Definitions for "Industrial waste"
Commercial low-level waste resulting from nonnuclear fuel cycle sources. These include the commercial producers of radiochemicals and radiopharmaceuticals, luminous dial manufacturers, and instruments that incorporate sealed source components (e.g., smoke detectors).
Process waste associated with manufacturing. This waste usually is not classified as either municipal waste or hazardous waste by federal or state laws.
Waste produced or arising from manufacturing or industrial activities or processes.