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CF Industries Confirms Accident at Hardee County Mine

Saturday, February 12, 2011

CF Industries Confirms Accident at Hardee County Mine10:05 EST Saturday, February 12, 2011 DEERFIELD, Ill. (Business Wire) -- CF Industries Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:CF) confirmed that a vehicle accident occurred this morning in which an earth-moving contractor's employee was injured at its Hardee Phosphate Complex in Hardee County, Florida. Emergency response personnel and the Mine Safety and Health Administation (MSHA) are on the scene. “Our thoughts are with the contractor's employee and his family right now,” said Nick Katzaras, General Manager of the mine. Company personnel are cooperating with officials and have begun a full investigation. About CF Industries Holdings, Inc. CF Industries Holdings, Inc., headquartered in Deerfield, Illinois, is the holding company for theoperations of CF Industries, Inc. CF Industries is a global leader in nitrogen and phosphate fertilizer manufacturing and distribution, serving both agricultural and industrial customers. CF Industries operates world-class nitrogen fertilizer manufacturing complexes in the central United States and Canada; conducts phosphate mining and manufacturing operations in Central Florida; and distributes fertilizer products through a system of terminals, warehouses, and associated transportation equipment located primarily in the Midwestern United States. The company also owns 50 percent interests in GrowHow UK Limited, a fertilizer manufacturer in the United Kingdom; an ammonia facility in The Republic of Trinidad and Tobago; and KEYTRADE AG, a global fertilizer trading organization headquartered near Zurich, Switzerland. CF Industries Holdings, Inc.Terry Huch, 847-405-2515Senior Director, Investor Relations and Corporate