|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||053/459; 053/469; 053/483; 053/576; 053/370|
|§371/§102 date||20010409 (20010409)|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 40 인용 특허 : 63|
The invention discloses a waste disposal apparatus including a waste packet forming device integrated with a tool for cutting the packet, and a method for using the apparatus. The disclosed integrated twist-and-cut system provides an improvement over existing waste disposal systems by reducing steps in the disposal of waste material.
1. An integrated cutting system for a waste storage receptacle comprising:a container defining a waste bin and an opening that provides access to the waste bin;a support adjacent the opening, the support in the form of a body having a flange extending therefrom that is circumferentially configured for holding a film cassette above the waste bin, wherein the body encloses less than all of the opening to the waste bin so that waste material can be passed through the opening and into the waste bin;a film cassette on the flange; anda lid hingedly adjacent th...