Airgas Merchant Gases provides industrial, medical and specialty gases and related equipment, safety supplies, and maintenance, repair and overhaul products and services to the industrial and commercial markets. It serves the medical and health care, metal fabrication and construction industries. The company offers including carbon dioxide, helium, hydrogen, nitrogen, acetylene, propane, oxygen and medical device gases. It also provides safety clothing and footwear, first-aid kits, disposable masks, gas monitors, and calibration and fire equipment. Additionally, the company provides cutting tools, abrasives, electric power tools, industrial brushes and hydrogen generators. Airgas Merchant Gases is owned and operated by Airgas, which has more than 13,000 employees in over 1,000 locations throughout the United States. Airgas Merchant Gases is located in Canton, Ohio.