Global patent index - EP 0978590 A1

EP 0978590 A1 2000-02-09 - Device for picking up animal excrements, in particular dog excrements

Title (en)

Device for picking up animal excrements, in particular dog excrements

Title (de)

Vorrichtung zur Aufnahme von Exkrementen, wie Hundekot

Title (fr)

Dispositif de ramassage d'excréments, tel que des excréments de chien

Publication

EP 0978590 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 99115217 A

Priority

IT TO980149 U

Abstract (en)

Device (1) for picking up animal excrements, in particular dog excrements, the device being provided with a cup-shaped body (4) adapted to receive the excrements and presenting an opening (6), a basically rigid transport handle (2) in order to support the cup-shaped body (4) and with a lid (9) which can be selectively coupled with said opening (6); the lid (9) being automatically led into its open position (6) against the action of two elastic elements (29) (31) by a slide (38) slidingly engaged along the handle (2) itself. <IMAGE>

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

E01H 1/12

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

E01H 1/12 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

E01H 1/1206 (2013.01); E01H 2001/1293 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

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

EPO simple patent family

EP 0978590 A1 20000209; IT 245888 Y1 20020326; IT TO980149 U1 20000204; IT TO980149 V0 19980804

INPADOC legal status

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