Global Patent Index - EP 1098616 A2

EP 1098616 A2 2001-05-16 - ABSORBENT UNDERGARMENTS WITH IMPROVED ABSORBENCY SYSTEM

Title (en)

ABSORBENT UNDERGARMENTS WITH IMPROVED ABSORBENCY SYSTEM

Title (de)

ABSORBIERENDE UNTERWÄSCHE MIT VERBESSERTEM ABSORBIERUNGSSYSTEM

Title (fr)

SOUS-VETEMENTS ABSORBANTS COMPORTANT UN SYSTEME D'ABSORPTION AMELIORE

Publication

EP 1098616 A2 (EN)

Application

EP 99933779 A

Priority

  • US 9915441 W
  • US 9242098 P
  • US 18589498 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO0002510A2] A garment for using in absorbing and containing waste comprising an aqueous liquid impervious backing member having a peripheral edge, an aqueous liquid pervious body-side liner having a peripheral edge, and an absorbent pad that has been skewed forward by a factor of at least 0.27. The absorbent is disposed within the front, central, and back regions of the garment such that the length of the absorbent pad in the back region of the garment divided by the length of the absorbent pad in the front and central regions of the garment is less than 0.27 and the length of the absorbent pad in the front region of the garment is greater than the length of the absorbent pad in the back region of the garment.

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

A61F 13/15

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A41B 9/12 (2006.01); A61F 5/44 (2006.01); A61F 13/15 (2006.01); A61F 13/49 (2006.01); A61F 13/53 (2006.01); A61F 13/56 (2006.01); A61F 13/72 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

A61F 13/49 (2013.01); A61F 13/49012 (2013.01); A61F 13/49017 (2013.01); A61F 13/5622 (2013.01); A61F 13/64 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 0002510A2

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 0002510 A2 20000120; WO 0002510 A3 20000504; AU 4976499 A 20000201; AU 759096 B2 20030403; BR 9911922 A 20010327; CN 1354644 A 20020619; EP 1098616 A2 20010516; JP 2003526388 A 20030909; RU 2220695 C2 20040110

INPADOC legal status


2005-04-13 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20041006

2003-05-21 [17Q] FIRST EXAMINATION REPORT

- Effective date: 20030403

2001-05-16 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20010131

2001-05-16 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A2

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

2001-05-16 [AX] REQUEST FOR EXTENSION OF THE EUROPEAN PATENT TO

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