LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Rentech Nitrogen Partners, L.P. (NYSE: RNF) announced today that Halbert S. Washburn has resigned from its Board of Directors. Mr. Washburn will continue in his role as Chairman of the board of Rentech, Inc.
Keith Forman, CEO of Rentech Nitrogen, said, “Hal has been an excellent contributor to Rentech Nitrogen’s business, strategy and operations. We value Hal’s expertise and look forward to his continued role as chairman of Rentech.”
About Rentech Nitrogen, L.P.
Rentech Nitrogen (www.rentechnitrogen.com) was formed by Rentech, Inc. to own, operate and expand its nitrogen fertilizer business. Rentech Nitrogen’s assets consist of two fertilizer production facilities owned by its operating subsidiaries. The East Dubuque facility is located in the northwestern corner of Illinois, and uses natural gas as a feedstock to produce primarily anhydrous ammonia and UAN solution for sale to customers in the Mid Corn Belt. The Pasadena facility is located in Pasadena, Texas, along the Houston Ship Channel; it uses ammonia and sulfur as feedstocks to produce ammonium sulfate and ammonium thiosulfate fertilizers, and sulfuric acid. Rentech Nitrogen is the largest producer of synthetic granulated ammonium sulfate fertilizer in North America, with sales in the United States and internationally.