Praxair Announces Conference Call Details for Second-Quarter 2010 Earnings

Praxair Announces Conference Call Details for Second-Quarter 2010 Earnings

June 29, 2010

DANBURY, Conn., June 29, 2010 — Praxair, Inc. (NYSE: PX) announces the following details for its second-quarter earnings release and teleconference call, which will be open to the public and to the media in listen-only mode.

Earnings release:  Wednesday, July 28, 2010, before the market opens 
Teleconference:  Wednesday, July 28, 2010, 11:00 am ET 
Dial-in number:  (617) 597-5360 – Passcode: 79770262 
Webcast:  Listen-only mode via Internet broadcast from Praxair's web site 
Web replay:  Will be available beginning at 2:00 pm ET on Wednesday, July 28, 2010 
Telephone replay:  Will be available for one week, beginning at 1:00 pm ET on Wednesday, July  28, 2010 
Replay number is:  (617) 801-6888 – Passcode: 65072985 

Presentation materials that will be used during the teleconference will be available on Wednesday, July 28, 2010.

Praxair is the largest industrial gases company in North and South America, and one of the largest worldwide, with 2009 sales of $9 billion. The company produces, sells and distributes atmospheric, process and specialty 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:
Susan Szita Gore

Email: susan_szita-gore@praxair.com

Phone: 1-203-837-2311

Investor Relations Contact:
Elizabeth Hirsch

Email: liz_hirsch@praxair.com

Phone: 1-203-837-2354