06626316 is referenced by 104 patents and cites 4 patents.

A trash can assembly has a shell having an enclosing wall that defines a periphery. The assembly has a lid fitted over the top of the shell, and a foot pedal positioned adjacent the bottom of the shell, with a portion of the foot pedal positioned inside the periphery of the shell. The assembly also includes a link assembly coupling the foot pedal and the lid. The assembly can also include a liner defining a container body, the liner fitted inside the shell and having an indent provided on the container body. A handle mechanism has a link strip that has a hooked end, with the hooked end engaging the indent to lift the liner from inside the shell.

Title
Trash can assembly with toe-kick recess
Application Number
9/746574
Publication Number
6626316 (B2)
Application Date
December 22, 2000
Publication Date
September 30, 2003
Inventor
Frank Yang
4171 Pascal Pl., Palos Verdes Peninsula
CA, US
Agent
Raymond Sun
US
IPC
B65D 43/26
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