Patent Number: 6,253,949

Title: Bottomless trash can system

Abstract: A bottomless trash can system comprising a trash has a tapering sidewall with a horizontal open top in a closed configuration with a first circumference and with a horizontal open bottom in a closed configuration with a second circumference greater that the first circumference. The system further includes a liner in the form of a plastic bag with a closed lower end positioned within the trash can adjacent to the bottom and an open upper end positioned over the top of the trash can and extending downwardly to a location beneath the open top. The system also includes an elastic band positioned over the liner and side wall adjacent to the upper end to hold the inner in proper orientation with respect to the trash during operation and use.

Inventors: Dickson; Robert (Tampa, FL)


International Classification: B65F 1/04 (20060101); B65F 1/06 (20060101); B65D 025/14 ()

Expiration Date: 07/03/2018