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Airgas USA, LLC

Please be advised that Airgas East, the University preferred contract supplier for gases, has changed its name to Airgas USA, LLC, effective December 10, 2012. Their new BEN Buys supplier number is 528199 . All content is available in the Penn Marketplace under Airgas USA, LLC.

The University's Preferred Contract Supplier of Industrial, Medial & Research Gases

Airgas USA, LLC, the largest United States based distributor of industrial, medical, and specialty gases and related equipment, safety supplies and MRO products and services, is a University preferred contract supplier and Penn Marketplace participating supplier.

About the Contract

The Airgas USA, LLC preferred supplier contract is the result of the Purchasing Services partnership with the Philadelphia Area Collegiate Cooperative (PACC) and the Educational & Institutional Cooperative Services (E&I), higher education's preferred group purchasing organization. In partnership with E&I, Purchasing Services participates in group purchasing initiatives that will result in improved contracting and cost savings opportunities resulting from the leveraging of buying power with other purchasing organizations in higher education.

Ordering Information

All Airgas USA, LLC product requirements must be processed via the BEN Buys purchasing system. The online product catalog with Penn specific contract pricing is available in the Penn Marketplace. The University's MasterCard Purchasing Card cannot be used for purchases from Airgas USA, LLC. Additional product and pricing information is available from the Airgas USA, LLC sales representative listed below.

Contact Information: To report an issue, service or product request

Supplier Contact Information
BEN Buys Supplier #: 528199
Account Manager: Stacy Hill
Phone #: (215) 492-4293
Primary Customer Service Specialist: Lu Formisan
Phone #: (484) 273-3132
Secondary Customer Service Specialist: Mike Schaffer
Phone #: (484) 273-3130
Back-Up Service Specialist: Tim Clark
Phone #: (855) 636-6316 ext.4119
Fax #: (855) 859-8207
General Customer Service: (855) 636-6316


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