Global patent index - EP 1076739 A1

EP 1076739 A1 2001-02-21 - STENCH TRAP FOR A URINAL

Title (en)

STENCH TRAP FOR A URINAL

Title (de)

GERUCHSVERSCHLUSS FÜR EIN URINAL

Title (fr)

SIPHON POUR URINOIR

Publication

EP 1076739 A1 (DE)

Application

EP 98960988 A

Priority

  • CH 9800565 W
  • CH 100198 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: CA2331752A1] According to the invention, a pan (17) in which urine (35) accumulates is us ed in the waterless urinal (1). A float (33) floats on the urine (35), and is pressed upwards by the buoyancy thereof against an opening (31) in the cover (29) of the pan (17). As soon as a predeterminable column of urine rises abo ve the float (33), the float (33) is pressed downwards and the urine (35) can flow out. In a special embodiment, the float (33) can be pulled downward by an electromagnet in order to sporadically empty the urine (35) which has accumulated above the float (33) and the cap (29).

[origin: CA2331752A1] According to the invention, a pan (17) in which urine (35) accumulates is used in the waterless urinal (1). A float (33) floats on the urine (35), and is pressed upwards by the buoyancy thereof against an opening (31) in the cover (29) of the pan (17). As soon as a predeterminable column of urine rises above the float (33), the float (33) is pressed downwards and the urine (35) can flow out. In a special embodiment, the float (33) can be pulled downward by an electromagnet in order to sporadically empty the urine (35) which has accumulated above the float (33) and the cap (29).

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

E03C 1/298; E03D 13/00

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A47K 11/12 (2006.01); E03C 1/298 (2006.01); E03D 13/00 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

E03C 1/281 (2013.01); E03C 1/298 (2013.01); E03D 13/00 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 9957382A1

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 29900010 U1 19990909; AT 263871 T 20040415; AU 1658999 A 19991123; AU 737091 B2 20010809; BR 9815844 A 20001226; CA 2331752 A1 19991111; CA 2331752 C 20070424; CN 1104536 C 20030402; CN 1292843 A 20010425; DE 59811163 D1 20040513; DK 1076739 T3 20040809; EP 1076739 A1 20010221; EP 1076739 B1 20040407; ES 2219923 T3 20041201; HK 1033843 A1 20030905; IL 139365 A 20040620; IL 139365 D0 20011125; JP 2002513667 A 20020514; US 6286153 B1 20010911; WO 9957382 A1 19991111

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