Global Patent Index - EP 0912399 B1

EP 0912399 B1 2000-05-03 - PROCESS AND DEVICE FOR STERILISING A WEB OF PACKAGING MATERIAL

Title (en)

PROCESS AND DEVICE FOR STERILISING A WEB OF PACKAGING MATERIAL

Title (de)

VERFAHREN UND VORRICHTUNG ZUM STERILISIEREN EINER VERPACKUNGSMATERIALBAHN

Title (fr)

PROCEDE ET DISPOSITIF POUR STERILISER UNE BANDE DE MATERIAU D'EMBALLAGE

Publication

EP 0912399 B1 (DE)

Application

EP 97930345 A

Priority

  • DE 9701257 W
  • DE 19626705 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: DE19626705A1] A device (11) for sterilising a web (12) of packaging material has two pairs of doctor blades (17 to 20) for saturated steam and a downstream U.V. irradiation device (25). By using saturated steam at a temperature between 120 and 180 DEG C, together with the U.V. irradiation device (25), it is possible to eliminate or destroy the germs on the web (12) of packaging material in the desired manner without using chemical sterilising substances.

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

B65B 55/10

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

B65B 55/06 (2006.01); B65B 55/10 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

B65B 55/103 (2013.01)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

CH DE ES FR GB IT LI SE

EPO simple patent family

DE 19626705 A1 19980108; EP 0912399 A1 19990506; EP 0912399 B1 20000503; ES 2147008 T3 20000816; JP 2000513682 A 20001017; WO 9801343 A1 19980115

INPADOC legal status


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- Opponent name: HASSIA VERPACKUNGSMASCHINEN GMBH

- Effective date: 20010105

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- Owner name: STUDIO JAUMANN P. & C. S.N.C.

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- Document: DE 59701596 20000608

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- Representative's name: SCINTILLA AG, DIREKTION

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