January 17, 2017

HORSEHEAD HOLDING LLC APPOINTS WAYNE ISAACS PERMANENT CHAIRMAN AND INTERIM CEO

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania -- (January 17, 2017) – Horsehead Holding LLC (“Horsehead” or “the Company”) today announced that the Horsehead Board of Directors (the “Board”) has appointed Wayne Isaacs, a veteran mining executive and distinguished leader in the base metals industry, as Chairman of the Board and Interim Chief Executive Officer, effective January 9, 2017.  Mr. Isaacs will replace James M. Hensler, who has stepped down from the position of Chief Executive Officer to pursue other opportunities.  The Company also announced that Michael J. Griffin, who previously served as a consultant to the Company, has been appointed Chief Operating Officer, effective January 9, 2017.  The Board has engaged Chicago-based executive search firm Heidrick & Struggles to commence a search for a permanent CEO, and expects to complete that process by the middle of 2017.

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September 30, 2016

Emergence from Bankruptcy

PITTSBURGH,  September 30, 2016  -- HORSEHEAD HOLDING LLC, together with certain of its subsidiaries (collectively, “Horsehead” or the “Company”) announced today that it has emerged from chapter 11 as a private company after successfully consummating its plan of reorganization (the “Plan”), which was confirmed by the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware on September 9, 2016.

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