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Food
Select a step where Air Liquide intervenes in your value chain
  • AGRICULTURE

  • PROCESSING

  • PACKAGING

  • COLD TRANSPORTATION

  • RETAIL AND FOOD SERVICE

Safety storage

Many agricultural commodities are flammable. For example, grain dust is explosive and stored nuts can burn. However, combustion requires oxygen and shielding the flammable commodity from oxygen can prevent fire or explosion. Nitrogen and carbon dioxide are commonly used for this application.  

Gases