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Sampling and collection of containers of 20 liter up to a total of 500 liters each for testing and merchandizing in Grise Fjord (149556)
Proposal Status: Conformity Determination Issued
Project Overview
Type of application: Renewal
Proponent name: Philippe Simon
Company: Pure Blue Spirit Inc.
Start Date: 2021-08-15
End Date: 2021-09-30
Operation Type: Seasonal
Project Description:
The company Pure Blue Spirit Inc. wishes to sample glacier melt water from a seasonal creek located about 4 km south east of Grise Fjord. A gravel road boarding the ocean connects the hamlet to the creek. Pure Blue Spirit wish to collect samples for chemical analysis (to prove the high purity) and collect about 80 liters in 4 glass container of 20 liters to bottle said water and submit to fine water completion worldwide to see the potential interest as a luxury product.
Persons: 2
Days: 2
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List of all project geometries:
ID Geometry Location Name
7836 polygon New project geometry
Planning Regions:
Affected Areas and Land Types
Settlement Area
North Baffin Planning Region
Project Land Use and Authorizations
Project Land Use
Bulk Sample
Scientific Research
Licensing Agencies
NWB: Approval to Use Water/Deposit Water Without a Licence
Other Licensing Requirements
No data found.
Material Use
Type Quantity Size Use
No records found.
Fuel Use
Type Container(s) Capacity UOM Use
No records found.
Hazardous Material and Chemical Use
Type Container(s) Capacity UOM Use
No records found.
Water Consumption
Daily Amount (m3) Retrieval Method Retrieval Location
0 dip container in the creek near Grise Fjord access road
Waste and Impacts
Environmental Impacts
Waste Management
Waste Type Quantity Generated Treatement Method Disposal Method
No data found.
Category: Application related document - Conformity Determination Letter
Recieved: 2019-08-07
Originator: Goump Djalogue
Public Registry ID: 18698
Document Size: 673.24 Kb
Category: Application related document - Conformity Determination Letter
Recieved: 2021-05-18
Originator: Goump Djalogue
Public Registry ID: 18705
Document Size: 266.06 Kb


Environmental Protection:
s3.13.8: The applicant undertakes to prevent any new occurrences of pollution, garbage and contamination at the site of the development.

Removal of Fuel Drums:
s3.13.8: The applicant undertakes to remove all drums safely from the site and dispose of the drums in a safe manner.

New Site Restoration and Clean Up:
s3.13.1 and Appendix H, s1: The applicant undertakes to clean up the site and restore the site to its natural condition to the greatest extent possible.

Old Site Restoration and Clean Up:
s3.13.2: The applicant undertakes to clean up the site and restore the site to its original condition to the greatest extent possible, including any work required due to the applicant's action prior to this application.

Low-Level Air Flights:
Appendix H, s3: Will the applicant avoid all low-level flights?

Caribou Protection Measures:
s3.3.7 and Appendix D: Will the applicant comply with the Caribou Protection Measures outlined in section 2.4.6 and in Appendix D?

Caribou Water Crossings:
s3.3.7 and map: Will the applicant avoid, between may 15 and September 1, to construct any camp, cache any fuel or conduct any blasting within 10 km of any Designated Caribou Water Crossing identified

Polar Bear Denning Areas and Walrus Haul-outs:
s3.3.8: Will the applicant keep its activities away from any polar bear denning area or walrus haul-out?

Reporting of Archaeological Sites:
s3.11.3 and Appendix H, s2 and s8: Will the applicant immediately report the discovery of all suspected archaeological sites to the Department of Culture, Language, Elders and Youth (GN)?

Scientific Research:
s3.9.3: Does the project proposal involve scientific research?
If yes, will the applicant integrate all available and relevant local and traditional knowledge when conducting its research?

Consultation with Nunavut Research Institute:
s3.9.5: Has the applicant consulted with the Nunavut Research Institute about research topics that would benefit or interest local residents?
ii. If no, explain why.
The chemical analysis that will be conducted are not oriented for research purposes but more for merchandising aspect showing this glacier water is one of the most pristine one on the planet
Local Services and Local Employment:
s3.9.4: Will the applicant rely on local services and employment where possible?
i. Describe the services retained and the people to be employed.
the 4-liter container are currently with a local resident of Grise Fjord that will do the sampling and coordinate shipment. The majority shareholder of Pure Blue Spirit is an Inuk born and raised in Grise Fjord

Communication on Scientific Research:
s3.2.8: The applicant will, at minimum, translate a summary of its work into Inuktitut and communicate with communities using language that is clear and non-technical. The results of all scientific re