Patent Number: 6,251,479

Title: Bodies containing superabsorber polymers, methods of producing such bodies, and the use of such bodies

Abstract: Bodies containing superabsorber polymers, having superabsorber polymers bonded together with polymer fibers, wherein at least part of the superabsorber polymers are present as a microporous open-celled foam. The bodies are used for producing diapers, sanitary napkins, tampons and other articles of personal hygiene.

Inventors: Groitzsch; Dieter (Hirschberg, DE), Schaut; Gerhard (Hemsbach, DE)

Assignee: Firma Carl Freudenberg

International Classification: A61L 15/42 (20060101); A61L 15/16 (20060101); A61L 15/60 (20060101); B05D 005/04 ()

Expiration Date: 06/26/2018