Tennessee Department of Transportation
Waste Characterization Profile
 
 
1) Description of waste and facility name(s)/location where waste is generated.
  Spent Cleaning Solution from Spray Tip Cleanup- Actisol (WP-018)
  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
605 105 CLEANER, DEGREASER
 
3) Description of process generating the waste.
  THIS WASTE STREAM WAS DETERMINED TO BE NON-HAZARDOUS: old process (Corrosive road painting waste was generated from the clean out of the spray tips on the road striping trucks. This waste stream includes actisol solvent, a mixture of 2-butoxyethanol (butyl cellosolve) and sodium silicates.)
 
4)  Is the waste a hazardous waste ? Yes   No     
  If yes, hazardous waste code(s) D002
  Initial Characterization/Process Knowledge Yes  No    
  Re-characterization (process change) Yes  No      
  DOT Shipping Name:            
  Corrosive liquid, basic, inorganic, n.o.s., 8, UN3266, PGI            
               
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 WAS CLOSED STATE-WIDE AS THE WASTE WAS DETERMINED TO BE NON-HAZARDOUS DURING FIELD ACTIVITIES.