XASE:RTK Insider Activity 4 Filing - 3/21/2012

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FORM 4
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UNITED STATES SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549

STATEMENT OF CHANGES IN BENEFICIAL OWNERSHIP OF SECURITIES

Filed pursuant to Section 16(a) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, Section 17(a) of the Public Utility Holding Company Act of 1935 or Section 30(h) of the Investment Company Act of 1940
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(Print or Type Responses)
1. Name and Address of Reporting Person *
Cohrs Dan J
  2. Issuer Name and Ticker or Trading Symbol
RENTECH INC /CO/ [RTK]
5. Relationship of Reporting Person(s) to Issuer
(Check all applicable)
_____ Director _____ 10% Owner
__X__ Officer (give title below) _____ Other (specify below)
Chief Financial Officer
(Last)
(First)
(Middle)
10877 WILSHIRE BLVD., SUITE 600
3. Date of Earliest Transaction (Month/Day/Year)
03/21/2012
(Street)

LOS ANGELES, CA 90024
4. If Amendment, Date Original Filed (Month/Day/Year)
6. Individual or Joint/Group Filing (Check Applicable Line)
_X_ Form filed by One Reporting Person
___ Form filed by More than One Reporting Person
(City)
(State)
(Zip)
Table I - Non-Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
1.Title of Security
(Instr. 3)
2. Transaction Date (Month/Day/Year) 2A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (Month/Day/Year) 3. Transaction Code
(Instr. 8)
4. Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed of (D)
(Instr. 3, 4 and 5)
5. Amount of Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s)
(Instr. 3 and 4)
6. Ownership Form: Direct (D) or Indirect (I)
(Instr. 4)
7. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership
(Instr. 4)
Code V Amount (A) or (D) Price
Common Stock 03/21/2012   S   40,000 D $2.06 317,026 D  
Common Stock 03/23/2012   S   40,000 D $2.04 277,026 D  

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Table II - Derivative Securities Acquired, Disposed of, or Beneficially Owned
(e.g., puts, calls, warrants, options, convertible securities)
1. Title of Derivative Security
(Instr. 3)
2. Conversion or Exercise Price of Derivative Security 3. Transaction Date (Month/Day/Year) 3A. Deemed Execution Date, if any (Month/Day/Year) 4. Transaction Code
(Instr. 8)
5. Number of Derivative Securities Acquired (A) or Disposed of (D)
(Instr. 3, 4, and 5)
6. Date Exercisable and Expiration Date
(Month/Day/Year)
7. Title and Amount of Underlying Securities
(Instr. 3 and 4)
8. Price of Derivative Security
(Instr. 5)
9. Number of Derivative Securities Beneficially Owned Following Reported Transaction(s)
(Instr. 4)
10. Ownership Form of Derivative Security: Direct (D) or Indirect (I)
(Instr. 4)
11. Nature of Indirect Beneficial Ownership
(Instr. 4)
Code V (A) (D) Date Exercisable Expiration Date Title Amount or Number of Shares
Restricted Stock Units (1)               (1) 11/17/2012 Common Stock 185,000   123,333 D  
Restricted Stock Units (2)               (2) 12/10/2012 Common Stock 32,804   32,804 D  
Restricted Stock Units (3)               (3) 10/04/2013 Common Stock 176,471   117,647 D  
Option for Common Stock $0.95               (4) 10/04/2020 Common Stock 411,765   411,765 D  

Reporting Owners

Reporting Owner Name / Address Relationships
 Director  10% Owner  Officer  Other
Cohrs Dan J
10877 WILSHIRE BLVD., SUITE 600
LOS ANGELES, CA 90024
      Chief Financial Officer  

Signatures

 /s/ Dan J. Cohrs   03/23/2012
** Signature of Reporting Person Date

Explanation of Responses:

* If the form is filed by more than one reporting person, see Instruction 4(b)(v).
** Intentional misstatements or omissions of facts constitute Federal Criminal Violations. See 18 U.S.C. 1001 and 15 U.S.C. 78ff(a).
(1) Each restricted stock unit represents a contingent right to receive one share of common stock. One-third of the restricted stock units vested on November 17, 2010 and the remaining two-thirds will vest equally on each of the next two anniversaries of November 17, 2009, subject to the reporting person's continued employment with the Company on each such date.
(2) Each restricted stock unit represents a contingent right to receive one share of common stock. Fifty percent of the restricted stock units are vested in consideration for the reporting person allocating a portion of his or her cash bonus to purchase such units at the fair market value of $1.69 per unit based on the closing price of the Company's common stock on December 10, 2009, and the remaining fifty percent vest on December 10, 2012, subject to the reporting person's continued employment with the Company on such date.
(3) Each restricted stock unit represents a contingent right to receive one share of common stock. One-third of the restricted stock units vest on each of the first three anniversaries of October 4, 2010, subject to the reporting person's continued employment with the Company on each such date.
(4) The option vests in three equal installments of common stock on the first, second and third anniversaries of the vesting start date (October 4, 2010), subject to reporting person's continued employment with the Company on each such date.

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