Patent Number: 8,575,418

Title: Absorbent article with ventilated topsheet

Abstract: An absorbent article, such as a diaper, sanitary napkin, incontinence guard or panty liner, including a fluid-permeable nonwoven topsheet located on the wearer-facing side thereof. The nonwoven topsheet includes a plurality of channels arranged side-by-side. The channels are located within the nonwoven topsheet, whereby gas is allowed to pass into, out of and along the channels, thus providing ventilation of the absorbent article.

Inventors: Gabrielii; Inge (Vastra Frolunda, SE), Nihlstrand; Anna (Molndal, SE)

Assignee: SCA Hygiene Products AB

International Classification: A61F 13/15 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 1/05/12017