Patent Number: 6,310,014

Title: Personal and household care compositions

Abstract: Personal and household care compositions that deliver an audible cracklingor popping sound during use. The sound is created by the release ofpressurized carbon dioxide that has been encapsulated in a water-solublestructure. The carbon dioxide gas is released as the encapsulatingmaterial dissolves or when it is ruptured by mechanical action. Thepopping or crackling sound helps create consumer interest by signaling thepresence and continued action of the product.

Inventors: Rau; Allen H. (Cincinnati, OH)

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Expiration Date: 10/32013