Patent Number: 8,871,700

Title: Liquid cleaning and disinfecting compositions comprising a zinc salt and amine oxide

Abstract: The present invention relates to cleaning and disinfecting liquid detergent compositions and, in one embodiment, liquid hand dishwashing compositions, comprising a metal salt, preferably a divalent metal salt, preferably Zn.sup.2+-salt and linear alkyl nucleophilic surfactant, preferably a linear alkyl chain amine oxide. The present invention further relates to methods of disinfecting dishware and/or dishwashing implements and/or skin using such a liquid detergent compositions.

Inventors: Tajmamet; Jamila (Brussels, BE), Bettiol; Jean-Luc Philippe (Brussels, BE), Keuleers; Robby Renilde Francois (Lippelo, BE)

Assignee: The Procter & Gamble Company

International Classification: C11D 3/48 (20060101); C11D 1/75 (20060101); C11D 1/83 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2018-10-28 0:00:00