Patent Number: 6,441,268

Title: Absorbent structure that has a high degree of utilization

Abstract: An absorbent structure in an absorbent article, such as a diaper, anincontinence guard, a sanitary napkin or like article. The structureincludes a liquid-acquisition and liquid-dispersing core of high bulk,porous material. The core is in liquid communication with a liquid storagepart that surrounds the core at least along its longitudinally extendingside-edges and which has a mean pore size that is smaller than the meanpore size of the high bulk, porous core. The density of the liquid storagepart increases in a direction out towards the longitudinally extendingside-edges of the absorbant structure.

Inventors: Edwardsson; Gunnar (Bohus-Bjorko, SE)

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International Classification: A61F 13/15 (20060101); A61F 013/15 ()

Expiration Date: 08/27/2014