CPG IV/RMAN IV
CPG IV designated an additional seven products that are or can be made with recovered materials. In addition, CPG IV revised the designation for three items. RMAN IV 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 IV and RMAN IV.
Federal Register Notices
Notices for the CPG IV and RMAN IV final designation.
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- CPG IV (April 30, 2004) | PDF Version (12 pp, 114K)
- RMAN IV (April 30, 2004) | PDF Version (12 pp, 137K)
Background Document for the Final Comprehensive
Procurement Guideline (CPG) IV and Final Recovered
Materials Advisory Notice (RMAN) IV (PDF) (146 pp, 444K)
The document provides a comprehensive summary of all supporting analyses used by EPA to issue the final CPG IV and the final RMAN IV. 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 IV. 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 IV and draft RMAN IV Federal Register notices.
Other Supporting Documents
for Final CPG IV and Final RMAN IV Background Document
(PDF) (33 pp, 143K), Office of Solid Waste (name changed to Office of Resource Conservation and Recovery on January 18, 2009), US EPA,
- Economic Impact Analysis for the Final Comprehensive Procurement Guidelines IV (PDF) (30 pp, 139K), Office of Solid Waste (name changed to Office of Resource Conservation and Recovery on January 18, 2009), US EPA, May 2004.