Global Patent Index - EP 1038784 A1

EP 1038784 A1 2000-09-27 - Openable pouring device for food containers

Title (en)

Openable pouring device for food containers

Title (de)

Zu öffnende Giessvorrichtung für Lebensmittelbehälter

Title (fr)

Dispositif de versage refermable pour récipients alimentaires

Publication

EP 1038784 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 99200939 A

Priority

EP 99200939 A

Abstract (en)

An openable pouring device for food containers comprising a lower portion (13) positioned on the outer surface (14) of a container (12) so as to form a pouring orifice (16) capable of being lined-up with an opening (17) provided in the outer surface of the underlying container, and an upper lid-type portion (20) connected to the lower portion (20) by an interposed hinged area (19), a device in which the interposed hinged area (19) is positioned next to an edge (27) of the container (12) and the upper lid-type portion (20) is profiled to function as a pouring element (at 21). <IMAGE>

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

B65D 5/72

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

B65D 5/72 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

B65D 5/727 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

DE ES FR GB

EPO simple patent family

EP 1038784 A1 20000927; EP 1038784 B1 20030528; DE 69908291 D1 20030703

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