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Merck & Co., Inc. is a global research-driven
and services company. Merck discovers, develops, manufactures,
markets a broad range of innovative products to improve human
animal health, directly and through its joint ventures.
the relationship between people and the planet on "World
in the Balance," a two-hour Earth Day special, airing
Tuesday, April 20, 2004 at 8:00pm
et/pt on PBS (check local listings).
Click HERE to
visit the PBS web site for "World in the Balance."
...products, services and technologies are
used by almost 1 million
customers in 40 countries.
A Fortune 500 company and the largest
industrial gases supplier in North and South America, Praxair is rapidly growing in
Asia, and has strong, well-established businesses in Southern
Praxair's primary products are oxygen, nitrogen,
hydrogen, electronics gases and a wide range of specialty gases.
All together, Praxair serves approximately 25 industry segments
as diverse as
healthcare and steel making; computer-chip manufacture and
carbonation; fiber-optics and petroleum refining; and aerospace,
and water treatment.