Global Patent Index - EP 0756461 B1

EP 0756461 B1 2000-11-02 - TOBACCO PRODUCTS, OR SUBSTANCES SIMILAR TO SUCH PRODUCTS, CONTAINING NATURAL SUBSTANCES WITH ANTI-OXIDANT PROPERTIES, AND PROCESS FOR PRODUCING THE SAME

Title (en)

TOBACCO PRODUCTS, OR SUBSTANCES SIMILAR TO SUCH PRODUCTS, CONTAINING NATURAL SUBSTANCES WITH ANTI-OXIDANT PROPERTIES, AND PROCESS FOR PRODUCING THE SAME

Title (de)

TABAKERZEUGNISSE ODER TABAKERZEUGNISSEN ÄHNLICHE WAREN MIT ANTIOXIDATIV WIRKENDEN NATURSTOFFEN UND VERFAHREN ZUR HERSTELLUNG DERSELBEN

Title (fr)

PRODUITS DU TABAC OU SUBSTANCES ANALOGUES CONTENANT DES SUBSTANCES NATURELLES A ACTION ANTIOXYDANTE, ET LEUR PROCEDE DE PRODUCTION

Publication

EP 0756461 B1 (DE)

Application

EP 95917934 A

Priority

  • DE 4416101 A
  • EP 9501452 W

Abstract (en)

[origin: DE4416101A1] The present invention concerns smokable substances made from tobacco and/or another smokable substance and containing natural substances and/or synthetic products identical to those natural products with anti-oxidant properties. According to the invention, the natural substances in question are selected from: hydroxy-cinnamic acids and the esters and depsides thereof; plant phenols which can be derived from hydroxy-cinnamic acids; polymers of hydroxy-cinnamic alcohols; other natural substances of plant origin which have anti-mutagenic and aromatising properties and are combined with anti-oxydant vitamins or with the precursors and/or derivatives thereof; and other anti-oxidant vitamins which are made to form complexes with eucaryotic cell cultures. In addition, processes for the production of these products are also disclosed. The products disclosed present a significantly lower risk than traditional smokable products.

IPC 1-7 (main, further and additional classification)

A24D 3/14; A24B 15/30

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A24D 1/18 (2006.01); A24B 15/00 (2006.01); A24B 15/30 (2006.01); A24B 15/34 (2006.01); A24B 15/40 (2006.01); A24D 1/04 (2006.01); A24D 3/04 (2006.01); A24D 3/14 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

A24B 15/301 (2013.01); A24D 3/14 (2013.01)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE CH DE DK ES FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE

EPO simple patent family

DE 4416101 A1 19951026; DE 4416101 C2 19970612; AT 197226 T 20001115; BG 100927 A 19970731; BG 63420 B1 20020131; CA 2184592 A1 19951026; CN 1148324 A 19970423; CZ 9602944 A3 19970416; DE 59508825 D1 20001207; DK 0756461 T3 20001218; EE 9600149 A 19970415; EP 0756461 A1 19970205; EP 0756461 B1 20001102; ES 2151598 T3 20010101; GR 3035240 T3 20010430; HK 1012873 A1 20010412; HU 9602896 D0 19961230; HU T76247 A 19970728; JP H10503082 A 19980324; KR 100357665 B1 20030205; LV 11721 A 19970420; LV 11721 B 19971220; MD 1976 B2 20020831; PL 177413 B1 19991130; PL 316760 A1 19970203; PT 756461 E 20010430; RO 117888 B1 20020930; RU 2142729 C1 19991220; SI 0756461 T1 20010430; SK 120496 A3 19970305; TW 272117 B 19960311; US 5944026 A 19990831; WO 9528098 A1 19951026

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