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
166 485 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.