Industrial gas giant
Air Products & Chemicals Inc.
) has extended its PRISM Hydrogen Generator product line and can
now produce more than 4,500 normal cubic meters of hydrogen per
hour (4.1 million standard cubic feet per day).
Air Products' PRISM Hydrogen Generators, used for on-site gas
production, are based on the company's proprietary reformer
technology in combination with hydrogen pressure swing adsorption
capabilities. The generators can offer hydrogen at very low cost
to industries such as chemical processing, glass, electronics,
steel and metals processing in all geographic locations
Air Products has so far contracted more than 30 and installed
over 20 PRISM Hydrogen Generators that are operating around the
world. Currently, Air Products is working with various global
applications for larger PRISM hydrogen plants. It can readily
access Air Products' global sales, supply chain, product
manufacturing, and operations network to meet the broad range of
customer requirements around the world.
These PRISM Hydrogen Generators feature a compact modular
design that facilitates easy field installation, a fast start-up
and delivers high reliability. Air Products has a separate
technical support team that enhances customer's safety, helps to
increase process efficiency and optimizes gas usage.
Air Products is the leading global supplier of hydrogen to
refineries and is the world's largest hydrogen distribution
network. The company is involved in over 150 hydrogen fueling
projects in the U.S. and 20 countries globally. The extension of
the PRISM Hydrogen Generators for on-site gas production is an
important addition to the Air Products portfolio of hydrogen
supply options together with traditional bulk liquid and gas
delivery, large on-site HyCO plants and pipeline supply.
Air Products currently holds a Zacks Rank #4 (Sell).
Other companies in the chemical industry having favorable
Zacks Rank are
PPG Industries Inc.
). All of them hold Zacks Rank #2 (Buy)
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