Recycling container


FIG. 1 is a perspective view of a recycling container showing our new design;

FIG. 2 is a front elevation thereof; the rear elevation being a mirror image thereof;

FIG. 3 is a top plan view thereof:

FIG. 4 is a bottom plan view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a left side elevation thereof; the right side elevation being a mirror image thereof; and,

FIG. 6 is a sectional elevation thereof; taken along line 6--6 of FIG. 3.

Referenced Cited

U.S. Patent Documents

D197311 January 1964 Spaak et al.
D246872 January 3, 1978 White
D258721 March 31, 1981 Steeg
3379339 April 1968 Asenbauer
3421656 January 1969 Asenbauer
3840115 October 1974 Ladewig

Other references

  • Lewisystems Containers Jan. 1983, p. 8, bottom container; p. 20, top container. Rubbermaid Food Service Cat. Apr. 1980, p. 11, bottom container. Pp. 28 and 29, Rubbermaid Incorporated, 1147 Akron Road, Wooster, Ohio 44691, publication date 1988.

Patent History

Patent number: D326345
Type: Grant
Filed: Dec 14, 1989
Date of Patent: May 19, 1992
Assignee: Rubbermaid Commercial Products Inc. (Winchester, VA)
Inventors: Jonathan Mandell (Winchester, VA), Howard Andrews, Jr. (Winchester, VA)
Primary Examiner: Bernard Ansher
Assistant Examiner: Prabhakar Deshmukh
Attorney: Richard B. O'Planick
Application Number: 7/450,387


Current U.S. Class: D34/40