Recycling Industries, Inc.


  • Pre-filing annual sales: $587 (millions of current dollars)
  • Pre-filing assets: $549 (millions of current dollars)
  • Pre-filing number of employees: 975
  • Sub-industry: 50 Wholesale Trade-durable Goods
  • Place of incorporation: CO
  • Court for city of headquarters: CO Denver
  • In business at filing? yes

Bankruptcy case

  • Chapter at filing: Chapter 11
  • Who filed case? debtors
  • Debtor's lead attorney: Lindquist Vennum
  • Date of filing: February 26, 1999
  • Judge at filing: Sidney B. Brooks
  • Court district of filing: CO
  • Court city of filing: Denver
  • Case number: 99-12167
  • Cause of bankruptcy: Not tort
  • Forum shop? Filed at headquarters

  • Case transferred? no
  • Destination court of transfer: not applicable
  • Creditors committee appointed? yes
  • ยง363 sale: no 363 sale
  • Dip loan final approval? yes
  • Plan type: free fall

  • Disposition status: dismissed
  • Date of disposition: December 8, 2000
  • Judge at disposition: Sidney B. Brooks
  • Days from filing to disposition: 651

After the case

  • Did firm emerge? not classified
  • Did firm refile? not classified

The BRD has been supported by grants from these organizations:

National Conference of Bankruptcy Judges

Turnaround Management Association

American Bankruptcy Institute

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