Global Patent Index - EP 2019955 A1

EP 2019955 A1 2009-02-04 - REFRIGERATOR HAVING A VEGETABLE BOX

Title (en)

REFRIGERATOR HAVING A VEGETABLE BOX

Title (de)

KÜHLSCHRANK MIT EINEM GEMÜSEFACH

Title (fr)

RÉFRIGÉRATEUR POSSÉDANT UN BAC À LÉGUMES

Publication

EP 2019955 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 07745700 A

Priority

  • KR 2007001537 W
  • KR 20060046778 A
  • KR 20060046779 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO2007136171A1] A refrigerator includes a main body having a door sensor (211 ) that detects an opened state and a closed state of a door of the refrigerator; a vegetable box (100) disposed in the main body to provide a space for receiving therein vegetables; and a control unit. The vegetable box (100) includes a storing unit for storing therein the vegetables; and a photosynthesis promotion unit for emitting light required for photosynthesis of the vegetables to an inside of the storing unit. The control unit outputs a control signal for operating the photosynthesis promotion unit according to a detected result of the door sensor (211 ).

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

F25D 27/00 (2006.01); A23B 7/04 (2006.01); F25D 11/00 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

F25D 27/00 (2013.01); A23B 7/015 (2013.01); A23B 7/04 (2013.01); F25D 17/042 (2013.01); F25D 25/005 (2013.01); F25D 2700/02 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 2007136171A1

Designated contracting state (EPC)

DE FR GB IT NL

Designated extension state (EPC)

AL BA HR MK RS

EPO simple patent family

WO 2007136171 A1 20071129; EP 2019955 A1 20090204; JP 2009537792 A 20091029; US 2007271945 A1 20071129

INPADOC legal status


2010-02-03 [18W] APPLICATION WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20091223

2009-06-24 [RBV] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES (CORRECTION)

- Designated State(s): DE FR GB IT NL

2009-04-01 [RIN1] INVENTOR CHANGED BEFORE GRANT

- Inventor name: JUNG, JUNG SUK

2009-02-04 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20081124

2009-02-04 [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 IS IT LI LT LU LV MC MT NL PL PT RO SE SI SK TR

2009-02-04 [AX] REQUEST FOR EXTENSION OF THE EUROPEAN PATENT TO:

- Countries: AL BA HR MK RS