Praxair CEO to Present at Barclays Capital Industrial Select Conference

Praxair CEO to Present at Barclays Capital Industrial Select Conference

January 31, 2011

DANBURY, Conn., January 31, 2011 — Stephen F. Angel,  chairman, president and chief executive officer of Praxair, Inc. (NYSE: PX), will address the Barclays Capital Industrial Select Conference in Miami, Florida on Wednesday, February 9, at 10:40 am ET.

Angel 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 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 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:
Kelcey Hoyt

Email: kelcey_hoyt@praxair.com

Phone: 1-203-837-2118