Global Patent Index - EP 1257369 A2

EP 1257369 A2 2002-11-20 - CONVEYING AND SORTING DEVICE

Title (en)

CONVEYING AND SORTING DEVICE

Title (de)

FÖRDER- UND SORTIERVORRICHTUNG

Title (fr)

DISPOSITIF TRANSPORTEUR ET DE TRIAGE

Publication

EP 1257369 A2 (DE)

Application

EP 01951133 A

Priority

  • CH 0100084 W
  • CH 2662000 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO0158604A2] The invention relates to a conveying and sorting device (1) for containers (10) that have different sizes, shapes and colors. Said containers (10) are scanned for their colors by sensors (4, 4'), identified and introduced into the correct discharge spirals (5, 5') provided for the corresponding colors. The inventive device comprises conveyors (2, 2') for feeding the containers, conveyors (3, 3') for sorting and separating them and discharge spirals (5, 5') that convey the separated containers to the designated bins and bag-opening installations.

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

B07C 5/36

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

B07C 5/36 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

B07C 5/36 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 0158604A2

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 0158604 A2 20010816; WO 0158604 A3 20020228; AU 2825401 A 20010820; EP 1257369 A2 20021120

INPADOC legal status


2003-04-02 [18W] APPLICATION WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20030204

2002-11-20 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20020909

2002-11-20 [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 TR

2002-11-20 [AX] REQUEST FOR EXTENSION OF THE EUROPEAN PATENT TO:

- Free text: RO;SI