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02/04/16
20160035944 
 Methods of tuning light emitting devices and tuned light emitting devices patent thumbnailMethods of tuning light emitting devices and tuned light emitting devices
Methods of treating an emission spectrum of visible light emitted from a light emitting source, and resulting apparatus, are disclosed. The methods include obtaining the visible light emission spectrum emitted from the light emitting source and a desired visible light emission spectrum.

02/04/16
20160032226 
 Maintenance liquid for active energy ray-curable inkjet ink patent thumbnailMaintenance liquid for active energy ray-curable inkjet ink
Provided is a non-aqueous maintenance liquid for an active energy ray-curable inkjet ink which can be used as a cleaning liquid for removing the inkjet ink and as a preserving liquid to fill the head when the printer is not in operation. The non-aqueous maintenance liquid for an active energy ray-curable inkjet ink of the present invention comprises a main liquid component, a pigment dispersant resin, and a surface control agent, wherein the main liquid component is an organic solvent and/or an active energy ray-curable compound, and the amount of the surface control agent is 0.01 to 10% by weight in 100% by weight of the maintenance liquid..
Toyo Ink Co.,ltd.


02/04/16
20160032142 
 Two-component coating composition patent thumbnailTwo-component coating composition
The invention relates to a coating composition comprising (a) at least one polyaspartic acid ester, (b) at least one polyisocyanate cross-linking agent with free isocyanate groups and (c) at least one compound with at least one epoxy group and at least one alkoxy silane group and to the use of the coating composition as primer, primer surfacer, pigmented single stage top coat or clear coat coating composition, particularly in vehicle repair coating.. .
Axalta Coating Systems Ip Co., Llc


02/04/16
20160032121 
 Encapsulated titanium dioxide, fluorescent pigments, and pigmented polyurethane dispersion patent thumbnailEncapsulated titanium dioxide, fluorescent pigments, and pigmented polyurethane dispersion
The present disclosure provides an encapsulated pigment dispersion and an inkjet ink comprising an ink vehicle and an encapsulated pigment dispersion thereof. In particular, the encapsulated pigment dispersion includes a pigment selected from tio2 pigment, fluorescent pigment, phosphorescent pigment, and mixtures thereof.
Xerox Corporation


02/04/16
20160032119 
 Inks patent thumbnailInks
An ink comprising: (a) 0.1 to 10 parts of a self-dispersible pigment; (b) 5 to 15 parts of a polymeric latex binder with a glass transition temperature in the range of from 0° c. To −30° c.; (c) 5 to 15 parts of one or more polar organic solvent(s) with a solubility parameter at 25° c.
Fujifilm Imaging Colorants, Inc.


02/04/16
20160032118 
 Printing process patent thumbnailPrinting process
An ink-jet printing process where the ink is printed onto a substrate using an ink jet printer with an ink re-circulating print-head and where the ink comprises: (a) 0.1 to 10 parts of a self-dispersible pigment; (b) 1 to 20 parts of a latex binder; (c) 5 to 15 parts of one or more polar organic solvent(s) with a solubility parameter at 25° c. Greater than 27.5; (d) 0.1 to 3 parts of a surfactant; (e) 0.001 to 5 parts of biocide; (f) 0 to 10 parts of a viscosity modifier; (g) 0 to 5 parts of one or more organic solvents with a solubility parameter at 25° c.
Fujifilm Imaging Colorants, Inc.


02/04/16
20160032117 
 Pigmented polyurethane dispersion patent thumbnailPigmented polyurethane dispersion
The present disclosure provides a pigment dispersion and an inkjet ink comprising an ink vehicle and a pigment dispersion thereof. The present disclosure also provides a process for producing the aqueous pigment..
Xerox Corporation


02/04/16
20160031046 
 Boric acid free flux patent thumbnailBoric acid free flux
The invention described herein pertains generally to boric acid free flux composition wherein in some embodiments, a phthalocyanine pigment is used to effect a color change at activation temperature.. .
Lincoln Global, Inc.


02/04/16
20160030913 
 Method of irradiating a magnetic fluid containing a semiconductor pigment and metal microparticles with microwaves, thereby creatingmixed-phase fluid, and amplifying the superfluid state energy by means of the quantum turbulence phenomenon. patent thumbnailMethod of irradiating a magnetic fluid containing a semiconductor pigment and metal microparticles with microwaves, thereby creatingmixed-phase fluid, and amplifying the superfluid state energy by means of the quantum turbulence phenomenon.
A method of amplifying the energy of a superfluid by irradiating a paramagnetic body, diamagnetic body, ferromagnetic and ferromagnetic metal microparticles with microwaves, thereby creating a superfluid phenomenon to generate superfluid energy, wherein a mixed phase electromagnetic fluid containing a semiconductor pigment is created and irradiated with microwaves, and when an external magnetic field is applied thereto, quantum chaos occurs, generating quantum turbulence phenomenon, thereby amplifying the energy of superfluid. Microparticles of an element, an oxide or a compound that creates a superfluid phenomenon in microwave band, are sorted from a diamagnetic or a paramagnetic material according to microwave frequency, and introduced into a mixed liquor containing a surfactant and a liquid characterized by containing an organic polyphenol.

02/04/16
20160030321 
 Calcium sequestration compositions and methods of treating skin pigmentation disorders and conditions patent thumbnailCalcium sequestration compositions and methods of treating skin pigmentation disorders and conditions
The present invention provides compositions containing one or more calcium sequestration agents and methods for topical application of such compositions to the skin to treat skin pigmentation disorders, such as melasma, post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation, pigmentation changes due to skin aging, or any other skin conditions related with normal such as skin of color or abnormal pigmentation such as hypo- or hyper-pigmentation in humans.. .
Neocuitis S.a.


01/28/16
20160026100 

Systems and methods for pulsed direct current magnetic actuated milling of pigment dispersions


A system for pigment milling includes a pulsing direct current (dc) source that generates a dc pulse, an electromagnetic field generating subunit that includes an electromagnetic coil coupled to the pulsing dc source to receive the dc pulse and to generate a magnetic field, and a rotating container subunit that includes a container for holding magnetic particles and ink pigment particles in an ink carrier, and a rotating subunit to rotate the container. A portion of the container is disposed within the electromagnetic coil and generation of the magnetic field causing motion of the magnetic particles thereby dispersing the ink pigment particles within the ink carrier..
Xerox Corporation


01/28/16
20160026062 

Color electrophoretic display


This invention relates to an electrophoretic display fluid comprising non-charged or slightly charged color particles and at least one type of charged pigment particles, all dispersed in a solvent or solvent mixture, and an electrophoretic display device utilizing such a display fluid. The electrophoretic fluid of the present invention provides improved image qualities..
E Ink California, Llc


01/28/16
20160025619 

Method for operating a bearing


A method for operating a rolling-element bearing includes manufacturing a lubricating grease by mixing a first pigment having a first color with a first grease component to form a first colored grease component, mixing a second pigment having a second color different than the first color with a second grease component to form a second colored grease component, and mixing the first and second colored grease components to form a grease having a grease color. The method also includes lubricating the rolling element bearing with the grease, operating the bearing, measuring the color of the grease and providing a signal when the grease color becomes a predetermined grease color..
Aktiebolaget Skf


01/28/16
20160025273 

Lighting devices with different gamut regions


Lighting devices with multiple light-emitting regions may be arranged to transmit or reflect emission portions or beams having different gamut properties, such as different gamut area index or relative gamut values. Different light transmitting surfaces or areas may be arranged to transmit emission portions or light beams having different gamut properties in different directions.
Cree, Inc.


01/28/16
20160024595 

Characterization of melanoma using a molecular signature


The present disclosure provides methods for characterizing melanoma in a subject by analyzing genes or gene expression products obtained from the subject. The present disclosure provides methods for distinguishing melanoma in situ from invasive melanoma.
Dermtech International


01/28/16
20160024338 

Thermoplastic pavement marking composition and method


A composition of matter suitable for use as a road marking substance and a method thereof provides for the steps of mixing a binder mixture with a filler mixture, heating the mixed ingredients while mixing into a homogenous molten mixture and then extruding the molten mixture. The extruded material is cooled, cut into individual pellets, coated with an anti-clumping coating and packaged for use in making a road marking substance in situ.

01/28/16
20160024331 

Polymerizable thiol-ene ink and coating composition


Hybrid radiation curable and/or low temp thermal cured thiol-ene compositions containing a quantity of unsaturated oligomers, a quantity of unsaturated polymers, a quantity of unsaturated monomers, a quantity of mercapto compounds, a quantity of functional silanes compounds and an activation catalyst as well as a possible quantity of adjuvants, such as stabilizers, pigments, amine acrylates, fillers, film forming and rheology additives, cationic initiators and polymerization inhibitors. The quantity of mercapto compounds, the quantity of functional silane compounds, the quantity of unsaturated polymers, the quantity of unsaturated oligomers, the quantity of unsaturated monomers, and the activation catalyst are mixed in order to form a coating mixture.
Kelmardan International Inc.


01/28/16
20160024327 

Dispersed composition, coating composition, coating film, and colored item


The present invention provides a dispersed composition containing an ultramarine (a), a black inorganic pigment (b) (excluding carbon black), and a dispersion medium (c), wherein the weight ratio of ultramarine (a)/black inorganic pigment (b) is from 80/20 to 4.3/95.7. As a result, the invention provides a coating film and a colored item having a high surface resistivity (an antistatic effect) and resistance to overheating by sunlight, as well as a coating composition for forming this coating film and colored item, for use in fields such as black matrices for color filters and automotive coating materials..
Toyocolor Co., Ltd


01/28/16
20160024321 

Stable color-changing ink


The present invention discloses a stable color-changing ink, which includes the following components in parts by weight: 10 to 60 parts of water, 0.1 to 2 parts of a ph regulator, 0.1 to 1 part of a corrosion inhibitor, 0.1 to 3 parts of a dispersant, 0.1 to 3 parts of an emulsion type lubricant, 0.5 to 10 parts of a water soluble resin, 10 to 50 parts of a microcapsule color-changing pigment, and 0.1 to 3 parts of a thickener. The present invention achieves the stability of an ink system and the stability of the writing effect, and can be used in different application fields, involving color-changing gel inks, color-changing watercolor inks, color-changing water-based inks, color-changing medium oil inks, color-changing fountain pen inks, color-changing writing brush inks, color-changing writing brush inks, color-changing inkjet inks, anti-counterfeiting inks, high-temperature disappearing inks, and other application systems..

01/28/16
20160024257 

2-aminoimidazole-functional silicone compositions and methods of making the same


A method of making a 2-aminoimidazole-functional silicone elastomer includes forming a mixture by combining a silicone elastomer base material having vinyl functionality, a 2-aminoimidazole-functional monomer or a 2-aminoimidazole-functional oligomer, and a free-radical initiator. Optionally, one or more cross-linkers, pigments, vinyl polymer, non-functional silicone fluid, or any combination thereof may also be included in the mixture..
Dow Corning Corporation


01/28/16
20160024045 

Chiral compounds, compositions, products and methods employing same


Compounds that function, alone or in combination, as inhibitors of pigmentation for the improvement of mammalian skin are described herein. Specifically, the compounds of the present disclosure, namely chiral, non-racemic compounds, function as pigment formation inhibitors thereof to beautify skin and discourage the production of melanins.
Merz North America, Inc.


01/28/16
20160023243 

Dry primer film composite and use thereof


A dry primer film composite that includes a release carrier film and a pigmented sandable primer layer having a dry film thickness of 100 μm or greater overlying the carrier film, wherein the primer layer is a latent heat curing material; and uses of the dry primer film composite for spot repair of a substrate in need of repair. In preferred embodiments said primer layer is formed from a coating composition comprising a binder chosen from thermosetting acrylics, gma acrylics, urethanes, epoxies, polyester and combinations thereof..
Akzo Nobel Coatings International B.v.


01/28/16
20160022014 

Makeup support device, makeup support method, and makeup support program


The purpose of the present invention is to provide a makeup support device capable of appropriately supporting the application of makeup even for users who have insufficient makeup skills. The makeup support device (100) has: a makeup style selection unit (250) that selects a makeup style being a makeup method, for each face to be made up; and a makeup style suggestion unit (260) that causes pigment corresponding to the selected makeup style to be supported on the surface of a sheet capable of being adhered for long periods to facial skin, on the opposite side to the side adhered to the skin..
Panasonic Intellectual Property Management Co., Ltd.


01/21/16
20160019997 

Laser-markable insulation material for wire or cable assemblies


The present disclosure is directed to laser-markable insulation material and cable or wire assemblies containing such insulation material. In certain embodiments, the laser-markable insulation material can include a fluoropolymer and an inorganic laser-markable pigment.
Saint-gobain Performance Plastics Corporation


01/21/16
20160018716 

Colored pigment particles for electrophoretic displays


Electrophoretic displays with an electrophoretic medium having charged pigmented microparticles are disclosed. The microparticles are charged linking molecules polymerized with chromophores of various colors so that microparticles in a variety of colors may be produced.
Empire Technology Development Llc


01/21/16
20160018695 

Composition for black matrixes, preparing the same, display panel and display device


There are disclosed a composition for black matrixes, a method for preparing the same, a display panel and a display device. The method for preparing said composition for black matrixes includes pigment dispersion forming process comprising the following steps: stirring the mixture of a carbon black, a dispersion agent, a solvent and a resin having a developing property until well mixed, and then performing a first shaking; adding the solvent continuously, or further adding the resin having a developing property, and performing a second shaking; adding the solvent continuously, and performing a third shaking to obtain the pigment dispersion; wherein, during at least one of the three shakings, a resin for improving the viscosity and the granularity stability was added therein.
Boe Technology Group Co., Ltd.


01/21/16
20160017178 

Cellulose-containing paint systems


The invention relates to a paint system, containing a) chemically unmodified cellulose and b) optionally polyolefin waxes and/or fischer-tropsch waxes and/or amide waxes and/or biologically-based waxes and c) film formers and d) optionally solvents or water and e) optionally pigments and f) optionally volatile and/or nonvolatile additives, wherein the chemically unmodified cellulose has a mean fibre length between 7 [mu]m and 100 [mu]m and a mean aspect ratio of less than 5.. .
Clariant International Ltd.


01/21/16
20160017176 

Multicoat coating with a primer-surfacer coat of a nonaqueous coating material comprising at least two different polyesters


Method for producing a multicoat coating comprises: applying a primer-surfacer coat (i) to an optionally pretreated substrate, curing coat (i), applying a basecoat (ii) to coat (i), optionally curing the basecoat (ii), applying a clearcoat (iii) to basecoat (ii), and curing basecoat (ii) and/or clearcoat (iii), wherein coat (i) is obtained by applying a nonaqueous, solventborne coating material comprising by weight: at least 20% of at least one organic solvent, at least 8% of at least one first polyester (a1), having a glass transition temperature of at least 20° c. And an acid number of 0 to 40 mg koh/g; at least 8% by weight of at least one second polyester (a2), different from (a1) and having a glass transition temperature of not more than 10° c.; at least one crosslinker (b); and at least 8% of one or more fillers and/or pigments (c)..
Basf Coatings Gmbh


01/21/16
20160017164 

Solid dispersion of a pigment in the granular form and the relative preparation process


A solid dispersion of pigment in granular form may include: at least one pigment; and at least one cold-water-soluble modified starch. A method for preparing an aqueous composition including at least one pigment may include: combining the at least one pigment, at least one cold-water-soluble modified starch, and water.
Novachem Industriale S.r.l.


01/21/16
20160017161 

Ceramic inkjet ink for red decoration


Disclosed are compositions, such as inkjet inks, for jetting onto a ceramic substrate, and associated methods and systems. The compositions comprise a pigment compound that is configured to be jetted on a ceramic substrate during a ceramic inkjet process to impart a color effect to the ceramic substrate, and a reduction agent which, when exposed to a firing temperature, reacts with the pigment compound to cause a reduction reaction.
Electronics For Imaging, Inc.


01/21/16
20160017159 

Active energy ray-curable offset printing ink composition


Provided is an active energy ray-curable offset printing ink composition that can prevent occurrence of a slurring phenomenon. The active energy ray-curable offset printing ink composition includes a compound having an ethylenically unsaturated bond, a photopolymerization initiator, a colorant, and an extender pigment.
Sakata Inx Corporation


01/21/16
20160017115 

Liquid color concentrate for use in particle articles


A liquid color concentration for use in plastic articles comprises a non-orthophthalate plasticizer and at least one of a colorant, a functional additive or a special effect pigment.. .
Badger Color Concentrates, Inc.


01/21/16
20160016410 

Liquid ejecting apparatus and liquid supply unit


A liquid ejecting apparatus includes: a printing head; and a liquid supply unit. The printing head has a reservoir, a plurality of liquid supply ports connected to the reservoir, and a liquid introduction inlet.
Seiko Epson Corporation


01/21/16
20160016191 

Activator applying device, hydraulic transfer apparatus incorporating the same activator applying device, and article with hydraulically transferred pattern manufactured with the same hydraulic transfer apparatus


Activator applying device including a receiving pan that stores an activator for activation of a transfer film, and a spreading roller that rotates while being dipped in the activator in the receiving pan and applies the activator that has adhered to the surface thereof in a dip section of the activator applying device to the transfer pattern in a different section of the activator applying device. The activator is fed to the receiving pan in an amount greater than the amount of the activator applied to the transfer pattern, and an excessive activator is discharged through a discharge port of the receiving pan.
Taica Corporation


01/21/16
20160016015 

Systems and methods for improving an outside appearance of skin using ultrasound as an energy source


In some embodiments, the method can comprise locating a targeted portion of skin surface; delivering ultrasound energy to subcutaneous tissue below the skin surface; producing a biological effect in at least one of the skin surface and the subcutaneous tissue; and improving the appearance of the targeted portion of the skin surface. Improving the appearance of the skin surface can be at least one of increasing skin elasticity, reducing skin oiliness, reducing skin pore size, smoothing skin texture, reducing hyperpigmentation, treating and/or preventing acne, reducing a blemish, reducing an appearance of spider veins and/or rosacea, reducing an appearance of scars, reducing an appearance of stretch marks, rejuvenating skin, increasing collagen in the subcutaneous tissue, tightening of sagging sink, rejuvenating photoaged skin, increasing a thickness of a dermal layer, reducing a wrinkle on the skin surface, generating new tissue in the subcutaneous layer, and combinations thereof..
Guided Therapy Systems, Llc


01/21/16
20160015836 

Water-equivalent phantom


A composition for use in radiology includes glass micro bubbles, araldite, jeffamine, magnesium oxide, and polyethylene. Another composition or use in radiology may include glass micro bubbles, an epoxy, acrylic, or polyurethane, and polyethylene.
Gammex, Inc.


01/21/16
20160015617 

Compositions and methods for reducing skin pigmentation


The present invention provides compositions and methods for reducing skin pigmentation. The invention comprises inhibitors of sialyltransferase, inhibitors of oligosaccharide formation or oligosaccharide activity, and methods of using such inhibitors.
Yale University


01/21/16
20160014974 

Photonic engine system for actuating the photosynthetic electron transport chain


A horticultural system having lighting elements pulsed with an off time proportional to the turnover time of the photosynthetic electron transport chain. The lighting elements emit light at a wavelength within 20 nm of a peak absorption of the pigment of the plant and are controlled to provide light at predetermined intervals as needed by the plant cause photosynthesis and reduce excess unproductive light..
Once Innovations, Inc.


01/14/16
20160011545 

Image forming apparatus


An image forming apparatus includes an image forming unit, a heating unit, and a fixing unit. The image forming unit uses a toner including a flat pigment.
Fuji Xerox Co., Ltd.


01/14/16
20160011509 

Photosensitive resin composition for black matrix, black matrix, color filter and manufacturing the same, and liquid crystal display apparatus


A photosensitive resin composition capable of forming a black matrix having good adhesion and good hardness, a black matrix, a color filter and a method for manufacturing the same, and a liquid crystal display apparatus are provided. The photosensitive resin composition includes an alkali-soluble resin (a), a compound (b) having an ethylenically unsaturated group, a photoinitiator (c), a hyperbranched polymer (d), a solvent (e), and a black pigment (f).
Chi Mei Corporation


01/14/16
20160010843 

Pre-coated aluminum sheet, aluminum sheet, and heat sink for onboard led lighting


A pre-coated aluminum sheet, an aluminum sheet, and a heat sink for onboard led lighting excellent in the heat radiation property are provided. The pre-coated aluminum sheet is used for the heat sink for onboard led lighting, and is the pre-coated aluminum sheet including an aluminum sheet and a resin-based film.
Kabushiki Kaisha Kobe Seiko Sho (kobe Steel, Ltd.)


01/14/16
20160009938 

Infrared reflective clear coating compositions for elastomeric wall and roof coatings


The present invention provides compositions for use as elastomeric roof coatings having excellent infrared (ir) reflectivity which comprise (i) one or more elastomeric copolymer having a measured glass transition temperature (measured tg) of from −100 to 0° c. And one or more mesoporous filler, preferably a mesoporous filler that is substantially free of organic groups or residues, the mesoporous filler chosen from mesoporous silica, mesoporous aluminosilicates and mesoporous alumina, wherein the composition has a pigment volume concentration (% pvc) of from 0.1 to 15%.
Rohm And Haas Company


01/14/16
20160009937 

Antigraffiti layer for polyvinyl chloride based graphics film


The present invention relates to a method of making a colored graphics film, the method comprising: (i) providing a transparent polyester film, (ii) coating thereon a polyvinyl chloride organosol or plastisol composition comprising one or more color pigments, (iii) heating so as to cause film forming of the polyvinyl chloride organosol or plastisol composition thereby obtaining a colored polyvinyl chloride film adhered on one side thereof to a transparent polyester film and (iv) applying an adhesive layer to the side of the polyvinyl chloride film opposite to the side adhering to the transparent polyester film. The present invention in a further aspect provides a colored graphics film comprising a polyvinyl chloride film layer having opposite major sides, one major side comprising an adhesive layer and the major side opposite thereto having a transparent polyester layer directly bonded to the polyvinyl chloride film layer..
3m Innovative Properties Company


01/14/16
20160009930 

Radio frequency indentification (rfid) ink


A rfid ink is described. The rfid ink includes a paste containing a pigment.

01/14/16
20160009652 

Small-molecule modulators of melanin expression


The present invention relates to small molecule modulators of melanin expression and methods of making the small molecules. Also disclosed are methods of increasing pigmentation in a cell which involve providing compounds of the present invention and contacting a cell with the compounds under conditions effective to induce melanin expression in the cell, thereby increasing pigmentation.
University Of Rochester


01/14/16
20160009075 

Intaglio printing


For improving the intaglio printing of inks comprising large particles such as optically variable pigment particles and/or optically variable magnetic or magnetizable pigment particles, the invention proposes a process for intaglio printing a feature or pattern comprising the steps of (i) inking one or more chablon cylinders with one or more low viscosity inks, and comprising particles having a size (d50) up to about 90 microns with one or more screen cylinders comprising urging means, the one or more screen cylinders being connected by means of a connecting duct to an intaglio ink reservoir, (ii) transferring the one or more inks from the one or more chablon cylinders to a plate cylinder carrying one or more an intaglio engraved plates, (iii) transferring one or more inks ink from the plate cylinder carrying one or more an intaglio engraved plates to a substrate, and (iv) hardening or curing the one or more inks.. .
Sicpa Holding Sa


01/14/16
20160008820 

Magnetic actuated-milled pigment dispersions and process for making thereof


The disclosure provides pigment dispersions having an average particle size of from about 10 nm to about 500 nm prepared by employing a magnetic actuated milling process and system. In embodiments, the pigment dispersions have an average particle size of less than 100 nm..
Xerox Corporation


01/14/16
20160008780 

Color determination for photopolymer mixtures in additive manufacturing


The present disclosure relates to a system configured to determine an amount of color dye and/or pigment to add to a photopolymer mixture to produce an object of desired color after additive manufacturing. The system may comprise one or more of an additive manufacturing device, a color dispensing device, a physical computer processor, a user interface, electronic storage, external resources, and/or other components.
Madesolid, Inc.


01/14/16
20160008296 

Zeaxanthin formulations with additional ocular-active nutrients, for protecting eye health and treating eye disorders


Oral formulations for promoting eye health, and in particular for preventing or treating macular degeneration, are disclosed, containing zeaxanthin, a carotenoid pigment, and at least two or more additional ocular-active nutrients selected from lipoic acid, omega-3 fatty acids, plant-derived compounds such as flavonoids, anthocyanins, or polyphenolics, taurine, carnitine, coenzyme-q10, carnosine, and nutrients that stimulate the production of glutathione. Processes are disclosed for identifying ocular-active nutrients that will interact in a synergistic and potentiating manner with zeaxanthin, to provide better and more effective protection, for eye health, than can be provided by zeaxanthin alone.
Zeavision Llc


01/14/16
20160008270 

Cosmetic compositions and methods of their use


Described herein are compositions useful for moisturizing and/or improving the appearance of skin by evening skin tone and/or reducing the appearance of dark spots or hyperpigmentation. The compositions comprise cosmetic ingredients such as lactobacillus ferment; ferula foetida root extract; helianthus annuus (sunflower) seed extract; terminalia ferdinandiana fruit extract, and niacinamide..
Mary Kay Inc.


01/14/16
20160008247 

Beta-2-adrenergic receptor agonist for improving skin scar colour matching


A method for improving skin scar colour matching, for example reducing scar hyperpigmentation, the method comprising administering a therapeutically effective amount of an agent, which positively modulates β2-adrenergic receptor conformation, or receptor activity, or activation thereof, to a subject in need thereof. The subject typically is in need of improving skin scar colour matching, for example reducing scar hyperpigmentation, because the subject has or is at risk of hyperpigmentation.
University Of Leicester


01/14/16
20160008241 

Powdered composition for use in the preparation of whitening cosmetic compositions


The application relates to a powdered composition consisting in at least one pigment, at least one encapsulation agent, at least one whitening agent, at least one lightening agent, optionally an additive selected from vitamin b3, vitamin e, a ginseng extract, a red algae extract, a brown algae extract and mixtures thereof and optionally water, to its preparation method and to its use for preparing a cosmetic composition.. .
Sensient Cosmetic Technologies


01/14/16
20160008170 

Method and device for treating retinal detachment


A device for fusing two or more tissues is disclosed. The device comprises a hand held probe comprising a fluid receiving opening, a channel and an outlet in fluid communication whereby fluid passes through the channel and exits the outlet where it is directed to at least one of the two or more tissues and/or a space in-between.

01/14/16
20160007647 

Smoking article with colour shifting marking


Smoking articles include a colour shifting marking. The marking may be provided on a wrapper, such as a plug wrap, a smokable material wrap, or a tipping paper wrap.
Philip Morris Products, S.a.


01/14/16
20160007641 

Pigment formulation


A stable aqueous suspension comprising a crystalline carotenoid; a stabilizer selected from the group consisting of propylene glycol alginate and gum acacia; a dispersant which comprises at least one sucrose ester of a fatty acid; and water. These suspensions exhibit desirable stability and are particularly useful for the production of red colors which are not animal sourced.
Fmc Corporation


01/14/16
20160007596 

High quality antimicrobial paint composition


A high quality paint formulation comprises water, latex polymer, pigment, and a quaternary ammonium compound. The high quality paint is capable of killing gram positive bacteria, gram negative bacteria at a rate of greater than 3 logs within 2 hours of application of bacteria to a painted surface.
The Sherwin-williams Company


01/07/16
20160004918 

Use of relatively permanent pigmented or vascular skin mark patterns in images for personal identification


Embodiments include methods, devices, software, and systems for identifying a person based on relatively permanent pigmented or vascular skin mark (rppvsm) patterns in images. Locations of rppvsms in different images of people are point matched, and a correspondence probability that the point matched rppvsms are from different people is calculated.
Nanyang Technological University


01/07/16
20160002531 

Chemical synthesis of hybrid inorganic-organic nanostructured corrosion inhibitive pigments and methods


A method for preparing a hybrid inorganic-organic nanostructured inhibitive pigment, includes premixing a first stock solution containing one or more cations and a second stock solution containing one or more oxoanions to form a premixture under ph control in the presence of polymers as surface modifiers. The premixture is then reacted to form a slurry.
United Technologies Corporation


01/07/16
20160002479 

Jet ink composition, method and coated article


A jet ink composition, a jet ink coating method and a resulting jet ink coated article are all predicated upon the jet ink composition which includes in addition to a particulate pigment material and a solvent composition a resin composition. The resin composition includes an uncured silicone resin, an uncured epoxy resin and an uncured melamine resin.
Corning Incorporated


01/07/16
20160002478 

Pigmented cyan inkjet ink


The present disclosure pertains to a cyan pigmented inkjet ink and uses thereof in inkjet ink sets and inkjet printing. More particularly, the present disclosure pertains to an ink that is cyan in color and comprises a mixed pigment colorant..
E. I. Du Pont De Nemours And Company


01/07/16
20160002469 

Sintering-assisted deposition of uniform titania nanocrystalline coatings over al flakes in aqueous solution


A process of forming a multi-layered pigment comprising the steps of: providing a metal core material; treating the metal core material with an acid, depositing a passivation layer onto the metal core material; densifying the metal core material having the passivation layer reducing a pore size of the passivation layer; and depositing a high refractive index material onto the sintered material wherein the high refractive index layer is uniform and crack free.. .
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha


01/07/16
20160002443 

Polylactic acid resin composition


A polylactic acid resin composition containing a polylactic acid resin, glass fibers having an average aspect ratio (average fiber length/average fiber diameter) of 5 or more, and a metallic pigment, wherein the glass fibers are contained in an amount of from 2 to 35 parts by mass, and the metallic pigment is contained in an amount of from 0.1 to 8 parts by mass, based on 100 parts by mass of the polylactic acid resin. Since the polylactic acid resin composition of the present invention has excellent moldability, and is capable of providing a molded article with high designability, including a transparent surface layer and an inner layer with a lamellar texture in the nashiji patterns, the polylactic acid resin composition can be suitably used in various industrial applications, such as daily sundries, household electric appliance parts, packaging materials for household electric appliance parts, and automobile parts..
Kao Corporation


01/07/16
20160002432 

Peg-assisted deposition of crack-free titania nanocrystalline coatings over ai flakes


A process of forming a multi-layered pigment includes the steps of: providing a metal core material; dispersing the metal core material in a first solvent and organic binder mixture; depositing a high refractive index material onto the metal core material; drying the deposited high refractive index and metal core material wherein the high refractive index layer is uniform and crack-free.. .
Toyota Jidosha Kabushiki Kaisha


01/07/16
20160002308 

Microphthalmia-associated transcription factor-derived peptide and composition containing same


The present invention provides small peptide fragments derived from microphthalmia-associated transcription factor (mitf) and a pharmaceutical composition for preventing or treating melanoma comprising the same as an active ingredient. And also, the present invention provides a cosmetic composition for skin-whitening and/or for inhibiting skin pigmentation, comprising the peptide fragments as an active ingredient..
Knu-industry Cooperation Foundation


01/07/16
20160002056 

Synthetic zinc hectorite via hydrothermal preparation


This invention relates to synthetically derived zinc hectorite platelets, of superior platelet diameter, effect pigments comprising such synthetically derived platelets and methods of forming said substrates. More specifically the disclosure describes an improved hydrothermal synthesis of zinc hectorite suitable as a platelet for interference pigments, barrier and flame retardant applications..
Basf Se


01/07/16
20160001584 

Article with curved patterns formed of aligned pigment flakes


In a printed article, pigment flakes are magnetically aligned so as to form curved patterns in a plurality of cross-sections normal a continuous imaginary line, wherein radii of the curved patterns increase along the imaginary line from the first point to the second point. When light is incident upon the aligned pigment flakes from a light source, light reflected from the aligned pattern forms a bright image which appears to gradually change its shape and move from one side of the continuous imaginary line to another side of the continuous imaginary line when the substrate is tilted with respect to the light source..
Jds Uniphase Corporation


01/07/16
20160000669 

Resorcinol compounds for dermatological use


Provided herein are methods and compositions comprising resorcinol derivatives for the use of treating, regulating or preventing a skin condition characterized by oxidative stress or a degenerative process. Methods of preventing, lightening or reducing the appearance of visible discontinuities of the skin resulting from skin pigmentation, skin aging, or other disorders are also disclosed..
Conopco, Inc., D/b/a Unilever


01/07/16
20160000208 

Makeup application component


A makeup application component includes a three-dimensional mask, a transfer layer, and a pigment layer. A surface curve of a first surface of the three-dimensional mask is corresponding to a surface curve of a face of a user.
Zong Jing Investment, Inc.


12/31/15
20150378258 

Negative-type photosensitive coloring composition, cured film, light-shielding pattern for touch panel, and touch panel manufacturing method


The purpose of the present invention is to provide a negative-type photosensitive coloring composition ideal for forming a white, light-blocking pattern and which not only has excellent chemical resistance, but also has extremely excellent heat resistance and does not yellow or crack even when undergoing high-temperature processing. This negative-type photosensitive coloring composition contains (a) a white pigment, (b) a polysiloxane obtained by co-hydrolyzate condensation of an alkoxysilane compound containing a compound of a specific structure, (c) polyfunctional acrylic monomers, (d) a photoradical polymerization initiator and (e) an organic solvent..
Toray Industries, Inc.


12/31/15
20150378236 

Electrophoretic display device


The present invention is directed to an electrophoretic display device which is suitable for passive matrix driving. The electrophoretic fluid may comprise two types of charged pigment particles wherein the two types of charged pigment particles carry opposite charge polarities, have contrasting colors and have different levels of charge intensity.
E Ink California, Llc


12/31/15
20150376470 

Resin composition, adhesive tape, and producing adhesive tape


The invention provides a resin composition capable of achieving excellent chromaticity and a sufficient degree of cure, an adhesive tape, and a method for producing an adhesive tape. The adhesive tape has at least one layer formed by making a resin composition undergo a polymerization reaction, the adhesive composition including: an acrylic monomer; a photopolymerization initiator; and a coloring agent which has a mean volume particle diameter of not less than 1 μm and not more than 20 μm and in which a pigment is encapsulated in a resin, in which the coloring agent is contained so that the pigment content is not less than 0.25 wt % and not more than 1.0 wt %.
Dexerials Corporation


12/31/15
20150376446 

Alpha,omega-hydroxy-functionalized oligoester as adhesion promoter in aqueous basecoats


Pigmented aqueous basecoat material comprises at least one alpha, omega-hydroxy-functionalized oligoester having an oh number of 25 to 95 mg koh/g, a theoretical carbon-carbon double bond content of 0.5 to 2.5 mmol/g, a number-average molecular weight of 2500 to 6000 g/mol and a weight-average molecular weight of 15 000 to 30 000 g/mol, the alpha, omega-hydroxy-functionalized oligoester further comprising at least one partially or completely salified acid group, and the sum of the weight percentage fractions of all the alpha, omega-hydroxy-functionalized oligoesters being 0.5 to 10 wt %, based on the total solids fraction of the pigmented aqueous basecoat material. Also provided are a multicoat paint system, a method of producing a multicoat paint system, and use of the above-identified alpha, omega-hydroxy-functionalized oligoester in pigmented aqueous basecoat materials for the purpose of improving adhesion..
Basf Coatings Gmbh


12/31/15
20150376440 

Inkjet recording method, printed material, and ink set


An inkjet recording method comprising, in order, a step of applying an undercoat solution having a ph of no greater than six to a substrate, a discharge step of discharging an ink composition onto the substrate to which the undercoat solution has been applied, a drying step of drying the ink composition above the substrate by means of heat, and a curing step of curing the ink composition above the substrate by irradiation with actinic radiation, the ink composition comprising (component a) a polymer compound comprising a monomer unit (a-1) having a partial structure represented by formula (1) below, (component b) water, and (component c) a pigment.. .
Fujifilm Corporation


12/31/15
20150376436 

Texture material for covering a repaired portion of a textured surface


A texture material composition formulated to be applied from an aerosol assembly to a target surface to form a desired texture pattern that substantially matches a pre-existing texture pattern on the target surface. The texture material composition comprising a first solvent material comprising between 1.0% and 20.0% by weight of the texture material, where the first solvent material is arranged in the aerosol assembly, a second solvent material comprising between 8.0% and 57.0% by weight of the texture material, where the second solvent material is combined with the first solvent material in the aerosol assembly, binder material, where the binder material is combined with the first and second solvent materials in the aerosol assembly such that the binder material is dissolved by the first and second solvent materials, pigment material, dispersant material, and filler material.
Homax Products, Inc.


12/31/15
20150376433 

Solid writing material


The invention aims at providing a solid writing material having a good color changing property or color extinguishing property, and having an excellent light resistance, moldability and strength. The solid writing material includes an inner core usable for writing and an outer shell covering an outer peripheral surface of the inner core; the inner core including a reversible thermochromic microcapsuled pigment encapsulating a temperature-sensitive color-changeable color-memorizing composition and an excipient; the temperature-sensitive color-changeable color-memorizing composition including at least (a) an electron-donating coloring organic compound, (b) an electron accepting compound and (c) a reaction medium effecting reversibly an electron transfer reaction between the (a) and (b) components in a specific temperature range; the outer shell including a filler..
Kabushiki Kaisha Pilot Corporation


12/31/15
20150376430 

Ink composition for inkjet printing by the continuous deflected ink jet technique notably for safety markings


An ink composition for printing by the continuous deflected ink jet technique, liquid at room temperature, including a method for marking or printing on a substrate, support or object using said ink composition, and a substrate support, or object provided with a marking obtained by drying, and/or absorption of said ink composition, in which the ink composition includes a solvent including one or several organic solvent compounds, and optionally water, a binder comprising at least one binding resin; at least one plasticizer of said binding resin, at least one dye which belongs to the family of anthraquinone dyes, and optionally, at least one or several other dyes and/or pigments which do not belong to the family of anthraquinone dyes.. .
Markem Imaje Holding


12/31/15
20150376429 

Production process for self-dispersible pigment, self-dispersible pigment, ink, ink cartridge and ink jet recording method


The invention provides a production process for a self-dispersible pigment, comprising a step of bonding a functional group containing a hydrophilic group to a particle surface of a pigment by causing at least one treatment agent selected from the group consisting of a compound represented by the following general formula (1), a compound represented by the following general formula (2) and a compound represented by the following general formula (3) to react with the particle surface of the pigment.. .
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha


12/31/15
20150376428 

Aqueous ink, ink cartridge and ink jet recording method


The invention provides an aqueous ink containing a self-dispersible pigment having a carboxylic acid group bonded directly or through another atomic group to a particle surface of a pigment and a lactone group bonded to the particle surface of the pigment, wherein, as determined by a selective neutralization method, an introduced amount of the carboxylic acid group is 0.60 mmol/g or more and a ratio of an introduced amount (mmol/g) of the lactone group to the introduced amount (mmol/g) of the carboxylic acid group is 0.20 time or less.. .
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha


12/31/15
20150376427 

Aqueous ink, ink cartridge and ink jet recording method


The invention provides an aqueous ink containing a coloring material, wherein the coloring material is a self-dispersible pigment in which a functional group containing another atomic group and an anionic group such as a carboxylic acid group, a sulfonic acid group, a phosphoric acid group or a phosphonic acid group are bonded to a particle surface of a pigment such as carbon black or an organic pigment, and a standard deviation of an introduced amount of the functional group is 0.0380 or less.. .
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha


12/31/15
20150376426 

Production process for self-dispersible pigment, self-dispersible pigment, ink, ink cartridge and ink jet recording method


Wherein r1 is a group having at least one of an aliphatic group and an aromatic group and being substituted with at least one hydrophilic group selected from the group consisting of a carboxylic acid group, a sulfonic acid group, a phosphoric acid group and a phosphoric acid group.. .

12/31/15
20150376425 

Inkjet recording ink, ink cartridge, inkjet recording method, inkjet recording device and ink recorded matter


An inkjet recording ink, including: water; a water-soluble organic solvent; a pigment; and a phosphate group-containing copolymer, wherein the phosphate group-containing copolymer contains a structural unit represented by the following general formula (1) and a structural unit represented by the following general formula (2): where r1 denotes a hydrogen atom or a methyl group; m+ denotes an alkali metal ion, an organic amine ion, or a hydrogen ion; half or more of m+ in the copolymer is the alkali metal ion or the organic amine ion, the remainder of m+ is the hydrogen ion; n and m each denote an integer of 0 to 6, provided that both of n and m are not 0; and a block of (c2h4o) and a block of (c3h6o) may be exchanged with each other, where r2 denotes a hydrogen atom or a methyl group.. .

12/31/15
20150376424 

Low migration energy curable inks


Discslosed is a composition such as a pigmented free radical uv-curable inkjet liquid composition for the printing of food packaging materials, which when cured in ambient air produces minimal contamination of the foodstuff. This composition uses non-polymeric photoinitiators having molecular weights less than 500 amu that migrate at levels below the specified sml (specific migration limit)..
Sun Chemical Corporation


12/31/15
20150376419 

Anodic-cathodic corrosion inhibitor-conductive polymer composite


A conductive polymer corrosion protective composite is provided which may be used as a coating for imparting corrosion protection to structures such as turbine engine components. The composite comprises an organic-inorganic component and corrosion inhibitive pigments comprising an anodic corrosion inhibitor and a cathodic corrosion inhibitor.
United Technologies Corporation


12/31/15
20150376416 

Production process for self-dispersible pigment, self-dispersible pigment, ink, ink cartridge and ink jet recording method


The invention provides a production process for a self-dispersible pigment, including a step of bonding a functional group containing a hydrophilic group to a particle surface of a pigment by causing a compound represented by the following general formula (1) (r1 is a halogen atom, r2 is an alkali metal, r3 is a single bond, —co—, —conh— or —so2—, and r4 is a group having at least one of an aliphatic group and an aromatic group and being substituted with a hydrophilic group such as a carboxylic acid group) to react with the particle surface of the pigment:. .
Canon Kabushiki Kaisha


12/31/15
20150376413 

Production process for self-dispersible pigment, self-dispersible pigment, ink, ink cartridge and ink jet recording method


Wherein a1 and a2 are each a carboxylic acid group or the like.. .

12/31/15
20150376412 

Black pigment composition


The invention provides a black pigment composition capable of overcoming the drawbacks of carbon black pigments, which, when used as a toner colorant in particular, is able to reduce color shading over time and improve image qualities through an improvement in charging performances such as charge leakage and the like. The invention also provides a chromatic pigment composition able to reduce and correct the tinge of a carbon black pigment while improving fading stability, when the composition is added to a carbon black composition for electrophotographic toners.
Clariant International Ltd.


12/31/15
20150376400 

Thermoplastic resin composition having excellent reflectivity


A thermoplastic resin composition includes: a polyester resin; a white pigment; a core-shell structured impact modifier; and a modified polyolefin resin. The thermoplastic resin composition and a molded article formed from the same can exhibit excellent properties in terms of reflectance, reflectance maintenance at high temperature, and/or flexural strength..
Samsung Sdi Co., Ltd.


12/31/15
20150376108 

Synthesis of a branched unsaturated compound by means of cross metathesis


The invention relates to a method for the synthesis of a branched unsaturated fatty compound, said method comprising the metathesis, in the presence of a metathesis catalyst, of a linear unsaturated fatty compound and a branched olefin. The branched unsaturated fatty compound is used in particular for the production of at least one of the following products: dielectric fluids, specialty surfactants, emulsifiers, frictions agents, antistatic additives, antifogging additives, mould release agents, pigment dispersants, high-performance lubricants, waxes and wax emulsifiers, polymer conversion additives, pvc stabilising agents, inks, resins, paints, varnishes, solvents, lipsticks, creams for the skin, deodorants, particularly stick deodorants, hair dyes, shampoos and other liquid soaps, shaving foam, laundry detergents, cleaning agents, fabric softeners, and mixtures of same..
Arkema France




Pigment topics: Crystallin, Titanium Dioxide, Sodium Aluminate, Sodium Alum, Heat Exchanger, Perovskite, Titanium Dioxide Pigment, Downstream, Pyrrolidone, Ethylene Glycol, Dispersant

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