US 11,053,070 B2
Waste receptacle with inner bag
Pamela A. Butler, Hollywood, FL (US); and Michael W. Carter, Hollywood, FL (US)
Filed by Pamela A. Butler, Hollywood, FL (US); and Michael W. Carter, Hollywood, FL (US)
Filed on Apr. 27, 2015, as Appl. No. 14/697,130.
Claims priority of provisional application 62/041,434, filed on Aug. 25, 2014.
Prior Publication US 2016/0052710 A1, Feb. 25, 2016
This patent is subject to a terminal disclaimer.
Int. Cl. B65F 1/06 (2006.01); B65F 1/14 (2006.01); B65F 1/16 (2006.01); B65F 1/00 (2006.01); B63B 17/00 (2006.01)
CPC B65F 1/06 (2013.01) [B65F 1/141 (2013.01); B65F 1/1415 (2013.01); B65F 1/1607 (2013.01); B65F 1/1615 (2013.01); B63B 17/00 (2013.01); B65F 1/002 (2013.01); B65F 1/0013 (2013.01); B65F 1/1468 (2013.01); B65F 2220/112 (2013.01); B65F 2250/00 (2013.09)] 18 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. A receptacle comprising:
an outer bag having a flexible construction forming an opening at a top side and at least a pair of upper straps capable of attaching the receptacle to a rail;
a lid attached at a top of the outer bag to close the opening via a zipper extending around the top of the outer bag, the outer bag having a front side having a semi-circular shape and an opposite back side having a flat surface;
an inner bag having a backbone circumferentially disposed around the inner bag to help maintain the inner bag in a generally cylindrical shape and having a generally cylindrically shaped base, the inner bag insertable through the opening of the outer bag to mount the inner bag within the outer bag so that the base is adjacent a bottom of the outer bag having a bottom,
a pull string disposed at a top of the inner bag being capable to cinch the top of the inner bag closed; and
a buoyant float member disposed in the outer bag, the float member disposed in a compartment located between the bottom and the base of the inner bag, a strap to maintain the float member at the bottom.