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Air Products Increases Prices for Polyurethane Prepolymers and Curatives

LEHIGH VALLEY, Pa. (June 16, 2008) – Air Products (NYSE:APD) today announced that effective July 15, 2008, or as contracts allow, it will increase prices in North America on all Airthane® and Versathane® polyurethane prepolymers, and Versalink® polyurethane curatives. The amount of the price increase will vary based on product type and are detailed below:


Polyether Backbone Prepolymers
Airthane PET, PHP, PPT, APC and API series
prepolymers (e.g. PET-95A, PHP-75D)
Versathane 1090, 1160, and 2070


Polyester Backbone Prepolymers
Airthane PST series prepolymers (e.g. PST-80A)
Versathane A series prepolymers (e.g. A9, A9QM)

Versalink Curatives
Versalink P1000, P650, P250, 740M and MCDEA

This price increase is necessary to offset increases in the cost of raw materials, transportation costs related to fuel prices, and container costs related to steel.

***NOTE: This release may contain forward-looking statements. Actual results could vary materially, due to changes in current expectations.


Media Inquiries:
Robert Brown
Tel: (610) 481-1192

Investor Inquiries:
Nelson Squires
Tel: (610) 481-7461

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