Tennessee Department of Transportation
Waste Characterization Profile
 
 
1) Description of waste and facility name(s)/location where waste is generated.
  Waste Screen Printing Inks (WP-036)
  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
022 432 DEC,DOUBLE ARROW W1-7 48 X 24
038 030 INK, SILK SCREEN-WHITE
038 040 INK, SILK SCREEN-RED
038 050 INK, SILK SCREEN-BLACK
038 052 INK, SILK SCREEN-GREEN
038 053 INK SILK SCREEN-BLUE
038 054 INK,SILK SCREEN #840 CLEAR
038 056 THINNER, SILK SCREEN INK
 
3) Description of process generating the waste.
  Waste inks containing listed solvents were generated during screen printing of road signs.
 
4)  Is the waste a hazardous waste ? Yes  No      
  If yes, hazardous waste code(s) D001 D043
  Initial Characterization/Process Knowledge Yes  No    
  Re-characterization (process change) Yes   No     
  DOT Shipping Name:            
  RQ, Waste printing ink, flammable, 3, UN1210, 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.