Global Patent Index - EP 1318733 A2

EP 1318733 A2 2003-06-18 - SEALED COSMETIC DISPENSER WITH EASY OPEN CLOSURE

Title (en)

SEALED COSMETIC DISPENSER WITH EASY OPEN CLOSURE

Title (de)

ABGEDICHTETER SPENDER FÜR KOSMETIKA MIT LEICHT ZU ÖFFNENDEM VERSCHLUSS

Title (fr)

RECIPIENT POUR PRODUIT COSMETIQUE PARFAITEMENT HERMETIQUE

Publication

EP 1318733 A2 (EN)

Application

EP 01979289 A

Priority

  • US 0130111 W
  • US 66585400 A
  • US 72993100 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO0224024A2] The cosmetic dispenser is comprised of a barrel that is closed at a lower end by a screw and elevator assembly and on the upper end by an integrally molded top wall. The integrally molded top wall has a weakened area at its periphery and a gripping means such as a loop whereby the top wall can be removed by severing the weakened area. The removed top wall is discarded and the screw turned to raise a portion above the sidewalls. The integrally molded top wall can be integrally molded with the barrel or it can be integrally molded to an adaptor which fits onto the top of the barrel to provide a compound curved top edge for comfort in applying the cosmetic to a skin surface. In this latter embodiment the top wall has a peripheral weakened area whereby the top wall is removed by severing this top wall at the peripheral weakened area. The structure of these embodiments provides a positively sealed and easily opened cosmetic dispenser.

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

A45D 40/04

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A45D 40/04 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

A45D 40/04 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 0224024A2

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 0224024 A2 20020328; WO 0224024 A3 20020613; AT 260584 T 20040315; AU 1126702 A 20020402; AU 2002211267 B2 20060601; BR 0113988 A 20030722; BR 0113988 B1 20110222; CA 2422821 A1 20020328; CA 2422821 C 20091103; DE 60102250 D1 20040408; DE 60102250 T2 20050428; EP 1318733 A2 20030618; EP 1318733 B1 20040303; MX PA03002354 A 20030630

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