Unicharm files Indian patent application for wearing article
March 10, 2014
(Indian Patent News)
– Japan based Unicharm Corp filed patent application for wearing article. The inventor is Takino Shunsuke.
Unicharm Corp filed the patent application on June 5, 2012. The patent application number is 4906/CHENP/2012 A. The international classification number is A61F13/496.
According to the Controller General of Patents, Designs & Trade Marks, "The present invention provides a wearing article including cover sheets used to cover front and rear ends of a liquid-absorbent structure and improved to alleviate undesirable irritation due to such cover sheets potentially experienced by the wearer. A diaper 10 includes front and rear waist members 20, 30 and a liquid-absorbent structure 40 by which the front and rear waist members 20, 30 are connected. The liquid-absorbent structure 4 0 has front and rear ends 4 0a, 40b overlapping the front and rear waist members 20, 30, and front and rear cover sheets 50, 60 are laminated on these front and rear ends 40a, 40b to cover them. The front and rear cover sheets 50, 60 are formed with bonded regions 51, 61 adapted to be bonded to the liquid-absorbent structure 4 0 or the front and rear waist members 20, 30, outside non-bonded regions 52, 62 lying outboard of the bonded regions 51, 61 and inside non-bonded regions 53, 63 lying inboard of the bonded regions 51, 61. The inside non-bonded regions 53, 63 are respectively folded back along fold lines 54, 64 toward the wearers body to form turnbacks 55, 65."
About the Company
Unicharm Corp is a Japan based company. It is the manufacturers of feminine hygiene and adult incontinence products.