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Chernobyl vodka: First consumer product made in exclusion zone

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A radioactive-free vodka produced from crops in Chernobyl’s abandoned zone has been brewed by a team of scientists, Jim Smith, one of the scientists behind the spirit, described the artisan vodka, branded ATOMIK, as possibly the most important bottle of spirits in the world

Period13 Aug 2001 → 15 Aug 2019

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TitleAtomik is vodka brewed from grain grown in the Chernobyl exclusion zone
Media name/outletdezeen
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date15/08/19
DescriptionScientists, including Jim Smith of the University of Portsmouth, have created Atomik, a brand of artisan vodka made from rye grown on land in Ukraine abandoned since the Chernobyl nuclear disaster, to help the people living there
Producer/AuthorIndia Block
URLhttps://www.dezeen.com/2019/08/14/atomik-artisan-vodka-brewed-wheat-grown-chernobyls-exclusion-zone/
PersonsJim Smith
TitleWould You Drink the First (New) Chernobyl Vodka?
Media name/outletWine Spectator Online
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited States
Date15/08/19
Descriptioncoverage of Jim Smith’s work, with others, in creating Atomik vodka from crops grown in Chernobyl’s contaminated zone
URLhttps://www.winespectator.com/articles/would-you-drink-the-first-new-chernobyl-vodka-atomik-unfiltered
PersonsJim Smith
TitleScientist Created Vodka Made From Chernobyl's Radioactive Water
Degree of recognitionNational
Media name/outletMerry Jane
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited States
Date15/08/19
DescriptionCoverage of Jim Smith’s work, with others, in creating Atomik vodka from crops grown in Chernobyl’s contaminated zone
Producer/AuthorRandy Robinson
URLhttps://merryjane.com/news/some-mad-scientist-created-vodka-made-from-chernobyls-radioactive-water
PersonsJim Smith
TitleRadioactive vodka from cultures in Chernobyl
Media name/outletYumda
Media typeWeb
CountryGermany
Date15/08/19
DescriptionCoverage of Jim Smith’s work, with others, in creating Atomik vodka from crops grown in Chernobyl’s contaminated zone
URLhttps://www.yumda.de/news/1162367/radioaktiver-wodka-aus-kulturen-in-tschernobyl.html?pk_campaign=yd0001&WT.mc_id=yd0001
PersonsJim Smith
TitleRadioactive-free Vodka Has Been Produced From Crops In Chernobyl
Degree of recognitionNational
Media name/outletMy Green Pod
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date14/08/19
DescriptionA radioactive-free vodka produced from crops in Chernobyl’s abandoned zone has been brewed by a team of scientists from the University of Portsmouth
URLhttps://www.mygreenpod.com/articles/atomik-vodka/
PersonsJim Smith
TitleAtomik Is A Radioactive-Free Vodka Straight Out Of Chernobyl
Degree of recognitionNational
Media name/outletWonderful Engineering
Media typeWeb
CountryPakistan
Date14/08/19
DescriptionA team of scientists from Ukraine and the University of Portsmouth that is being led by Jim Smith has managed to distill an artisan ‘radioactive-free’ vodka from ingredients found in Chernobyl
URLhttps://wonderfulengineering.com/atomik-is-a-radioactive-free-vodka-straight-out-of-chernobyl/
PersonsJim Smith
TitleAtomik Vodka from Chernobyl is not radioactive
Degree of recognitionNational
Media name/outletJFK Magazine
Media typeWeb
CountryNetherlands
Date14/08/19
DescriptionResearchers, including Jim Smith from the University of Portsmouth used slightly contaminated rye and water from the Chernobyl soil to produce 'Atomik' vodka
Producer/AuthorJeroen Jansen
URLhttps://jfk.men/news/atomik-vodka-uit-tsjernobyl-is-niet-radioactief/
PersonsJim Smith
TitleScientists made vodka from grains frown in the Chernobyl exclusion zone
Media name/outletAskMen
Media typeWeb
CountryCanada
Date13/08/19
DescriptionA radioactive-free vodka produced from crops in Chernobyl’s abandoned zone has been brewed by a team of scientists, Jim Smith, one of the scientists behind the spirit, described the artisan vodka – branded ATOMIK – as possibly the most important bottle of spirits in the world
Producer/AuthorMatt Shea
URLhttps://uk.askmen.com/news/food_booze/scientists-made-vodka-from-grains-grown-in-the-chernobyl-exclusion-zone.html
PersonsJim Smith
TitleThe unique vodka is made from raw materials from the Chernobyl exclusion zone
Degree of recognitionNational
Media name/outletŽivě.cz
Media typeWeb
CountryCzech Republic
Date13/08/19
DescriptionScientists led by Jim Smith of the University of Portsmouth introduced a vodka called ATOMIK, which contains mineral water and cereals from the Chernobyl exclusion zone
Producer/AuthorJiří Černý
URLhttps://vtm.zive.cz/clanky/unikatni-vodka-je-vyrobena-ze-surovin-pochazejicich-z-cernobylske-vyloucene-zony/sc-870-a-199782/default.aspx
PersonsJim Smith
TitleScientists Say They’ve Made A Vodka From Chernobyl's Exclusion Zone
Degree of recognitionNational
Media name/outletTRH-AM Online
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited States
Date13/08/19
DescriptionScientists from the University of Portsmouth created "Atomik" vodka, a spirit made with exclusion zone grain and water, making it the first consumer product to come from the area around the abandoned nuclear power plant
URLhttps://ktrh.iheart.com/featured/michael-berry/content/2019-08-13-scientists-say-theyve-made-a-vodka-from-chernobyls-exclusion-zone/
PersonsJim Smith
TitleVodka for your post-apocalypse wingding
Media name/outletBig Think
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited States
Date13/08/19
DescriptionArticle about scientists from the University of Portsmouth who have produced vodka made from water and rye from the Chernobyl exclusion zone in the Ukraine
Producer/AuthorRobby Berman
URLhttps://bigthink.com/surprising-science/chernobyl-vodka
PersonsJim Smith
TitleTalk about firewater
Media name/outletImperial Valley News
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited States
Date13/08/19
DescriptionScientists at the University of Portsmouth have used water and grain in the Chernobyl exclusion zone to make a powerful new Vodka, aptly labeled 'Atomik Vodka'
Producer/AuthorJohn Grimaldi
URLhttps://www.imperialvalleynews.com/index.php/news/latest-news/19290-talk-about-firewater.html
PersonsJim Smith
TitleAtomik - “Chernobyl vodka” created by British and Ukrainian scientists
Degree of recognitionNational
Media name/outletVesti.ru
Media typeWeb
CountryRussian Federation
Date13/08/19
DescriptionStudies conducted by scientists from the University of Portsmouth, together with Ukrainian colleagues, led to the emergence of 'Atomik' vodka, a drink produced using ingredients sourced from the Chernobyl exclusion zone
Producer/AuthorMarina Levicheva
URLhttps://med.vesti.ru/articles/pitanie-i-zozh/atomik-vodka-iz-chernobylya-kotoruyu-sozdali-britanskie-i-ukrainskie-uchenye/
PersonsJim Smith
TitleVodka "Atomik" using 100% of grain and water in the restricted area due to the Chernobyl nuclear accident has appeared, and general sales are also scheduled
Degree of recognitionNational
Media name/outletGigazine
Media typeWeb
CountryJapan
Date13/08/19
DescriptionThe vodka “Atomik” was made using 100% of grain and water cultivated in the restricted Chernobyl nuclear power plant area
URLhttps://gigazine.net/news/20190813-chernobyl-radioactive-grain-vodka/
PersonsJim Smith
TitleAtomik Vodka: distilled from grains grown in the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone
Media name/outletBoing Boing
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited States
Date12/08/19
DescriptionAtomik Grain Spirit is a moonshine vodka distilled from grains grown in the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone as part of an experiment to determine the transfer of radiation from soil to crops; so far, the University of Portsmouth researchers behind the project have only made one bottle, but they hope to go into production and remit 75% of the proceeds to charities in the Exclusion Zone
URLhttps://boingboing.net/2019/08/12/20bq-per-kg-strontium-90.html
PersonsJim Smith
TitleAtomik: Would You Drink Vodka Straight From Chernobyl?
Degree of recognitionNational
Media name/outletInteria.pl
Media typeWeb
CountryPoland
Date12/08/19
DescriptionArticle covering the vodka produced using ingredients from the Chernobyl exclusion zone, as part of the work by Jim Smith at the University of Portsmouth
URLhttps://menway.interia.pl/styl-zycia/ciekawostki/news-atomik-napilbys-sie-wodki-prosto-z-czarnobyla,nId,3145392
PersonsJim Smith
TitleAda Vodka dari Gandum yang Tumbuh di Situs Bencana Nuklir Chernobyl, Berani Coba?
Degree of recognitionNational
Media name/outletLiputan6
Media typeWeb
CountryIndonesia
Date12/08/19
DescriptionA radioactive-free vodka produced from crops in Chernobyl’s abandoned zone has been brewed by a team of scientists, Jim Smith, one of the scientists behind the spirit, described the artisan vodka – branded ATOMIK – as possibly the most important bottle of spirits in the world
Producer/AuthorRizki Akbar Hasan
URLhttps://www.liputan6.com/global/read/4035856/ada-vodka-dari-gandum-yang-tumbuh-di-situs-bencana-nuklir-chernobyl-berani-coba?utm_expid=.9Z4i5ypGQeGiS7w9arwTvQ.0&utm_referrer=
PersonsJim Smith
TitleWould you drink vodka made from grain grown in Chernobyl?
Degree of recognitionNational
Media name/outletLonely Planet
Media typeWeb
CountryAustralia
Date12/08/19
DescriptionA vodka produced from crops in Chernobyl’s abandoned zone has been brewed by a team of scientists from the University of Portsmouth, and there are hopes it can be manufactured for sale and that profits will be used to support the local community’s economic and social development
Producer/AuthorAndrea Smith
URLhttps://www.lonelyplanet.com/news/2019/08/12/vodka-from-chernobyl/
PersonsJim Smith
TitleBritish Researchers Create Atomic Vodka on Chernobyl's Ex-Nuclear Disaster Field
Degree of recognitionNational
Media name/outletSurara.com
Media typeWeb
CountryIndonesia
Date10/08/19
DescriptionAn international team of scientists, including Jim Smith from the University of Portsmouth, recently launched a bottle of vodka made with water and cereal grown in the area around the dangerous nuclear power plant, Chernobyl
Producer/AuthorAde Indra Kusuma
URLhttps://www.suara.com/lifestyle/2019/08/10/040500/peneliti-inggris-buat-vodka-atomik-di-lahan-eks-bencana-nuklir-chernobyl
PersonsJim Smith
TitleScientists distill vodka from Chernobyl's radioactive exclusion zone and say it seems safe to drink
Degree of recognitionNational
Media name/outletCBS News
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited States
Date9/08/19
DescriptionScientists, including Jim Smith of the University of Portsmouth, have distilled vodka from ingredients found in the Chernobyl exclusion zone, creating the first consumer product out of the area since the nuclear disaster over 30 years ago
Producer/AuthorChristopher Brito
URLhttps://www.cbsnews.com/news/atomik-vodka-chernobyl-disaster-liquor-company-radiation/
PersonsJim Smith
TitleScientists produce vodka from crops growing near Chernobyl nuclear disaster site
Media name/outletFirst Post
Media typeWeb
CountryIndia
Date9/08/19
DescriptionA team of British scientists, including Jim Smith from the University of Portsmouth, has helped produce a radioactivity-free vodka called "ATOMIK" from crops near the site of the 1986 Chernobyl nuclear disaster
URLhttps://www.firstpost.com/tech/science/scientists-produce-vodka-from-crops-growing-near-chernobyl-nuclear-disaster-site-7135151.html
PersonsJim Smith
TitleChernobyl Artisan Vodka Produced With Radioactive-Free Grain Could Hit Shelves Soon
Degree of recognitionNational
Media name/outletInquisitr
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited States
Date9/08/19
DescriptionScientists including Jim Smith from the University of Portsmouth have produced a bottle of vodka distilled from grain grown in the region around Chernobyl
Producer/AuthorAaron Homer
URLhttps://www.inquisitr.com/5572159/chernobyl-atomik-vodka/
PersonsJim Smith
TitleAtomik Vodka: Made From Chernobyl Nuclear Reactor's Forbidden Zone
Degree of recognitionInternational
Media name/outletInternational Business Times
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited States
Date9/08/19
DescriptionJim Smith, from the University of Portsmouth, and colleagues, produced something extraordinary using ingredients from the abandoned Chernobyl lands: the first bottle of alcoholic spirit made of water and grain that were harvested in the reactor's once-forbidden exclusion zone.
Producer/AuthorRhodilee Dolor
URLhttps://www.ibtimes.com/atomik-vodka-made-chernobyl-nuclear-reactors-forbidden-zone-2811884?utm_source=Public&utm_medium=Feed&utm_campaign=Distribution
PersonsJim Smith
TitleChernobyl vodka, anyone?
Degree of recognitionNational
Media name/outletIrish Daily Mail
Media typePrint
CountryIreland
Date9/08/19
DescriptionShort article on the vodka produced by Jim Smith et al from grain grown near Chernobyl
URLhttps://printmonitoringservice.vuelio.co.uk/file/displaypdf?articleid=942610&clientname=80796_UniversityofPortsmouth_PRINT&filename=462277423.pdf
PersonsJim Smith
TitleAtomik! Professor distils vodka with Chernobyl grain
Degree of recognitionLocal
Media name/outletThe News
Media typePrint
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date9/08/19
DescriptionArticle on Jim Smith and his vodka produced using ingredients sourced from the Chernobyl exclusion zone.
Producer/AuthorDavid George
URLhttps://printmonitoringservice.vuelio.co.uk/file/displaypdf?articleid=942806&clientname=80796_UniversityofPortsmouth_PRINT&filename=462283869.pdf
PersonsJim Smith
TitleChernobyl: Scientists make vodka from exclusion zone crops
Degree of recognitionNational
Media name/outletExpress Online
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date8/08/19
DescriptionScientists at the University of Portsmouth have made a bottle of vodka from the crops and water in Chernobyl. Video interview with Jim Smith
URLhttps://www.express.co.uk/videos/6069870232001/Chernobyl-Scientists-make-vodka-from-exclusion-zone-crops
PersonsJim Smith
TitleChernobyl vodka: First consumer product made in exclusion zone
Degree of recognitionInternational
Media name/outletBBC Online
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date8/08/19
DescriptionA radioactive-free vodka produced from crops in Chernobyl’s abandoned zone has been brewed by a team of scientists, Jim Smith, one of the scientists behind the spirit, described the artisan vodka, branded ATOMIK, as possibly the most important bottle of spirits in the world
Producer/AuthorVictoria Gill
URLhttps://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-49251471
PersonsJim Smith
TitleBBC Radio 4
Degree of recognitionNational
Media name/outletBBC Radio 4
Media typeRadio
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date8/08/19
DescriptionCoverage on Jim Smith and Vodka produced with ingredients sourced from Chernobyl
Producer/AuthorBBC
URLtiny.cc/fp6waz
PersonsJim Smith
TitleBBC World Service
Degree of recognitionInternational
Media name/outletBBC World Service
Media typeRadio
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date8/08/19
DescriptionCoverage of a radioactive-free vodka produced from crops in Chernobyl’s abandoned zone which has been brewed by a team of scientists including Jim Smith
Producer/AuthorBBC
URLtiny.cc/vd8waz
PersonsJim Smith
TitleBBC Wales
Degree of recognitionRegional
Media name/outletBBC Wales
Media typeTelevision
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date8/08/19
DescriptionCoverage of Jim Smith and Vodka made from ingredients sourced in Chernobyl
Producer/AuthorBBC
URLtiny.cc/1j8waz
PersonsJim Smith
TitleBBC Radio 5 Live
Degree of recognitionNational
Media name/outletBBC Radio 5 Live
Media typeRadio
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date8/08/19
DescriptionCoverage of radioactive-free vodka produced from crops in Chernobyl’s abandoned zone has been brewed by a team of scientists. Jim Smith, one of the scientists behind the spirit, described the artisan vodka (branded ATOMIK) as possibly the most important bottle of spirits in the world
Producer/AuthorBBC
URLtiny.cc/io8waz
PersonsJim Smith
TitleBBC Lincolnshire
Degree of recognitionRegional
Media name/outletBBC Lincolnshire
Media typeRadio
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date8/08/19
DescriptionStory about a radioactive-free vodka produced from crops in Chernobyl’s abandoned zone which has been brewed by a team of scientists. Jim Smith, one of the scientists behind the spirit, described the artisan vodka (branded ATOMIK) as possibly the most important bottle of spirits in the world
Producer/AuthorBBC
URLtiny.cc/rs8waz
PersonsJim Smith
TitleWave 105.2 Coverage
Degree of recognitionRegional
Media name/outletWave 105.2
Media typeRadio
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date8/08/19
DescriptionCoverage of Jim Smith and the radioactive-free vodka produced in Chernobyl
Producer/AuthorWave 105.2
URLtiny.cc/kx8waz
PersonsJim Smith
TitleScientists made Chernobyl's first homebrew vodka and it's radioactive-free
Degree of recognitionNational
Media name/outletMirror Online
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date8/08/19
DescriptionArticle about the special grain spirit which was made using crops on a farm around the damaged nuclear power plant and contaminated water from the zone in Chernobyl
Producer/AuthorTiffany Lo
URLhttps://www.mirror.co.uk/news/scientists-made-chernobyls-first-homebrew-18860247
PersonsJim Smith
TitleScientists create ‘Chernobyl vodka’ using ingredients from exclusion zone
Degree of recognitionNational
Media name/outletNew York Post
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited States
Date8/08/19
DescriptionA team of scientists, including Jim Smith, created an artisan spirit known as 'Atomik' which they concocted using grain and water from the Chernobyl exclusion zone
Producer/AuthorChris Perez
URLhttps://nypost.com/2019/08/08/scientists-create-chernobyl-vodka-using-ingredients-from-exclusion-zone/
PersonsJim Smith
TitleChernobyl vodka: Scientists brew radioactivity-free alcohol
Degree of recognitionNational
Media name/outletThe Independent
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date8/08/19
DescriptionBritish scientists, including Jim Smith. have brewed artisan vodka from grain grown in Chernobyl’s exclusion zone. The drink, branded Atomik, is radioactivity-free and safe to drink
Producer/AuthorZamira Rahim
URLhttps://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/europe/chernobyl-vodka-exclusion-zone-radioactive-atomik-nuclear-ukraine-a9046991.html
PersonsJim Smith
TitleChernobyl Atomik vodka makes spirit from radioactive grain
Degree of recognitionNational
Media name/outletNew Zealand Herald Online
Media typeWeb
CountryNew Zealand
Date8/08/19
DescriptionA team of researchers, including Jim Smith, have started a company to create a small-batch spirit entirely from crops found within the contaminated Chernobyl exclusion zone
Producer/AuthorThomas Bywater
URLhttps://www.nzherald.co.nz/the-country/news/article.cfm?c_id=16&objectid=12257078&ref=rss
PersonsJim Smith
TitleRadioactive-free vodka from Chernobyl is now a thing
Degree of recognitionNational
Media name/outletMetro
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date8/08/19
DescriptionRadioactive-free vodka produced from abandoned land in Chernobyl has been hailed as ‘the most important spirit in the world’. Scientists, including Jim Smith, who brewed the drink say it could help the region recover economically after decades of suffering following the 1986 disaster.
Producer/AuthorFaye Brown
URLhttps://metro.co.uk/2019/08/08/radioactive-free-vodka-from-chernobyl-made-by-british-scientists-10539111/
PersonsJim Smith
TitleAtomik Chernobyl vodka: British scientists produce safe and ‘flavoursome’ spirit from former radioactive zone
Degree of recognitionNational
Media name/outletEvening Standard
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date8/08/19
DescriptionAn “artisan vodka” has become the first consumer product to come out of Chernobyl's exclusion zone, 33 years after the deadly nuclear disaster. The radioactivity-free spirit is made from crops surrounding the damaged nuclear plant and was brewed by a team of British scientists, including Jim Smith.
Producer/AuthorHarriet Brewis
URLhttps://www.standard.co.uk/news/world/british-scientists-produce-first-vodka-from-chernobyl-nuclear-zone-a4208396.html
PersonsJim Smith
TitleChernobyl vodka: Scientists distill spirit in radioactive exclusion zone
Degree of recognitionNational
Media name/outletCNET
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited States
Date8/08/19
DescriptionCoverage of Jim Smith's work on Chernobyl and the vodka brewed using ingredients from the exclusion zone
Producer/AuthorJackson Ryan
URLhttps://www.cnet.com/news/chernobyl-vodka-scientists-distill-spirit-in-the-radioactive-exclusion-zone/#ftag=CAD590a51e
PersonsJim Smith
TitleUniversity of Portsmouth professor distils Chernobyl's first vodka
Degree of recognitionLocal
Media name/outletThe News
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited Kingdom
Date8/08/19
DescriptionArticle about Jim Smith from the University of Portsmouth and the 'Atomik' vodka brewed from crops grown near Chernobyl
Producer/AuthorDavid George
URLhttps://www.portsmouth.co.uk/business/university-of-portsmouth-professor-distils-chernobyl-s-first-vodka-1-9026678
PersonsJim Smith
TitleThis Bottle of Vodka Was Made From Grain Grown Inside the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone
Degree of recognitionNational
Media name/outletGizmodo
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited States
Date8/08/19
DescriptionA collaboration involving scientists from the UK, including Jim Smith, and Ukraine has produced radioactive-free vodka from crops grown in the Chernobyl Exclusion Zone
Producer/AuthorGeorge Dvorsky
URLhttps://gizmodo.com/this-bottle-of-vodka-was-made-from-grain-grown-inside-t-1837067233
PersonsJim Smith
TitleScientists created a vodka with grains from the Chernobyl exclusion zone, say it is not radioactive
Degree of recognitionNational
Media name/outletMinuto30
Media typeWeb
CountryColombia
Date8/08/19
DescriptionA group of scientists, including Jim Smith from the University of Portsmouth, have created a vodka completely made with ingredients from the Chernobyl exclusion zone, it is the first product suitable for human consumption that is made in this place since the disaster at the nuclear power plant in 1986.
Producer/AuthorChristian Monsalve
URLhttps://www.minuto30.com/cientificos-crearon-un-vodka-con-granos-de-la-zona-de-exclusion-de-chernobil-aseguran-que-no-es-radioactivo/870241/
PersonsJim Smith
TitleResearchers produce vodka from Chernobyl exclusion zone
Degree of recognitionNational
Media name/outletT-Online
Media typeWeb
CountryGermany
Date8/08/19
DescriptionA research team, including Jim Smith from the University of Portsmouth, have created a non-radioactive vodka made from ingredients found in the Chernobyl exclusion zone
URLhttps://www.t-online.de/nachrichten/panorama/buntes-kurioses/id_86236140/tschernobyl-forscher-produzieren-wodka-aus-sperrzone-.html
PersonsJim Smith
TitleChernobyl and vodka 'Atomik' - The first commercial product created with ingredients taken from the exclusion zone around the nuclear power plant
Media name/outletHotNews.ro
Media typeWeb
CountryRomania
Date8/08/19
DescriptionA team of researchers including Jim Smith from the University of Portsmouth, have created the first commercial product created from ingredients found in the exclusion zone around the Chernobyl plant. It's a rye vodka called 'Atomik.'
Producer/AuthorVlad Barza
URLhttps://www.hotnews.ro/stiri-esential-23304213-cernobil-votca-atomik-fost-lansat-primul-produs-comercial-creat-ingrediente-luate-din-zona-excludere-din-jurul-centralei-atomice.htm
PersonsJim Smith
TitleThis Vodka Is The Chernobyl Exclusion Zone's First Consumer Product
Degree of recognitionInternational
Media name/outletI F****** Love Science
Media typeWeb
CountryCanada
Date8/08/19
DescriptionArticle about Jim Smith and the Chernobyl vodka which is made from water and grain collected and grown in the Chernobyl exclusion zone. It is the very first consumer product to come from the area since its virtual abandonment in 1986 when an uncontrolled explosion in a power plant resulted in one of the biggest nuclear accidents in history.
Producer/AuthorRosie McCall
URLhttps://www.iflscience.com/editors-blog/this-vodka-is-the-chernobyl-exclusion-zones-first-consumer-product/
PersonsJim Smith
TitleVodka made from Chernobyl's contaminated grain
Media name/outletIndustrial Equipment News
Media typeWeb
CountryUnited States
Date13/08/01
DescriptionA team of scientists from the University of Portsmouth have unveiled a bottle of vodka made from water and grain grown near the site of the Chernobyl nuclear disaster. Dubbed 'Atomik' vodka, it is the first consumer product to be made within the exclusion zone of the nuclear reactor
URLhttps://www.ien.com/food-beverage/news/21082208/vodka-made-from-chernobyls-contaminated-grain
PersonsJim Smith

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