Global Patent Index - EP 1122352 A1

EP 1122352 A1 20010808 - Method for cleaning and refreshing fabrics

Title (en)

Method for cleaning and refreshing fabrics

Title (de)

Verfahren zum Reinigen und zur Auffrischung von Textilien

Title (fr)

Procédé de nettoyage et de regéneration de textiles

Publication

EP 1122352 A1 20010808 (EN)

Application

EP 00870018 A 20000207

Priority

  • EP 00870018 A 20000207
  • US 12241899 P 19990302

Abstract (en)

A method for treating a fabric article with the following steps: placing the fabric article in a container having an opening and at least one wall that defines an interior void space. Then the temperature and relative humidity of the air within the interior void space of the container are raised to a predetermined first temperature and a predetermined first relative humidity for a predetermined first period of time. Finally, at least one of the temperature or the relative humidity of the air within the interior void space of the container are changed at the end of the first period of time to a predetermined second temperature and a predetermined second relative humidity for a predetermined second period of time.

IPC 1-7

D06F 43/00; D06F 73/02

IPC 8 full level

D06F 43/00 (2006.01); D06F 73/02 (2006.01)

CPC (source: EP KR)

D06F 35/00 (2013.01 - KR); D06F 43/00 (2013.01 - EP); D06F 73/02 (2013.01 - EP)

Citation (search report)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

DE ES FR GB IT

DOCDB simple family (publication)

WO 0052249 A1 20000908; AU 3861600 A 20000921; AU 763258 B2 20030717; BR 0008718 A 20011226; CA 2364519 A1 20000908; CA 2364519 C 20061003; CN 1284898 C 20061115; CN 1341175 A 20020320; CZ 20013156 A3 20020213; DE 60017542 D1 20050224; DE 60017542 T2 20060330; EP 1122352 A1 20010808; EP 1122352 B1 20050119; EP 1157153 A1 20011128; ES 2234558 T3 20050701; JP 2002537920 A 20021112; KR 100431424 B1 20040514; KR 20010109303 A 20011208

DOCDB simple family (application)

US 0005200 W 20000301; AU 3861600 A 20000301; BR 0008718 A 20000301; CA 2364519 A 20000301; CN 00804248 A 20000301; CZ 20013156 A 20000301; DE 60017542 T 20000207; EP 00870018 A 20000207; EP 00917682 A 20000301; ES 00870018 T 20000207; JP 2000602855 A 20000301; KR 20017011118 A 20010831