Air Products to Increase Prices for Its Electronics Offerings

        Air Products to Increase Prices for Its Electronics Offerings

PR Newswire

LEHIGH VALLEY, Pa., Dec. 9, 2013

LEHIGH VALLEY, Pa., Dec.9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Air Products (NYSE:APD) today
announced that, effective January 1, 2014 or as contracts permit, it will
increase prices globally for fluorinated gases and other process materials
supplied by its Electronics business. These price increases are being
implemented to recover increases in raw materials (e.g., anhydrous
hydrofluoric acid), power, and distribution costs.

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. Recognized as one of the world's most innovative companies by
both Thomson Reuters and Forbes magazine, more than 20,000 employees in over
50 countries supply effective 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 2013, Air Products had sales of $10.2 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, 2013.

SOURCE Air Products

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