Global patent index - EP 1067850 A1

EP 1067850 A1 2001-01-17 - A HYGIENIC DEVICE

Title (en)

A HYGIENIC DEVICE

Title (de)

HYGIENEGERÄT

Title (fr)

DISPOSITIF D'HYGIENE

Publication

EP 1067850 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 99915357 A

Priority

  • ZA 9900010 W
  • ZA 9800696 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO9949754A1] A tongue cleaner (10) is disclosed which comprises an elongate element (12) which constitutes a handle for a tooth brush. Two sets of ribs (42, 44) are provided. The set of ribs (42) is a fine set and the other set of ribs (44) a coarser set. The ribs extend across the handle. Two flanks (48) meet to form a tongue scraping edge (46). A depression (36) is bounded by a part circular edge (38) constituted by inner and outer curving flanks which intersect to bound the part circular edge.

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

A46B 15/00; A46B 5/02

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A46B 5/02 (2006.01); A46B 15/00 (2006.01); A61B 17/24 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

A46B 5/02 (2013.01); A46B 15/0055 (2013.01); A61B 17/244 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 9949754A1

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 9949754 A1 19991007; AU 3389399 A 19991018; AU 742726 B2 20020110; BR 9909279 A 20001128; CA 2345946 A1 19991007; CN 1302190 A 20010704; EP 1067850 A1 20010117; ID 28050 A 20010503; IL 138817 D0 20011031; JP 2002527122 A 20020827; NO 20004910 A 20001121; NO 20004910 D0 20000929

INPADOC legal status

2002-12-04 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Ref Legal Event Code: 18D

- Effective date: 20020522

2001-09-05 [17Q] FIRST EXAMINATION REPORT

- Ref Legal Event Code: 17Q

- Effective date: 20010725

2001-01-17 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Ref Legal Event Code: 17P

- Effective date: 20001031

2001-01-17 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Ref Legal Event Code: AK

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