July 01, 2004 Lehigh Valley, Pa.
Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. (NYSE:APD) announced today that effective August 1, 2004 it will implement, in North America, a two percent (2%) price increase for Ancamide®, Ancamine®, Anquamine®and Anquamide®epoxy curing agents. Air Products will also increase by two percent the prices for Epodil®reactive diluents, Nourybond®adhesion promoters and Hybridur®resin dispersions. The increases are all being implemented to offset higher costs for energy, raw materials, drums and transportation associated with the production and delivery of these products.
***NOTE: This release may contain forward-looking statements. Actual results could vary materially, due to changes in current expectations.