News and Events

07
Oct
2011

Ekelege stresses need for partnership with media

News Articles | Tanzania Bureau of Standards (TBS) Director General, Mr. Charles Ekelege has stressed the need for a partnership between his organization and the media as the best way to fight a successful war against substandard products. Read More
05
Oct
2011

TBS launches free toll phone service

News Articles | The clients of Tanzania Bureau of Standards (TBS) will now be attended effectively and free of charge after the launching of free toll phone services. Read More
05
Oct
2011
05
Sep
2011

TAARIFA KWA UMMA KUSITISHA UKAGUZI WA MAGARI

News Articles | Taarifa kwa Umma kusitisha ukaguzi wa magari yaliyotumika unaofanywa na Kampuni ya Quality Motors Read More
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04
Jul
2011

STANDARDS:  Why do they matter?

Feature Articles |
By Matilda Kasanga

Standards fundamentally are documents that contain technical and quality requirements that products, services, processes and systems have to meet. Standards are therefore ‘yardsticks’ against which goods and services may be judged.
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04
Jul
2011

The place of measurements in our daily lives

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By Joseph James

Measurements play a very important role in our day-to-day lives in trade, industry and scientific laboratories. Almost an infinite number of measurements are made every day globally. The objective of measurement is to find out the quantitative value of a physical parameter depending on the level of sophistication involved.
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04
Jul
2011

Effects of humidity at our homes

Feature Articles |
By Adam Ziagi

Humidity is the amount of moisture or water vapour in the air. In everyday usage, humidity is commonly referred to as relative humidity, expressed as a percent in weather forecasts and on household.
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02
Jul
2011

Read your labels, Choose Wisely

Feature Articles |
By Mary Meela

Cosmetics are substances which are intended to cleanse, beautify and generally to impart a sense of well being. They may be used to hide facial blemishes, to disguise the graying of hair or merely for decorative purposes. Cosmetics such as deodorants and talcum powders can be used to aid personal hygiene.
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