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1. WO2014116838 - APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR MAKING CANISTER AND FOR DETECTING LEAKS FOR QUALITY ASSURANCE

Publication Number WO/2014/116838
Publication Date 31.07.2014
International Application No. PCT/US2014/012764
International Filing Date 23.01.2014
IPC
G01M 3/02 2006.1
GPHYSICS
01MEASURING; TESTING
MTESTING STATIC OR DYNAMIC BALANCE OF MACHINES OR STRUCTURES; TESTING OF STRUCTURES OR APPARATUS, NOT OTHERWISE PROVIDED FOR
3Investigating fluid tightness of structures
02by using fluid or vacuum
CPC
A61L 2/10
AHUMAN NECESSITIES
61MEDICAL OR VETERINARY SCIENCE; HYGIENE
LMETHODS OR APPARATUS FOR STERILISING MATERIALS OR OBJECTS IN GENERAL; DISINFECTION, STERILISATION, OR DEODORISATION OF AIR; CHEMICAL ASPECTS OF BANDAGES, DRESSINGS, ABSORBENT PADS, OR SURGICAL ARTICLES; MATERIALS FOR BANDAGES, DRESSINGS, ABSORBENT PADS, OR SURGICAL ARTICLES
2Methods or apparatus for disinfecting or sterilising materials or objects other than foodstuffs or contact lenses; Accessories therefor
02using physical phenomena
08Radiation
10Ultra-violet radiation
B65B 55/08
BPERFORMING OPERATIONS; TRANSPORTING
65CONVEYING; PACKING; STORING; HANDLING THIN OR FILAMENTARY MATERIAL
BMACHINES, APPARATUS OR DEVICES FOR, OR METHODS OF, PACKAGING ARTICLES OR MATERIALS; UNPACKING
55Preserving, protecting or purifying packages or package contents in association with packaging
02Sterilising, e.g. of complete packages
04Sterilising wrappers or receptacles prior to, or during, packaging
08by irradiation
B65D 51/247
BPERFORMING OPERATIONS; TRANSPORTING
65CONVEYING; PACKING; STORING; HANDLING THIN OR FILAMENTARY MATERIAL
DCONTAINERS FOR STORAGE OR TRANSPORT OF ARTICLES OR MATERIALS, e.g. BAGS, BARRELS, BOTTLES, BOXES, CANS, CARTONS, CRATES, DRUMS, JARS, TANKS, HOPPERS, FORWARDING CONTAINERS; ACCESSORIES, CLOSURES, OR FITTINGS THEREFOR; PACKAGING ELEMENTS; PACKAGES
51Closures not otherwise provided for
24combined ; or co-operating; with auxiliary devices for non-closing purposes
246provided with eating utensils or spatulas
247located between an inner and an outer closure
G01M 3/329
GPHYSICS
01MEASURING; TESTING
MTESTING STATIC OR DYNAMIC BALANCE OF MACHINES OR STRUCTURES; TESTING OF STRUCTURES OR APPARATUS, NOT OTHERWISE PROVIDED FOR
3Investigating fluid-tightness of structures
02by using fluid or vacuum
26by measuring rate of loss or gain of fluid, e.g. by pressure-responsive devices, by flow detectors
32for containers, e.g. radiators
3281removably mounted in a test cell
329for verifying the internal pressure of closed containers
Applicants
  • PBM NUTRITIONALS, LLC [US]/[US]
Inventors
  • SALG, George, M.
Agents
  • BREINER, Theodore, A.
Priority Data
61/849,30524.01.2013US
61/849,30624.01.2013US
Publication Language English (en)
Filing Language English (EN)
Designated States
Title
(EN) APPARATUS AND METHOD FOR MAKING CANISTER AND FOR DETECTING LEAKS FOR QUALITY ASSURANCE
(FR) APPAREIL ET PROCÉDÉ DE FABRICATION D'UNE BOÎTE ET DE DÉTECTION DE FUITES POUR L'ASSURANCE DE LA QUALITÉ
Abstract
(EN) The invention is directed to a canister for packaging and delivering a product such as, but not limited to, infant formula. The canister of the invention includes a container and cover. The cover includes a base and a lid with the base including an easy-open sealing material and/or a utensil for dispensing the product and docking station for holding the utensil when not in use. This invention is further directed to an apparatus and method for the in-line sterilization of the cover during the manufacture thereof. The invention is further directed to an apparatus and method for the in-line detection of leaks in the canister for quality assurance.
(FR) L'invention se rapporte à une boîte destinée à conditionner et à distribuer un produit tel que, mais non exclusivement, une préparation pour nourrissons. La boîte selon l'invention comprend un contenant et un élément couvrant. L'élément couvrant comprend une base et un couvercle, la base comprenant un matériau d'étanchéité à ouverture facile et/ou un ustensile destiné à distribuer le produit, et une station d'accueil pour accueillir l'ustensile quand il n'est pas utilisé. L'invention concerne également un appareil et un procédé de stérilisation en ligne de l'élément couvrant lors de la fabrication de celui-ci. L'invention concerne en outre un appareil et un procédé pour la détection de fuites en ligne dans la boîte pour l'assurance de la qualité.
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