Global Patent Index - EP 1237997 A1

EP 1237997 A1 2002-09-11 - ELASTIC ARTICLES AND USES THEREOF

Title (en)

ELASTIC ARTICLES AND USES THEREOF

Title (de)

ELASTISCHE FORMTEILE UND DEREN ANWENDUNG

Title (fr)

ARTICLES ELASTIQUES ET LEUR UTILISATION

Publication

EP 1237997 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 00967305 A

Priority

  • GB 9923344 A
  • GB 9923393 A
  • GB 0010599 A
  • US 0027333 W

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO0125323A1] The present invention relates to elastic articles comprising a polymeric matrix and an active ingredient, such as detergent ingredients, typically to be delivered to aqueous environment. Highly preferred active ingredients include enzymes. A preferred elastic article is a foam which is stable upon contact with air but dissolves, disintegrates or disperses in water. The invention also relates to compositions containing the articles and methods for making the articles.

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

C08J 9/30; C08J 9/28; C09D 5/00; C11D 3/37

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

C08J 5/00 (2006.01); A61K 8/02 (2006.01); A61K 8/04 (2006.01); A61Q 19/00 (2006.01); A61Q 19/10 (2006.01); B29C 44/34 (2006.01); C08J 9/04 (2006.01); C08J 9/28 (2006.01); C08J 9/30 (2006.01); C08K 3/20 (2006.01); C08L 29/04 (2006.01); C08L 101/00 (2006.01); C09D 5/00 (2006.01); C11D 3/00 (2006.01); C11D 3/22 (2006.01); C11D 3/37 (2006.01); C11D 3/386 (2006.01); C11D 3/395 (2006.01); C11D 3/48 (2006.01); C11D 3/50 (2006.01); C11D 11/00 (2006.01); C11D 17/00 (2006.01); C11D 17/06 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

A61Q 19/00 (2013.01); A61K 8/0208 (2013.01); A61K 8/046 (2013.01); A61Q 19/10 (2013.01); B29C 44/3461 (2013.01); C08J 9/30 (2013.01); C11D 3/0094 (2013.01); C11D 3/222 (2013.01); C11D 3/37 (2013.01); C11D 3/3776 (2013.01); C11D 3/38672 (2013.01); C11D 11/0058 (2013.01); C11D 17/0039 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 0125323A1

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 0125323 A1 20010412; AU 7752500 A 20010510; BR 0014498 A 20020611; CA 2385164 A1 20010412; CN 1408005 A 20030402; EP 1237997 A1 20020911; JP 2003511502 A 20030325; MX PA02003447 A 20020820

INPADOC legal status


2008-10-22 [18D] APPLICATION DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20080501

2005-02-02 [17Q] FIRST EXAMINATION REPORT

- Effective date: 20041221

2002-10-02 [RIN1] INVENTOR CHANGED BEFORE GRANT

- Inventor name: MCGOFF, MATTHEW, GRADY

2002-10-02 [RIN1] INVENTOR CHANGED BEFORE GRANT

- Inventor name: TANTAWY, HOSSAM THE CHIMES LODGE

2002-10-02 [RIN1] INVENTOR CHANGED BEFORE GRANT

- Inventor name: DRIFFIELD, CHRISTOPHER, CHARLES

2002-10-02 [RIN1] INVENTOR CHANGED BEFORE GRANT

- Inventor name: STEPHENS, SCOTT, EDWARD

2002-10-02 [RIN1] INVENTOR CHANGED BEFORE GRANT

- Inventor name: BAYLY, ANDREW, EDWARD

2002-10-02 [RIN1] INVENTOR CHANGED BEFORE GRANT

- Inventor name: CORRAND, DIDIER, MARCEL

2002-09-11 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20020419

2002-09-11 [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 MC NL PT SE

2002-09-11 [AX] REQUEST FOR EXTENSION OF THE EUROPEAN PATENT TO:

- Free text: AL;LT;LV;MK;RO;SI