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  • "The company says the flow services a dipper well, used for keeping utensils clean, and that the taps run at very low pressure.

    'Dipper wells use a stream of continuous cold fresh-running water to rinse away food residue, help keep utensils clean and prevent bacterial growth,' the Press Association news agency quoted the spokeswoman as saying."

    - 'Starbucks denies it wastes water', BBC website, 6 Oct 2008.

    October 7, 2008