western Pennsylvania slag recycler has filed for Chapter 11
bankruptcy protection in U.S. Bankruptcy Court in
Green Global LLC is managed by Nick Shilatz Jr., who is listed
in court documents as managing director of USB LLC. The
company, which has been engaged in extracting metals from slag,
listed assets of between $100,000 and $500,000 and liabilities
of between $1 million and $10 million.
unsecured creditors include the Internal Revenue Service, its
landlord, a trucking company and several employees.
Shilatz, who could not
be reached for comment, also is facing two lawsuits, and a
judgment has been filed against him in a third matter.
Felman Production LLC is suing Green Global in U.S. District
Court in Pennsylvania for $487,462 for allegedly failing to pay
for silicomanganese furnace slag from its New Haven, W.Va.,
England-based Westbrook Resources Ltd. is suing Green Global in
Allegheny County (Pa.) Court of Common Pleas for more than
$351,600 for Westbrook-owned manganese ore that was shipped to
a Maryland steel mill.
In 2012, a federal
court in Pennsylvania awarded a judgment against Green Global,
which also conducts business as Green Global Resources LLC, for
$110,735 for failing to pay rental and repair fees on
industrial pumps from Bridgeport, N.J.-based Godwin Pumps of