What are the risks involved with a dirty ice maker?
Dirty ice can affect up to thousands of people and be dangerous to a person’s health. People assume that ice, since it is frozen, is not contaminated. E. Coli, and the norovirus are just a few of the illnesses people can become ill with. Plastic tubing in an ice maker can clog with a build up making it easier for pathogen’s to live, thus ingested by a person. It is important as a business owner to have your ice machine cleaned regularly.