SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of
the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported)
November 21, 2012
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
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(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions (see General Instruction A.2. below):
On November 21, 2012, Heckmann Corporation (the Company) issued a press release announcing that it has received all necessary consents and approvals in connection with the Badlands Power Fuels, LLC (Power Fuels) merger (the Merger). The Company also announced that the Merger is expected to close on November 30, 2012.
A copy of the press release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1. The information in this Item 8.01 and the exhibit attached hereto is being furnished and shall not be deemed filed for purposes of Section 18 of the United States Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the Exchange Act), or incorporated by reference into those filings of the Company that provide for the incorporation of all reports and documents filed by the Company under the Exchange Act.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.