04715498 is referenced by 85 patents and cites 5 patents.

A disposal system particularly adapted for hospital use comprising two portions. The first portion is composed of a hollow, outer enclosure adapted for wall-mounting and including an elongated slot inlet at the top with a barrier adjacent the slot for restricting access to the interior of the enclosure. The enclosure also includes a hinged access door for permitting insertion of the second portion of the invention, an inner container, therewithin. The inner container includes an inlet formed in registration with the slot when installed within the enclosure. The inner container includes a pivotal closure which may be locked in place when full in order to prevent access to the contents of the container.

Title
Sharps disposal system
Application Number
6/934413
Publication Number
4715498
Application Date
November 24, 1986
Publication Date
December 29, 1987
Inventor
Paul H Hanifl
Barrington
IL, US
Agent
Lee Smith & Zickert
Assignee
Sage Products
IL, US
IPC
B65F 1/16
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