|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||219/735 ; 219/725 ; 99/DIG.14 ; 426/118 ; 426/243 ; 426/109 ; 220/367.1|
|발명자 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 48 인용 특허 : 0|
A food container having provision for storing a freezable chilling medium and having a valve for venting steam. The food container is divided into a food storage chamber and a chilling chamber for holding the chilled medium. These chambers are separated by a wall having an opening at the top enabling fluid communication between these chambers. The container is closed by a removable lid. A steam relief valve is disposed in the lid, sunken into a depression formed in the lid, so that the valve body is substantially flush with the lid. A handle in the form ...
[ I claim:] [1.] A nonmetallic microwavable container for storing and heating foodstuffs, comprising:a housing havinga lateral wall, a bottom wall, and an interior partition wall dividing the interior of said housing into a food storage chamber and a first chilling chamber;a lid sealing said food storage chamber and said first chilling chamber; anda valve for venting steam, disposed in fluid communication between said food storage chamber and the exterior of said microwavable container, said valve comprising a valve body and a first valve opening communi...