Tennessee Department of Transportation
Waste Characterization Profile
 
 
1) Description of waste and facility name(s)/location where waste is generated.
  Unused Laboratory Chemicals: Toxic Liquid (WP-089) (WP-089)
  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
NA Barium chloride, cadmium chloride, lead acetate, and sodium arsenite
 
3) Description of process generating the waste.
  This waste consists of an unused laboratory chemicals (barium chloride, cadmium chloride, lead acetate, sodium arsenite) discovered during routine house keeping practices at the Regional laboratory.
 
4)  Is the waste a hazardous waste ? Yes  No      
  If yes, hazardous waste code(s) D004 D005 D006 D008 F002 U144
  Initial Characterization/Process Knowledge Yes  No    
  Re-characterization (process change) Yes   No     
  DOT Shipping Name:            
  Waste Toxic, liquid, organic, n.o.s., 6.1, UN2810. 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.