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
| TZS1447:2011 ISO/IEC 27001: 2005 ||2011
|Information technology - Security techniques information security management systems - Requirements
Specifies the requirements for establishing, implementing, operating, monitoring, reviewing, maintaining and improving a documented ISM within the context of the organization’s overall business risks .It specifies requirements for the implementation of security controls customized to the need of individual organization or parts thereof
ICS: 35.040 | ISO: 27001: 2005
| TZS 1573: 2012 ||2012
|Wood- Determination of nail and screw holding power under axial laod application.
Specifies a method for determining the specific resistance of wood to the extraction of nails and screws.
ICS: 91.080.20 | ISO: 9087:1998
| TZS 1766: 2016- EAS 824: 2014 ||2015
|Soybean seed — Requirements for certification
Specifies the certification requirements for the production of pre-basic, basic and certified seed of soybean (Glycine max(L.) Merrill). It includes requirements for eligible varieties, field standards, field inspections, seed sampling, laboratory standards, certificates, packaging and labelling, and post-control tests.
ICS: : 65.020.20 | EAS: 824:2014
|16 Pg/s||25,000/= USD 25|
| TZS 1093-9: 2009 (1st Ed) ||2009
|Ceramic tiles – Part 9: Determination of resistance to thermal shock
Defines a test method for determining the resistance to thermal shock of all ceramic tiles under normal conditions of use.
ICS: 91.100.20 | ISO: 10545-9: 2004
| TZS 1457: 2011 ISO 10006:2003 ||2011
|Quality management system - Guidelines for the quality management in projects
Gives guidance on the application of quality management in projects. It is applicable to projects of varying complexity, small or large, of short or long duration, in different environments, and irrespective of the kind of product or process involved.
ICS: 03.120.10 | ISO: 10006:2003
| TZS 563: 1996 (1st Ed) ||1996
|Classification of electrical and electronic equipment with regard to protection against electric shock
Describes a classification, with definitions, for means of protection against electric shock in the event or failure of the insulation. It does not detail the requirement for design, construction and testing according to this system
|4 Pg/s||10,000/= USD 10|
| TZS 1278: 2012 (1st Ed) ||2012
|Fresh potato tuber (ware potato tuber) - specification
Specifies the requirement for ware potato tuber of varieties (cultivars) grown from (Solanumtuberosum) and its hybrids to be supplied fresh and either packaged or loose for human consumption. It does not cover the requirement for potato tubers intended for industrial processing or as seed potato tuber.
ICS: 67.080.2 | EAS: 748: 2010
| TZS 1569:2014(1st Ed) ||2014
|Soya milk — Specification
Specifies requirements and methods of sampling and test for soya milk intended for human consumption.
ICS: 67.060 | EAS: 800:2013
| TZS 261: 1985 (1st Ed) ||1985
|Glossary of terms used in metrology
Gives definitions of terms used in metrology
|14 Pg/s||20,000/=/ USD 20|
| TZS 22: 1979 (1st Ed) ||1979
|Textiles – Woven fabrics –Determination of breaking load and extension
Deals with determination of the breaking load and breaking extension of cut or frayed strip of woven fabrics by means of constant-rate-of-loading machines and machines with constant rate-of-traverse of the driven clamp
|2 Pg/s||Tshs 10,000/=, USD 10|
| TZS 15 ||2009
|Steel – Determination of phosphorus by alkali metric method
Describes a method for determination of phosphorus in plain carbon steel and alloy steels containing neither titanium nor zirconium.
| TZS 913: 2013 (2nd Ed) ||2013
|Textiles – Cotton socks – Specification
Prescribes the constructional details and other particulars of seamless cotton socks knitted in plain or rib stitches having rib top. The socks may be bleached or dyed
| TZS 231(Part 1):1985 (1st Ed) ||1985
|Enameled copper conductors – Polyvinyl acetyl base with high mechanical properties – Round wire
Specifies requirements and dimensions for round cooper conductors covered with synthetic enamel with high mechanical properties based on a vinyl acetyl resin
|17 Pg/s||25,000/= USD 25|
| TZS 1018: 2015 2nd ed- EAS 144: 2014 ||2015
|Neutral spirit — Specification
Specifies the requirements and method of sampling and test for neutral spirit intended for use in the manufacture or blending of alcoholic beveragesPrescribes the requirements and methods of sampling and test for neutral or fine spirit to be used for the production of potable alcoholic beverages.
ICS: 67.160.10 | EAS: 144: 2014
| TZS 288 ||1986
|Fatty acid analysis by gas liquid chromatography – General method
Prescribes a method for qualitative and quantitative analyses for determination of fatty acids.
|17 Pg/s||25,000/= USD 25|