MRO Magazine

Horsehead Corporation’s Monaca Property Sold to Shell

June 15, 2015
By Business Wire News


Horsehead Holding Corp. (NASDAQ: ZINC) today announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Horsehead Corporation, closed on the sale to Shell Chemical Appalachia LLC of the land in Monaca, PA on which was located Horsehead Corporation’s former zinc smelter facility . Terms of the transaction are confidential.

About Horsehead

Horsehead Holding Corp. (“Horsehead”) (Nasdaq: ZINC) is the parent company of Horsehead Corporation, a leading U.S. producer of specialty zinc and zinc-based products and a leading recycler of electric arc furnace dust; The International Metals Reclamation Company LLC (“INMETCO”), a leading recycler of metals-bearing wastes and a leading processor of nickel-cadmium (NiCd) batteries in North America; and Zochem Inc., a zinc oxide producer located in Brampton, Ontario. Horsehead, headquartered in Pittsburgh, Pa., employs approximately 700 people and has seven facilities throughout the U.S. and Canada. Visit for more information.

Horsehead Holding Corp.
Ali Alavi, Sr. Vice President, 724-773-2212