About Us

We are the United Steelworkers, Local 499. We currently consist of approximatey 250 members from Pleasants, Ritchie, Tyler, Washington, Wood, and Wirt counties in West Virginia and Ohio. Local 499 is an amalgamated union made up of Allnex, Axens, Solvay, and Zoetis. Our members are leaders in your communities, in your work places, in our governments and more. We believe in better. We stand up and fight back for better. We work for working families.