|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||215/383 ; 215/382 ; 220/672|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 188 인용 특허 : 37|
A plastic bottle comprises a label panel portion comprising a plurality of ribs extending annularly about the perimeter thereof and lands located between each rib for accepting a label thereon, wherein the ribs are configured to render the label panel substantially rigid and capable of enduring pasteurization without subjecting the lands to substantial alteration or misalignment. A pasteurizable bottle having a label panel onto which a label may be evenly secured is thus provided.
[ What is claimed is:] [1.]1. A plastic bottle configured to substantially resist deformation comprising a cylindrical wall defining a longitudinal axis having a plurality of annular ribs extending about the perimeter thereof, wherein the annular ribs each comprise a pair of opposing outer radii, a pair of substantially straight wall portions, one extending from each outer radii to a position inward of the bottle cylindrical wall, each annular rib further comprising a width and a depth and the ratio of the depth to width of each annular rib is approximat...