Bottle Fed Mineral Water Fountains

Nov 18, 2017  

During 1906, Halsey Willard Taylor and Luther Haws created the first public water dispenser, with the principal objective being to provide safer drinking water and also eliminate the possibility of typhoid fever as a result of polluted water. Luther's father had died from of typhoid fever precipitated by infected water.

Very early drinking fountains offered ambient temperature water for drinking, but demand resulted in the production of fountains which could provide colder drinking water, thereby destroying the bacteria responsible for pollution and illness. But initial drinking fountains.... Read more