The R&D Dept.

The R&D Dept.: Local patents for 11.21.12

Another patent for a Shockoe Slip company. MeadWestvaco has invented a new type of drink container. Plus patents from Hamilton Beach, Phillip Morris and more. See all the local innovations with BizSense Pro.

The R&D Dept.: Local patents for 11.7.12

Patents this week from MeadWestvaco, Afton Chemical, Dupont and Phillip Morris. And a local family patents a handicap accessible portable shower.

The R&D Dept.: Local patents for 10.24.12

A busy week for the R&D Dept. with patents from Afton Chemical, a local drug company, a man in Petersburg, and a company that deals in sludge.

The R&D Dept.: Local patents for 10.10.12

It’s a double dose of the R&D Dept. this week with patents from firms all over town including Philip Morris, Afton Chemical and Hamilton Beach. And a local woman is trying to patent a dog-related invention.

The R&D Dept.: Local patents for 9.12.12

A man in Chester has an invention to help you sleep better. Plus another sleep related patent and new innovations from Afton Chemical, IBM and others.

The R&D Dept.: Local patents for 8.15.12

A busy two weeks of patents from Philip Morris, Afton Chemical, and a local firm’s Massachusetts subsidiary. Plus, a man in Glen Allen has invented a remote control for a sub-woofer speaker. BizSense Pro gives you full access to all the local innovations.

The R&D Dept.: Local patents for 8.1.12

A man in Richmond is looking to patent a bookshelf. Plus new innovations coming down the pike at Afton Chemical, Philip Morris and more.

The R&D Dept.: Local patents for 7.25.12

Patents for MeadWestvaco, Philip Morris and the UVA Patent Foundation. Plus, a Mechanicsville man has invented a process of star navigation for missile systems. BizSense Pro shows you the innovations local companies have coming down the pike.

The R&D Dept.: Local patents for 7.11.12

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UVA and VCU get together for a medical patent; a Shockoe Slip drug maker, Afton Chemical and Hamilton Beach each file for patent protection; and two locals come up with a way to repair broken zippers.