Global Patent Index - EP 0997394 A1

EP 0997394 A1 20000503 - A package with child deterrent means

Title (en)

A package with child deterrent means

Title (de)

Verpackung mit Kinder abwehrenden Mitteln

Title (fr)

Emballage avec moyens répulsifs pour les enfants

Publication

EP 0997394 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 98870224 A

Priority

EP 98870224 A

Abstract (en)

The present invention is directed to a package (1) for containing at least one unit of a consumer product, comprising a film which is folded and closed, being characterized in that it further comprises an olfactory child deterrent means. The nasty-smelling substance which is used as olfactory child deterrent means has no effect on human or animal health. It is preferably contained into micro-capsules as a coating at the surface of the package, and is released by contacting said micro-capsules with sweat. In one preferred embodiment of the present invention, the package further comprises a structural means, for example rectilinear cuttings (13) at the distal sealed extremities of the package. Most preferably said structural child deterrent means is used in combination with said olfactory child deterrent means. <IMAGE>

IPC 1-7

B65D 79/00

IPC 8 full level

B65D 79/00 (2006.01)

CPC (source: EP)

B65D 79/00 (2013.01)

Citation (applicant)

EP 0700989 A1 19960313 - PROCTER & GAMBLE [US]

Citation (search report)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

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

DOCDB simple family (publication)

EP 0997394 A1 20000503

DOCDB simple family (application)

EP 98870224 A 19981028