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Synonyms for absorbent

Synonyms for absorbent

having a capacity or tendency to absorb or soak up

Synonyms for absorbent

a material having capacity or tendency to absorb another substance

having power or capacity or tendency to absorb or soak up something (liquids or energy etc.)

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A method of forming an absorbent core has been issued a patent.
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SUMMARY FIGURE GLOBAL MARKET FOR POLYMER ABSORBENTS AND ADSORBENTS, 2006- 2013 ($ MILLION)
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.
needs for its next stage of growth," stated Gordon Ellis, chairman of International Absorbents.
BUSINESS WIRE)--July 18, 1996--International Absorbents Inc.
BUSINESS WIRE)--July 9, 1996--International Absorbents Inc.
BUSINESS WIRE)--June 25, 1996--International Absorbents Inc.
Unlike other oil spill absorbents, Quadratech's material (packaged in canvas bags cylindrical socks, booms and pillows) can then be retrieved for repeated recycling and reuse.
Absorb This: this year's absorbent patent overview revealed the standard competition between absorbent product giants Procter & Gamble, Cincinnati, OH, and Kimberly-Clark, Dallas, TX, and continued to highlight trends in the market.
Super Absorbent Company Reports Exceptional Performance of Its Soil Input in Preliminary Results from Major Growers' Trial
In response to increased domestic and international sales demand for its eco-friendly soil inputs, Super Absorbent Company (www.