06607762 is referenced by 192 patents.

A beverage filter cartridge comprises an outer container with an access opening. A filter element is received in and configured and arranged to subdivide the interior of the container into first and second chambers. A beverage medium is stored in the first chamber. A lid closes the access opening. The lid has a first section overlying the first chamber and a second section overlying the second chamber. The first section of the lid is yieldably piercable to accommodate an inflow of liquid into the first chamber for infusion with the beverage medium to produce a beverage. The filter element is permeable to accommodate a flow of the beverage from the first chamber into the second chamber, and the second section of the lid is yieldably piercable to accommodate an outflow of the beverage from the second chamber to the exterior of the cartridge.

Title
Disposable single serve beverage filter cartridge
Application Number
9/782665
Publication Number
6607762 (B2)
Application Date
February 13, 2001
Publication Date
August 19, 2003
Inventor
Roderick H Beaulieu
Cumberland
RI, US
Nicholas G Lazaris
Newton
MA, US
Agent
Samuels Gauthier & Stevens
US
Assignee
Keurig Incorporated
MA, US
IPC
B65B 29/02
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