09051093 is referenced by 16 patents and cites 518 patents.

A receptacle assembly including a body portion, a lid portion, a pedal portion, a rod, and a motion damper. The body portion includes an upper portion and a base portion and defines an interior space. The lid portion is movably engaged with the body portion and is configured to move between an open position and a closed position. The pedal portion is configured to move the lid portion between the open position and the closed position. A rod extends between the lid portion and the pedal portion. The rod can also interface with the motion damper. The motion damper is positioned near the lid portion and is configured to dampen motion of the rod.

Title
Receptacle with motion damper near lid
Application Number
13/783149
Publication Number
9051093 (B2)
Application Date
March 1, 2013
Publication Date
June 9, 2015
Inventor
Joseph Sandor
Santa Ana Heights
CA, US
Di Fong Chang
Torrance
CA, US
Frank Yang
Rancho Palos Verdes
CA, US
Agent
Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear
Assignee
simplehuman
CA, US
IPC
B65F 1/14
B65F 1/16
B65D 43/26
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