Air Products and Chemicals, Inc.

Materials

Natural Surfactants offer bio-friendly alternative to NPE.

Derived from palm or coconut oils, natural Tomadol surfactants provide formulators with choice of alcohol ethoxylate surfactants to meet customer demands for bio-based solutions for industrial and institutional cleaning. Providing environmentally friendly alternatives to phenol-containing surfactants such as nonyl phenol ethoxylates (NPE), surfactants also offer solution times and viscosity...

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Electrical Equipment & Systems

New Joint Venture One Step Closer to Delivering One of Middle East's First Over-the-Fence Gas Supplies

LEHIGH VALLEY, Pa., Jan. 21 - Air Products is to ship a cold box, key equipment for an air separation unit (ASU), to reach the port of Abu Dhabi at the end of February 2008. This shipment is the main stage of a project by the joint venture between the Abdullah Hashim Group (AHG) and Air Products to build, operate and maintain a new ASU and a hydrogen production facility for Emirates Float Glass...

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Material Processing

Epoxy Curing Agents target civil engineering market.

Intended for flooring applications, Anquamine® 721 and 731 feature optimal adhesion to concrete, rapid hardness development, and concrete protection properties. Since they are waterborne, curing agents emit zero VOCs and exhibit low odor. Anquamine 721 is suited for thin film applications such as concrete primers and paints, while Anquamine 731 targets high-film build applications such as...

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Mining, Oil Drilling, Refining Products & Equipment

Air Products and Grupo Infra Joint Venture Supplying Nitrogen to Pemex for Enhanced Oil and Natural Gas Recovery in Mexico

LEHIGH VALLEY, Pa., Dec. 12 -- Air Products (NYSE:APD) announced today that a new joint venture company with its Grupo Infra partner has started supplying 90 million standard cubic feet per day (MMSCFD) of nitrogen to Pemex Exploracion y Produccion (PEP). The nitrogen from the gas turbine and steam driven facility is being supplied for injection and enhanced oil and natural gas recovery from...

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Laboratory and Research Supplies and Equipment

Air Products Continues to Advance Its PDEMS(TM) ILD Process

Development Work Shows Extendibility Beyond 32nm LEHIGH VALLEY, Pa., Dec. 5 -- Air Products (NYSE:APD), the leading worldwide supplier of low k materials, announced today it continues to further develop and extend its PDEMS(TM) interlayer dielectric (ILD) process. The PDEMS ILD process is already being implemented at 45nm and continues to prove to be extendible beyond 32nm. Air Products' work...

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Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment

Thermal Spray System maintains predefined part temperatures.

Thermal spray cooling technology utilizes -320°F cryogenic nitrogen vapor to maintain part temperature during thermal spray coating applications. Part is continuously monitored by thermal imaging camera and/or infrared sensors that provide temperature feedback to computer-controlled cooling nozzle, which allows system to automatically maintain substrate temperature set by spray booth...

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Materials

Surfactant is inherently biodegradable.

Suited for global architectural and industrial coatings, low-VOC EnviroGem® 360 boosts low-energy substrate wetting, lowers foam, and minimizes film forming temperature and coating defects, all without contributing to VOC content. Product does not contain alkylphenol ethoxylates, which are persistent in environment and suspected of being endocrine disruptors.

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Electrical Equipment & Systems

Air Products to Lead DLA Hydrogen Powered Forklift Demonstration Program

LEHIGH VALLEY, Pa., Aug. 29 / / - Air Products (NYSE:APD) today announced it has signed an agreement with the Defense Logistics Agency's (DLA) Research and Development Program as lead contractor for a two-year demonstration program to develop an indoor hydrogen fueling station technology infrastructure to fuel 20 hydrogen fuel cell-powered forklifts for daily warehouse operations at the Defense...

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Electrical Equipment & Systems

Air Products India JV Brings Air Separation Unit On-Stream for Essar Steel in India

LEHIGH VALLEY, Pa., May 30 /-- Air Products today announced that its joint venture in India, INOX Air Products Ltd, has brought a new air separation unit (ASU) on-stream to supply gaseous products to Essar Steel, one of the top six steel producers in India. The 900 metric tons per day (mtpd) ASU will supply oxygen, nitrogen and argon to support the increasing steel production of Essar Steel in...

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