Global Patent Index - EP 1042978 A1

EP 1042978 A1 2000-10-11 - A disposable cartridge for use in a machine for the extraction and delivery of beverages

Title (en)

A disposable cartridge for use in a machine for the extraction and delivery of beverages

Title (de)

Wegwerfbare Kartusche zum Anwenden in einer Maschine zum Zubereiten und Verteilen von Getränken

Title (fr)

Cartouche jetable pour utiliser dans une machine à préparer et à distribuer des boissons

Publication

EP 1042978 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 00107321 A

Priority

IT TO990273 A

Abstract (en)

A disposable cartridge, containing or adapted to contain a dose of a water-soluble product for preparing a beverage, includes a substantially cylindrical casing of substantially rigid injection-moulded plastics material, with an inlet wall (20) having one or more water-inlet apertures (26) located near its periphery. The or each inlet aperture is defined by a slot (26) substantially in the form of an annulus which delimits a central wall area (32) integrally connected to the rest of the inlet wall (20) by at least one radial bridge (34) formed of the plastics material constituting the inlet wall (20). <IMAGE>

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

A47J 31/06; B65D 81/00

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A47J 31/06 (2006.01); B65D 81/00 (2006.01); B65D 85/804 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

B65D 85/8043 (2013.01)

Citation (applicant)

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EPO simple patent family

EP 1042978 A1 20001011; EP 1042978 B1 20020619; AT 219338 T 20020715; DE 60000217 D1 20020725; DE 60000217 T2 20021107; DK 1042978 T3 20021014; ES 2174783 T3 20021116; IT 1307241 B1 20011030; IT TO990273 A1 20001009; PT 1042978 E 20020930

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