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2014-10-22 12:23:17

Lab Featuring Hydrotreatment Unit Scheduled to be Operational in Third Quarter of 2015 LEHIGH VALLEY, Pa., Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Air Products (NYSE: APD) is building a hydrogen lab at its corporate headquarters in Allentown, Pa., that will support the fast growing oil recycling industry. A key feature of the new lab is a hydrotreatment unit capable of performing high pressure and high temperature hydrogenation reactions. Air Products will use the new hydrogen lab, which is...

2014-10-17 12:23:40

LEHIGH VALLEY, Pa., Oct. 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Air Products (NYSE: APD) today announced that, effective immediately or as contracts permit, it will increase prices globally for process materials and advanced materials supplied by its Electronics business. Demand for Electronics materials has been rapidly increasing in recent quarters. These price increases are necessary to recover increasing raw material and production costs, to continue supply reliability improvements and to...

2014-10-02 12:23:38

LEHIGH VALLEY, Pa., Oct. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Air Products (NYSE:APD) will release its fiscal 2014 fourth quarter financial results on Thursday, October 30, 2014, before the stock market opens. The company will review these results later that day in a teleconference at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Daylight Time (EDT). The teleconference will be open to the public and the media in listen-only mode by telephone and Internet broadcast. Live teleconference: 719-785-1748Passcode: 2580591Internet...

2014-09-25 12:24:00

LEHIGH VALLEY, Pa., Sept. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- For the sixth consecutive year, Air Products (NYSE: APD) has achieved industry leadership status on the CDP(TM) S&P 500 Climate Disclosure Leadership Index (CDLI), ranking among the top 10 percent of companies scored for their high level of transparency and data quality in their disclosure of climate-related information. CDP works with 767 institutional investors, representing more than $92 trillion in assets, and is the world's...

2014-09-18 08:23:17

LEHIGH VALLEY, Pa., Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Air Products' (NYSE: APD) chairman, president and chief executive officer, Seifi Ghasemi, today announces a major company restructuring, with the goal of regaining industry leadership by providing excellent service to customers as the safest and most profitable industrial gas company in the world. Ghasemi says he has already met and communicated with thousands of Air Products' employees who are ready for change and are committing to a new...

2014-09-15 16:22:42

LEHIGH VALLEY, Pa., Sept. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Air Products (NYSE: APD) has again achieved a leadership position among the top 10 percent of companies in its industry as a component of the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index (DJSI) 2014/2015, a gold standard benchmark for corporate sustainability performance. Air Products also is a component of the Dow Jones Sustainability North America Index, which places it among the top 20 percent of companies in its industry in North...

2014-09-02 12:22:29

LEHIGH VALLEY, Pa., Sept. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Air Products (NYSE: APD) will feature its range of advanced gas technologies and services for a variety of chemical applications at Specialty & Agro Chemicals America 2014 in Charleston, S.C., from September 8-10. Conference attendees are invited to stop by booth 98 to speak with knowledgeable Air Products engineers about their specific process challenges. With decades of gas applications experience and know-how, Air Products'...

2014-08-27 08:23:00

LEHIGH VALLEY, Pa., Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Air Products (NYSE: APD) today announced that Seifi Ghasemi, chairman, president and chief executive officer, will be presenting at the Credit Suisse Basic Materials Conference in New York on September 18, 2014 at 9:00 a.m. ET. Ghasemi will explain his goals for the company, provide an overview of the company's future strategy, and outline changes in the organization to support the strategy going forward. An audio webcast and...

2014-08-11 12:22:52

LEHIGH VALLEY, Pa., Aug. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Air Products (NYSE: APD) today announced that, effective September 1, 2014, or as contracts allow, it will increase prices globally by up to 20 cents per kilogram for select Ancamide®, Ancamine®, Anquamine(TM), Anquawhite®, and Sunmide® epoxy curing agents, as well as select Nourybond® adhesion promoters. The increase is necessary to offset higher raw materials costs, including recent price increases on tetraethylenepentamine,...

2014-07-23 16:22:19

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that John E. McGlade has been appointed to its Board of Directors, effective August 5, 2014. Mr. McGlade, age 60, was chairman, president, and chief executive officer of Air Products from 2008 to 2014. He joined Air Products in 1976 and held positions in the company's Chemicals and Process Industries, Performance Materials and Chemicals Group divisions. He was appointed president and chief...


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