Global Patent Index - EP 0954488 A4

EP 0954488 A4 2000-03-08 - PIERCING CONTAINER CAP

Title (en)

PIERCING CONTAINER CAP

Title (de)

BEHÄLTERKAPPE MIT EINER DURCHSTECHVORRICHTUNG

Title (fr)

COUVERCLE DE RECIPIENT A ELEMENTS PERFORANTS

Publication

EP 0954488 A4 (EN)

Application

EP 96936756 A

Priority

  • GB 9602924 A
  • US 9616810 W
  • US 700795 P

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO9715507A1] A closure device for a container (4) comprising a cap (1) having a piercing member (2) and a locking sheath (3). When the cap (1) is rotated in the direction to open the container (4), the cap (1) moves first downward and then upward relative to a container (4) to which it is affixed. During the downward movement of the cap (1), the piercing member (2) causes rupture of a seal (6) on the container (4) and a means for attaching the locking sheath (3) to the inside of cap (1) affixes the sheath (3) to the cap (1) such that when the rotation of the cap (1) continues the resulting upward motion causes the removal of the cap (1) and locking sheath (3).

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

B65D 51/22

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

B65D 51/22 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

B65D 51/222 (2013.01); B65D 2251/0015 (2013.01); B65D 2251/0078 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

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

EPO simple patent family

WO 9715507 A1 19970501; AT 231463 T 20030215; AU 712054 B2 19991028; AU 7459996 A 19970515; CA 2235882 A1 19970501; CA 2235882 C 20050510; DE 69625939 D1 20030227; DE 69625939 T2 20030904; DK 0954488 T3 20030224; EP 0954488 A1 19991110; EP 0954488 A4 20000308; EP 0954488 B1 20030122; ES 2188796 T3 20030701; JP 3766102 B2 20060412; JP H11513645 A 19991124

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