Global Patent Index - EP 1075189 A1

EP 1075189 A1 2001-02-14 - HUMANE CRUSTACEAN PROCESSOR

Title (en)

HUMANE CRUSTACEAN PROCESSOR

Title (de)

TIERFREUNDLICHES BEHANDELN VON KRUSTENTIEREN

Title (fr)

DISPOSITIF DE TRAITEMENT DES CRUSTACES SANS CRUAUTE

Publication

EP 1075189 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 99919390 A

Priority

  • GB 9901309 W
  • GB 9808979 A
  • GB 9811982 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO9955166A1] An apparatus for applying an electric current to a crustacean comprising: (i) a tank adapted to contain the crustacean; (ii) a plurality of electrodes arranged such that the crustacean can be placed between the electrodes; and (iii) means for creating an electrical potential across the electrodes such that in use current flows between the electrodes and through the crustacean such that the crustacean is anaesthetised or killed.

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

A22C 29/00

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A22B 3/06 (2006.01); A22B 3/08 (2006.01); A22C 29/00 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

A22B 3/083 (2013.01); A22B 3/06 (2013.01); A22C 29/00 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 9955166A1

Designated contracting state (EPC)

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

EPO simple patent family

WO 9955166 A1 19991104; AU 3719299 A 19991116; CA 2418248 A1 19991104; EP 1075189 A1 20010214

INPADOC legal status


2002-10-30 [18W] WITHDRAWN

- Date of withdrawal: 20020829

2001-02-14 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20001124

2001-02-14 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A1

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