logo
logo

China’s e-commerce revolution: bottled “fresh air” to save you from smog

avatar
Frank Wilkerson
img

So how about a wake-up bottle of fresh air?The idea of selling air is not new.

Yet recently, Chinese e-commerce platforms have been offering bottled air at a range of prices.

Chinese authorities maybe should consider if they need to categorize the items so that air could become a legally recognised product .Fresh air made in ChinaAmong the various available choices, there is the homemade fresh air from Weihai, Shandong province priced at RMB 5 USD 0.73 .

In the column of product introduction , it reads: Abundant in negative oxygen ions.

Those in cities with heavy smog can buy one and get one free.

Chinese media Ynet.com interviewed the store owner, who, upon knowing that the journalist is from Beijing, said, I ll send you four bottles for RMB 5!

collect
0
avatar
Frank Wilkerson
guide
Zupyak is a free content platform for publishing and discovering stories, software and startups.