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AIRGAS, INC. ACQUIRES INDUSTRIAL GAS DISTRIBUTOR

 RADNOR, Pa., Dec. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Airgas, Inc. (NYSE: ARG), today announced it has acquired the assets of Geneva Welding Supply, Inc. of Geneva, N.Y.
 The company, a distributor of industrial, medical, and specialty gases and related equipment, operates out of two locations in Geneva and has annual sales of approximately $2.5 million. The company will operate as part of Empire Airgas.
 Airgas, Inc., has completed the purchase of 11 distributors since April 1, 1993 with sales of approximately $72 million.
 Currently, the Airgas distributor network includes over 300 locations in 36 states and Canada. Airgas, Inc. is the largest distributor of industrial, medical, and specialty gases and related equipment in the United States with annual sales in excess of $500 million.
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 /CONTACT: Britton H. Murdoch or Gordon L. Keen Jr. of Airgas, 215-687-5253/
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CO: Airgas, Inc.; Geneva Welding Supply, Inc. ST: Pennsylvania IN: SU: TNM

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