Praxair Management To Address Citi Basic Materials Symposium

Praxair Management To Address Citi Basic Materials Symposium

November 30, 2007

DANBURY, Conn., November 30, 2007 — Robert S. Vruggink, senior vice president of Praxair, Inc. (NYSE: PX), will address the CITI Basic Materials Symposium in New York City on Tuesday, December 4, 2007 at 8:50 a.m. ET.

Vruggink will discuss Praxair's growth strategies and business outlook.

An audio webcast and presentation will be available on Praxair's web site at www.praxair.com/investors. A replay will also be available after the presentation.

Praxair, Inc. is the largest industrial gases company in North and South America, and one of the largest worldwide, with 2006 sales of $8.3 billion. The company produces, sells and distributes atmospheric and process gases, and high-performance surface coatings. Praxair products, services and technologies bring productivity and environmental benefits to a wide variety of industries, including aerospace, chemicals, food and beverage, electronics, energy, healthcare, manufacturing, metals and others. More information on Praxair is available on the Internet at www.praxair.com.

Contact
Media Contact:
Jason Stewart

Email: jason_stewart@praxair.com

Phone: 1-203-837-2448

Investor Relations Contact:
Kelcey Hoyt

Email: kelcey_hoyt@praxair.com

Phone: 1-203-837-2118