Patent Number: 6,169,062

Title: Coated detergent tablet

Abstract: The present invention relates to tablets comprising a core and a coating, the core being formed by compressing a particulate material, the particulate material comprising surfactant and detergent builder, and the tablet further comprising a disintegrant, at least some of the disintegrant being in the coating. The invention also relates to processes for making the tablets.

Inventors: Salager; Serge (Merida, VE), Van Dijk; Paul Irma Albertus (Putte, BE), Van Poucke; Jeroen (Lokeren, BE)

Assignee: The Procter & Gamble Company

International Classification: C11D 17/00 (20060101); C11D 3/00 (20060101); C11D 003/20 (); C11D 011/00 (); C11D 017/00 ()

Expiration Date: 01/02/2018