Global patent index - EP 1045664 A1

EP 1045664 A1 2000-10-25 - METHOD FOR DRYING GOODS AND DEVICE FOR CARRYING THROUGH SAID METHOD

Title (en)

METHOD FOR DRYING GOODS AND DEVICE FOR CARRYING THROUGH SAID METHOD

Title (de)

VERFAHREN ZUM TROCKNEN VON GÜTERN UND VORRICHTUNG ZUM DURCHFÜHREN EINES SOLCHEN VERFAHRENS

Title (fr)

PROCEDE DE SECHAGE D'ARTICLES ET DISPOSITIF PERMETTANT DE REALISER CE PROCEDE

Publication

EP 1045664 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 98954896 A

Priority

  • SE 9802006 W
  • SE 9704098 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO9923932A1] The present invention relates to a method and a device for drying goods (4) which is cleaned in a cleaning chamber (2). At said method the drying process (C) is carried through after a disinfection process (B) has taken place in the cleaning chamber (2) by heating the goods (4) to a temperature of at least 85 DEG C, preferably a temperature of 92-95 DEG C, for at least one minute. During said drying process (C), the heat which has been generated during the disinfection process (B) and accumulated in the cleaning chamber (2), is utilized. Furthermore, cooling medium is during the drying process (C) supplied to the cleaning chamber (2), preferably to a portion (2d) thereof which is to be cooled, for condensing water vapour in said cleaning chamber (2).

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

A47L 15/48

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A47L 15/48 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

A47L 15/483 (2013.01); A47L 15/0002 (2013.01); A47L 15/4234 (2013.01); A47L 2601/04 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 9923932A1

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE CH DE DK FI FR GB IT LI NL SE

EPO simple patent family

WO 9923932 A1 19990520; AU 1182899 A 19990531; EP 1045664 A1 20001025; SE 511231 C2 19990830; SE 9704098 D0 19971110; SE 9704098 L 19990511

INPADOC legal status

2007-06-06 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Ref Legal Event Code: 18D

- Effective date: 20061219

2006-09-06 [17Q] FIRST EXAMINATION REPORT

- Ref Legal Event Code: 17Q

- Effective date: 20060807

2000-10-25 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Ref Legal Event Code: 17P

- Effective date: 20000529

2000-10-25 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Ref Legal Event Code: AK

- Designated State(s): AT BE CH DE DK FI FR GB IT LI NL SE