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 297 ||1989
|Building drawings – Representation of areas, sections and views – General principles
Establishes general rules for representation of areas, sections and views on buildings and civil engineering drawings
ICS: 01.100.30 | ISO: 4069:1977
|3 Pg/s||10,000/=/ USD 10|
| TZS 1936-3: 2017- ISO 7404-3: 2009 ||2017
|Methods for the petrographic analysis of coals — Part 3: Method of determining maceral group composition
Specifies a method for determining the proportions of the maceral groups (and the minerals, if desired) in coals. It is concerned only with determinations made on polished particulate blocks
using incident white light. For lower-rank coals, the additional use of the fluorescence mode is necessary to identify liptinites.
ICS: 73.040 | ISO: 7404-3: 2009
|7 Pg/s||15,000/= / USD 15|
| TZS 668 Part 5:2017 ||2017
|Petroleum industry - terminology - Part 5: Transport,storage,Distribution.
Consists of a list of equivalent English terms in use in the petroleum industry in the area of transport, storage, and distribution together with corresponding definitions
ICS: 01.040.75 | ISO: 1998-5:1998
|13 Pg/s||Tshs.20,000/=/ USD 20|
| TZS 1190: 2010 (1st Ed) ||2010
|Dried Roselle- Specification
Prescribes requirements and methods of Sampling and tests for dried roselle calyces, Hibiscus subdariffa, of Malvaceae family.
| TZS 155: 1983 (1st Ed) ||1983
|Sugar confectionery – Methods of sampling and analysis
Covers methods of sampling and analysis for sugar confectionery
|13 Pg/s||Tshs. 20,000/= / USD 20|
| TZS 1188: 2016 (2nd ed) ||2015
|Dried Mango – Specification
Specifies requirements and methods of sampling and tests for dried mangoes from Mangifera indica intended for direct human consumption or for other use in the food industry..
| TZS 57:2014 (3rd ed) ||2014
|Safety matches in boxes – Specification
Prescribes the requirements and methods of sampling and test for safety matches in boxes, both hand-made and machine made.
ICS: 71.100 | EAS: 125:2011
|12 Pg/s||Tshs 20,000/=, USD 20|
| TZS 498:2018: (3rd Ed) ||2018
|Sodium hydroxide for industrial use – Determination of mercury content - Flameless atomic absorption spectrometric method
Specifies two methods of determination of mercury content in sodium hydroxide; the flameless atomic absorption spectrometric method and the dithizone photometric method
ICS: 71.060.50 | ISO: 5993: 2011
|13 Pg/s||20,000/=/ USD 20|
| TZS 847: 2012 (2nd Ed) ||2012
|Guidelines for emissions discharged to the air by cement factories
Lists the commonly encountered pollutants in cement factories. It gives reasons behind these emissions and gives possible options of mitigation.
|7 Pg/s||Tshs.15,000/=/ USD 15|
| TZS 839: 2015 ||2015
|Green Tea — Specification
Prescribes requirements and methods of sampling and test for pure green tea of Camellia Sinensis (L) O. Kuntze. It is not applicable to green tea subject to further processing such as decaffeination.
|4 Pg/s||Tshs.10,000/=/ USD 10|
| TZS 15: 2009 (2nd Ed) ||2009
|Steel – Determination of phosphorus by alkali metric method
Describes method for the determination of phosphorus in plain carbon steel and alloy steels (containing neither titanium nor zirconium).
| TZS 9 ||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
| ISO: 77.040.01
| TZS 662: 2010 (2nd Ed) ||2010
|Textiles – Packaging – Sisal bags – Specification
Specifies the material, construction and weave design to be used in describing bags made from 100% sisal bags which are intended for packing various agricultural products such as grain, vegetables, green coffee etc
|5 Pg/s||Tshs.10,000/=/ USD 10|
| TZS 184: 1984 (1st Ed) ||1984
|Food processing units – Infant and child food – General hygiene requirements
Prescribes the general hygienic requirements for the production of whole-some prepackaged food for infants and children. It is an adjunct to TZS 109:1981.
|16 Pg/s||Tshs 25,000/=, USD 25|
| 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
|13 Pg/s||Tshs.20,000/=/ USD 20|