Patent Number: 6,254,814

Title: Molding compound for articles including a cellulose fiber and a method for molding the same

Abstract: There is disclosed a molding compound for making an article including a cellulose fiber, which is prepared by mixing a cellulose fiber added with at least starch, water and a long chain fatty acid salt of a non-alkali metal. There is also described a method for molding an article including a cellulose fiber by employing the above compound and, further, a mold for molding an article including a cellulose fiber with a cavity formed by a stationary side and a movable side which is used therefore.

Inventors: Ueda; Seiichi (Moriguchi, JP), Higaki; Seio (Moriguchi, JP), Sudo; Manabu (Moriguchi, JP), Yagi; Kousuke (Moriguchi, JP), Funaki; Masahiko (Moriguchi, JP)

Assignee: Daiho Industrial Co., Ltd.

International Classification: C08L 3/02 (20060101); C08L 1/02 (20060101); C08L 1/00 (20060101); C08L 3/00 (20060101); C08L 29/04 (20060101); C08L 29/00 (20060101); B27N 005/02 ()

Expiration Date: 07/03/2018