What Happens if I Don’t Clean my Ice Machine on a Regular Basis?

Reading Time: 2 minutes Food/Ice Safety, Ice Machines 101

  Commercial ice machines need to be thoroughly cleaned on a regular basis.  If they’re not, slime, bacteria and mold will accumulate, making the ice unsafe for consumption.  In between deep cleanings, ice machines must be regularly wiped down and sanitized. People with decreased immunity, the elderly and children are especially susceptible to food (or ice) bourn illnesses.  If you … Read More