Patent Number: 6,255,265

Title: Low synthetic soap bars comprising organic salts and polyalkylene glycol

Abstract: A bar composition comprising about 50-80% soap, about 4 to 35% by wt. free fatty acid and less than about 4% synthetic surfactant. Addition of 1% to 10% organic salt has been found to allow use of little or no surfactant while maintaining consumer desirable properties.

Inventors: Van Gunst; Edward Andrew (Hawthorne, NJ), Corr; James Joseph (Dix Hills, NY), Sheehan; John Gerard (Brooklyn, NY), Podgorsky; Joseph (Stratford, CT)

Assignee: Lever Brothers Company, division of Conopco, Inc.

International Classification: C11D 9/26 (20060101); C11D 9/04 (20060101); C11D 9/30 (20060101); C11D 9/32 (20060101); A61K 009/50 ()

Expiration Date: 07/03/2018