Global Patent Index - EP 1073391 A1

EP 1073391 A1 2001-02-07 - DISPOSABLE ABSORBENT ARTICLES HAVING INTERNAL MECHANICAL FASTENERS

Title (en)

DISPOSABLE ABSORBENT ARTICLES HAVING INTERNAL MECHANICAL FASTENERS

Title (de)

AN DER INNENSEITE DES ABSORBIERENDEN ARTIKELS ANGEBRACHTE MECHANISCHE BEFESTIGUNGSSYSTEME

Title (fr)

ARTICLES ABSORBANTS JETABLES AVEC ELEMENTS DE FIXATION MECANIQUE INTERNES

Publication

EP 1073391 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 98920873 A

Priority

US 9808201 W

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO9953881A1] Disclosed is an absorbent article having a periphery, a longitudinal center line and a lateral centerline, comprising: (a) a containment assembly having a rear waist region, a crotch region, a front waist region, a body facing surface and a garment facing surface opposite to the body facing surface, the containment assembly comprising a topsheet, a backsheet joined to the topsheet, an absorbent core positioned between the topsheet and the backsheet; (b) a pair of rear ear panels extending laterally outwardly from the longitudinal edges of the containment assembly in the rear waist region; (c) at least one pair of fasteners secured to the rear ear panels, the fasteners being free from adhesive; and (d) a landing region located on the outer facing surface of the article in the front waist region of the article, the fasteners being secured to the landing region when the article is worn.

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

A61F 13/62

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A61F 13/49 (2006.01); A61F 5/44 (2006.01); A61F 13/56 (2006.01); A61F 13/62 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

A61F 13/622 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 9953881A1

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU NL PT SE

EPO simple patent family

WO 9953881 A1 19991028; AU 7361398 A 19991108; CA 2328313 A1 19991028; EP 1073391 A1 20010207; JP 2000512200 A 20000919

INPADOC legal status


2002-05-15 [18W] WITHDRAWN

- Date of withdrawal: 20020309

2002-04-17 [17Q] FIRST EXAMINATION REPORT

- Effective date: 20020306

2001-02-07 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20001109

2001-02-07 [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 NL PT SE