Airgas, Inc. (NYSE: ARG) will release its fiscal 2012 second quarter
earnings before the market opens on Thursday, October 27, 2011, and will
host a teleconference at 10:00 a.m. ET that same day. The presentation
materials will also be available before the market opens on October 27
on the Internet at http://investor.shareholder.com/arg/slides.cfm.
A webcast of the teleconference will be available live and on demand
through November 25 at http://investor.shareholder.com/arg/events.cfm.
The teleconference will be available by calling 888-490-2763. A
replay of the teleconference will be available through November 4. To
listen, call 888-203-1112 and enter passcode 3848550.
About Airgas, Inc.
Airgas, Inc. (NYSE: ARG), through its subsidiaries, is the largest U.S.
distributor of industrial, medical, and specialty gases, and hardgoods,
such as welding equipment and supplies. Airgas is also one of the
largest U.S. distributors of safety products, the largest U.S. producer
of nitrous oxide and dry ice, the largest liquid carbon dioxide producer
in the Southeast, and a leading distributor of process chemicals,
refrigerants, and ammonia products. More than 14,000 employees work in
approximately 1,100 locations, including branches, retail stores, gas
fill plants, specialty gas labs, production facilities and distribution
centers. Airgas also distributes its products and services through
eBusiness, catalog and telesales channels. Its national scale and strong
local presence offer a competitive edge to its diversified customer
base. For more information, please visit www.airgas.com.
Barry Strzelec, 610-902-6256