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Publication numberUSD376235 S
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 29/043,114
Publication dateDec 3, 1996
Filing dateAug 25, 1995
Publication number043114, 29043114, US D376235 S, US D376235S, US-S-D376235, USD376235 S, USD376235S
InventorsDonald C. Presnell
Original AssigneeRubbermaid Commercial Products, Inc.
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Refuse container
US D376235 S
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Claims(1)
  1. The ornamental design for a refuse container, as shown and described.
Description

FIG. 1 is a top left front perspective view of a refuse container showing my new design;

FIG. 2 is a top plan view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a left side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 4 is a rear elevational view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a right side elevational view thereof;

FIG. 6 is a bottom plan view thereof;

FIG. 7 is a front elevational view thereof;

FIG. 8 is a top left front perspective view of the subject invention, shown with the environmental unclaimed features removed. The front elevational and rear elevational views would be as depicted in FIGS. 2 and 7;

FIG. 9 is a top plan view of FIG. 8;

FIG. 10 is a left side elevational view of FIG. 8;

FIG. 11 is a right side elevational view of FIG. 8; and,

FIG. 12 is a bottom plan view of FIG. 8.

The broken lines are for illustrative purposes only and forms no part of the claimed design.

The vertical dashed lines in FIGS. 1, 3 and 5 and the ribbed lines disclosed in the outer circle by the handles in the FIG. 6 view, represents a surface pattern forming not part of the claimed design.

Non-Patent Citations
Reference
1Catalog page, Refuse containers; Tucker Housewares, 25 Tucker Drive, Leominster, Massachusetts 01453. Publication date 1992.
2Catalog page, Refuse containers; Zarn, Inc., Reidsville, North Carolina 27320. Published at least as early as May 13, 1993.
3P. 16, Refuse containers; Rubbermaid Commercial Products Inc., 3124 Valley Avenue, Winchester, Virginia 22601. Publication date 1992.
4Pp. 2, 3, and 4, Refuse containers; Continental Manufacturing Company, 123 Byassee Drive, Hazelwood, Missouri 63042. Published at least as early as Oct. 1994.
5Pp. 28 and 29, Refuse containers; Rubbermaid Incorporated, 1147 Akron Road, Wooster, Ohio 44691. Publication date 1990.
6Pp. 6, 7, 8 and 10, Refuse containers; Tucker Housewares, 25 Tucker Drive, Leominster, Massachusetts 01453. Published at least as early as May, 1994.
7Price List, Refuse containers; Contico Manufacturing Company, 1101 Warson Road, St. Louis, Missouri 63132. Publication date Aug. 1, 1986.
8Sell sheet, Refuse container; Bonar Plastics Ltd., address unknown. Published at least as early as 1993.
9Sell sheet, Refuse container; Handelsonderneming Kiggen B.V., Den Engelsman 1, Postbus 2624, 6026 ZG Maarheeze. Published at least as early as 1993.
10Sell sheet, Refuse container; Pawnee Products, 433 Industrial Road, Goddard, Kansas 67052. Published at least as early as 1993.
11Sell sheet, Refuse container; Sears, Roebuck and Co., Chicago, Illinois 60684. Published at least as early as 1993.
12Sell sheet, Refuse container; Sterilite Corporation, P. O. Box 524, Townsend, Massachusetts 01469. Publication date 1992.
13Sell sheet, Refuse container; Toter Incorporated, P. O. Box 5338, 841 Meacham Road, Statesville, North Carolina 28677, Publication date Apr. 1992.
14Sell sheet, Refuse containers; Reuter, Inc., 410 11th Avenue South, Hopkins, Minnesota 55343. Publication date 1989.
15Sell sheet, Refuse containers; Tucker Housewares, 25 Tucker Drive, Leominster, Massachusetts 01453. Publication date 1992.
16Sell sheet, Refuse containers; Zarn, Inc., Reidsville, North Carolina 27320. Published at least as early as Jun. 1992.
17Sell sheet; Refuse container; White, 10770 North 46th Street, Tampa, Florida 33617. Publication date Jun. 1, 1988.
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Classifications
U.S. ClassificationD34/1