Tennessee Department of Transportation
Waste Characterization Profile
 
 
1) Description of waste and facility name(s)/location where waste is generated.
  Discarded Waste Adhesives and Glues (WP-021)
  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
038 140 SCOTCHLANE PRIMER (GLUE)
038 143 EPOXY, REFLECTOR
038 395 EPOXY-ADHESIVE & HARDNER (PAVMT. MKRS)
225 120 TUBE PATCHING, 143 HOTPATCH LARGE
225 130 GLUE, TUBE & TIRE PATCHING
915 100 CEMENT RUBBER 4 OUNCE SIZE
915 150 CEMENT RUBBER-GAL.SIZE
915 200 CEMENT, THINNER-PT. SIZE
915 225 CEMENT, PERMATEX, AEROSOL CAN
915 250 CEMENT, GASKET
915 275 SILICONE, PERMATEX
915 276 SILICONE SPRAY, PERMATEX PART NO. 116DA
915 277 PERMATEX SEALER 3 OUNCE TUBE
915 278 COPPER COAT SEALER
915 279 PERMATEX SILICONE GASKET 26BR (RED)
915 280 PERMATEX SILICONE GASKET 598BR (BLACK)
915 281 PERMATEX SILICONE GASKT101B ULTRA COPPER
915 282 HIGH TACK GLUE C-1000 DOW-ELLING
915 300 CEMENT GASKET SHELLAC
915 301 SPRAY A GASKET ADHES PERMATEX 99MA 9 OZ
915 304 GASKET CLEANER QUART
915 325 CEMENT, SOLVENT, R.S. PIPE
915 350 CEMENT 3M WEATHERSTRIP
915 400 CEMENT PERMATEX NO. 1 HARDSETTING
915 450 CEMENT PERMATEX NO. 2 NON-HARDSETTING
915 455 GLUE, GENERAL USE
915 456 GLUE, PVC
915 460 LOCTITE REAR VIEW MIRROR ADHESIVE
915 500 PUTTY EPOXY
 
3) Description of process generating the waste.
  Containers of unused adhesives, epoxies and glues were generated during highway marking activities. Constituents listed represent a range of products used.
 
4)  Is the waste a hazardous waste ? Yes  No      
  If yes, hazardous waste code(s) D001 D035
  Initial Characterization/Process Knowledge Yes  No    
  Re-characterization (process change) Yes   No     
  DOT Shipping Name:            
  Waste adhesives, 3, UN1133, 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.