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International application No. Applicant's or agent's file reference
PCT/EP2019/083031 ZINC-104WO
International filing date (day/month/year) (Earliest) Priority Date (day/month/year)
29 November 2019 03 December 2018
FOR FURTHER ACTION: See Form PCT/ISA/220 as well as, where applicable, item 5 below.
This international search report has been prepared by this International Searching Authority and is transmitted to the applicant according to Article 18. A copy is being transmitted to the International Bureau.
It is also accompanied by a copy of each prior art document cited in this report.
1. Basis of the report
a. With regard to the language, the international search was carried out on the basis of:
the international application in the language in which it was filed.
a translation of the international application into                                          which is the language of a translation furnished for the purposes of international search (Rules 12.3(a) and 23.1(b)).
This international search report has been established taking into account the rectification of an obvious mistake authorized by or notified to this Authority under Rule 91 (Rule 43.6bis(a)).
With regard to any nucleotide and/or amino acid sequence disclosed in the international application, the international search was carried out on the basis of a sequence listing:
2. Certain claims were found unsearchable
3. Unity of invention is lacking
4. Title of the invention
The text is approved as submitted by the applicant.
The text has been established by this Authority to read as follows:
5. Abstract
The text is approved as submitted by the applicant.
The text has been established, according to Rule 38.2, by this Authority as it appears in Box No. IV. The applicant may, within one month from the date of mailing of this international search report, submit comments to this Authority.
6. Drawings
The figure of the drawings to be published with the abstract is Figure No.     1    
as suggested by the applicant.
as selected by this Authority, because the applicant failed to suggest a figure.
as selected by this Authority, because this figure better characterizes the invention.
none of the figures is to be published with the abstract.


     A45F 3/16 (2006.01)i
According to International Patent Classification (IPC) or to both national classification and IPC


Minimum documentation searched (classification system followed by classification symbols):
     A45F; A47G; B65D
Documentation searched other than minimum documentation to the extent that such documents are included in the fields searched:
Electronic data base consulted during the international search (name of data base and, where practicable, search terms used):
EPO-Internal, WPI Data


Category* Citation of document, with indication, where appropriate, of the relevant passages Relevant to claim No.
EP 2540198 A1 (PACIFIC MARKET INT LLC [US]) 02 January 2013 (2013-01-02)
paragraphs [0013] - [0026]; figures 1-5B
EP 2567909 A1 (PACIFIC MARKET INT LLC [US]) 13 March 2013 (2013-03-13)
paragraphs [0035] - [0046]; figures 10-11C
US 5746338 A (TAKAHASHI NORIO [JP] ET AL) 05 May 1998 (1998-05-05)
column 9, line 24 - column 10, line 13; figures 10-14
US 2015136772 A1 (SORENSEN STEVEN M [US] ET AL) 21 May 2015 (2015-05-21)
the whole document
WO 2012103364 A1 (IGNITE USA LLC; EL-SADEN SAMI [US] ET AL.) 02 August 2012 (2012-08-02)
the whole document
FR 2309420 A1 (IDF CO LTD [CH]) 26 November 1976 (1976-11-26)
the whole document
Special categories of cited documents:
document defining the general state of the art which is not considered to be of particular relevance
document cited by the applicant in the international application
earlier application or patent but published on or after the international filing date
document which may throw doubts on priority claim(s) or which is cited to establish the publication date of another citation or other special reason (as specified)
document referring to an oral disclosure, use, exhibition or other means
document published prior to the international filing date but later than the priority date claimed
later document published after the international filing date or priority date and not in conflict with the application but cited to understand the principle or theory underlying the invention
document of particular relevance; the claimed invention cannot be considered novel or cannot be considered to involve an inventive step when the document is taken alone
document of particular relevance; the claimed invention cannot be considered to involve an inventive step when the document is combined with one or more other such documents, such combination being obvious to a person skilled in the art
document member of the same patent family


Patent document cited in search report Publication date
Patent family member(s) Publication date
EP 2540198 A1
02 January 2013
CN 102846005 A
EP 2540198 A1
US 2012325815 A1
02 January 2013
02 January 2013
27 December 2012
EP 2567909 A1
13 March 2013
EP 2567909 A1
US 2013056467 A1
13 March 2013
07 March 2013
US 5746338 A
05 May 1998
KR 100435939 B1
TW 276236 B
US 5746338 A
US 5873476 A
23 July 2004
21 May 1996
05 May 1998
23 February 1999
US 2015136772 A1
21 May 2015
US 2013062351 A1
US 2015136772 A1
WO 2013039840 A1
14 March 2013
21 May 2015
21 March 2013
WO 2012103364 A1
02 August 2012
CA 2825646 A1
US 2012187075 A1
US 2014061255 A1
WO 2012103364 A1
02 August 2012
26 July 2012
06 March 2014
02 August 2012
FR 2309420 A1
26 November 1976
AR 209359 A1
AU 1345576 A
BR 7602646 A
DE 2618151 A1
DK 195376 A
ES 447522 A1
FI 761205 A
FR 2309420 A1
GR 60424 B
JP S51137584 A
LU 74864 A1
MC 1096 A1
NL 7604490 A
PT 65059 A
SE 7604874 A
US 4009794 A
15 April 1977
03 November 1977
09 November 1976
11 November 1976
03 November 1976
01 November 1977
03 November 1976
26 November 1976
25 May 1978
27 November 1976
13 December 1977
04 February 1977
04 November 1976
01 May 1976
03 November 1976
01 March 1977
Name and mailing address of the ISA/:
European Patent Office
P.B. 5818, Patentlaan 2, 2280 HV Rijswijk,
Telephone No. (+31-70)340-2040
Facsimile No. (+31-70)340-3016
Date of the actual completion of the international search:
05 February 2020
Date of mailing of the international search report:
20 February 2020
Authorized officer:
Fidalgo Marron, B
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