Tennessee Department of Transportation
Waste Characterization Profile
 
 
1) Description of waste and facility name(s)/location where waste is generated.
  Spent Antifreeze (WP-001)
  Tennessee Department of Transportation Facilities (state-wide)
 
2)  Listing of all products that constitute or potentially constitute the waste across TDOT facilities.
Note: Products listed with product codes were generated using inventory data in 2001.
 
Product Code Product Description
510 075 ANTIFREEZE
510 076 ANTIFREEZE
510 077 ANTIFREEZE, DIESEL GALLON
510 078 ANTIFREEZE, BIODEGRADABLE
510 079 ANTIFREEZE, RED(FOR 96 & NEWER VEHICLES)
510 080 ANTIFREEZE GASOLINE/DIESEL
 
3) Description of process generating the waste.
  Used antifreeze is generated during vehicle/truck and equipment maintenance activities that include a periodic changeout of antifreeze. Used antifreeze was collected in 55-gallon drums (separate from used oil) and transported offsite by a waste hauler.
 
4)  Is the waste a hazardous waste ? Yes  No      
  If yes, hazardous waste code(s) D006 D008 D010 D011 D039 D040
  Initial Characterization/Process Knowledge Yes  No    
  Re-characterization (process change) Yes   No     
  DOT Shipping Name:            
  RQ, Hazardous waste, liquid, n.o.s., 9, NA3082, PGIII (contains ethylene glycol, D006, D008, D010, D011, D039, D040)            
               
5) Determination memorandum: provides basis of determination, including MSDS, review of waste codes, and any analytical data.
  Data and/or memoranda are located in project files at TDOT Headquarters where available.
 
6) Special Information about this waste.
  This waste stream is not determined to be hazardous if the guidance issued from TDEC is followed.