Created 07/12/2012 - 14:46
Patent Application No. 20120173014 has been filed by a pair of New Jersey inventors — Daniel Chung and Kazuo Morishita. The application describes a reverse-vending machine which scans, compacts and sorts deposited beverage containers.
Belgian firm Galactic S.A. has filed Patent Application No. 20120165554 for a method of recycling a PLA polymer mixture.
For more information on these or any patents, please consult the U.S. Patent Office database online .
Copies of patents can be ordered by number for $3 each from the Commissioner of Patents and Trademarks, P.O. Box 1450, Alexandria, VA, 22313-1450.
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