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 11 ||2009
|Steel – Cold drawn mild steel wire for general engineering purposes – Specification
Gives quality requirements and sampling method of cold drawn mild steel wire of sizes 1.00mm to 10.00mm diameter for general engineering purposes
| TZS 514: 2009 (2nd Ed) ||2009
|Packaging – Complete, filled transport packages and unit loads- Stacking tests using static load
Specifies three methods for carrying out a stacking test on a complete, filled transport package, or on a unit load, using a static load
|4 Pg/s||Tshs. 10,000/= / USD 10|
| TZS 87:2013 (2nd ed) ||2013
|Processed tomato concentrates – Specification
Prescribes requirements and methods of test and sampling of tomato concentrates.
| TZS 1305: 2011 (1st Ed) ISO 7010: 2003 ||2011
|Graphical symbols - Safety colours and safety signs - Safety signs used in workplaces and public areas
Prescribes safety signs for the purposes of accident prevention, fire protection, health hazard information and emergency evacuation
ICS: 01.080.10; 01.080.20 | ISO: 7010:2003
| TZS 1187 (Part 10): 2010 (1st Ed) ||2010
|Road vehicles- Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) fuel system components part 10: Gas- flow adjuster
Specifies test and requirements for the gas flow adjuster, a compressed natural gas fuel system component intended for use on the types of motor vehicles.
ICS: 43.060.4 | ISO: 15500-10: 2000
| TZS 1421: 2011 (1st Ed) ||2011
|Textile - Specification for cotton denim fabrics
Covers performance requirements for a 100% cotton woven denim fabrics, prior to the manufacture of jeans, casual apparel, work clothing and outerwear. It is not applicable to woven denim fabrics used as interlining or protective clothing
| TZS 384: 1999 (1st Ed) ||1999
|Determination of calcium and magnesium content in sodium hydroxide
Specifies a flame atomic absorption method for the determination of the calcium and magnesium contents of sodium hydroxide for industrial use
|6 Pg/s||15,000/=/ USD 15|
| TZS 973: 2008 (1st Ed) ||2008
|Soil quality – Gas chromatographic determination of the content of volatile aromatic hydrocarbons, naphthalene and volatile halogenated hydrocarbons – Purge-and-trap method with thermal desorption ethod with thermal desorption
Specifies a method for quantitative gas-chromatographic determination of volatile hydrocarbons, naphthalene and volatile halogenated hydrocarbons in soil.
ICS: 13.080.99 | ISO: 15009: 2002
| TZS 715: 2015- EAS 229: 2001 ||2015
|Crepe bandages — Specification
Specifies requirements for crepe bandages used for surgical dressings
ICS: 59.080.030 | EAS: 229:2001
|7 Pg/s||15,000/=/ USD 15|
| TZS 1860: 2016- ISO 7980: 1986 (1st ed) ||2016
|Water quality — Determination of calcium and magnesium —Atomic absorption spectrometric method
Specifies a method for the determination of dissolved Calcium and magnesium by flame atomic absorption spectrometry. lt is intended for the analysis of raw and drinking waters and tan be used for waters having a Calcium content of up to 50 mg/l and a magnesium content of up to 5 mg/l. For samples containing higher concentrations of Calcium or magnesium a smaller volume of the Sample must be taken for the analysis. When using the air/acetylene flame and the dilution factor 1 in 10, as described in 6.1, the Optimum range is 3 to 50 mg/1 for Calcium and 0,9 to 5 mg/l for magnesium.
ICS: 13.060.01 | ISO: 7980: 1986
|3 Pg/s||Tshs. 10,000/= / USD 10|
| TZS 1667: 2014 (1st Ed) ||2014
|Chickpeas — Specification
Specifies requirements and methods of sampling and test for dry chickpeas of the varieties (cultivars) grown from Cicer arietinum Linn. intended for human consumption.
ICS: 67.060 | EAS: 754:2013
| TZS 65:2009 (2nd ed) ||2009
|Paper – Untrimmed sizes – Designation and tolerance for primary and supplementary ranges, and indication of machine direction
Specifies a primary range and a supplementary range of untrimmed sizes of paper in sheets which are to be trimmed to the ISO-A series of sizes as given in TZS 63 (ISO 216), and establishes a system of designation of untrimmed sizes.
ICS: 85.060 | ISO: 217:2008
|4 Pg/s||Tshs 10,000/=, USD 10|
| TZS 687: 2002 (1st Ed) ||2002
|Masonry – Vocabulary
Defines terms used in the structural design of un-reinforced masonry
ICS: 01.040.91 | ISO: 9652-5:1999
|18 Pg/s||25,000/= USD 25|
| TZS 222: 1984 (1st Ed) ||1984
|Soap – Soft – Specification
Prescribes the requirements and methods of sampling and test for soft soap
|2 Pg/s||10,000/=/ USD 10|
| TZS 1161: 2015- ISO 9768: 1994 ||2015
|Tea — Determination of water extract
Specifies a method for the determination of the water extract from tea.
ICS: 67.140.10 | ISO: 9768:1994
|3 Pg/s||10,000/=/ USD 10|