Where was the refrigerator invented?

Answer In 1873 Carl von Linde built the first practical and portable compressor refrigeration machine in Munich, Germany.

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Why was the refrigerator invented?

To keep things cold. Before they invented refrigerators, they used cellars to cool things. A cellar is underground and is made from rocks, so it was cooler. And so our food stays edible!

When was the first refrigerator invented?

it was invented so food could stay cold and would not spoil. It was also invented to prevent diseases like e-coli and salmonella.

When and who invented the refrigerator?

In 1748 William Cullen demostrated artificial refrigeration for the first time, at Glasgow university. This discovery was however not put to pratical use.In 1823, Michael Faraday learned how to cha... Read More »

Who invented the gas refrigerator?

Gas refrigerators use the evaporation of a compressed refrigerant to remove heat from surrounding air or liquid. Scottish scientist William Cullen (1710-1790) demonstrated the first artificial refr... Read More »