04374570 is referenced by 9 patents and cites 6 patents.

A container lid is released at a desired point in a sterilizing cycle with the actuating movement being provided by an expandable chamber having a quantity of sterilizing environment captured during the sterilizing cycle.

Title
Sterilized storage container
Application Number
640824
Publication Number
4374570
Application Date
July 25, 1980
Publication Date
February 22, 1983
Inventor
Robert C Whelchel
Newport Beach
CA, US
Roger S Sanderson
Dana Point
CA, US
Agent
Knobbe Martens
IPC
G05D 27/00
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