|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 28 인용 특허 : 42|
The present trash receptacle (and method for using the same) reduces the suction/vacuum effect in the bottom portion of the receptacle as trash bags or polyliners are removed therefrom. The receptacle includes a vent enabling fluid communication from a first chamber section (at the bottom of the receptacle) to a second chamber section which rests above the first chamber section.
What is claimed is: 1. A receptacle, comprising: a first chamber section configured to receive items, the first chamber section having a first side wall and a bottom wall; a second chamber section located above the first chamber section, wherein the second chamber section has a second side wall and an internal width that is wider than an internal width of the first chamber section; and a vent providing fluid communication between the second chamber section and a bottom area of the first chamber section, wherein the vent is formed by first, second, third...