Global Patent Index - EP 0931005 B1

EP 0931005 B1 2000-07-26 - CONTAINER FOR POLLUTED AND/OR CONTAMINATED MATERIALS

Title (en)

CONTAINER FOR POLLUTED AND/OR CONTAMINATED MATERIALS

Title (de)

BEHÄLTER FÜR VERSCHMUTZTE UND/ODER KONTAMINIERTE MATERIALIEN

Title (fr)

CONTENEUR POUR MATERIAUX POLLUES ET/OU CONTAMINES

Publication

EP 0931005 B1 (DE)

Application

EP 96932420 A

Priority

CH 9600359 W

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO9816446A1] Device for storing polluted and/or contaminated materials (14), comprising a container (1) which can be closed by at least one swivelling, opening cover (2) and a drive mechanism enabling said cover to be opened temporarily. A proximity sensor (50) located in cover opening area controls an electric motor (22) which actuates a rocking lever via a control cable (25, 26, 29) in such a way that the rocking lever swings into rest position by virtue of the cover's own weight and the wound cable (26) rolls off onto a roller (25) placed on the axis of the electric motor and shuts the cover.

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

B65F 1/16; B65F 1/14

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

B65F 1/00 (2006.01); B65F 1/14 (2006.01); B65F 1/16 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

B65F 1/141 (2013.01); B65F 1/1638 (2013.01); B65F 2210/172 (2013.01); B65F 2240/164 (2013.01)

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EPO simple patent family

WO 9816446 A1 19980423; AT 194960 T 20000815; AU 7123996 A 19980511; CA 2266772 A1 19980423; CA 2266772 C 20050920; CZ 293697 B6 20040714; CZ 9901226 A3 20000315; DE 59605664 D1 20000831; DK 0931005 T3 20001106; EP 0931005 A1 19990728; EP 0931005 B1 20000726; ES 2149497 T3 20001101; HK 1018607 A1 20001229; HR P970542 A2 19980630; HR P970542 B1 20010831; JP 2001504073 A 20010327; JP 3828579 B2 20061004; KR 100423949 B1 20040322; KR 20000049098 A 20000725; MY 119337 A 20050531; PT 931005 E 20001229; SK 283931 B6 20040504; SK 46399 A3 20000313; US 6211637 B1 20010403

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