Life Sciences & Healthcare

In life sciences and healthcare, quality and innovation must always come first.

It’s a given. But you’re also facing significant pressures—to lower costs, increase positive outcomes, drive innovation and make new discoveries—while adhering to tighter regulations and working with less funding and decreased reimbursements.

What to do? Adopt a smart, forward-thinking approach for your organization—with a trusted supplier that can help you innovate even with fewer resources, cut costs without sacrificing quality, streamline supply-chain complexity to improve organizational efficiencies and free up employees to focus on their specific goals.

Airgas Healthcare, an Air Liquide company, serves a wide range of operations involved in healthcare and life sciences, including:


Rely on service that connects, consults and completes

With a nationwide network of local experts and branches, we are your single-source supplier for medical and specialty gases, gas systems and cryogenic equipment. We care about your success as much as you care about your patients or research projects. And we provide vital tools necessary to help you deliver quality care or produce innovative research.

Airgas offers:


Medical-grade gases:

  • Oxygen, USP
  • Liquid oxygen, USP
  • Nitrogen, NF
  • Liquid nitrogen, NF
  • Nitrous oxide, USP
  • Laser mixes
  • Specialty gases
  • Compressed air, USP
  • Helium, USP
  • Drug/Device gas mixtures

Laboratory and specialty gases:

  • Liquid nitrogen
  • Liquid carbon dioxide
  • Helium
  • Pure hydrocarbons
  • Hydrocarbon blends
  • NIST-traceable calibration standards
  • EPA protocol standards
  • Refrigerants
  • Electronic-grade gases
  • Halocarbons
  • Process chemicals
  • Laser mixes
  • High-tolerance specialty gas mixtures

Gas-related equipment and services:

  • Cylinders (available in a wide variety of sizes)
  • MicroBulk delivery
  • Bulk delivery
  • Dry ice
  • Walk-O2-Bout® portable cylinders
  • Medical gas regulators
  • Emergency oxygen equipment
  • Carts, stands and wall mounts
  • Hoses
  • Connectors, nuts and nipples
  • Safety products
  • Oxygen therapy equipment
  • Sodalime
  • Medical gas piping and manifolds
  • Turnkey cryogenic solutions

By consolidating vendors into one trusted partner you can:

  • Streamline billing and invoicing
  • Minimize supply risks by relying on a partner with national resources
  • Boost efficiencies by simplifying supply-chain management
  • Stabilize and standardize supply and delivery

Find the right products and the right solutions—at the right time

An unrivaled national network of more than 1,100 locations, expert account managers, industry specialists, a dedicated telesales team and a robust eProcurement platform can help you find the right gases, the right equipment and the right end-to-end supply-chain solution to meet your needs.


Secure your samples with turnkey cryogenic solutions

Protect your irreplaceable biological and clinical samples with everything from storage systems and liquid nitrogen to vacuum-insulated piping and redundant monitoring.

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Supply Chain

Manage gases & hardgoods with Airgas OUTLOOK® Services

Eliminate waste, realize savings with a complete supply-chain solution for gases, welding and safety products that streamlines the whole management process.

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Packaged Gas Supply

Get your gases from a supplier that’s everywhere

Increase supply-chain efficiency with the convenience and expertise of Airgas packaged gas supply.

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