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Publication numberUSD438964 S1
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 29/104,267
Publication dateMar 13, 2001
Filing dateApr 30, 1999
Priority dateNov 7, 1997
Publication number104267, 29104267, US D438964 S1, US D438964S1, US-S1-D438964, USD438964 S1, USD438964S1
InventorsRodolfo Gaba, Michael Griffin, Ignaty Gusakov, Ruane S. Jeter, Gordon H. Marsh
Original AssigneeGraphic Controls Corporation
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Cabinet and container for housing medical waste
US D438964 S1
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Claims(1)
  1. The ornamental design for a cabinet and container for housing medical waste, as shown and described.
Description

FIG. 1 is a perspective view of a cabinet and container for housing medical waste showing our new design;

FIG. 2 is a front view of a cabinet and container for housing medical waste showing our new design;

FIG. 3 is a left side view of the cabinet and container for housing medical waste;

FIG. 4 is a right side view of the cabinet and container for housing medical waste;

FIG. 5 is a rear view of the cabinet and container for housing medical waste;

FIG. 6 is a top view of the cabinet and container for housing medical waste;

FIG. 7 is a bottom view of the cabinet and container for housing medical waste;

FIG. 8 is a perspective view, from the left side, of the cabinet and container for housing medical waste with the cabinet door open, showing the container inside the cabinet;

FIG. 9 is a perspective view, from the right side, of the cabinet and container for housing medical waste with the cabinet door open, showing the container inside the cabinet;

FIG. 10 is a front view of the cabinet and container for housing medical waste with the cabinet door open, showing the container inside the cabinet; and,

FIG. 11 is a top view of the cabinet and container for housing medical waste with the cabinet door open, showing the container inside the cabinet.

Non-Patent Citations
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Classifications
U.S. ClassificationD24/131