CALGARY, ALBERTA--(Marketwire - June 15, 2012) - Newalta (TSX:NAL.TO - News) today announced that it has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.10 per common share for the second quarter of 2012, payable on July 16, 2012, to all shareholders of record on June 29, 2012. The ex-dividend date is June 27, 2012.
Newalta expects that the dividends will be "eligible dividends" for income tax purposes and thus qualify for the enhanced gross-up and tax credit regime for certain shareholders.
Newalta is North America's leading provider of innovative, engineered environmental solutions that enable customers to reduce disposal, enhance recycling and recover valuable resources from industrial residues. We serve customers onsite directly at their operations and through a network of 85 locations in Canada and the U.S. Our proven processes, portfolio of more than 250 operating permits and excellent record of safety make us the first choice provider of sustainability enhancing services to oil, natural gas, petrochemical, refining, lead, manufacturing and mining markets. With a skilled team of more than 2,000 people, two decade track record of profitable expansion and commitment to commercializing new solutions, Newalta is positioned for sustained future growth and improvement. Newalta trades on the TSX as NAL. For more information, visit www.newalta.com.
Anne M. Plasterer
Executive Director, Investor Relations