Praxair to Present at Baird’s 2012 Growth Stock Conference

  Praxair to Present at Baird’s 2012 Growth Stock Conference

Robert W. Baird Growth Stock Conference 2012

Business Wire

DANBURY, Conn. -- May 04, 2012

John Panikar, president of Praxair Distribution, Inc. (NYSE: PX), will
addressthe Baird 2012 Growth Stock Conference in Chicago, IL on Wednesday, May
9 at 11:40 am EDT, 10:40 am CDT. Panikar will discuss Praxair’s growth
strategies and business outlook.

Panikar is responsible for the growth, profitability and return on capital of
Praxair’s packaged-gases business in the U.S.

The presentation will be available on Praxair’s web site at
www.praxair.com/investors.

Praxair, Inc. is the largest industrial gases company in North and South
America and one of the largest worldwide, with 2011 sales of $11 billion. The
company produces, sells and distributes atmospheric and process gases and
high-performance surface coatings. Praxair products, services and technologies
are making our planet more productive by bringing efficiency 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:

Praxair, Inc.
Investors
Kelcey Hoyt, 203-837-2118
kelcey_hoyt@praxair.com
or
Media
Jacqueline Hunt, 203-837-2663
Jacqueline_hunt@praxair.com