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1. (WO2005065619) GECKO-LIKE FASTENERS FOR DISPOSABLE ARTICLES
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Pub. No.:    WO/2005/065619    International Application No.:    PCT/US2004/042352
Publication Date: 21.07.2005 International Filing Date: 16.12.2004
IPC:
A61F 13/56 (2006.01), A61F 13/58 (2006.01)
Applicants: KIMBERLY-CLARK WORLDWIDE, INC. [US/US]; 401 N. Lake Street, Neenah, WI 54956 (US) (For All Designated States Except US).
LINDSAY, Jeffrey, Dean [US/US]; (US) (For US Only).
CHEN, Fung-Jou [US/US]; (US) (For US Only).
YU, Lisha [CN/US]; (US) (For US Only).
EFREMOVA, Nadezhda [RU/US]; (US) (For US Only)
Inventors: LINDSAY, Jeffrey, Dean; (US).
CHEN, Fung-Jou; (US).
YU, Lisha; (US).
EFREMOVA, Nadezhda; (US)
Agent: ROSIEJKA, Bryan, R.; Kimberly-Clark Worldwide, Inc., 401 N. Lake Street, Neenah, WI 54956 (US)
Priority Data:
10/747,923 29.12.2003 US
Title (EN) GECKO-LIKE FASTENERS FOR DISPOSABLE ARTICLES
(FR) ELEMENTS D'ATTACHE DE TYPE GECKO POUR ARTICLES JETABLES
Abstract: front page image
(EN)A disposable absorbent article has a nanofabricated attachment means having adhesive hairs disposed on a substrate wherein the hairs are effective to adhesively engage an opposing surface having a polymeric film or a fibrous web. In another embodiment, the absorbent article has a gecko-like fastener including a substrate and a plurality of adhesive hairs arising from the substrate having a base section, midsection, and top section, a height of about 0.5 microns to about 8 millimeters, and a diameter greater than about 0.05 microns.
(FR)L'invention concerne un article absorbant jetable qui comprend un moyen d'attache de fabrication nanométrique présentant des poils adhésifs disposés sur un substrat, les poils entrant en contact par adhérence de manière efficace avec une surface opposée qui comporte un film polymère ou une bande fibreuse. Dans un autre mode de réalisation, l'article absorbant comprend un élément d'attache de type gecko qui comporte un substrat et une pluralité de poils adhésifs disposés sur le substrat, lesdits poils comprenant une section inférieure, une section intermédiaire, et une section supérieure, une hauteur comprise entre environ 0,5 microns et environ 8 millimètres, et un diamètre supérieur à environ 0,05 microns.
Designated States: AE, AG, AL, AM, AT, AU, AZ, BA, BB, BG, BR, BW, BY, BZ, CA, CH, CN, CO, CR, CU, CZ, DE, DK, DM, DZ, EC, EE, EG, ES, FI, GB, GD, GE, GH, GM, HR, HU, ID, IL, IN, IS, JP, KE, KG, KP, KR, KZ, LC, LK, LR, LS, LT, LU, LV, MA, MD, MG, MK, MN, MW, MX, MZ, NA, NI, NO, NZ, OM, PG, PH, PL, PT, RO, RU, SC, SD, SE, SG, SK, SL, SM, SY, TJ, TM, TN, TR, TT, TZ, UA, UG, US, UZ, VC, VN, YU, ZA, ZM, ZW.
African Regional Intellectual Property Organization (BW, GH, GM, KE, LS, MW, MZ, NA, SD, SL, SZ, TZ, UG, ZM, ZW)
Eurasian Patent Organization (AM, AZ, BY, KG, KZ, MD, RU, TJ, TM)
European Patent Office (AT, BE, BG, CH, CY, CZ, DE, DK, EE, ES, FI, FR, GB, GR, HU, IE, IS, IT, LT, LU, MC, NL, PL, PT, RO, SE, SI, SK, TR)
African Intellectual Property Organization (BF, BJ, CF, CG, CI, CM, GA, GN, GQ, GW, ML, MR, NE, SN, TD, TG).
Publication Language: English (EN)
Filing Language: English (EN)