13 December 2012 16:42 [Source: ICIS news]
HOUSTON (ICIS)--US industrial gases major Praxair has acquired PortaGas, a Houston-based producer of portable cylinder gases for specialty markets, it said on Thursday.
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“The addition of PortaGas broadens Praxair’s offering of portable cylinder gases,” said John Panikar, president of Praxair's distribution business.
“PortaGas’ recyclable cylinders provide customers with an environmentally-friendly option and are a testament to Praxair’s commitment to sustainability,” Panikar added.
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