Harsco Corporation Declares Regular Quarterly Cash Dividend

Harsco Corporation Declares Regular Quarterly Cash Dividend

Action Marks Harsco's 252nd Consecutive Quarterly Cash Dividend to

CAMP HILL, Pa., Jan. 28, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Board of Directors of
Harsco Corporation (NYSE:HSC) has declared a regular quarterly cash dividend
of $0.2050 per share, or $0.82 per share on an annualized basis, payable May
15, 2013 to shareholders of record at the close of business on April 15, 2013.

The action marks the Company's 252^nd consecutive quarterly cash dividend to
shareholders and continues the Company's long-standing series of reliable
dividend payments every year since 1939.

Harsco Corporation is a diversified industrial company serving major
industries that are fundamental to worldwide economic and infrastructure
development, including steel and metals production, construction, railways and
energy. Harsco's common stock is a component of the S&P MidCap 400 Index and
the Russell 1000 Index. Additional information can be found at www.harsco.com.

The Harsco Corporation logo is available at

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         Kenneth Julian

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