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Smog in China and India has given birth to a new industry: bottled air

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We are getting orders from all over the country, not just from the wealthier cities. When the air is bad, we see spikes in sales,” said a representative from one company, which sold 12,000 bottles of air to China in half a year. “The smog is definitely our best advertising,” he added.
6 months ago
Lucas Niewenhuis
By Lucas Niewenhuis
Lucas Niewenhuis is an associate editor at SupChina who helps curate daily news and produce the company's newsletter, app, and website content. Previously, Lucas researched China-Africa relations at the Social Science Research Council and interned at the Council on Foreign Relations in New York. He has studied Chinese language and culture in Shanghai and Beijing, and is a graduate of the University of Michigan.
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