Covanta Holding Corporation to Present at Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2012 Leveraged Finance Conference

MORRISTOWN, NJ--(Marketwire - Nov 28, 2012) - Covanta Holding Corporation ( NYSE : CVA ) ("Covanta" or the "Company"), a leading global owner and operator of Energy-from-Waste ("EfW") projects, is scheduled to participate in the Bank of America Merrill Lynch 2012 Leveraged Finance Conference in Boca Raton, FL on Tuesday, December 4, 2012. Bradford Helgeson, Vice President & Treasurer, will be speaking at 4:50 PM (Eastern).

A live webcast of Covanta's presentation will be available at http://www.veracast.com/webcasts/baml/levfin2012/id51835500.cfm and archived through March 5, 2013. The webcast can also be accessed through the Investor Relations - Events section of the Covanta website at www.covantaenergy.com.

About Covanta
Covanta Holding Corporation ( NYSE : CVA ) is an internationally recognized owner and operator of large-scale Energy-from-Waste and renewable energy projects and a recipient of the Energy Innovator Award from the U.S. Department of Energy's Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy. Covanta's 44 Energy-from-Waste facilities provide communities with an environmentally sound solution to their solid waste disposal needs by using that municipal solid waste to generate clean, renewable energy. Annually, Covanta's modern Energy-from-Waste facilities safely and securely convert approximately 20 million tons of waste into 9 million megawatt hours of clean renewable electricity and approximately 9 billion pounds of steam that are sold to a variety of industries. For more information, visit www.covantaenergy.com.