Airgas, Inc. (NYSE: ARG) today announced that the Board of Directors
declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.40 per share, payable
on December 28, 2012 to shareholders of record as of December 14, 2012.
About Airgas, Inc.
Airgas, Inc. (NYSE: ARG), through its subsidiaries, is one of the
nation’s leading suppliers of industrial, medical and specialty gases,
and hardgoods, such as welding equipment and related products. Airgas is
a leading U.S. producer of atmospheric gases with 16 air separation
plants, a leading producer of carbon dioxide, dry ice, and nitrous
oxide, one of the largest U.S. suppliers of safety products, and a
leading U.S. supplier of refrigerants, ammonia products, and process
chemicals. More than 15,000 employees work in approximately 1,100
locations, including branches, retail stores, gas fill plants, specialty
gas labs, production facilities and distribution centers. Airgas also
markets 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.