Global Patent Index - EP 1020362 A2

EP 1020362 A2 2000-07-19 - Process and Apparatus for delicate aseptic filling of products in containers

Title (en)

Process and Apparatus for delicate aseptic filling of products in containers

Title (de)

Verfahren und Vorrichtung zum schonend aseptischen Abfüllen von Produkt in Behältnisse

Title (fr)

Procédé et dispositif pour remplir délicatement et de manière aseptique un produit dans des récipients

Publication

EP 1020362 A2 (DE)

Application

EP 99126103 A

Priority

DE 19901355 A

Abstract (en)

Process and apparatus for packaging food products having a consistency which makes handling difficult, by sterilizing a charge of the product, weighing out portions and packaging under sterile conditions in a gas-tight housing. Process for aseptic charging of a product, especially a food product with a problematic consistency, into containers, in which the product is sterilized either in passage or in a bulk charge and is subsequently weighed out into portions under a sterile atmosphere and finally charged into previously sterilized containers and sealed under a sterile atmosphere.

Abstract (de)

Die Erfindung betrifft ein Verfahren und eine Vorrichtung zum schonend aseptischen Abfüllen von Produkt in Behältnisse, insbesondere Lebensmitteln problematischer Konsistenz. Erfindungsgemäß wird das Produkt zunächst im Durchlauf sterilisiert, anschließend in steriler Atmosphäre zu Portionen verwogen und letztlich in steriler Atmosphäre in zuvor sterilisierte Behältnisse abgefüllt und verschlossen. <IMAGE>

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

B65B 55/02

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

B65B 55/02 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

B65B 55/025 (2013.01)

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 1020362 A2 20000719; DE 19901355 A1 20000727; DE 19901355 C2 20010208

INPADOC legal status


2003-02-05 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

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