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absorbents

agents that take up fluids, e.g. powders (i.e. starch, talc, kaolin), dressings (i.e. cotton wool, gauze swabs, perforated film dressings) or carrier media (i.e. glycerin)
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In the past decade, market demand for mycotoxin absorbent in China soared, and domestic and foreign mycotoxin absorbent products emerged largely.
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FIGURE 1 POLYMER ABSORBENTS AND ADSORBENTS -- WORLDWIDE PATENT APPLICATIONS AND PATENTS ISSUED SINCE 1970
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a unit of Inoac of Japan, where he was responsible for marketing and sales of super absorbent laminates.
Quadratech's oil absorbent is among only a very few American products approved as oil spill cleanup agents by the Government of the Republic of Korea," according to Maria Comfort, president and chief executive of Quadratech and also president of the company's OSA Inc.
While the majority of absorbent product patents included in this survey did not specifically describe an application such as adult incontinence, sanitary protection or infant diapers, most of them did get very specific about what was included in the absorbent pad.
With iRenaissance as its operational system of record, International Absorbents will benefit from the ability to generate comprehensive records of all processes and movements within its supply chain, a key element in the company's quality control measurements and compliance with industry regulations, such as the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and Sarbanes-Oxley.
ARS manufactures cellulose-based absorbents derived from waste from paper mills and also produces a full line of absorbent socks, pillows and booms made from waste cellulose and polypropylene trimmings from other industries.
BioLargo's patented technologies relate to the incorporation of anti-infective agents into fabric-type absorbent webs to make products that neutralize bio-hazardous materials, are biodegradable, and may be disposed of in the normal waste stream.
The great majority, 75% - or 60 out of 80 - of the nonwovens-related patents published in the last year - were for absorbent product or hygiene applications.
Initial results of the largest demonstration to date of the Super Absorbent Company's (SAC) revolutionary soil input product validate the power of MagnaVerno[TM] to increase growers' yield, significantly reduce costs of water, fertilizer, and labor, and thereby enhance grower profits.