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 758: 2003 (1st Ed) ||2003
|Code of practice for inspection and acceptance criteria for used textile products (mitumba)
Prescribes a code of practice for the inspection and acceptance criteria for used textile products. It also applies to used garments of all types, sizes and fibre composition.
| TZS 813: 2014 (2nd Ed) EAS 337:2013 ||2014
|Henna powder – Specification
Prescribes the requirements, sampling procedure and method of test for pure henna powder
ICS: 71.100.70 | EAS: 337:2013
| TZS 63:2009 (2nd ed) ||2009
|Paper sizes – Specification
Specifies the trimmed sizes of writing paper for administrative and commercial purposes and also to certain classes of printed matter, such as forms, catalogues, etc.
ICS: 85.080.10 | ISO: 216:2007
|4 Pg/s||Tshs 10,000/=, USD 10|
| TZS 392(Part 1):2010 (2nd Ed) ||2010
|Agricultural vehicles – Mechanical connections on towed vehicles – Part 1: Dimensions for itch rings 50/30 mm cross section
Specifies the requirements for the attachment of implementation of agricultural non balanced trailers and implements by means of hitch rings having a 50 mm hole centre and 30 mm ring diameter to the rear of a towing vehicle equipped with either a hook or a piton-type coupling. Its purpose is to ensure the interchangeability of mechanical connections on agricultural towed vehicle.
ICS: 65.060.01 | ISO: 5692-1: 2004
|5 Pg/s||10,000/=/ USD 10|
| TZS 1225:2013(1st Ed) ||2013
|Mozzarella cheese- Speciation
Specifies requirements, methods of test and sampling for Mozzarella cheese intended for direct consumption or further processing.
| TZS 187: 2014 (2nd Ed) ||2014
|Infant formula – Specification
Specifies the requirements and methods of sampling and test for infant formula in liquid or powdered form intended for use, where necessary, as a substitute for human milk in meeting the normal nutritional requirements of infants.
ICS: 67.230 | EAS: 4:2013
|14 Pg/s||Tshs 20,000/=, USD 20|
| TZS 535: 1995 (1st Ed) ||1995
|Safety requirements for arc welding equipment – Plugs, socket-outlets and couplers for welding cables
Relates to plugs, socket-outlets and couplers for the connection of two welding cables or the connection of welding cables to equipment supplying a welding current, intended to be used under normal conditions. It does not apply to welding under special conditions, for instance under water, in places difficult to reach, at temperatures below -10 ºC
|10 Pg/s||Tshs. 15,000/= / USD 15|
| TZS 556 (Part 1): 1995 (1st Ed) ||1995
|Boxes for the enclosure of electrical accessories – Part 1: Meter boxes – Specification
Specifies requirements for boxes intended to contain one or more energy meters and to be mounted on a vertical, flat surfaced structure
|10 Pg/s||15,000/= /USD 15|
| TZS 1542: 2012 ||
|Rubber, raw natural – Determination of plasticity retention index (PRI)
Specifies a method for determining the plasticity retention index (PRI) of raw natural rubber.
ICS: 83.040.10 | ISO: 2930: 2009
| TZS 639: 2001 (1st Ed) ||2001
|Gray iron castings – Specification
Specifies the properties of unalloyed and low-alloyed gray cast iron used for castings which have been manufactured in sand mould or in moulds with comparable thermal behaviour.
|17 Pg/s||25,000/=/ USD 25|
| TZS 888: 2011(2nd Ed) ||2011
|General requirements for the competence of testing and calibration laboratories
Specifies the general requirements for the competence to carry out tests and/or calibrations, including sampling. It covers testing and calibration performed using standard methods, non-standard methods, and laboratory-developed methods.
ICS: 03.120.20 | ISO: 17025:2005
| TZS 667: 2014 (2nd Ed) ||2014
|Motor vehicles brake fluids — Specification
Specifies the characteristics, methods of test and packing of automotive brake fluids of the non-petroleum type and silicone type for use in the hydraulic braking systems and clutches of motor vehicles.
|9 Pg/s||15,000/=/ USD 15|
| TZS 902: 2006 (1st Ed) ||2006
|Yoghurt – Enumeration of the characteristic micro-organisms – Colony count technique at 37oC
Specifies a horizontal method for the enumeration of characteristic microorganisms in yoghurt by means of colony count technique at 30ºC.
ICS: 07.100.30 | ISO: 7889: 2003
| TZS 1652:2014(1st Ed) ||2014
|Carpet and upholstery shampoo — Specification
Specifies the requirements and methods of sampling and test for a liquid foaming shampoo used for both general cleaning and spot cleaning of colourfast carpets and upholstery that are not damaged by water alone.
ICS: 77.100.40 | EAS: 792:2013
| TZS 584: 2003 (1st Ed) ||2003
|Wafers – Specification
Prescribes requirements and methods of sampling and test for wafers.
|5 Pg/s||10,000/= USD 10|