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Chemical mechanical polishing method and apparatus
Methods for polishing a semiconductor wafer using a pad resurfacing arm and an apparatus therefor are disclosed. Embodiments may include providing a...
System and method for improving hand hygiene
A hand hygiene module and method of instructing and monitoring compliance of a hand hygiene event include a sanitizer dispensing device and the steps of...
Medication dispensing apparatus for preventing medication dispensing error
A medication dispensing apparatus for preventing a medication dispensing error is provided. The medication dispensing apparatus includes: a communication unit...
Pre-measured dispensing lid
The present technology allows for substances contained within containers to be transferred to a measuring cup so as to allow for a clean, efficient, and...
Modular bucket and door architecture to deliver three ice functions
An appliance including a module-receiving cavity disposed in the appliance. Also included is a removable module disposed in the module-receiving cavity, and at...
Refrigerator and dispenser of refrigerator
Provided is a refrigerator including a cabinet, a door, a dispenser, a water supply pipe, and a nozzle. The cabinet defines a storage space. The door opens and...
Thermoelectric heat pump apparatus
A drinking dispenser has a warm water container; a hot water container coupled to the warm water container; a water supplying apparatus separately coupled to...
Multi-purpose bag rack
The disclosed invention relates to a bag rack for the multi-purpose of holding and dispensing disposable plastic bags as well as holding open reusable bags in a...
System and method for position control of a mechanical piston in a pump
Embodiments of the systems and methods disclosed herein utilize a brushless DC motor (BLDCM) to drive a single-stage or a multi-stage pump in a pumping system...
Retrofit cavity wall barrier and methods therefor
A fitting for a cavity wall within a building includes an elongate member adapted to be supported within the cavity wall. The fitting has two adjacent limbs...
Method and apparatus for surface treatment of materials utilizing multiple
combined energy sources
Material treatment is effected in a treatment region by at least two energy sources, such as (i) an atmospheric pressure plasma and (ii) an ultraviolet laser...
Laundry handling apparatus with a cuff and a filling support
The invention relates to a laundry treatment device, which in particular serves as a washing machine or washer drier, having a housing and a container suspended...
Apparatus and method for controlling or adding material to one or more
Material delivery systems and methods are disclosed. Material delivery system includes delivery vessel, metering device, dispense mechanism, and mixer. The...
Water vending apparatus
A water vending apparatus is disclosed. The water vending system includes a water vapor distillation apparatus and a dispensing device. The dispensing device is...
Water dispenser system
An apparatus is disclosed for dispensing water including: a main inlet configured to receive water from a source; a chilled water line, including: an in-line...
Wine storage and dispensing device with air removal system
In an example, a wine storage and dispensing device is provided. The wine storage and dispensing device may include a wine storage reservoir having a first...
Automated case order sequencing method and system
A system and method for automatically preparing client orders in a distribution facility, where the inputs to the system are complete pallets of cases of...
Liquid dispensing syringe and method for reducing piston bounce
A liquid dispensing syringe and method for reducing piston bounce includes a barrel and a piston. The barrel defines an interior reservoir having an inner...
A carton for multiple containers having a height HC in which the carton has a bottom panel, a top panel opposite the bottom panel, a front panel, a back panel,...
Dispenser and closure with hinge attached tamper band
A closure for a container includes a tamper band that remains attached to the closure after the container is opened and the closure is removed. The tamper band...
Process and apparatus for packaging potato crisps, as well as the package
A process for packing potato crisps (5) into a box (12) with a base and side-walls, with the steps of dispensing potato crisps into the box; shaking the box...
Adapter of a tire cement dispenser
An adapter of a tire cement dispenser has an adapting seat, an air valve mounted in the adapting seat, a flow direction switching device mounted in the adapting...
Refillable reservoir and fountain pen comprising such reservoir
The invention is a reservoir having a piston assembly for filing and/or dispensing fluids contained in the reservoir. The refillable reservoir includes a...
Nanocomposite inkjet printer with integrated nanocomposite-ink factory
An apparatus for depositing nanocomposite material comprising a nanocomposite-ink factory and inkjet printer. The nanocomposite-ink factory producing...
The object of the present invention is to improve a pump-dispensing container structured to prevent leakage of liquid caused by slight vertical movements of the...
Attachment to improve transfer efficiency for a spraying device
An attachment to be employed with any spray device is disclosed. The attachment includes four vanes which are radially attached to an air hub with a central...
Refill diverter for electronic cigarette
A refillable atomizing assembly with a liquid reservoir for an electronic cigarette. The assembly includes a housing and a mouthpiece that is removably engaged...
Methods, devices, and kits for microjet drug delivery
Described here are methods, devices, and kits for microjet drug delivery. The devices described here may be modular or non-modular. The modular devices...
Portable medicine injection device and analyte metering system
Methods, systems, and devices are described for setting a dose of medicine and injecting the medicine. In one aspect, a method to dispense a medicine includes...
Wearable insulin dispensing device, and a combination of such a device and
a programming controller
A disposable, wearable, self-contained insulin dispensing device includes a housing and an insulin source in the housing that is connected to a catheter for...
Fragrancing system for a motor vehicle
A fragrancing system for a motor vehicle, having a housing, in which a replaceable fragrance storage container is inserted, which has an opening for dispensing...
Nesting medication container with fixed cap
Referring to the invention, there is shown an assembled container for use in dispensing medicine, pharmaceutics, or similar-sized items. The multi-faceted...
Systems and methods for increased operating room efficiency
Systems, devices and methods to improve safety and efficiency in an operating room comprise providing a suture package that holds new suture needles and needle...
Method for focusing miniature ultrasound transducers
The present disclosure provides methods and apparatus of fabricating a transducer for use in ultrasound imaging. A substrate is provided. The substrate may be a...
Surface treating implement having locking means and brush elements
A surface treating implement, comprises a body including:-- a container receiver; a nozzle assembly comprising a fluid conduit fluidly connected to the...
Concealable toilet paper spindle and method of use
A concealable waste paper holder for dispensing waste paper from a waste paper roll includes a frame mountable to a wall; a door rotatably mounted to the frame...
Horizontal pumps, refill units and foam dispensers
Disposable refill units, and pumps for disposable refill units for foam dispensers are disclosed herein. Exemplary embodiments include a container for holding a...
Machine for the preparation of beverages, in particular coffee
The machine (1) comprises a support structure (3), in which the following are provided: a refillable water reservoir (4); a boiler (6) provided with an...
Fluid dispensing valve
A fluid dispenser and dispensing valve are described, and wherein the dispensing valve includes a valve housing having a wall which defines an internal cavity,...
Drinking water formulation and method and article relating to same
Homeopathic water compositions are described, as well as beverage articles for making drinking water formulations with such compositions. One such beverage...
Systems and methods of desensitizing an animal to anxiety-inducing events
Systems and methods of desensitizing an animal to an anxiety inducing event, including an output unit to communicate with a media player to output a...
Drywall mud dispenser closure
End piece for roll dispenser
Droplet dispensing device and light source comprising such a droplet
A droplet dispensing device includes a reservoir for receiving a liquid material, an outlet nozzle in fluid communication with the reservoir and a piezoelectric...
Apparatus for the movement of wire dispensing members used for winding
coils of core components of...
An apparatus for moving wire dispensing members used to wind dynamo electric machine coils comprising a frame; a first tubular member having a longitudinal axis...
System and method for black silicon etching utilizing thin fluid layers
Systems and methods for etching the surface of a substrate may utilize a thin layer of fluid to etch a substrate for improved anti-reflective properties. The...
Devices and stacked microelectronic packages with package surface
conductors and adjacent trenches and methods...
Embodiments of methods for forming microelectronic device packages include forming a trench on a surface of a package body in an area adjacent to where first...
Semiconductor device and method of forming RDL using UV-cured conductive
ink over wafer level package
A semiconductor device has a semiconductor die and first insulating layer formed over the semiconductor die. A patterned trench is formed in the first...
Method and apparatus for liquid treatment of wafer-shaped articles
An apparatus for treating a wafer-shaped article, comprises a spin chuck for holding a wafer-shaped article in a predetermined orientation, a liquid dispenser...