Zinc Plant

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Governor Cautiously Optimistic About Shell Plant In Monaca

Shell Oil is proposing a huge petrochemical plant in Monaca. Currently it’s home to the Horse Head Corporation zinc plant. The zinc plant is about to close and move to North Carolina, eliminating hundreds of jobs for our region.


Investigations into Zinc Plant explosion

Federal investigators are looking for the cause of an explosion that killed two zinc plant workers. They will also be looking at similar fatal explosions overseas for answers. Officials with the U.S. Chemical Safety Board say the […]