Global Patent Index - EP 1058919 A1

EP 1058919 A1 2000-12-13 - IDENTIFIABLE MARKING COMPOSITIONS AND METHODS

Title (en)

IDENTIFIABLE MARKING COMPOSITIONS AND METHODS

Title (de)

IDENTIFIZIERBARE MARKIERUNGSZUSAMMENSETZUNGEN UND VERFAHREN

Title (fr)

COMPOSITIONS DE MARQUAGE POUVANT ETRE IDENTIFIEES ET PROCEDES

Publication

EP 1058919 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 99910954 A

Priority

  • US 9903214 W
  • US 3357698 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO9945514A1] The present invention provides for marking an object with a composition that can later be used to identify the source of the composition. In one embodiment, the composition is a substance that is visually conspicuous and includes a taggant having a chemical code which can link the substance to a discrete source. One source of the substance can be a personnal use size container from which the substance may be expelled as a spray or stream propelled by an appropriate pressurized propellant also contained in the container.

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

G08B 15/02

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

G08B 15/02 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

G08B 15/02 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 9945514A1

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

WO 9945514 A1 19990910; AU 2970699 A 19990920; BR 9908442 A 20020102; CA 2322625 A1 19990910; CN 1297557 A 20010530; EP 1058919 A1 20001213; IL 138178 D0 20011031

INPADOC legal status


2003-10-08 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

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- Effective date: 20030405

2001-06-20 [RIN1] INVENTOR (CORRECTION)

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- Inventor name: HUNT, DANIEL, ROBERT

2001-06-20 [RIN1] INVENTOR (CORRECTION)

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- Inventor name: GROSSO, PAUL

2001-04-11 [17Q] FIRST EXAMINATION REPORT

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- Effective date: 20010221

2000-12-13 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

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- Effective date: 20001003

2000-12-13 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

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- Designated State(s): AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE