04779728 is referenced by 81 patents and cites 6 patents.

A disposal container particularly adapted for hospital use and comprising a hollow container body having a slot at the top to permit access to the interior of the container body and having a barrier disposed adjacent the slot for restricting access to the interior of the container body. The barrier comprises a first cowl extending over the slot and a complementary second cowl extending beneath the slot, and a raised shelf at one side of the slot opposite the location of the first cowl. A pivotal closure is provided for sealing of the container when filled.

Title
Sharps disposal container
Application Number
934413
Publication Number
4779728
Application Date
November 27, 1987
Publication Date
October 25, 1988
Inventor
Donald J Mosior
Lake Geneva
WI, US
John J Newton Jr
Palatine
IL, US
Paul H Hanifl
Barrington
IL, US
Agent
Lee & Smith
Assignee
Sage Products
IL, US
IPC
B65F 1/16
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