Praxair, Inc. (NYSE: PX) announced today that it will host an Investor Day and live webcast of the event on Monday, September 16, to discuss the company’s business strategy, growth outlook and industry-leading profitability. The event will be led by Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Steve Angel and will feature presentations by Praxair’s executive management team, including: James Sawyer, executive vice president and chief financial officer; Eduardo Menezes, executive vice president and president of U.S. Industrial Gases; Scott Telesz, executive vice president, responsible for the company’s Asia, Europe and Surface Technologies businesses; and Ray Roberge, senior vice president and chief technology officer. Attendance at the event is by invitation only. A live webcast of the presentations will begin at 10:00 a.m. EDT and conclude at approximately 4:00 p.m. A 90-minute break will begin at approximately 12:15 p.m. The webcast and all presentation materials can be accessed from the Investor Relations section of Praxair’s website at www.praxair.com/investors beginning at 10:00 a.m. on the day of the event. A replay of the webcast will be available at 10:00 p.m. the same day. The event can also be accessed through a live, listen-only conference call by dialing (857) 244-7316 and entering the participant access code: 42989807. A replay of the call will be available for one week, beginning at 10:00 p.m. on September 16, by dialing (617) 801-6888; participant access code 79200261. About Praxair Praxair, Inc., a Fortune 250 company with 2012 sales of $11 billion, is the largest industrial gases company in North and South America and one of the largest worldwide. The company produces, sells and distributes atmospheric, process and specialty 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 many others. More information about Praxair, Inc. is available at www.praxair.com.