Frequent Questions

What is the Comprehensive Procurement Guidelines (CPG) Supplier Database?

The CPG Supplier Database is a comprehensive list of registered companies that provide items containing federally required amounts of recycled materials.

If you would like to add your company to the EPA's CPG Product Supplier Directory, please review the types of products eligible for listing and the accompanying recycled-content recommendations.

If your company's product(s) meet(s) the specified recommended recovered materials content ranges and product specifications, you may send information on your product to CPG ( Please be sure to include information on its recycled content, product category, and specific product type, as well as full contact information for your company.  You can anticipate a response within 15 business days.  If all of this information is received and your company's product is determined to meet the product specifications, you can anticipate to be added to the CPG Product Supplier Directory within one month of your complete submittal and you will be notified as such.

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