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Nicolas Appert (1749 - 1841)

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Nicolas Appert
Born in Châlons-sur-Marne, Francemap
Son of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
[spouse(s) unknown]
[children unknown]
Died in Massy, Francemap
Profile last modified | Created 5 Jan 2019
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Nicolas Appert was the French inventor of airtight food preservation. Appert, known as the "father of canning", was a confectioner.[1] Appert described his invention as a way "of conserving all kinds of food substances in containers".[2]


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