/acrylic polymer hybrid composites is made by forming a mixture of urethane prepolymer or polymer, acrylic monomer or polymer, ketone functional molecule/oligomers, and hydrazine functional molecule/oligomers; and dispersing the mixture so made in aqueous medium.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 12, 2009
    Date of Patent: December 2, 2014
    Assignee: Lubrizol Advanced Materials, Inc.
    Inventor: Anthony D. Pajerski
  • Patent number: 8889787
    Abstract: A problem to be solved by the present invention is to provide a polyurethane film that offers both soft texture and high strength. The present invention relates to a polyurethane film obtained by solidifying a polyurethane (A) obtained by reacting a polyol (a1) including an aliphatic polyester polyol having an anionic group (a1-1), and a polyester polyol (a1-2) other than the aliphatic polyester polyol (a1-1) with a polyisocyanate (a2), using a metal salt, in which the polyurethane (A) has an aromatic structure in the range of 500 mmol/kg to 2,000 mmol/kg with respect to the entire polyurethane (A).
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 29, 2012
    Date of Patent: November 18, 2014
    Assignee: DIC Corporation
    Inventors: Sadamu Nagahama, Hiroki Tanaka, Mitsuru Kitada
  • Patent number: 8889788
    Abstract: The present invention provides aqueous dispersions comprising a pigment (B) at least partially enveloped by polyurethane (A) and further comprising at least one polymerization inhibitor (C), said polyurethane (A) being obtainable by reaction of (a) 15% to 70% by weight of di- or polyisocyanate comprising on average from 1 to 10 allophanate groups and on average from 1 to 10 C—C double bonds per molecule, and optionally (b) 0% to 60% by weight of further di- or polyisocyanate, with (c) 5% to 50% by weight of compound having at least two isocyanate-reactive groups, weight % ages being based on total polyurethane (A).
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 13, 2008
    Date of Patent: November 18, 2014
    Assignee: BASF SE
    Inventors: Holger Tuerk, Paul Andrew Simpson, Gernot Diehlmann
  • Patent number: 8889814
    Abstract: The object of the invention are compounds of the formula (2) wherein R1 is H, methyl or ethyl, R2 is C1- to C4 alkyl, A is a C2- to C4 alkylene group, m is number from 10 to 400, n is 1, 2, 3, 4, or 5, a method for their production and their use in the production of polyurethane prepolymers.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 27, 2013
    Date of Patent: November 18, 2014
    Assignee: Clariant Finance (BVI) Limited
    Inventors: Klaus Poellmann, Juergen Muenter
  • Patent number: 8865853
    Abstract: The present invention provides polyurethanes including a reaction product of components including: (a) an isocyanate functional urethane prepolymer comprising a reaction product of components including: (i) about 1 equivalent of at least one polyisocyanate; and (ii) about 0.1 to about 0.5 equivalents of at least one diol having 2 to 18 carbon atoms; and (b) about 0.05 to about 0.9 equivalents of at least one branched polyol having 4 to 18 carbon atoms and at least 3 hydroxyl groups; and (c) up to about 0.9 equivalents of at least one polyol different from branched polyol (b) and having 2 to 18 carbon atoms, wherein the reaction product components are essentially free of polyester polyol and polyether polyol; compositions, coatings and articles made therefrom and methods of making the same.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 3, 2012
    Date of Patent: October 21, 2014
    Assignee: PPG Industries Ohio, Inc.
    Inventor: Thomas G. Rukaivina
  • Patent number: 8865832
    Abstract: The present invention relates to radiation-curable coating compositions based on tin-free aqueous polyurethane dispersions based on polyurethane acrylates (i), characterized in that the polyurethane acrylate (i) comprises as builder components A) one or more compounds with at least one group which is reactive towards isocyanate and at least one unsaturated group which can undergo free radical polymerization, B) one or more compounds which differ from A) and have at least one group which is reactive towards isocyanate, C) one or more compounds with at least one group which is reactive towards isocyanate and additionally at least one group having a hydrophilizing action, D) one or more organic polyisocyanates, which are reacted in the presence of F) bismuth(III) salt(s) and G) an acid having a pKa of <2.5, and a process for the preparation thereof, the use of the coating compositions as lacquers and/or adhesives, and objects and substrates provided with these lacquers and/or adhesives.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 29, 2010
    Date of Patent: October 21, 2014
    Assignee: Bayer MaterialScience AG
    Inventors: Stefan Sommer, Erhard Luehmann, Thorsten Rische, Jürgen Lippemeier
  • Patent number: 8859676
    Abstract: An aqueous polyurethane resin dispersion containing a polyurethane resin obtained by reacting (A) a polyurethane prepolymer obtained by reacting (a) a polyisocyanate compound, (b) at least one polyol compound containing a polycarbonate polyol having a number average molecular weight of 400 to 3000, (c) an acidic group-containing polyol compound, and (d) a blocking agent for an isocyanate group, which dissociates at 80 to 180° C., and (B) a chain elongating agent having reactivity with the isocyanate group, being dispersed in an aqueous medium, a sum of a content of urethane bondings and a content of urea bondings is 7 to 18% by weight of solid components, a content of carbonate bondings is 15 to 40% by weight of solid components, and a content of an isocyanate group to which the above-mentioned blocking agent has bonded is 0.2 to 3% by weight of solid components and calculated on the isocyanate group.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 23, 2010
    Date of Patent: October 14, 2014
    Assignee: UBE Industries, Ltd.
    Inventors: Atsushi Morikami, Masahiro Naiki, Fumio Adachi, Manabu Takahashi
  • Patent number: 8853442
    Abstract: A resin crosslinking agent that is capable of enhancing the scuffing resistance and the chemical resistance upon adding a carbodiimide compound as a crosslinking agent to an aqueous resin. The resin crosslinking agent contains: a carbodiimide compound having at least one carbodiimide group, having terminals that are capped with at least one compound (hydrophilic organic compound I) selected from a dialkylamino alcohol, a hydroxycarboxylic acid alkyl ester and a (poly)alkylene glycol monoalkyl ether, and with a compound (hydrophilic organic compound II) that has higher hydrophilicity than the hydrophilic organic compound I and has at least one hydroxyl group; and a water-miscible liquid compound.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 24, 2010
    Date of Patent: October 7, 2014
    Assignee: Nisshinbo Holdings, Inc.
    Inventors: Kenichi Yanagisawa, Saori Kotani
  • Patent number: 8853318
    Abstract: The invention relates to radiation-curable aqueous composition comprising a high molecular weight ethylenically unsaturated polyurethane obtained from the reaction of a polyisocyanate, at least one hydrophilic compound which is capable to render the polyurethane prepolymer dispersible in aqueous medium, an ethylenically unsaturated compound containing at least two reactive groups capable to react with isocyanate groups and an active hydrogen containing chain extender and a low molecular weight ethylenically unsaturated polyurethane end-capped with an ethylenically unsaturated compound containing essentially one reactive group capable to react with isocyanate groups.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 29, 2009
    Date of Patent: October 7, 2014
    Assignee: Allnex Belgium S.A.
    Inventor: Michel Tielemans
  • Patent number: 8841380
    Abstract: The present invention provides high solids, two-component polyurethane compositions comprising, as one component, polyisocyanate compositions having one or more isocyanurate made from bis(isocyanatomethyl)-cyclohexane, as a second component, one or more high solids polyol, and in either component, one or more tertiary amine catalyst. Optionally, the compositions further comprise one or more zinc amine catalyst. The compositions provide coatings, which exhibit an excellent balance of pot life and dry to touch or tack free time, as well as early rain resistance and hardness, while enabling a lower volatile organic content (VOC) of the compositions for comparable performance.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 16, 2011
    Date of Patent: September 23, 2014
    Assignee: Rohm and Haas Company
    Inventors: Donald C. Schall, Jia Tang
  • Patent number: 8841381
    Abstract: An object of this invention is to obtain an aqueous polyurethane resin dispersion having excellent drying property, which can provide a coating film having high hardness. The aqueous polyurethane resin dispersion comprises a polyurethane resin obtained by reacting (a) a polyol compound, (b) a polyisocyanate compound, (c) an acidic group-containing polyol compound and (d) a chain-elongating agent, which is being dispersed in an aqueous medium, wherein the above-mentioned (a) polyol compound contains at least (a1) a polycarbonate polyol having an alicyclic structure at the main chain and (a2) a polymer polyol having a number average molecular weight of 500 to 5000 and having no alicyclic structure.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 3, 2010
    Date of Patent: September 23, 2014
    Assignee: Ube Industries Ltd.
    Inventors: Takeshi Yamada, Masahiro Naiki
  • Patent number: 8821983
    Abstract: The instant invention is an ultra-high solid content polyurethane dispersion, and a continuous process for producing ultra-high solid content polyurethane dispersions. The ultra-high solid content polyurethane dispersion includes the reaction product of: (1) a first component, wherein the first component is a first polyurethane prepolymer or a first polyurethane prepolymer emulsion; (2) a second component, wherein the second component is a second polyurethane prepolymer, a second polyurethane prepolymer emulsion, a low solid content polyurethane dispersion, a seed latex, or combinations thereof; (3) and a chain extender. The ultra-high solid content polyurethane dispersion has a solid content of at least 60 percent by weight of the solid, based on the total weight of the ultra-high solid content polyurethane dispersion, and a viscosity in the range of less than 5000 cps at 20 rpm at 21° C. using spindle #4 with Brookfield viscometer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 19, 2007
    Date of Patent: September 2, 2014
    Assignee: Dow Global Technologies LLC
    Inventors: Bedri Erdem, Debkumar Bhattacharjee