Air Products and Chemicals, Inc.

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In the Matter of Air Products and Chemicals, Inc., a corporation.
FTC Matter/File Number:

101 0093

Docket Number:


Enforcement Type:

Part 2 Consents

Case Summary

Industrial gas supplier Air Products and Chemicals, Inc. reached an agreement with the Commission requiring the company to sell certain liquid gas assets to resolves FTC charges that Air Products’ proposed acquisition of Airgas would harm competition in five regional markets for bulk liquid oxygen and bulk liquid nitrogen, which are used in a range of applications from hospital patient care to the manufacture of frozen foods.