Praxair CFO to Present at Investors Conferences in Chicago

Praxair CFO to Present at Investors Conferences in Chicago

June 10, 2011

DANBURY, Conn., June 10, 2011 — James S. Sawyer, executive vice president and chief financial officer of Praxair, Inc. (NYSE: PX), will discuss Praxair’s growth strategies and business outlook at two investor conferences in Chicago next week:

William Blair 2011 Growth Stock Conference June 15, 2011, presenting at 3:20 pm CDT; and Deutsche Bank Global Industrials and Basic Materials Conference June 16, 2011, presenting at 11:20 am CDT.

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