Air Products to Increase Prices for its Electronics Offerings

        Air Products to Increase Prices for its Electronics Offerings

PR Newswire

LEHIGH VALLEY, Pa., Nov. 30, 2012

LEHIGH VALLEY, Pa., Nov. 30, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Air Products (NYSE: APD)
today announced that, effective January 1, 2013 or as contracts permit, it
will increase prices globally for various specialty gases and process
materials supplied by its Electronics business. These price increases are
being implemented to recover increases in raw material, supply chain and labor

In addition, also effective January 1, 2013 or as contracts permit, Air
Products will implement container rental and demurrage charges to recover
capital costs incurred to support the supply chain for these products.

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 of approaching $10 billion. For more information, visit

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, 2012.

SOURCE Air Products

Contact: Media Inquiries: Robert Brown, +1-610-481-1192,; Investor Inquiries: Simon Moore, +1-610-481-7461,
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