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Bottled Water Dispensers

Around 1906, Luther Haws and Halsey Willard Taylor created the very first drinking water fountain, with the fundamental motivation being to supply much safer fresh water and also eliminate the threat of typhoid fever as a result of contaminated water. Luther's father had passed away as a result of of typhoid fever brought on by polluted h2o.

Early drinking fountains offered room temperature water for drinking, but popular demand led to the development of fountains which could easily deliver cooler H2O, thereby destroying the germs which caused contamination and illness. But early water... Read more

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