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Provides a listing of the characterization methods applied to the container, a description of the methods, and the date the method was used

Characterization Method Date

Characterization Method Description

Characterization Method ID

Container Comments

Comments about the container that have been entered into the database


Comment Type

Container Data

Container specific information



Container Closure Date

Container Disposal Date

Container Fill Factor (%)

Container Weight(kg)

Container Gross Weight(kg)

Container Gross Weight Uncertainty (kg)

Container Handling Code

Container IDC Code

Container Layers of Packaging

Container Liner Exists

Container Liner Hole Size (mm)

Container Number

Container Status Code

TRU Alpha Activity Information

Container TRU Alpha Activity Concentration (Ci/g)

Container TRU Alpha Activity Concentration Uncertainty (Ci/g)

Container TRUCON Code

Container Type

Container Vent Date

Container Waste Type

Data Status Code

Overpack Container Number

Overpack Container Type

Waste Steam Profile

Waste Matrix Code

Waste Stream BIR ID

Waste Stream MWIR ID

Waste Stream Certification Date

Container Location

Information on where the container is emplaced in the repository

Emplacement Column ID

Emplacement Row ID

Emplacement Height ID

Emplacement Panel Number

Emplacement Room Number


Information regarding container filter vents

Filter Description

Filter Install Date

Filter Model Number

Filter Quantity

Hazardous Code Data

Information regarding the EPA hazardous waste numbers assigned to the waste stream

Hazardous Codes

Hazardous Codes Description

Sample Data

Information on samples taken from the container and the results of the analysis

Sampled Analyte CAS Number—Analyte Name

Sample Concentration (volume %, mg/kg, ppm)

Sample Date

Sample Date Analyzed

Sample Detectable Flags

Sample ID

Sample Layer Number Sampled

Sample Method ID

Sample Type

Shipment Data

Information regarding the shipment that transported the container to WIPP

Shipment Certification Date

Shipment Date

Shipment Dunnage

Shipment Manifest Number

Shipment Number

Shipment Package Number (Packaging Number)

Shipment Assembly Number

Shipment Package/ICV Closure Date

Shipment Receipt Date

Shipment Status

Shipment Tractor ID

Shipment Trailer ID

Shipment Transporter Name

Site Data

General information about the site that shipped the waste to WIPP

Site Generator

Site Address

Site Certification


Site ID

Site Shipper

Site Technical Contact

Material Parameter

Information that describes the physical form of the waste

Waste Material Parameter Description

Waste Material Parameter Weight (kg)

Waste Material Parameters

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