Thrissur: With the air pollution escalating in the country, fresh air from foreign countries has started being available in the market. The pure air collected from the mountain ranges in Canada is packaged in aluminium bottles and sold for Rs 1750 per 10 litre ($25).
Vitality Air Company based in Canada has introduced the fresh air in market. The company claims that the air in the aluminium bottle contains 95 percent oxygen. Fresh air can be ordered online. It is available for sale through e-commerce websites in India.
Due to high demand, leading e-commerce websites has limited the sale of fresh air. One customer can purchase only three bottles at a time. The company also claims that 10 litres of pure air can be breathed 200 times. In this way, one time breathing costs Rs 8.75.
The air collected from the mountain range is purified and compressed before filling into aluminium bottles. Fresh air bottle of 10 litre weighs 140 grams. Also a mask like equipment is provided with the bottle to spray and breathe the air.