CPG III/RMAN III
CPG III designated an additional 18 products that are or can be made with recovered materials. RMAN III provides EPAs recommendations for purchasing these items containing recovered materials. Click below to link to the Federal Register notices, technical background document, and other documents related to CPG III and RMAN III.
Federal Register Notices
Notices for the CPG III and RMAN III final designation.
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Comprehensive Procurement Guidelines IIIBackground Document (PDF) (215 pp, 381K) | Text (163 pp, 450K)
This document provides a comprehensive summary of all the supporting analyses used by EPA to issue the final CPG III and the final RMAN III. The document explains EPA's overall objectives, the process for designating procurement items, and the methodology used in recommending recovered materials content levels for those items designated in the CPG III. In addition, it lists the recommended procurement practices for designated items and provides EPA's detailed response to public comments received on the proposed CPG III and draft RMAN III Federal Register notices.
Other Supporting Documents
for Final CPG III and Final RMAN III Background Document
(PDF) (34 pp, 64K), Office of Solid Waste (name changed to Office of Resource Conservation and Recovery on January 18, 2009), US EPA, September, 1999.
Text (27 pp, 68K)
Impact Analysis for the Final Comprehensive Procurement
Guideline III (PDF) (30 pp, 63K), Office of Solid Waste (name changed to Office of Resource Conservation and Recovery on January 18, 2009), US EPA, July 14, 1999. |
Text (26 pp, 69K)
- Index of Support Documents (PDF) (1 pg, 4K) | Text (1 pg, 2K)