Tanzania Bureau of Standards (TBS) catalogue contains bibliographic information of over 1500 Tanzania standards (TZS), voluntary and compulsory.
They cover a number of areas such as electrical engineering, mechanical engineering, civil engineering, environment, agriculture and food, packaging, labeling, textile, building and construction, manufacturing, information and communication technologies, energy, quality management, conformity assessment and services, to name a few.
The records contain information on the title, TZS number, number of pages and scope. The standards are classified to the International Classification for Standards (ICS).
||Title / Scope
| TZS 1752: 2015- ISO 15152: 2003 ||2015
|Tobacco — Determination of the content of total alkaloids as nicotine — Continuous-flow analysis method
Specifies a method for the determination of the content of total alkaloids as nicotine in tobacco by continuous-flow analysis.
ICS: 65.160 | ISO: 15152:2003
|11 Pg/s||20,000/=/ USD 20|
| TZS 658: 2004 (1st Ed) ||2004
|Test sieves – Metal wire cloth, perforated metal plate and electroformed sheet – Nominal sizes of openings
Specifies the nominal sizes of openings for metal wire cloth, perforated metal plate and electroformed sheet as sieving media in test sieves
ICS: 19.120 | ISO: ISO 565: 1990
|3 Pg/s||10,000/=/ USD 10|
| TZS 1928-1: 2017- ISO 6362-1: 2012 (1st ed) ||2016
|Wrought aluminium and aluminium alloys — Extruded rods/bars, tubes and profiles — Part 1: Technical conditions for inspection and delivery
Specifies the technical conditions for inspection and delivery of wrought aluminium and aluminium alloy rods/bars, tubes and profiles for general engineering applications.It applies to extruded products, but does not apply to the following:
— forging stock;
— extruded precision profiles in alloys A6060 and A6063;
— products delivered in coils;
— coiled tubes cut to lengths.
ICS: 23.040.15 | ISO: 6362-1: 2012
|13 Pg/s||Tshs. 20,000/= / USD 20|
| TZS 1533: 2012 ||2012
|Quality management system - Guidelines for quality plans
Provide guidelines for the development, review, acceptance, application and revision of quality plans. It is applicable whether or not the organization has a management system in conformity with ISO 9001.
ICS: 03.120.10 | ISO: 10005:2005
| TZS 21: 1979 (1st Ed) ||1979
|Textiles – Woven or knitted fabrics – Determination of mass per unit length and per unit area
Prescribes three methods for determination of mass per unit length and per unit area of woven or knitted fabrics
|3 Pg/s||Tshs 10,000/=, USD 10|
| TZS 9: 2009 (2nd Ed) ||2009
|Steel – Methods of testing zinc coating on wire
Specifies the method for determining mass, uniformity and adhesion of zinc coating of galvanizing steel wire
|4 Pg/s||Tshs 10,000/=, USD 10|
| TZS 1660:2014(1st Ed) ||2014
|Polyurethane (PU) coated leather — Specification
Prescribes requirements, methods of sampling and test for polyurethane (PU) coated leather.
| TZS 786 ||2004
|Kerosene lighting appliances for domestic use – Specification
Specifies construction and performance requirements for lighting appliances intended by the manufacturer for domestic use and using kerosene as fuel
| TZS 763 (Part 1): 2003 (1st Ed) ||2003
|Sintered metal materials, excluding hard metals – Determination of apparent hardness
Applies to sintered materials which have not been subjected to heat treatment; and sintered materials heat treated in such a way that the hardness is essentially uniform to a depth of at least 5 mm below the surface.
ICS: 77. 040.10
| TZS 1826: 2016 - ISO 22717: 2006 (1st ed) ||2016
|Cosmetics — Microbiology — Detection of pseudomonas aeruginosa
Gives general guidelines for the detection and identification of the specified micro-organism Pseudomonas aeruginosa in cosmetic products. Micro-organisms considered as specified in
this International Standard might differ from country to country according to national practices or regulations. In order to ensure product quality and safety for consumers, it is advisable to perform an appropriate microbiological risk analysis to determine the types of cosmetic product to which this International Standard is applicable. Products considered to present a low microbiological risk include those with low water activity, hydro-alcoholic products, extreme pH values, etc.
ICS: 07.100.99 | ISO: ISO 22717: 2006
|13 Pg/s||Tshs 20,000/=, USD 20|
| TZS 1332:2010 (1st Ed) ISO 3596: 2000 ||2010
|Animal and vegetable fat and oils – Determination of unsaponifiable mater – Method using diethyl ether extraction
Specifies a method using diethyl ether extraction for the determination of the unsaponifiable matter content of animal and vegetable fats and oils.
ICS: 67.200.10 | ISO: 3596:2000
| TZS 465: 2010 (3rd Ed) ||2010
|Dried cassava chips – Specification
Specifies the requirements for edible cassava chips. It also prescribes acceptable levels of contaminants, hygienic practices required in the processing of the chips as well as packaging and labeling
ICS: 67. 040 | EAS: 739:2010
|5 Pg/s||10,000/=/ USD 10|
| TZS 1009: 2008 (1st Ed) ||2008
|Herbal soap – Specification
Prescribes requirements and test methods for herbal soap.
|3 Pg/s||TSHS 10,000/=/ USD 10|
| TZS 676 Part 2: 2017 (2nd ed) ||2017
|Surface active agents – Detergents – Determination of cationic-active matter content – Part 2 – Cationic active matter of low molecular mass (between 200 and 500
Specifies a method for the determination of low-molecular-mass cationic-active materials such as monoamines, amine oxides, quaternary ammonium compounds and alkylpyridinium salts which have main chain of 10 to 22 atoms and not more than 6 other carbon atoms in the cation
ICS: 71.100.40 | ISO: 2871 (Part 2): 2010
|6 Pg/s||15,000/=/ USD 15|
| TZS 1896-3: 2016- ISO 9117-3: 2010 (1st ed) ||2016
|Paints and varnishes — Drying tests— Part 3: Surface-drying test using ballotini
Specifies a test method for determining the surface-drying characteristics of a coating of a paint or varnish which dries by the action of air or by chemical reaction of its components.
The method is not intended to apply to stoving products.
The method described may be carried out:
⎯ as a “go/no go” test, by determining the surface-drying state after a specified time, to assess compliance
with a particular requirement;
⎯ by determining the surface-drying state at suitable intervals until the surface-drying time is obtained.
ICS: 87.040 | ISO: 9117-3: 2010
|4 Pg/s||Tshs 10,000/=, USD 10|