Fecal bacteria found in UK in ice at Starbucks, Costa Coffee, Caffe NeroStaff Writer | June 28, 2017
The BBC's consumer-affairs Watchdog program found that ice from three of the U.K.'s biggest coffee chains — Starbucks, Costa Coffee and Caffe Nero — had been contaminated with bacteria found in feces.
Not good The Watchdog program found:
"These should not be present at any level — never mind the significant numbers found," he said.
At Starbucks and Caffe Nero, three out of the 10 samples of ice collected were found to contain the fecal bacteria. However, at Costa seven out of the 10 samples tested positive.
The BBC reported that both Caffe Nero and Starbucks will be conducting investigations. ■