Dubai hauls glaciers from Greenland for exotic ice and water drinks

Dubai hauls glaciers from Greenland for exotic ice and water drinks

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Greenland glacier cut up for ice in Dubai

Greenland glacier reduce up for ice in Dubai. Green-icing at its finest.

We may balk in regards to the worth of crazy cat poop Kopi Luwak coffee, or individuals who pay hundreds to eat a pea at a Michelin star restaurant, or those that pay to sit in an ice lounge. But “sustainable” artisanal ice from historical glaciers in Greenland is now being bought in Dubai takes the cake. Are you listening Greta Thunberg?

An area entrepreneur from Dubai purchased 22 tonnes of a Greenland glacier and hauled it 15,000 miles to Dubai over 9 weeks the place he’s intent on promoting artisanal ice. With virtually zero dissolved solids this historical ice often is the purest on earth, however even in extreme Dubai which constructed the world’s tallest skyscraper Burj and which is now constructing a 400 gate airport, to be the the largest in the world, this ice is greater than extreme. And displays on the ecological chapter of the Middle East.

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Like the indoor ski slope in Dubai, which is house to a colony of penguins, promoting glacier ice includes an exorbitant vitality expenditure.

“It’s the purest water on earth,” Samir Ben Tabib, chairman of worldwide relations for Arctic Ice talking with Esquire Middle East. The ice, he says, shall be bought to bars and eating places in Dubai in addition to magnificence salons who deal with the pores and skin with ice cubes.

Tabib intends to deal solely with venues whose profile matches the exclusivity of the ice. F&B managers at Atlantis The Royal and Burj Al Arab ought to in all probability anticipate a cellphone name, he notes.

Consider that “formally” Muslims do not drink alcohol (read here why) so who shall be shopping for costly ice for his or her cocktails? Maybe mocktails?

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On a social media post Arctic Ice claims it is going to be bringing enterprise alternatives to Greenland.The firm writes: “We imagine on this challenge, in its potential to shift the currents in Greenland. We imagine in a sustainable future for our nation and in an abundance of premium merchandise for the world to expertise. This is the mindset with which we work day and night time to get our individuals on the map and our ice in your glass 🧊🇬🇱❤️”

A reader Aleksandra Yermak writes: “Seriously : “new methods of utilizing pure sources” ?! Because there’s not sufficient of it worldwide ? Guys. This is nuts. I’m conscious of the financial scenario in Groenland, however nonetheless… I don’t get it ! The planet is freaking burning.”

The United Arab Emirates is without doubt one of the world’s largest oil producers and residential to seven so-called “carbon bombs,” the world’s largest fossil gasoline manufacturing initiatives. Air air pollution and local weather change are instantly linked, because the burning of fossil fuels contributes to air air pollution and drives local weather change. We are hoping for higher concepts from the UAE’s fossil gasoline wealth.

For the love of falcons, to step as much as the plate Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan.

::Arctic Ice 

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