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)
|January 28, 2021|
DARLING INGREDIENTS INC.
|(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)|
|(State or Other Jurisdiction|
5601 N. MacArthur Blvd., Irving, Texas 75038
(Address of Principal Executive Offices) (Zip Code)
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (972) 717-0300
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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
|Title of each class||Trading Symbol(s)||Name of each exchange on which registered|
|Common stock $0.01 par value per share||DAR||New York Stock Exchange||(“NYSE”)|
Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (§230.405 of this chapter) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (§240.12b-2 of this chapter).
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Item 8.01. Other Events
On January 28, 2021, Darling Ingredients Inc. issued a press release announcing that Diamond Green Diesel, its 50/50 joint venture with Valero Energy Corporation, had received final approval from its joint venture partners to proceed with the construction of a new renewable diesel production facility to be located at Valero’s Port Arthur, Texas refinery. A copy of the press release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits.
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.
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|Date: January 28, 2021||By:||/s/ John F. Sterling|| |
| || ||John F. Sterling|| |
| || ||Executive Vice President,|