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Publication numberUSD478664 S1
Publication typeGrant
Application numberUS 29/161,005
Publication dateAug 19, 2003
Filing dateMay 17, 2002
Priority dateMay 17, 2002
Also published asCA101259S
Publication number161005, 29161005, US D478664 S1, US D478664S1, US-S1-D478664, USD478664 S1, USD478664S1
InventorsDonna L. Moats, John C. Japuntich, Robert J. Panek, Jr., Kenneth F. Gabrys, James A. Arendt, Ronald T. Klein, Jack Salzman
Original AssigneeSherwood Services Ag
Export CitationBiBTeX, EndNote, RefMan
External Links: USPTO, USPTO Assignment, Espacenet
Sharps container
US D478664 S1
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  1. The ornamental design for a sharps container, as shown and described.

FIG. 1 is front view of a sharps container.

FIG. 2 is a right side view of the sharps container illustrated in FIG. 1.

FIG. 3 is a rear view of the sharps container illustrated in FIG. 1.

FIG. 4 is a top view of the sharps container illustrated in FIG. 1; and,

FIG. 5 is a bottom view of the sharps container illustrated in FIG. 1.

The features indicated in the figures in broken lines form no part of the claimed design. The left side view of the sharps container (not shown) is a mirror image of the right side view illustrated in FIG. 2.

Non-Patent Citations
1SharpSafety™ Brochure of Tyco Healthcare, Kendall, H-5128 Dec. 2000.
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U.S. ClassificationD24/131