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SCENTED COLOR TONERS

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000026326D
Original Publication Date: 1991-Apr-30
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2004-Apr-05

Publishing Venue

Xerox Disclosure Journal

Abstract

Specialty colored xerographic toners that have fragrances associated with the color of the toner compositions are disclosed. For example, a toner colored red has a fragrance resembling cinnamon. A blue toner would have the fragrance suggestive of blueberry. A brown toner would have a fragrance akin to chocolate. A yellow toner would have a fragrance reminiscent of banana. A green toner would have a fragrance corresponding to mint. Formulation of such a toner compositions may be achieved by a well known techniques of microencapsulation or direct incorporation into the toner resin particles.