The next time you go to a restaurant or fast food establishment you may want to order a bottle water instead of a fountain drink. Why? Beacuase of the bateria and germs that may be lingering in the plastic tubes or ice scoop of the of the ice maker and drink fountains. One of the major causes of the bacteria is the employees failure to properly wash their hands. Some of the bacteria coming out of the drink machines contained coliform bacteria which indicates possible fecal contamination. Can you say gross! Read the below articles for more details.