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Publication numberUSD401028 S
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 29/080,735
Publication dateNov 10, 1998
Filing dateDec 15, 1997
Publication number080735, 29080735, US D401028 S, US D401028S, US-S-D401028, USD401028 S, USD401028S
InventorsRichard B. Ahern, Jr., Nicole France
Original AssigneeRubbermaid Incorporated
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Step-on wastebasket
US D401028 S
Abstract  available in
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  1. The ornamental design for a step-on wastebasket, as shown and described.

FIG. 1 is a top left front perspective view of a step-on wastebasket showing our new design;

FIG. 2 is a front elevational view thereof;

FIG. 3 is a left side elevational view thereof; the right side elevational view being a mirror image;

FIG. 4 is a rear elevational view thereof;

FIG. 5 is a top plan view thereof; and,

FIG. 6 is a bottom plan view thereof.

Non-Patent Citations
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2P. 10, Step-on wastebaskets; Rubbermaid Commercial Products Inc., 3124 Valley Avenue, Winchester, Virginia 22601. Publication date 1992.
3P. 22, Step-on wastebasket; Rubbermaid Incorporated, 1147 Akron Road, Wooster, Ohio 44691. Publication date 1980.
4P. 6, Step-on wastebasket; Curver, Takkebijsters 75, Postbus 6810, 4802 HV Breda, The Netherlands. Publication date 1991.
5P. 6, Step-on wastebasket; Tucker Housewares, 25 Tucker Drive, Leominster, Massachusetts 01453. Published at least as early as Aug., 1994.
6Sterlite Corporation catalog; Touch top wastebaskets, Feb. 1994.
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U.S. ClassificationD34/9