Reusable bale wrap kit for compressed, resilient fibers

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United States of America Patent

PATENT NO 5732531
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08550434

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A method for wrapping a bale of compressed, resilient fibers comprises the steps of: providing a reusable bale wrap kit. The kit includes at least two pieces. Each piece, when joined with the other piece, is adapted for substantially enclosing and containing the bale of compressed, resilient fibers. Mushroom and loop fasteners are located along an edge portion of each piece and are adapted for joining the pieces to one another. Uncompressed, resilient fibers are provided. A portion of the uncompressed, resilient fibers are surrounded with the kit. Those fibers are compressed, and the mushroom and loop fasteners are engaged.

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Patent OwnerAddressTotal Patents
CNA HOLDINGS, INCSUMMIT, NJ54

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Inventor Name Address # of filed Patents Total Citations
de, Silva San Edmonton, CA 1 15
Sanderson, William S Gastonia, NC 15 60

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Hoechst Aktiengesellschaft (1)
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PETERSON, GEORGE W. (1)
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PARKDALE MILLS, INC. (2)
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CELANESE ACETATE LLC (2)
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