Tennessee Department of Transportation
Waste Characterization Profile
 
 
1) Description of waste and facility name(s)/location where waste is generated.
  Spent Sulfuric Acid from Vehicle Batteries (WP-065)
  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.
  Unavailable
 
3) Description of process generating the waste.
  Spent sulfuric acid is generated when collected from cracked or damaged vehicle batteries.
 
4)  Is the waste a hazardous waste ? Yes  No      
  If yes, hazardous waste code(s) D002 D008
  Initial Characterization/Process Knowledge Yes  No    
  Re-characterization (process change) Yes   No     
  DOT Shipping Name:            
  Waste sulfuric acid, spent, 8, UN1832, PGII            
               
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.