Nitrogen Ring Directly Fused Or Bridged To A Ring System Patents (Class 524/87)
  • Patent number: 9840614
    Abstract: Polyamide-filled EVA copolymer compositions comprising a continuous EVA copolymer phase and a discontinuous polyamide phase are produced by a melt mixing process. When crosslinked with peroxide curatives the polyamide-filled EVA copolymer compositions exhibit enhanced resistance to heat aging compared to EVA elastomer compositions reinforced with carbon black or other inorganic fillers.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 3, 2016
    Date of Patent: December 12, 2017
    Assignee: E. I. DU PONT DE NEMOURS AND COMPANY
    Inventor: Steven R. Oriani
  • Patent number: 9803073
    Abstract: Disclosed herein are curable heat resistant ethylene vinyl acetate copolymer-polyamide blend compositions, wherein the ethylene vinyl acetate copolymer has a melting peak temperature of 100° C. or less. The blend compositions comprise 0.1 to 10 weight percent dispersed polyamide, and may be cured to form articles having improved heat resistance while maintaining the desirable physical properties of unmodified, cured ethylene vinyl acetate articles.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 3, 2016
    Date of Patent: October 31, 2017
    Assignee: E. I. DU PONT DE NEMOURS AND COMPANY
    Inventors: Steven R Oriani, Mark Aaron Stewart
  • Patent number: 9475630
    Abstract: The invention relates to compounds of the structure of formula I and II: where X is selected from the group consisting of O, S and NH; Y, A and B are independently selected from the group consisting of N and CH; D, E and F are independently selected from the group consisting of CH, N, O and S; the symbol ---- represents a single or a double bond; and R1, R2 and R3 are independently selected from the group consisting of H, electron withdrawing groups and electron releasing groups. In other embodiments, the compounds are used as oxygen scavengers and in barrier compositions and articles.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 25, 2013
    Date of Patent: October 25, 2016
    Assignee: Plastipak Packaging, Inc.
    Inventors: Girish Nilkanth Deshpande, Paul David Weipert, Michael W. Ensley
  • Patent number: 9446627
    Abstract: An object of the present invention is to provide a rubber composition for a sidewall having excellent conductivity, anti-spew cutting property and extrusion processability in good balance and assuring low production cost. The present invention provides a rubber composition for a sidewall comprising 2 to 15 parts by mass of a wet processed silica having a BET specific surface area of 70 to 250 m2/g and 40 to 62 parts by mass of a carbon black having a BET specific surface area of 37 to 125 m2/g based on 100 parts by mass of a diene rubber component, wherein the rubber composition does not contain a silane coupling agent, and has a volume resistivity of not more than 1×108 ?·cm.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 30, 2012
    Date of Patent: September 20, 2016
    Assignee: SUMITOMO RUBBER INDUSTRIES, LTD.
    Inventor: Tatsuya Miyazaki
  • Patent number: 9290641
    Abstract: Provided is a composite material which is in pellet form and which has particles with a core-shell structure, where the core of the particles has one or more magnetic materials, and the shell is made of silicon dioxide, and the pellet has one or more crosslinkable polyethylene and/or polyethylene-containing copolymers. Also provided is a process for crosslinking polyethylenes, by mixing the composite material, one or more free radical initiators, and at least one polyethylene, and heating the mixture inductively.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 25, 2010
    Date of Patent: March 22, 2016
    Assignee: Evonik Degussa GmbH
    Inventors: Harald Herzog, Konrad Rockstein, Stipan Katusic, Aristidis Ioannidis
  • Patent number: 9157006
    Abstract: An object of the present invention is to provide a coating composition that has excellent curability at low temperatures and in a short period of time, and that also has satisfactory pot life (usable life) and makes it possible to obtain a cured coating film with an excellent finished appearance. The present invention provides a coating composition comprising a secondary hydroxy-containing acrylic resin (A), which is a copolymer of monomer components comprising 20 to 50% by mass of secondary hydroxy-containing polymerizable unsaturated monomer (a) and 50 to 80% by mass of at least one other polymerizable unsaturated monomer (b); a polyisocyanate compound (B); and an organometallic catalyst (C) containing a metallic compound (C1) in which the metal is a member selected from the group consisting of zinc, tin, zirconium, bismuth, lead, cobalt, manganese, titanium, aluminum and molybdenum, and an amidine compound (C2).
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 12, 2012
    Date of Patent: October 13, 2015
    Assignee: KANSAI PAINT CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Naoyuki Iwata, Fumio Yamashita
  • Patent number: 9146338
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a reflection plate for a backlight unit in a liquid crystal display device, and more particularly, to a reflection plate for a backlight unit in a liquid crystal display device, which is made of a thermoplastic thermal conductive resin composition having a thermal conductivity of at least 0.35 W/mK, thereby effectively solving the thermal problem of the backlight unit, and having excellent properties such as shock resistance, heat resistance, mechanical strength, and the like, as well as having excellent reflectivity, thereby improving the durability of the liquid crystal display device.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 29, 2006
    Date of Patent: September 29, 2015
    Assignee: LG CHEM, LTD.
    Inventors: Heon Sang Lee, Eung Soo Kim, Myung Se Lee, Bong Keun Lee, Min Han Kwak, Seon Mo Son
  • Patent number: 9090759
    Abstract: In an embodiment, a polycarbonate composition comprises: polycarbonate; 7 wt % to 20 wt % titanium dioxide, based upon a total weight of the polycarbonate composition; an optional flame retardant; and an optional UV stabilizer. A plaque formed from the polycarbonate composition has a reflectance of greater than or equal to 95%, as determined by reflectance measurements using a Gretag Macbeth Coloreye spectrophotometer (D65 light source, 10 degree observer, UV included) made at a wavelength of 680 nm. In an embodiment, a polycarbonate composition comprises: a polycarbonate; 7 to 20 wt % titanium dioxide; a flame retardant; and an optional UV stabilizer; wherein the polycarbonate composition has a maximum reflectance of greater than or equal to 95%. The melt volume rate as determined at 300° C. using a 1.2 kilogram weight, in accordance with ASTM D1238-04 is from 5 to 30 grams per 10 minutes.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 12, 2013
    Date of Patent: July 28, 2015
    Assignee: SABIC GLOBAL TECHNOLOGIES B.V.
    Inventors: Amanda Marie Flores, Vandita Pai-Paranjape
  • Publication number: 20150133589
    Abstract: A pigment dispersion includes a pigment, a dispersing agent, a viscosity reducing compound and solvent. The dispersing agent includes a block acrylic compound or a graft acrylic compound.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 30, 2014
    Publication date: May 14, 2015
    Inventors: Brian C. AUMAN, Donald Douglas MAY
  • Publication number: 20150126649
    Abstract: A novel material boron carbide high polymeric fiber fabricated from the following parts of raw materials by weight: 50-60 parts of boron carbide, 150-193 parts of high polymeric ethylene emulsion with a concentration 40%-50%, 116 parts of hydrochloric acid with a concentration 37%, 3-5 parts of antioxidant, and 7 parts of catalyst, and fabricated in a 2500-2800° C. high-temperature high-pressure furnace and then in a high temperature-resistant spinning furnace. The novel material boron carbide high polymeric fiber produced according to the present invention exhibits performances such as extremely good resistance against high temperature and low temperature, super anti-acid and anti-base performance, excellent extensibility, wear resistance and anti-impact capability, and resistance against ultraviolet and the like.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 7, 2013
    Publication date: May 7, 2015
    Inventors: Huasong XIA, Kangkai XIA
  • Publication number: 20150116418
    Abstract: A sublimating dye ink for ink jets of the present invention contains water, a sublimating dye, a humectant and an anionic polymer dispersant. The anionic polymer dispersant is a styrene-(meth)acrylic acid-based copolymer having an acid value of 160 to 250 mgKOH/g and a weight average molecular weight of 8,000 to 20,000. The ink contains further as a penetrant an acetylene glycol-based compound expressed by a chemical formula (I) below. A sublimation transfer dyeing method of the present invention includes: inkjet printing the ink on a sheet recording medium; and superposing a printed surface of the recording medium on an object to be dyed, then heating to sublimate-transfer the sublimating dye to the object to be dyed.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 7, 2014
    Publication date: April 30, 2015
    Applicant: Kiwa Chemical Industry Co., Ltd.
    Inventors: Tadashi Oura, Hiroki Tanaka
  • Patent number: 9006316
    Abstract: The present invention is directed to novel organometallic complexes as catalysts for the reaction of compounds with isocyanate and hydroxyl functional groups to form urethane and/or polyurethane and the process employing such catalysts. More particularly, the present invention is directed to novel complexes of zinc(II) with substituted amidines. These novel catalysts are useful for the production of urethanes and polyurethanes which are important in many industrial applications.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 23, 2011
    Date of Patent: April 14, 2015
    Assignee: King Industries, Inc.
    Inventors: Bing Hsieh, Ramanathan Ravichandran, Farouk Abi-Karam
  • Patent number: 8975345
    Abstract: The disclosure relates to oxygen scavenging polymer compositions, methods of making the compositions, articles prepared from the compositions, and methods of making the articles. This abstract is intended as a scanning tool for purposes of searching in the particular art and is not intended to be limiting of the present invention.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 22, 2014
    Date of Patent: March 10, 2015
    Assignee: Plastipak Packaging, Inc.
    Inventor: Girish N. Deshpande
  • Publication number: 20150056420
    Abstract: Phase change ink compositions having a phase change carrier composition containing a wax and a wax-soluble near-infrared (NIR) dye having an absorption maximum in the wavelength region from about 700 nm to about 1400 nm. Near-infrared prints prepared with such phase change ink compositions. Methods of producing a layer of such a phase change ink on the surface of a substrate.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 26, 2013
    Publication date: February 26, 2015
    Applicant: Xerox Corporation
    Inventors: Jeffrey H. Banning, Jule W. Thomas, Jr., Bo Wu, Stephan V. Drappel
  • Patent number: 8945703
    Abstract: The invention relates to a polyester film incorporating at least one UV stabilizer of the formula I, in which R1 is hydrogen, alkyl, alkenyl, cycloalkyl, cycloalkenyl, heterocycloalkyl, aryl, or heteroaryl, and R2 is a moiety which contains at least one ?-electron system, which contains a carbon atom and at least one further atom selected from carbon, oxygen, and nitrogen, where the moiety R2 contains at least one atom different from carbon, where the film includes at least one further UV absorber which does not correspond to the formula I. The invention further relates to a process for producing the film, and also to articles formed from the film.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 8, 2010
    Date of Patent: February 3, 2015
    Assignee: Mitsubishi Polyester Film GmbH
    Inventors: Holger Kliesch, Oliver Klein, Andreas Bork, Ingo Fischer
  • Publication number: 20150030845
    Abstract: The present disclosure is directed to a base film having a thickness from 8 to 152 microns, a 60 degree gloss value from 2 to 35, an optical density greater than or equal to 2 and a dielectric strength greater than 1400 V/mil. The base film comprises a chemically converted (partially or wholly aromatic) polyimide in an amount from 63 to 96 weight percent of the base film. The base film further comprises a pigment and a matting agent. The matting agent is present in an amount from 1.6 to 10 weight percent of the base film, has a median particle size from 1.3 to 10 microns, and has a density from 2 to 4.5 g/cc. The pigment is present in an amount from 2 to 35 weight percent of the base film. The present disclosure is also directed to coverlay films comprising the base film in combination with an adhesive layer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 26, 2013
    Publication date: January 29, 2015
    Applicant: E I DU PONT DE NEMOURS AND COMPANY
    Inventors: THOMAS EDWARD CARNEY, Jeffrey Michael Bartolin, Meredith L. Dunbar, Scott John Herrmann
  • Publication number: 20140370213
    Abstract: Interior aircraft components comprise a thermoplastic composition comprising: a first polymer comprising bisphenol A carbonate units and monoaryl arylate units, or a second polymer comprising bisphenol A carbonate units, monoaryl arylate units, and siloxane units, or a combination comprising at least one of the foregoing polymers; and an organophosphorus compound; wherein a sample of the thermoplastic composition has: an OSU integrated 2 minute heat release test value of less than 65 kW-min/m2 and a peak heat release rate of less than 65 kW/m2, an E662 smoke test DsMax value of less than 200, a flame time of less than 15 seconds, a burn length of less than 6 inches, and a drip extinguishing time of less than 5 seconds, an energy in multiaxial impact of 100 J or more and a ductility in multiaxial impact of 100%.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 12, 2013
    Publication date: December 18, 2014
    Inventors: Mark Adrianus Johannes van der Mee, Paul Dean Sybert, Robert Dirk van de Grampel, Roland Sebastian Assink
  • Patent number: 8900668
    Abstract: The disclosure relates to curable polyureasil compounds, methods related to curing of such compounds via hydrolysis and/or condensation to form coatings on a substrate, and coated articles formed from the curable polyureasil compounds. The polyureasil compounds are generally hydrocarbon-based, including multiple urea groups and multiple hydrolysable silyl groups per molecule. The hydrolysable silyl groups can be hydrolyzed and subsequently condensed to provide a networked polymeric structure with siloxane/urea linkages between polyureasil compound precursors to form a cured polyureasil composition useful as a coating for a substrate, in particular an anti-corrosion coating for a metallic substrate.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 5, 2012
    Date of Patent: December 2, 2014
    Assignee: Eastern Michigan University
    Inventor: Vijaykumar M. Mannari
  • Patent number: 8841370
    Abstract: A rubber compound based on propylene-oxide rubber SKPO, including sulfur, stearic acid, zinc oxide, thiuram disulphide, carbon black P-803. The compound is characterized by replacement of 2-mercaptobenzothiazole (kaptax), as well as fluoroplastic F-4, with dibenzothiazyl disulfide (altax), phenyl-?-naphthylamine (neozone D), dibutoxyethyl adipate, and ultrafine polytetrafluoroethylene (UPTFE). Such replacement of ingredients allows for significant improvement of wear resistance, frost resistance, and relative elongation. Additionally, relatively less UPTFE (compared to fluoroplastic F-4) can be used to achieve similar beneficial results, significantly reducing the cost of manufacturing the material.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 8, 2013
    Date of Patent: September 23, 2014
    Assignees: North-Eastern Federal University, Science Inst of Oil and Gas Problems of SB RAS
    Inventors: Nataliya Nikolaevna Petrova, Viktoriya Vitalievna Portnyagina
  • Patent number: 8822579
    Abstract: A rubber compound based on propylene-oxide rubber SKPO, including sulfur, stearic acid, zinc oxide, thiuram disulphide, carbon black P-803. The compound is characterized by replacement of 2-mercaptobenzothiazole (kaptax), as well as fluoroplastic F-4, with dibenzothiazyl disulfide (altax), phenyl-?-naphthylamine (neozone D), dibutoxyethyl adipate, and natural bentonites. Use of a rubber compound with the proposed composition increases the service life of rubber seals during their operation in sealing devices, due to higher frost resistance and a lower residual compressive strain value. Also, the compound can be manufactured by a simpler method compared to modern production technology, eliminating the stage of joint mechanical activation of zeolite and dibutyl phthalate.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 8, 2013
    Date of Patent: September 2, 2014
    Assignees: North-Eastern Federal University, Science Inst of Oil and Gas Problems of SB RAS
    Inventors: Nataliya Nikolaevna Petrova, Viktoriya Vitalievna Portnyagina
  • Patent number: 8765867
    Abstract: An object of the present invention is to provide a heat-resistant resin paste that enables the formation of a precise pattern, exhibits excellent adhesiveness, heat resistance and flexibility, and enables a shortening of the production time, as well as a method for producing thereof. The present invention relates to a heat-resistant resin paste, comprising a first organic solvent (A1), a second organic solvent (A2) that comprises a lactone, a heat-resistant resin (B) that is soluble in a mixed organic solvent of (A1) and (A2), and a heat-resistant resin filler (C) that is soluble in (A1) but insoluble in (A2), wherein (C) is dispersed within a solution comprising (A1), (A2) and (B).
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 28, 2004
    Date of Patent: July 1, 2014
    Assignee: Hitachi Chemical Company, Ltd.
    Inventors: Hiroyuki Kawakami, Reiko Yamaguchi, Yoshihiro Nomura
  • Patent number: 8759440
    Abstract: Provided is a heat-resistant resin paste excellent in heat resistance, flexibility, printability and viewability. A heat-resistant resin paste containing a first organic solvent (A1), a second organic solvent (A2) containing a lactone, a heat-resistant resin (B) soluble in a mixed solvent of the solvents (A1) and (A2), a heat-resistant resin filler (C) insoluble in the mixed organic solvent of the solvents (A1) and (A2), and a pigment (D), wherein the components (C) and (D) are dispersed in a solution containing the solvents (A1) and (A2) and the component (B).
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 1, 2007
    Date of Patent: June 24, 2014
    Assignee: Hitachi Chemical Company, Ltd.
    Inventors: Hiroyuki Kawakami, Kouji Yamazaki, Takuya Imai, Youji Katayama
  • Publication number: 20140170393
    Abstract: A thermoplastic resin composition includes 100 parts by weight of a thermoplastic resin (a) that is a liquid crystalline polyester and/or a polyphenylene sulfide; and 0.001 to 10 parts by weight of a metal complex (b) having a monodentate or a bidentate ligand; and at least one metal and/or its salt selected from the group consisting of copper, zinc, nickel, manganese, cobalt, chromium and tin.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 28, 2012
    Publication date: June 19, 2014
    Inventors: Kohei Miyamoto, Mitsushige Hamaguchi, Hideyuki Umetsu
  • Patent number: 8748519
    Abstract: The disclosure relates to oxygen scavenging polymer compositions, methods of making the compositions, articles prepared from the compositions, and methods of making the articles. This abstract is intended as a scanning tool for purposes of searching in the particular art and is not intended to be limiting of the present invention.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 12, 2010
    Date of Patent: June 10, 2014
    Assignee: Plastipak Packaging, Inc.
    Inventor: Girish N. Deshpande
  • Publication number: 20140107261
    Abstract: An object of the present invention is to provide a rubber composition for a tread which can improve fuel economy, grip performance (in particular, wet grip performance), abrasion resistance and handling stability in a balanced manner, and a pneumatic tire produced using the rubber composition. The present invention relates to a rubber composition for a tread, including a molten mixture of a solid resin having a softening point of not lower than 40° C. and at least one softener selected from the group consisting of oils, liquid coumarone-indene resins, and liquid indene resins, and the molten mixture having a mass ratio of the solid resin to the softener of 90/10 to 50/50.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 18, 2013
    Publication date: April 17, 2014
    Applicant: SUMITOMO RUBBER INDUSTRIES, LTD.
    Inventor: Tatsuya MIYAZAKI
  • Patent number: 8679243
    Abstract: An aqueous pigment dispersion used for preparing an ink jet recording aqueous ink comprises an anionic group-containing organic polymeric compound, an organic pigment, an organic pigment derivative, and the water, wherein the polymeric compound, the organic pigment, and the organic pigment derivative are dispersed in water, the organic pigment and the organic pigment derivative are a diketopyrrolopyrrole-based red pigment and a phthalimidoalkylated quinacridone, respectively, and the phthalimidoalkylated quinacridone content is in the range of 1.6 to 3.8% relative to the total (100%) of the diketopyrrolopyrrole-based red pigment and the phthalimidoalkylated quinacridone on a mass basis. Furthermore, there is provided an ink jet recording aqueous ink containing such an aqueous pigment dispersion, wherein the aqueous pigment dispersion is diluted such that the total of the organic pigment content and the organic pigment derivative content is from 1 to 8% on a mass basis.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 22, 2012
    Date of Patent: March 25, 2014
    Assignee: DIC Corporation
    Inventors: Ryuji Yokoyama, Takao Ogihara, Kengo Yasui
  • Patent number: 8642685
    Abstract: Curing agents for air-drying alkyd-based resins, coatings, such as paint, varnish or wood stain, inks and linoleum floor coverings, based on an iron/manganese complex containing tetradentate, pentadentate or hexadentate nitrogen donor ligands are disclosed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 18, 2012
    Date of Patent: February 4, 2014
    Assignee: OMG UK Technology, Ltd
    Inventors: Ronald Hage, Philana Veronica Wesenhagen
  • Publication number: 20130344345
    Abstract: A bio-based polyester window film optionally including a a UV light absorbing layer including a bio-based polyester and a UV light absorber. The bio-based polyester window film has a radiocarbon content of at least 19 pMC. The film exhibits excellent clarity and light stability, substantially equivalent to petroleum-based counterparts, while being derived wholly or partly from non-petroleum sources.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 30, 2013
    Publication date: December 26, 2013
    Applicant: TORAY PLASTICS (AMERICA), INC.
    Inventor: TORAY PLASTICS (AMERICA), INC.
  • Patent number: 8575242
    Abstract: Coating of organic and inorganic pigments with acrylic resins, comprising a chemical compound consisting of particles of solid organic and inorganic substances, both defined as pigments, in that they are substances which absorb a fraction of the light and reflect the complementary part thereof, coated with acrylic and, optionally, aldehyde and/or ketone resins. The latter are deposited on the surface of the pigment by means of a process which envisages melting of the resin, consequent wetting and coating of the entire surface of the pigment with the resin in the melted state, the consequent cooling and subsequent step of grinding by means of mechanical systems operating in temperature conditions lower than 20° C., by means of cryogenic processes or granulate by means of a wet method with a water jet cutting action and separation of the granulates by the water on a vibrating screen and then dried on a spiral elevator.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 16, 2006
    Date of Patent: November 5, 2013
    Assignee: PPG Industries Ohio, Inc.
    Inventor: Achille Angelo Bardelli
  • Patent number: 8575262
    Abstract: This invention provides an aqueous polymeric dispersion, the polymer including, as polymerized units: from 0.1 to 10%, by weight based on the weight of the polymer, monomer selected from the group consisting of strong carboxylic acid monomers, sulfonic acid monomers and phosphorous-containing acid monomers, and from 0.01 to 3%, by weight based on the weight of the polymer, a moiety including the structure, wherein X?CY, N, or P and Y, independently ?H, C, N, O, Cl, Br, F, Si, S, or P. Also, a method for forming the aqueous polymeric dispersion and a method for providing a coating having improved adhesion to a substrate, particularly to a metal substrate, is provided.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 13, 2009
    Date of Patent: November 5, 2013
    Assignee: Rohm and Haas Company
    Inventors: James C. Bohling, Andrew Hejl, Alvin M. Maurice
  • Patent number: 8557906
    Abstract: A flame-retardant composition having (a) a copolymer comprising at least about 50 wt. % of propylene-derived units, and about 5-35 wt. % of units derived from at least one of ethylene or a C4-10 alpha-olefin, wherein the copolymer has a heat of fusion of about 75 J/g or less; and (b) a flame retardant, wherein the composition satisfies the requirements of UL94 with a V2 rating.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 26, 2011
    Date of Patent: October 15, 2013
    Assignee: ExxonMobil Chemical Patents Inc.
    Inventor: Randal Howard Kerstetter, III
  • Publication number: 20130265771
    Abstract: In an embodiment, a polycarbonate composition comprises: polycarbonate; 7 wt % to 20 wt % titanium dioxide, based upon a total weight of the polycarbonate composition; an optional flame retardant; and an optional UV stabilizer. A plaque formed from the polycarbonate composition has a reflectance of greater than or equal to 95%, as determined by reflectance measurements using a Gretag Macbeth Coloreye spectrophotometer (D65 light source, 10 degree observer, UV included) made at a wavelength of 680 nm. In an embodiment, a polycarbonate composition comprises: a polycarbonate; 7 to 20 wt % titanium dioxide; a flame retardant; and an optional UV stabilizer; wherein the polycarbonate composition has a maximum reflectance of greater than or equal to 95%. The melt volume rate as determined at 300° C. using a 1.2 kilogram weight, in accordance with ASTM D1238-04 is from 5 to 30 grams per 10 minutes.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 12, 2013
    Publication date: October 10, 2013
    Applicant: SABIC Innovative Plastics IP B.V.
    Inventors: Amanda Marie Flores, Vandita Pai-Paranjape
  • Patent number: 8552097
    Abstract: A new polymer composition comprising (i) a polymer having a main polymer chain derived from (ia) at least 30% by weight to 100% by weight based on the polymer of a first monomer which introduces at least one of a secondary carbon and a tertiary carbon to the main polymer chain, and (ib) in the range of from 0 to 70% by weight based on the polymer of at least one other monomer; (ii) at least one lithium salt; and (iii) at least one antioxidant is provided, as well as a process for producing a polymer vulcanizate comprising the step of vulcanizing the polymer composition mentioned above additionally comprising a vulcanization system. A method for improving the hot air aging and aqueous fluid resistance characteristics of the polymer mentioned above comprises the step of admixing said polymer with at least one lithium salt and at least one antioxidant is also provided.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 21, 2008
    Date of Patent: October 8, 2013
    Assignee: LANXESS Deutschland GmbH
    Inventors: Andreas Roos, Martin Mezger, Hans Magg, Stefan Kelbch, Joachim Haider, Gerd Bergmann
  • Patent number: 8541488
    Abstract: A formed resin article, containing a compound and a polymer substance, wherein the compound has a maximum absorption wavelength in a range of 400 nm or less, measured in a solution of the compound, wherein the compound is contained in the polymer substance in a quantity of 5 g/m2 or less, and wherein a light transmittance of the article at a wavelength of 410 nm is 5% or less.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 24, 2009
    Date of Patent: September 24, 2013
    Assignee: FUJIFILM Corporation
    Inventors: Ichiro Amasaki, Keizo Kimura, Youichiro Takeshima
  • Patent number: 8530569
    Abstract: A polyalkyl benzimide polymeric dispersant produced from the reaction product of polyisobutylene amine with 1,2,4-benzenetricarboxylic anhydride, and method of preparing same and colorant dispersions containing dispersant.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 5, 2003
    Date of Patent: September 10, 2013
    Assignee: Sun Chemical Corporation
    Inventors: Gregory T. Huber, Tatiana N. Romanova, Russel J. Schwartz, Terence R. Chamberlain
  • Patent number: 8530587
    Abstract: Disclosed is a vulcanizable rubber composition for use in an air spring, which has excellent low-temperature behavior, and a vulcanized rubber formed product for air springs, which is obtained by vulcanization of the rubber composition. Also disclosed is a vulcanizable rubber composition for use in an air spring, comprising: an epihalohydrin-based copolymer comprising 50 to 70 mol % of a constituent unit derived from ethylene oxide and/or propylene oxide, 20 to 50 mol % of a constituent unit derived from epihalohydrin, and 0 to 15 mol % of a constituent unit derived from allyl glycidyl ether; a vulcanizing agent; a plasticizer; and an acid acceptor, and a rubber formed product for air springs, which is obtained by vulcanization of the composition.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 12, 2009
    Date of Patent: September 10, 2013
    Assignee: Daiso Co., Ltd
    Inventors: Yasuo Matoba, Tadahiro Ono, Motoki Kitagawa
  • Publication number: 20130210969
    Abstract: Nano- or microsized containers include either a water immiscible or sparingly miscible core dispersible in aqueous dispersion medium or a water miscible core dispersible in non-aqueous dispersion medium and a core-soluble active agent selected from the group consisting of corrosion inhibitors, catalysts, accelerators of catalysts, adhesives, sealants, polymerizable compounds (monomers), surfactants, lubricants, antifouling agents, water repelling materials and their mixtures, and a stimulus-sensitive polymer/polyelectrolyte shell that encapsulates the core-soluble active agent and releases the encapsulated agent in response to an external stimulus selected from the group consisting of humidity, ionic strength, pH, temperature, mechanical stress, constant and alternating magnetic or electromagnetic fields, corrosion products, electric current, and electrochemical potential.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 23, 2011
    Publication date: August 15, 2013
    Applicant: Max-Planck-Gesellschaft zur Förderung der Wissenschaften e.V.
    Inventors: Dmitry O. Grigoriev, Dmitry Shchukin, Helmuth Möhwald
  • Publication number: 20130165552
    Abstract: An additive for manufacturing permeable concretes with improved properties and method for manufacturing the same are provided. The additive comprises in a total composition: 33.70 to 54.90% water; 0.30 to 0.50% defoamer; 0.30 to 0.40% bactericide; 0.30 to 0.50% polyglycol; 7.20 to 24.00% of a combination of emulsifiers; 15.50 to 17.00% moisturizer; 0.8 to 22.90% dispersant; and 0.70 to 1.00% biopolymer. The additive for manufacturing permeable concretes can be added to any type of stony aggregate and/or cement improving the product's mechanical properties required in each step before, during, and after of the setting.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 28, 2012
    Publication date: June 27, 2013
    Inventor: Jaime GRAU GENESIAS
  • Patent number: 8470351
    Abstract: The present invention is directed to providing antimicrobial compositions consisting of a polymeric material and, embedded therein, an antimicrobial compound. The antimicrobial compound contains at least one quaternary ammonium group, at least one hydrocarbon chain comprising a minimum of 10 carbon atoms and a maximum of 24 carbon atoms, and one or more anions to balance the charge of the quaternary ammonium groups. The invention is also directed to a method of making antimicrobial compositions containing an antimicrobial compound embedded in a polymeric material.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 30, 2008
    Date of Patent: June 25, 2013
    Assignees: The Research Foundation of the City University of New York, Pace University, Long Island University
    Inventors: Robert Engel, JaimeLee Iolani Rizzo, Karin Melkonian Fincher, Gary Innocenti
  • Publication number: 20130150502
    Abstract: Stabilized photoactive composition comprising at least one photoactive organic polymer; at least one light stabilizer selected from hindered amines; at least one UV absorber selected from triazines, benzoxazinones, benzotriazoles, benzophenones, benzoates, formamidines, cinnamates or propenoates, aromatic propanediones, benzoimidazoles, cycloaliphatic ketones, formanilides including oxamides, cyanoacrylates, benzopyranones, salicylates, or mixtures thereof. Said photoactive composition can be advantageously used in the construction of photovoltaic devices such as, for example, photovoltaic cells, photovoltaic modules, solar cells, solar modules, on both rigid and flexible supports.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 5, 2013
    Publication date: June 13, 2013
    Applicant: Eni S.P.A.
    Inventor: Eni S.P.A.
  • Patent number: 8431721
    Abstract: The invention relates to compounds of the structure of formula I and II: where X is selected from the group consisting of O, S and NH; Y, A and B are independently selected from the group consisting of N and CH; D, E and F are independently selected from the group consisting of CH, N, O and S; the symbol represents a single or a double bond; and R1, R2 and R3 are independently selected from the group consisting of H, electron withdrawing groups and electron releasing groups. In other embodiments, the compounds are used as oxygen scavengers and in barrier compositions and articles.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 20, 2011
    Date of Patent: April 30, 2013
    Assignee: Constar International, Inc.
    Inventors: Girish Nilkanth Deshpande, Paul David Weipert, Michael W. Ensley
  • Publication number: 20130065991
    Abstract: Disclosed is a vibration-proof rubber composition having improved physical properties such as dynamic ratio, loss factor, etc. without sacrificing, for example, long-term durability. More particularly, the vibration-proof rubber composition, which contains a natural rubber as well as a styrene-butadiene rubber or a butadiene rubber as base rubber together with a filler and suitable additives, provides improved comfort, driving stability and impact shock of an automobile by improving dynamic ratio and loss factor while maintaining long-term durability.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 18, 2011
    Publication date: March 14, 2013
    Applicants: KIA MOTORS CORPORATION, HYUNDAI MOTOR COMPANY
    Inventor: Min Soo Kim
  • Publication number: 20130065992
    Abstract: The invention provides a process for improving the fire resistance of a thermoplastic, thermoset or rubber organic polymer composition, characterised in that an alkoxysilane is added to a thermoplastic, thermosetting and rubber organic polymer composition and is heated to cause hydrolysis and condensation of the alkoxysilane. For example the alkoxysilane is a Benzoxazine triethoxysilane.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 16, 2011
    Publication date: March 14, 2013
    Applicant: DOW CORNING CORPORATION
    Inventors: Michael Backer, Pierre Chevalier, Ana Marques
  • Publication number: 20130065993
    Abstract: The invention provides a process for improving the fire resistance of a thermoplastic or thermoset organic polymer composition, characterised in that an alkoxysilane containing at least one organic nitrogen-containing group and an alkoxysilane or silicone resin containing at least one group selected from phosphonate and phosphinate groups are added to a thermoplastic or thermosetting organic polymer composition and heated in the presence of moisture to cause hydrolysis and siloxane condensation of the alkoxysilane or alkoxysilanes. The alkoxysilanes, or alkoxysilane(s) and silicone resin, of the invention are particularly effective in increasing the fire resistance of polycarbonates and blends of polycarbonate with other resins such as polycarbonate/ABS blends.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 16, 2011
    Publication date: March 14, 2013
    Applicants: DOW CORNING CORPORATION, DOW CORNING (SHANGHAI) CO., LTD., DOW CORNING TORAY CO., LTD.
    Inventors: Michael Backer, Pierre Chevalier, Zhihua Liu, Ana Marques, Satoshi Onodera, Vincent Rerat, Motoshi Sasaki
  • Publication number: 20130009098
    Abstract: A process of preparing a doped aluminum oxide, includes providing a solution comprising 8-hydroxyquinoline; an aluminum precursor; a dopant precursor, and a reaction solvent; isolating a precipitate from the solution; and calcining the precipitate to form the doped aluminum oxide. Compositions may be prepared which include tris(8-hydroxyquinolinato) aluminum and (8-hydroxyquinolinato)zM, wherein M is a metal ion and the value of z is equivalent to the oxidation state of the metal ion.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 15, 2011
    Publication date: January 10, 2013
    Applicant: Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur
    Inventor: S. Sundar Manoharan
  • Patent number: 8338510
    Abstract: Various embodiments provide a photosensitive siloxane composition containing (a) polysiloxane, (b) a quinone diazide compound, (c) a solvent, and (d) one or more kinds of specified imidosilane compounds. Various embodiments also provide a cured film obtained by applying and/or patterning the photosensitive siloxane composition. Various embodiments further provide a device including the cured film.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 21, 2007
    Date of Patent: December 25, 2012
    Assignee: Toray Industries, Inc.
    Inventor: Mitsuhito Suwa
  • Patent number: 8318836
    Abstract: Curing agents for air-drying alkyd-based resins, coatings, such as paint, varnish or wood stain, inks and linoleum floor coverings, based on an iron/manganese complex containing tetradentat, pentadentate or hexadentate nitrogen donor ligands are disclosed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 29, 2011
    Date of Patent: November 27, 2012
    Assignee: OMG UK Technology Limited
    Inventors: Ronald Hage, Philana Veronica Wesenhagen
  • Publication number: 20120270974
    Abstract: The invention relates to functionalized diene rubbers with trimethylolpropane and fatty acid, to a process for production there of and use thereof for the production of wet-skid-resistant and low-rolling-resistance motor-vehicle tire treads with high abrasion resistance.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 14, 2010
    Publication date: October 25, 2012
    Applicants: RHEIN CHEMIE RHEINAU GMBH, LANXESS DEUTSCHLAND GMBH
    Inventors: Norbert Steinhauser, Heike Kloppenburg, David Hardy, Alex Lucassen, Dietmar Hoff, Michaela Meiers
  • Publication number: 20120267480
    Abstract: An aircraft component wherein the component is a partition or a light cover, and wherein the aircraft component is molded or formed from a thermoplastic polymer composition including: a siloxane-containing copolymer in an amount effective to provide a total of 0.2 to 6.5 wt % of siloxane units based on the total weight of the polymers in the thermoplastic polymer composition, a bromine-containing polymer in an amount effective to provide 9 to 13 wt % of bromine, based on the total weight of the polymers in the thermoplastic polymer composition, and optionally a third polymer, wherein the wt % of the siloxane-containing copolymer, the bromine-containing polymer, and the optional third polymer, sum to 100 wt %, and 0.05 to 10 wt % of a light diffuser additive, based on the total weight of polymers in the thermoplastic polymer composition.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 30, 2012
    Publication date: October 25, 2012
    Inventors: Paul Dean Sybert, James Franklin Hoover, Laura G. Schultz Hume
  • Publication number: 20120258319
    Abstract: The disclosure relates to curable polyureasil compounds, methods related to curing of such compounds via hydrolysis and/or condensation to form coatings on a substrate, and coated articles formed from the curable polyureasil compounds. The polyureasil compounds are generally hydrocarbon-based, including multiple urea groups and multiple hydrolysable silyl groups per molecule. The hydrolysable silyl groups can be hydrolyzed and subsequently condensed to provide a networked polymeric structure with siloxane/urea linkages between polyureasil compound precursors to form a cured polyureasil composition useful as a coating for a substrate, in particular an anti-corrosion coating for a metallic substrate.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 5, 2012
    Publication date: October 11, 2012
    Applicant: EASTERN MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY
    Inventor: Vijaykumar M. Mannari