Tennessee Department of Transportation
Waste Characterization Profile
1) Description of waste and facility name(s)/location where waste is generated.
  Waste Thinner Contaminated with Aerosol Residues (WP-073)
  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.
3) Description of process generating the waste.
  Spent paint thinner containing listed solvents was generated when the waste thinner was inadvertently added to a drum that was not documented to be RCRA empty from aerosol residue collection.
4)  Is the waste a hazardous waste ? Yes  No      
  If yes, hazardous waste code(s) D001 D018 D029 D035 D039 D040
  Initial Characterization/Process Knowledge Yes  No    
  Re-characterization (process change) Yes   No     
  DOT Shipping Name:            
  RQ, Waste flammable liquid, toxic, n.o.s., 3, UN1992, PGII, (contains benzene, 1,1-dichloroethylene, methylene chloride, diethyl ether, methyl ethyl ketone, tetrachloroethylene, toluene, trichloroethylene, xylene, D001, D018, D029, D035, D039, D040, U019, U078, U080, U117, U159, U210, U220, U228, F003, F005)            
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.