Tennessee Department of Transportation
Waste Characterization Profile
 
 
1) Description of waste and facility name(s)/location where waste is generated.
  Discarded RCRA-Hazardous Herbicides (WP-027)
  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
166 020 2.4-D AMINE SALT(EMULSAMINE)
166 485 POAST
166 675 BANVEL 720 (HERBICIDE)
 
3) Description of process generating the waste.
  Waste RCRA-hazardous herbicides containing 2,4-D and other active ingredients. Waste is generated when containers are not triple rinsed or herbicide is discarded.
 
4)  Is the waste a hazardous waste ? Yes  No      
  If yes, hazardous waste code(s) D016
  Initial Characterization/Process Knowledge Yes  No    
  Re-characterization (process change) Yes   No     
  DOT Shipping Name:            
  Hazardous waste, liquid, n.o.s., 9, NA3082, PGIII (contains 2,4-D, D016)            
               
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.