Global Patent Index - EP 1489940 A1

EP 1489940 A1 2004-12-29 - CLEANING APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR USING THE SAME

Title (en)

CLEANING APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR USING THE SAME

Title (de)

REINIGUNGSGERÄT UND VERFAHREN ZU DESSEN VERWENDUNG

Title (fr)

DISPOSITIF DE NETTOYAGE ET METHODE D'UTILISATION DE CE DISPOSITIF

Publication

EP 1489940 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 03715119 A

Priority

  • GB 0301449 W
  • GB 0207710 A
  • GB 0223509 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO03082048A1] A combination cleaning device useful in the cleaning of hard surfaces, or soft surfaces which combination cleaning device includes a cleaning means particularly an abrasive cleaning means such as a brush, abrasive pad or other physical means which is used to contact a surface requiring cleaning and/or disinfecting treatment, and which combination cleaning device further includes a chemical cleaning composition which may optionally also provide a sanitizing benefit, which combination cleaning device is manually graspable by a consumer. In preferred embodiments the chemical cleaning composition is provided in a pressurized or pressurizable vessel which is at least partially enclosed within the said combination cleaning device wherein the user of the device dispenses the cleaning composition which is expelled from the vessel and then to the cleaning means. Methods relating to the use of the device as well as methods or manufacturing the device are also disclosed.

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

A46B 11/00

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A46B 11/00 (2006.01); A46B 11/02 (2006.01); A46B 11/04 (2006.01); A47K 11/10 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

A47K 11/10 (2013.01); A46B 11/001 (2013.01); A46B 2200/304 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 03082048A1

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE BG CH CY CZ DE DK EE ES FI FR GB GR HU IE IT LI LU MC NL PT RO SE SI SK TR

EPO simple patent family

WO 03082048 A1 20031009; AU 2003219311 A1 20031013; BR 0308943 A 20050104; CA 2480999 A1 20031009; CN 1646041 A 20050727; EP 1489940 A1 20041229; MX PA04009596 A 20041213; PL 372424 A1 20050725; US 2005158116 A1 20050721

INPADOC legal status


2009-04-22 [18D] APPLICATION DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20081103

2005-01-12 [RIN1] INVENTOR CHANGED BEFORE GRANT

- Inventor name: BELANSKY, CAROL, ANN,RECKITT BENCKISER INC

2005-01-12 [RIN1] INVENTOR CHANGED BEFORE GRANT

- Inventor name: CORKHILL, IAN, JAMES,RECKITT BENCKISER INC

2005-01-12 [RIN1] INVENTOR CHANGED BEFORE GRANT

- Inventor name: DIBNAH, CARL,RECKITT BENCKISER CORP. SERVICES LTD

2005-01-12 [RIN1] INVENTOR CHANGED BEFORE GRANT

- Inventor name: LOVE, MICHAEL, DAVID,RECKITT BENCKISER INC

2005-01-12 [RIN1] INVENTOR CHANGED BEFORE GRANT

- Inventor name: NGUYEN, LAMSON,RECKITT BENCKISER INC.

2005-01-12 [RIN1] INVENTOR CHANGED BEFORE GRANT

- Inventor name: NEIMAN, DIANE

2005-01-12 [RIN1] INVENTOR CHANGED BEFORE GRANT

- Inventor name: SPITZER, LEONARD,RECKITT BENCKISER INC

2005-01-12 [RIN1] INVENTOR CHANGED BEFORE GRANT

- Inventor name: STUDER, JOHN, EUGENE

2005-01-12 [RIN1] INVENTOR CHANGED BEFORE GRANT

- Inventor name: THOMAS, ALAN, JAMES,RECKITT BENCKISER INC

2005-01-12 [RIN1] INVENTOR CHANGED BEFORE GRANT

- Inventor name: WELLER, JEANNE, MARIE,RECKITT BENCKISER INC

2005-01-12 [RIN1] INVENTOR CHANGED BEFORE GRANT

- Inventor name: FERRI, LINO

2005-01-12 [RIN1] INVENTOR CHANGED BEFORE GRANT

- Inventor name: ASHLEY, CHARLES

2005-01-12 [RIN1] INVENTOR CHANGED BEFORE GRANT

- Inventor name: ALDEN, TOR,HUCKSTUDER DESIGNS INC

2004-12-29 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20040927

2004-12-29 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A1

- Designated State(s): AT BE BG CH CY CZ DE DK EE ES FI FR GB GR HU IE IT LI LU MC NL PT RO SE SI SK TR

2004-12-29 [AX] REQUEST FOR EXTENSION OF THE EUROPEAN PATENT TO:

- Countries: AL LT LV MK