1897 – 1989
Who was Carl Munters?
Carl Georg Munters was a Swedish inventor, most known for inventing together with Baltzar von Platen the gas absorption refrigerator now sold by Electrolux. He also invented and patented a method of making foamed plastic, which was later rediscovered by Dow Chemical Company and used to make styrofoam.
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- Mar 22, 1897
- Royal Institute of Technology
on July 23, 2013
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