Global Patent Index - EP 0853915 B1

EP 0853915 B1 2002-09-18 - Soap case

Title (en)

Soap case

Title (de)


Title (fr)



EP 0853915 B1 (EN)


EP 97113142 A


KR 19970001293 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: EP0853915A1] The present invention relates to a soap case (30) having a receiving portion (32) for receiving a bar of soap (300) in a standing position, and more particularly, to a soap case (30) having a receiving portion (32) for guiding the receiving of the soap (300) in a standing position and a portion formed of intentional curved side surfaces (36) and bottom surface (37) having the function of making point-contact with the received soap (300). The receiving portion (32) has a predetermined varying width (W), greater than the thickness (T) of the bar of soap (300) and less than the width W2 of the bar of soap (300) and varying depth. The bottom surface (37), of the receiving portion (32), has a slope of a predetermined angle toward a front surface (38), i.e. in the direction of receiving the bar of soap (300). A water outlet hole (34) is provided at the lowermost portion of the receiving portion (32) <IMAGE>

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

A47K 5/03

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A47K 5/02 (2006.01); A47K 5/03 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

A47K 5/03 (2013.01)

Designated contracting state (EPC)


DOCDB simple family

EP 0853915 A1 19980722; EP 0853915 B1 20020918; CA 2211950 A1 19980717; CA 2211950 C 20050712; CN 1098664 C 20030115; CN 1187979 A 19980722; DE 69715581 D1 20021024; DE 69715581 T2 20030320; ES 2184016 T3 20030401; JP H10201658 A 19980804; KR 100188817 B1 19990601; RU 2178262 C2 20020120