PurityPlus® Oxygen 5.0: The Preferred Ultra-High-Purity, Research-Grade Oxygen in Pittsburgh


Greco Gas is a important player in producing and distributing PurityPlus® research-grade oxygen. It’s labeled as Oxygen 5.0. With a 99.999% purity rating, it’s the top grade of oxygen PurityPlus® turns out. That makes it ideal for use in all sorts of critical Pittsburgh laboratory and industrial applications.

In laboratories, PurityPlus® Oxygen 5.0 typically serves as either a bleaching or an oxidizing agent, as a combustible for flame ionization detectors, and wherever analytical or developmental applications benefit in a major way from oxygen of such purity.

Industrial uses for PurityPlus® Oxygen 5.0 cover a lot of ground. This, for instance, is the premier gas for laser-etching silicon substrates in the manufacture of semiconductors. It also serves quite often as an element in gas compounds used to advance industrial hygiene and safety.

What’s more, you’ll find PurityPlus® Oxygen 5.0 used extensively in …

  • gas welding, gas cutting, and kindred industry applications;
  • the steel industry – mainly to raise combustion temperatures in blast and open-hearth furnaces;
  • oxidation processes crucial to the chemical, pharmaceutical, and petroleum industries;
  • glass and ceramic manufacture;
  • pulp and paper manufacturing – mostly as a bleaching chemical in the production of high-quality bleached pulp;
  • the medical and healthcare industries – where maximum purity is critical, say, during surgery, for intensive-care treatment, and for inhalation therapy;
  • waste-water treatment plants.

There are, as you’ve no doubt reckoned, other jobs for PurityPlus® Oxygen 5.0. But these are the uses to which the greater number of our Pittsburgh-area customers put it. Besides the fact that we make it unreservedly available to them – wherever and whenever they need it – our customers also appreciate the personal, localized service we provide … as well as our uniform, highly competitive pricing.

To get the ultra-high-purity, research-grade oxygen you require, contact Greco Gas, your next-door PurityPlus® Partner and specialty gas professional, today.