Global Patent Index - EP 0989804 A1

EP 0989804 A1 2000-04-05 - COMPOSITIONS COMPRISING RATITE OIL OR ACTIVE FRACTIONS THEREOF AND METHODS OF USING THESE COMPOSITIONS AS INSECT REPELLENTS

Title (en)

COMPOSITIONS COMPRISING RATITE OIL OR ACTIVE FRACTIONS THEREOF AND METHODS OF USING THESE COMPOSITIONS AS INSECT REPELLENTS

Title (de)

ZUSAMMENSETZUNGEN AUS STRAUSSENVÖGEL OEL UND DEREN VERWENDUNG ALS INSEKTENABWEHRMITTEL

Title (fr)

COMPOSITIONS RENFERMANT DE L'HUILE DE RATITE OU DES FRACTIONS ACTIVES DE CELLE-CI ET PROCEDES D'UTILISATION DE CES COMPOSITIONS COMME INSECTIFUGES

Publication

EP 0989804 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 98920953 A

Priority

  • US 9809026 W
  • US 87626897 A
  • US 91442997 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO9857542A1] This invention provides compositions for repelling insects, particularly biting insects, such as mosquitoes, ticks, and biting flies comprising ratite oil, active fractions of ratite oil obtained by flash chromatography or compositions comprising mixtures of fatty acids found in ratite oil. Also provided are compositions for repelling insects comprising ratite oil, active fractions of ratite oil or compositions comprising mixtures of fatty acids found in ratite oil further comprising at least one additional insect repellent. Methods of repelling insects, particularly biting insects, are provided comprising topically applying ratite oil, active fractions of ratite oil, or compositions comprising mixtures of fatty acids found in ratite oil; or ratite oil, active fractions thereof, or compositions comprising fatty acids found in ratite oil and further comprising at least one additional insect repellent.

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

A01N 37/06; A01N 37/02; A01N 63/02

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A01N 35/02 (2006.01); A01N 37/02 (2006.01); A01N 37/06 (2006.01); A01N 37/18 (2006.01); A01N 63/02 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

A01N 63/02 (2013.01); A01N 37/06 (2013.01)

Combination set (CPC)

  1. A01N 37/06 + A01N 37/02
  2. A01N 37/06 + A01N 2300/00

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 9857542A1

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

WO 9857542 A1 19981223; AU 7367298 A 19990104; AU 756465 B2 20030116; CN 1283959 A 20010214; EP 0989804 A1 20000405; IL 133486 D0 20010430; JP 2002504141 A 20020205; NZ 501679 A 20011130

INPADOC legal status


2006-12-15 [REG HK WD] APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN, DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN, OR REFUSED AFTER PUBLICATION IN HONG KONG

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2006-03-08 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

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2002-07-17 [17Q] FIRST EXAMINATION REPORT

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2002-04-24 [RAP1] TRANSFER OF RIGHTS OF AN EP PUBLISHED APPLICATION

- Owner name: AGRAQUEST, INC.

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2002-04-24 [RAP1] TRANSFER OF RIGHTS OF AN EP PUBLISHED APPLICATION

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