Global Patent Index - EP 1240377 A1

EP 1240377 A1 2002-09-18 - DRY-CLEANING ARTICLE, COMPOSITION AND METHODS

Title (en)

DRY-CLEANING ARTICLE, COMPOSITION AND METHODS

Title (de)

GEGENSTAND ZUR CHEMISCH-REINIGUNG, ZUSAAMENSETZUNG UND VERFAHREN

Title (fr)

PRODUIT, COMPOSITION, ET PROCEDES DE NETTOYAGE A SEC

Publication

EP 1240377 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 00989254 A

Priority

  • US 0033888 W
  • US 17074799 P
  • US 19348800 P
  • US 19367900 P

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO0144560A1] An organic solvent-based dry cleaning composition, method and articles incorporating the same that are suitable for use in drying machines, such as hot air drying machines found in households, apartments, and laundromats, which are normally adapted to dry wet garments and the like from a washing machine. The composition includes at lest one organic solvent and water, with the at least one organic solvent forming the greatest weight percentage of the active components in the composition. In some embodiments, the composition may also include at least one surfactant, emulsifier, perfume, and/or application-specific stain remover.

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

D06L 1/02

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

D06L 1/02 (2006.01); C11D 3/18 (2006.01); C11D 3/20 (2006.01); C11D 3/39 (2006.01); C11D 7/24 (2006.01); C11D 7/26 (2006.01); C11D 7/38 (2006.01); C11D 7/50 (2006.01); C11D 17/04 (2006.01); D06L 1/00 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

D06L 1/02 (2013.01); C11D 17/047 (2013.01); D06L 1/01 (2017.01)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

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

EPO simple patent family

WO 0144560 A1 20010621; AU 2578901 A 20010625; CA 2393521 A1 20010621; CA 2393521 C 20080506; EP 1240377 A1 20020918; EP 1240377 A4 20061004; JP 2003517521 A 20030527; MX PA02005743 A 20020918

INPADOC legal status


2007-11-21 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20070522

2007-02-07 [17Q] FIRST EXAMINATION REPORT

- Effective date: 20070109

2006-10-04 [A4] DESPATCH OF SUPPLEMENTARY SEARCH REPORT

- Effective date: 20060831

2006-10-04 [RIC1] CLASSIFICATION (CORRECTION)

- IPC: D06L 1/02 20060101AFI20010623BHEP

2006-10-04 [RIC1] CLASSIFICATION (CORRECTION)

- IPC: D06L 1/00 20060101ALI20060825BHEP

2002-09-18 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20020712

2002-09-18 [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 TR

2002-09-18 [AX] REQUEST FOR EXTENSION OF THE EUROPEAN PATENT TO

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