DANBURY, Conn., May 3, 2010 — James S. Sawyer, executive vice president and chief financial officer of Praxair, Inc. (NYSE: PX), will address the Barclays Capital Chemical ROC Stars Conference in New York, NY on Tuesday, May 18 at 8:55 a.m. ET.
Sawyer will discuss Praxair’s growth strategies and business outlook.
A presentation will be available on Praxair's web site at www.praxair.com/investors. The audio webcast will be made available on May 20.
Praxair is the largest industrial gases company in North and South America, and one of the largest worldwide, with 2009 sales of $9 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.