|Title of Invention
AN ABSORBENT ARTICLE HAVING A BODY-FACING SIDE AND A GARMENT FACING SIDE.
|TITLE: AN ABSORBENT ARTICLE HAVING A BODY-FACING SIDE AND A GARMENT FACING SIDE. An absorbent article, such as a diaper, a sanitary napkin, a panty liner, an adult incontinence device, a bandage, or the like is provided which has: a) a liquid pervious topsheet defining a body-facing side of the absorbent article; b) a liquid impervious backsheet joined to the topsheet and defining a garment-facing side of the absorbent article; c) an absorbent layer being positioned between the topsheet and the backsheet; and d) an adhesive system located on the backsheet. The adhesive system comprises a plurality of three-dimensional protrusions which are deformable into a substantially two-dimensional configuration and an interconnected network of adhesive surrounding the protrusions which is protected from inadvertent contact with external surfaces until the three-dimensional protrusions are deformed into a substantially two-dimensional configuration. The absorbent article preferably includes a plurality of flaps which may themselves preferably include an adhesive system, and the backsheet of the absorbent article is preferably breathable (FIG. - 1)
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|Name of Patentee
|THE PROCTER & GAMBLE COMPANY
|ONE PROCTER & GAMBLE PLAZA, CINCINNATI, OH 45202, UNITED STATES OF AMERICA.
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