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The present invention is directed to thermosetting binder compositions for coating, comprising: (I) (1) A non-acidic resinous compound, saturated, molecular weight at least 900, alcoholic hydroxyl content at least 0.2 eq/100 g; (2) a cross-linking agent comprising a non-acidic polyester of a polycarboxylic ...
WHEREIN R1 and R2 are individually selected from unsubstituted or substituted aliphatic, cycloaliphatic araliphatic or aromatic radicals, and contain not more than 18 carbon atoms each. Bilirubin, particularly as contained in body fluids, is detected by contacting a test sample with a test composition comprising A. A...
This invention relates to gelled compositions formed through the introduction of specific solvents to compositions comprising 2,4-O-(3,4-dimethylbenzylidene)-D-sorbitol. Such compositions provide excellent gelling for any number of potential applications, particularly where translucent gels are desired. In general, the...
The present invention discloses a polyol resin composition containing a polyether polyol blend, a polyester polyol, and a hydrocarbon blowing agent. The polyether polyol blend has at least a diamine initiated polyol, a propylene oxide polyol, and a polyethylene terephthalate initiated polyol having a functionality of f...
The invention relates to a method for producing an antioxidatively active extract which can be used in particular for stabilizing foodstuffs and cosmetic agents. According to the method, non-enzymatically browned grain germs, or a mixture containing non-enzymatically browned grain germs, is/are extracted using a solven...
A thermosetting polymer powder coating composition comprising finely divided powder particles that have a diameter of about 1-100 microns wherein the powder particles are a blend of A. an acrylic polymer; B. a blocked organic polyisocyanate; C. a hydroxy functional plasticizer; and D. a catalyti...
A food-preserving agent comprising an oxygen absorbent and a compound represented by the following structural formula (I): ##STR1## , wherein n is an integer of 2 to 4 and X is H or CH 3 , can remove generated acetaldehyde effective, thereby preserving food without any fear of disagreeable odor for a long duration....
Starch-based alkaline curing corrugating adhesives, containing a novel crosslinking agent comprising the reaction product of a selected ketone, formaldehyde and a secondary amine, are useful in the manufacture of corrugated paperboard. These adhesives are characterized by their economy, their superior overall stability...
Reduction of mottle and other surface anomalies in photothermographic and thermographic elements is reduced by the incorporation of a fluorinated polymer containing at least two different groups within the polymer chain derived from reactive monomers, the groups being: a fluorinated, ethylenically unsaturated monomer; ...
A photographic light-sensitive material comprising a support having thereon at least one silver halide photographic emulsion layer and containing an emulsified dispersion comprising an organic solvent and an organic solvent gelling agent in at least one hydrophilic colloid layer thereof, a process for producing an emul...
Purified collagen is produced by a method containing steps of contacting a collagen sample with a first proteolytic enzyme followed by contacting with a reducing agent and a second proteolytic enzyme. Preferably, the first and second proteolytic enzymes are papain and the reducing agent is sodium sulfide, dithiothreito...
A water-based treatment agent for tissue paper suppresses any feeling of slipperiness or wetness in ordinary tissue paper and toilet paper so the paper has a dry touch, ample smoothness, and a clean, smooth, tactile impression. It also provides the paper with a superior softness. The water-based treatment agent consist...
The present invention is directed to a harmful gas removing agent used for removing harmful gas such as CO, NO x , and O 3 from exhaust gases ventilated from automobile tunnels and underground parking, thereby preventing air pollution. The harmful gas removing agent, solving the problems of the conventional adsorbents...
A film treating agent for a non-oriented electrical steel sheet having excellent film characteristics such as high space factor, punchability, weldability, and adhesion, and having excellent lubricating properties after stress relief annealing agent comprises, as principal components thereof, 100 parts by weight, calcu...
A composition comprising a polymer having a processing temperature of at least 200° and from about 0.1 wt % up to about 30 wt % of crosslinking agent said crosslinking agent comprising a compound of the formula ##STR1## wherein X is hydrogen and Y is ##STR2## and X and Y are substituents on adjacent carbon atoms of A ...
An image forming apparatus having a first operating mode and a second operating mode, where the second operating mode has an image forming velocity different from that in the first operating mode. The image forming apparatus includes a developing-agent containing portion, which contains a developing agent, an optical d...
Medical devices for implantation in a body vessel are provided. A medical device can be configured as a drainage stent adapted for placement in a bodily passageway. The drainage stent preferably includes a drainage lumen extending longitudinally through the drainage stent, and a sleeve defining a collapsible lumen in f...
A device, method, computer program product, and network subsystem are described for receiving information from a remote agent locally and responding to the locally received information from the remote agent by deciding whether to signal a change of a security configuration of the remote agent....
The invention relates to a water-soluble copolymer having at least one alkoxy or hydroxyl polyalkylene glycol function grafted onto at least one ethylenically unsaturated monomer, as an agent to improve the activation of the optical brightness of the end product, in the fields of paper, textile, detergents and paint....
Techniques for security association management on a home agent and a foreign agent are described herein. In one embodiment, in response to a first mobile network registration request from a mobile node, a remote authentication facility is accessed to retrieve a security association for the mobile node for authenticatin...
The cleaning potential of washing agents with regard to proteinaceous contaminants can be improved by a composition comprising: (i) a cationic surfactant, and (ii) a compound selected from the group consisting of ligands of the general formula (I), bleach catalysts of the general formula (II), and combinations thereof:...
The present invention is directed to compositions of one or more nanoparticulate active agents, at least one PEG-derivatized surface stabilizer, and at least one antibody or fragment thereof, and methods of using such compositions for targeting delivery of the one or more active agents to a desired site. The one or mor...
This invention relates to novel {overscore (ω)}-substituted-naphthyloxy-amino alkanes, their preparation and use as antihyperglycemic agents and for the treatment and prevention of cardiovascular disorders (CVS) such as lipid lowering effects....
Disclosed in certain embodiments is an oral dosage form comprising a therapeutically effective amount of an opioid analgesic, an opioid antagonist and one or more pharmaceutically acceptable excipients; the dosage form further including a gelling agent in an effective amount to impart a viscosity unsuitable for adminis...
A crash pad comprises a skin including a plasticizer and a forming space. A foaming layer is foam-formed by injecting a foam liquid into the forming space and comprises a foam molecular formed by foam forming. A coating agent surrounds the foam molecular and prevents the transition of the plasticizer to the foaming lay...
An object of the present invention is to provide means for efficiently incorporating substances such as lactic acid bacteria, which are useful for intestinal immune induction, into the intestinal tract. According to the present invention, the following are provided: an agent for promoting substance incorporation in the...
A method of treating a subterranean formation comprising: introducing a first treatment fluid into a well, wherein the first treatment fluid comprises a base fluid and a scale inhibitor; and introducing a second treatment fluid into the well, wherein the second treatment fluid comprises a base fluid and a surface modif...
The present disclosure relates to production of fluids from subterranean formations and can be applied for stimulation of the flow through the formation by means of hydraulic fracturing. More particularly, it relates to creation of proppants with soluble coating, and preparing fluid material for fracturing operations a...
Disclosed are compounds which inhibit the activity of anti-apoptotic Bcl-2 proteins, compositions containing the compounds and methods of treating diseases during which is expressed anti-apoptotic Bcl-2 protein....