Melitta Bentz

Melitta Bentz

to have no coffee grounds on the bottom, Melitta Bentz made holes in the bottom of a brass cup and put in a sheet of bloating paper.
About Melitta. Company Information · Vision · Our Passion through the Years Melitta Bentz invents the coffee filter Melitta ® becomes red-green.
Born: 1873 | Died: 1950 Melitta Bentz was born on January 31, 1873 in Dresden. In 1908 she invented the drip brew coffee filter, which was granted a patent.
Soon, a company was born. This marked the first time in history humans had to ignore their. Not that she mind the work but there were other things to be done as. She also invented the paper coffee filter holder, by perforating a brass pot and lining it with blotting paper. As with most so-simple-it's-brilliant innovations, Bentz's Melitta Bentz was born out of irritation and annoyance.