Air should be by far the cheapest available resource on earth; it is easily grabbed from the atmosphere, and can be used either as a raw material source or as a dump. In some instances it is like water, but depending in which part of the world, water may not be available cost-free, while air is everywhere. It is composed mainly of oxygen (21%) and nitrogen (78%), with very small quantities of other gases: some argon, other rare gases and trace elements. Among these are, water as moisture, carbon dioxide, particulates, and nitrogen oxides, that are important to determine eventual treatment requirements depending on air usage. Since everything is immersed in the atmosphere, air adjoins all surfaces and due to the low thermal conductivity of air, this air film tends to reduce heat transfer capacity. On the other hand, if it is blown over a surface like any fluid, its velocity provides convection ability and promotes heat transfer and cooling.

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