Global patent index - EP 0998424 A1

EP 0998424 A1 2000-05-10 - METHOD FOR FILLING CONTAINERS AND INSTALLATION THEREFOR

Title (en)

METHOD FOR FILLING CONTAINERS AND INSTALLATION THEREFOR

Title (de)

VERFAHREN ZUM ABFÜLLEN VON FLÜSSIGEM FÜLLGUT IN BEHÄLTER SOWIE VORRICHTUNG ZUM DURCHFÜHREN DIESES VERFAHRENS

Title (fr)

PROCEDE POUR LE REMPLISSAGE DE RECIPIENTS, ET INSTALLATION POUR LA MISE EN OEUVRE

Publication

EP 0998424 A1 (FR)

Application

EP 98939709 A

Priority

  • FR 9801577 W
  • FR 9709546 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: FR2766473A1] The invention concerns a method for filling a plastic container (8) while it is still hot and deformable without damaging it, when the filling comprises a phase (17; 13) during which a noticeable difference in pressure between the container inside and the environment external to the filling installation occurs, at least during part of said phase, consisting in placing the container in a sealed chamber (9) isolating it from the external environment and modifying (18; 12) the pressure inside the chamber to reduce, even cancel, the difference in pressure between the container inside and outside. The invention is applicable to the filling of plastic containers, with aerated beverages and/or their filling after a vacuumizing phase of their internal volume, immediately after they have been made by blowing.

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

B67C 3/12; B67C 3/10; B67C 3/24

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

B65B 3/04 (2006.01); B67C 3/10 (2006.01); B67C 3/12 (2006.01); B67C 3/24 (2006.01); B67C 3/26 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

B67C 3/12 (2013.01); B67C 3/10 (2013.01); B67C 3/242 (2013.01); B67C 2003/2691 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 9905061A1

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EPO simple patent family

FR 2766473 A1 19990129; FR 2766473 B1 19990917; AT 229473 T 20021215; AU 747687 B2 20020516; AU 8812898 A 19990216; BR 9811520 A 20050927; CA 2297267 A1 19990204; CA 2297267 C 20030318; CN 1265079 A 20000830; DE 69810116 D1 20030123; DE 69810116 T2 20030911; EP 0998424 A1 20000510; EP 0998424 B1 20021211; ES 2189221 T3 20030701; JP 2001510768 A 20010807; JP 3361797 B2 20030107; US 6220310 B1 20010424; WO 9905061 A1 19990204

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