Global Patent Index - EP 1072716 A1

EP 1072716 A1 2001-01-31 - A dispensing device for a detergent tablet

Title (en)

A dispensing device for a detergent tablet

Title (de)

Abgabevorrichtung für Waschmitteltabletten

Title (fr)

Distributeur de détergent en pastilles

Publication

EP 1072716 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 99202367 A

Priority

EP 99202367 A

Abstract (en)

A combination of a detergent tablet (1) and of a device (2) to disperse the tablet (1) in an aqueous medium, the device (2) containing the tablet (1), the device (2) being at least partially formed from a flexible water permeable material (3). The device is also partially formed from a flexible water impermeable material (40, 41). In another aspect, a process of dispersing a detergent tablet (1) in an aqueous medium in a washing machine comprising the first step of providing a detergent tablet (1) and a device (2) being at least partially formed from a flexible water permeable material (3), a second step of inserting the tablet (1) in the device (2), and a third step of inserting the device (2) containing the tablet (1) into the washing machine, the device (2) being also partially formed from a flexible water impermeable material (40, 41). <IMAGE>

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

D06F 39/02

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

D06F 39/02 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

D06F 39/024 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

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

DE 29917231 U1 19991216; EP 1072716 A1 20010131; ES 1044628 U 20000516; ES 1044628 Y 20010501; GB 2345920 A 20000726; GB 9923312 D0 19991208; NL 1013170 C1 19991227

INPADOC legal status


2002-08-08 [REG DE 8566] DESIGNATED COUNTRY DE NOT LONGER VALID

2002-07-03 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20010801

2001-10-17 [AKX] PAYMENT OF DESIGNATION FEES

2001-01-31 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A1

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

2001-01-31 [AX] REQUEST FOR EXTENSION OF THE EUROPEAN PATENT TO

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