|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|미국특허분류(USC)||294/001.1; 015/257.1; 015/257.3|
|발명자 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 21 인용 특허 : 22|
A pan for use in connection with a trash receptacle with or without a trash bag inserted into the receptacle. The present pan has brackets formed to engage the rim of the receptacle's opening so that debris can be swept directly into the pan and ultimately deposited into the receptacle. Furthermore, the pan elevates the rim of the receptacle so that debris tends to slide toward the bottom of the receptacle. Once the trash receptacle is stood erect, the pan facilitates the moving of all debris easily and quickly into the container or bag.
1. A trash collecting device for use with a trash container having an annular rim, comprising:a pan having a top surface and a bottom surface, a leading edge and an opposing trailing edge, said top surface including upstanding side walls and said bottom surface carrying brackets between said leading edge and said trailing edge, said brackets having slots formed therein for receiving an annular rim of a trash container so that, when said brackets receive said annular rim of said trash container, said trailing edge extends into said trash container and sai...