Saluting Innovation at Air Products for being recognized as one of the world's most innovative companies by both Thomson Reuters and Forbes magazine. Thomson Reuters’ 2013 Top 100 Global Innovators list honors the 100 corporations and institutions around the world that are at the heart of innovation as measured by a series of proprietary patent-related metrics; Air Products is the only industrial gas company represented in the list. Forbes magazine recognizes corporations on a different level in their 2013 list of The World’s Most Innovative Companies; relying on investors’ ability to identify firms they expect to be innovative now and in the future based on an established innovation premium metric. Air Products has earned a spot on the Forbes list every year since its inception in 2011. They are being recognized for their applications of innovation to energy, environment, and emerging market needs. We salute Air Products for their passion for understanding their customers’ challenges and delivering unique, sustainable solutions.