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Air Products Introduces New Gas Converter Mobile App



             Air Products Introduces New Gas Converter Mobile App

PR Newswire

LEHIGH VALLEY, Pa., Nov. 1, 2012

LEHIGH VALLEY, Pa., Nov. 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Air Products (NYSE: APD) has
developed its first public mobile app, which converts weight and volume
measures for common industrial gases and liquefied natural gas (LNG). The Air
Products Gas Converter is available for free download from global Apple^®
iTunes^® Stores for use on iPhone^®, iPad^®, and iPod^® touch devices. The new
app enables users to quickly convert weight and volume measures for industrial
gases such as nitrogen, oxygen, argon, hydrogen, helium, and carbon dioxide,
as well as LNG/methane.

"Air Products developed the new app as a value-added tool for anyone who
frequently uses units of measure that differ from those used by the industrial
gas industry, giving them the ability to convert from one unit of measure to
another, especially weights and volumes," said Steve Ruoff, Metals Processing
industry manager at Air Products. "We wanted a convenient tool that takes
advantage of the digital technology everyone is using today and can be built
upon in the future."

When converting between liquid and gaseous units, the Gas Converter accounts
for the unique properties of each industrial gas, particularly molecular
weight and density. For LNG, the tool converts flow rates—including Diesel
Gallon Equivalents—and allows the user to specify values for a number of
variables.

In the past, Air Products has provided printed weight/volume conversion charts
on business cards and currently provides interactive conversion tools on the
company's website. With the addition of the Gas Converter mobile app, users
can quickly and easily access the tool anytime, anywhere.

The Air Products Gas Converter app can be downloaded at
www.airproducts.com/gasconverter.

About Air Products

Air Products (NYSE: APD) provides atmospheric, process and specialty gases;
performance materials; equipment; and technology. For over 70 years, the
company has enabled customers to become more productive, energy efficient and
sustainable. More than 20,000 employees in over 50 countries supply innovative
solutions to the energy, environment and emerging markets. These include
semiconductor materials, refinery hydrogen, coal gasification, natural gas
liquefaction, and advanced coatings and adhesives. In fiscal 2012, Air
Products had sales approaching $10 billion. For more information, visit
www.airproducts.com. 

NOTE: This release may contain forward-looking statements within the safe
harbor provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995.
These forward-looking statements are based on management's reasonable
expectations and assumptions as of the date of this release regarding
important risk factors. Actual performance and financial results may differ
materially from projections and estimates expressed in the forward-looking
statements because of many factors not anticipated by management, including
risk factors described in the Company's Form 10K for its fiscal year ended
September 30, 2011.

SOURCE Air Products

Website: http://www.airproducts.com
Contact: Media: Debbie Bauer, +1-610-481-8061, bauerda@airproducts.com;
Investors: Simon Moore, +1-610-481-7461, mooresr@airproducts.com
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