there will be no air because of businesses oriented on short term benefits

Alexander Belyaev : writer
A fantastic story about a person named Baley who lives near the pole of cold and has a special plant for producing different chemical elements from the air. His activities in this field dramatically affect the nature, climate and life on Earth. In the long run the atmosphere starts to distort, there is a lack of air on the Earth, Baley introduces a death weapon made from air, but in the end he explodes.

"Air seller"