Praxair Announces Conference Call Details on Fourth-Quarter 2011 Earnings

Praxair Announces Conference Call Details on Fourth-Quarter 2011 Earnings

December 21, 2011

DANBURY, Conn., December 21, 2011 — Praxair, Inc. (NYSE: PX) announces the following details for its fourth-quarter earnings release and teleconference call, which will be open to the public and to the media in listen-only mode.

Earnings release:

Wednesday, January 25, 2012, before the market opens

Teleconference:

Wednesday, January 25, 2012, 11:00 am ET

Dial-in number:

(617) 847-8706 – Passcode: 48944786

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, January 25, 2012

Telephone replay:

Will be available for one week, beginning at 2:00 pm ET on Wednesday, January 25, 2012

Replay number is:

(617) 801-6888 – Passcode: 15843798

Presentation materials that will be used during the teleconference will be available on Wednesday, January 25, 2012.

Praxair is the largest industrial gases company in North and South America, and one of the largest worldwide, with 2010 sales of $10 billion. The company produces, sells and distributes atmospheric, process and specialty gases, and high-performance surface coatings. Praxair products, services and technologies are making our planet more productive by bringing 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:
Kelcey Hoyt

Email: kelcey_hoyt@praxair.com

Phone: 1-203-837-2118