Global Patent Index - EP 0994809 A1

EP 0994809 A1 2000-04-26 - PRODUCING LIQUID PRODUCTS CONTAINED IN CANS, BOTTLES AND OTHER SUITABLE CONTAINERS

Title (en)

PRODUCING LIQUID PRODUCTS CONTAINED IN CANS, BOTTLES AND OTHER SUITABLE CONTAINERS

Title (de)

HERSTELLEN VON FLÜSSIGKEITSPRODUKTEN IN DOSEN, FLASCHEN ODER ANDEREN GEEIGNETEN BEHÄLTERN

Title (fr)

PRODUCTION DE PRODUITS LIQUIDES CONTENUS DANS DES CANETTES, BOUTEILLES ET AUTRES RECIPIENTS APPROPRIES

Publication

EP 0994809 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 98931843 A

Priority

  • AU 9800540 W
  • AU PO780397 A
  • AU PP375098 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO9902406A1] A method of producing a liquid product packed in cans or bottles or other suitable containers is disclosed. The method includes injecting one or more of nitrogen, carbon dioxide and nitrous oxide gas into the liquid product. One preferred feature of the method is to chill the liquid product prior to injecting gas. Another preferred feature is to add liquid nitrogen to the head spaces of filled containers before closing the containers. A liquid product which includes nitrogen, carbon dioxide and nitrous oxide is also disclosed.

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

B65B 31/02; A23L 2/54; B65B 3/04

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A23L 2/00 (2006.01); A23L 2/54 (2006.01); B65B 3/04 (2006.01); B65B 31/00 (2006.01); B67C 3/22 (2006.01); B67C 7/00 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

B67C 3/222 (2013.01); A23L 2/54 (2013.01); B67C 7/00 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 9902406A1

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 9902406 A1 19990121; CA 2295856 A1 19990121; CN 1106325 C 20030423; CN 1262655 A 20000809; EP 0994809 A1 20000426; JP 2001509456 A 20010724; NZ 501823 A 20020328

INPADOC legal status


2004-08-18 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20040203

2000-12-06 [RIN1] INVENTOR (CORRECTION)

- Inventor name: PAN, CHRISTOPHER, CHIA, SHYONG

2000-04-26 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20000111

2000-04-26 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A1

- Designated State(s): AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE