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genericides.org keeps a list of generic trademarks. We support the list with examples of "generic use" in newspapers worldwide. The entry below is such example.

Protests designed to maintain pressure on de Villepin to axe a contract they say will create "Kleenex workers" that employers can throw away at will

Involved trademark

Involved news organisation

Date
Is the trademark here used in an expression?
Yes
In what news organisation did it appear?
Aljazeera