TBS Standards Catalogue
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 1273: 2010 (1st Ed) ||2010
|Pressure sensitive plastic film tape - Specification
Specifies pressure sensitive adhesive synthetic plastic tapes for use in packaging sealing and other similar purposes.
| TZS 1645: 2014 ||2014
|Point of use drinking water treatment units — Specification
Covers performance and constructional requirements for point-of-use drinking water treatment units intended to be used for lowering the concentration in drinking water of substances that are considered to be potential health hazards or that might reduce the aesthetic attractiveness for potable usage of such water. Such substances can be physical, chemical or microbiological in nature and can be present in untreated drinking water as dissolved matter, or suspended matter or sediments.
Note — It does not cover water treatment units that deliver ultrapure water, for example, de-ionization, distillation and reverse osmosis units because such water is considered unsuitable for human consumption.
|12 Pg/s||20,000/=/ USD 20|
| TZS 305:2012 (2nd ed) ||2012
|Lime juice – Specification
Specifies requirements and method of sampling and tests for lime juice intended for direct human consumption.
|5 Pg/s||10,000/=/ USD 10|
| TZS 634 ||2002
|Rubber condoms – Testing for holes water leak test
| TZS 61 (Part 1): 1979 (1st Ed) ||1979
|Aerosols – Containers and products – Specification – Part 1: General requirements for aerosol containers
Specifies the materials and certain constructional and performance requirements for two groups of non-returnable metal aerosol containers for use with liquefied, compressed or dissolved propellant gases
|4 Pg/s||Tshs 10,000/=, USD 10|
| TZS 1856-2: 2016 ||2016
|Water quality — Detection and enumeration of the spores of sulphite-reducing anaerobes (clostridia) ━ Part 2: Method by membrane filtration
Specifies a method for the detection and enumeration of the spores of sulfite-reducing anaerobes (clostridia) by membrane filtration.
ICS: 13.060.01 | ISO: 6461-2: 1986
|3 Pg/s||Tshs. 10,000/= / USD 10|
| TZS 636: 2001 (1st Ed) ||2001
|General method for determination of vitamin D in food and foodstuffs
Prescribes a method for determination of vitamin D in food and foodstuffs.
|6 Pg/s||15,000/=/ USD 15|
| TZS 262: 1985 (1st Ed) ||1985
|Textiles – Yarn from packages – Determination of linear density (mass per unit length) – Skein method
Specifies a method for the determination of the linear density of all types of yarn in package form, with the exception of any yarn that may be subject of a separate Tanzania Standard
|6 Pg/s||15,000/=/ USD 15|
| TZS 1093-7:2009 ||2009
|Ceramic tiles- Part 7: Determination of resistance to surface abrasion for glazed tiles.
Specifies a method for determining the resistance to surface abrasion of all glazed ceramic tiles used for floor covering.
ICS: 91.100.20 | ISO: 10545-7: 1996
| TZS 550: 2015 ||2015
|Use of nutrition and health claims — Requirements
Specifies requirements for the use of nutrition and health claims in food labelling and in advertising ).
| EAS: 805:2013
|8 Pg/s||Tshs. 15,000/= / USD 15|
| TZS 1635:2013(1st Ed) ||2013
|Rubber hoses and hose assemblies- Textile-reinforced hydraulic types for oil- based or water-based fluids- Specification
Specifies requirements for five types of textile-reinforced hydraulic hose and hose assembly of nominal size from 5 to 100.
ICS: 83.140.40 | ISO: 4079:2009
| TZS 8 Part 2 ||1979
|Reels and drums for bare wires – Specification
Specifies the requirements for reels and wooden drums for bare and covered solid stranded conductors.
| ISO: 55.040.00
| TZS 1193: 2010 (1st Ed) ||2010
|Gypsum plasterboard- specification
Specifies the general characteristic of the boards together with appropriates test method and defines types and their various applications.
ICS: 91.100.10 | ISO: 6308: 1980
| TZS 970: 2007 (1st Ed) ||2007
|Crystalline silicon photovoltaic array-on-site measurement of l-V characteristics
Describes procedures for on-site measurement of crystalline silicon photovoltaic (PV) array characteristics and for extrapolating these data to standard.
ICS: 27. 160 | EAS: 369: 2005
| TZS 144 (Part 3): 2011 (3rd Ed) ||2011
|Lead acid starter batteries – Part 3: Dimensions of batteries for heavy commercial vehicles
Applicable to lead-acid batteries used for heavy vehicles, specifies the requirements of the main dimensions of starter batteries.
|13 Pg/s||Tshs. 20,000/= / USD 20|