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 627: 2003 (1st Ed) ||2003
|Cycles pneumatic tyres – Specification
Prescribes the requirements and methods of sampling and test for bicycle and tri-cycle pneumatic tyres intended for normal and heavy duty applications, while mounting in straight side rims, conforming to TZS 619.
ICS: 83.160.10 | ISO: 5775 – 2: 1994
|13 Pg/s||Tshs.20,000/=/ USD 20|
| TZS 139:1981 (1st Ed) ||1981
|Textiles – Determination of the linear density of yarn removed from fabric free from added matter
Specifies methods of determination of linear density of yarn removed from fabric free from added matter.
|2 Pg/s||Tshs. 10,000/= / USD 10|
| TZS 840 -2:2018 EAS 425-2:2017 ||2018
|Skin powders — Specification — Part 2: Baby powder
Specifies the requirements, sampling and test methods for baby powders.
This standard does not apply to medicated powders for which medicinal claims are made
ICS: 71.100.70 | EAS: 425-2:2017
|5 Pg/s||Tshs.10,000/=/ USD 10|
| TZS 1263 Part 3: 2010 (1st Ed) ||2010
|Textiles- Woven bags from natural fibres- Specification Part 3: Woven bags for Sugar
Specifies minimum requirements and other particulars of natural fibre bags made from jute, cotton or kenaf for the packaging of sugar
| TZS 722: 2016 (2nd Ed) ||2016
|Specification for matt emulsion paints for interior and exterior use
Specifies requirements and test methods for matt emulsion paints for interior and exterior use
ICS: 87.040 | EAS: 851:2015
|14 Pg/s||Tshs 20,000/=/ USD 20|
| TZS 1259:2010 (1st Ed) ||2010
|Water quality- Determination of hydrocarbon oil index- Part 2: method using solvent extraction and gas chromatography.
Specifies a method for the determination of the hydrocarbon oil index in waters by means of gas chromatography. The method is suitable for surface water, waste water and water from sewage treatment plants and allows the determination of a hydrocarbon oil index in concentrations above 0. 1 mg/l.
ICS: 13.060.50 | ISO: 9377-2:2000
| TZS 925 (Part 2): 2007 (1st Ed) ||2007
|Solar photovoltaic power systems test procedures for main components – Part 2 – Installation, maintenance, testing and replacement of batteries
Specifies the requirements and recommended practices for the installation, maintenance, testing, and replacement for batteries for use with photovoltaic power systems.
ICS: 29.220.20 | IEC: 363-2: 2005
|84 Pg/s||Tshs.90,000/=/ USD 90|
| TZS 857: 2006 (1st Ed) ||2006
|Packaging – Distribution packaging – Graphical symbols for handling and storage of packages
Specifies a set of symbols conventionally used for marking of transport packages in their physical distribution chain to convey handling instructions.
ICS: 01.080.20 | ISO: 780:1997
|14 Pg/s||Tshs.20,000/=/ USD 20|
| TZS 1436-1: 2011 (1st Ed) ||2011
|Gypsum binders and gypsum plasters – Part 1: Definition and requirements
Specifies the characteristics and performance of powder products based on gypsum binder for building purposes. This includes premixed gypsum building plasters for plastering of walls and ceilings inside buildings where they are applied as a finishing material which can be decorated. These products are specially formulated to meet their application requirements by the use of additives/admixtures, aggregates and other binders. Gypsum and gypsum based building plasters for manual and mechanical applications are included.
|15 Pg/s||Tshs. 20,000/= / USD 20|
| TZS 180:2014 (2nd Ed) ||2014
|Processed cereal-based foods for infants and young children ― Specification
Specifies requirements and methods of sampling and test for processed cereal-based foods intended for feeding infants as a complementary food generally from the age of six months onwards, taking into account infants‟ individual nutritional requirements, and for feeding young children as part of a progressively diversified diet.
ICS: 67.230 | EAS: 72:2013
|14 Pg/s||Tshs 20,000/=, USD 20|
| TZS 1638:2013(1st Ed) ||2013
|Rubber hoses and hose assemblies- Wire-braid-reinforced hydraulic types for oil-based or water- based fluids- Specification
Specification requirements for six types of wire-braid- reinforced hose and hose assembly of nominal size from 5 to 51, plus, for one of the types (type R2ATS), nominal size 63.
ICS: 83.140.40 | ISO: 1436:2009
|12 Pg/s||Tshs 20,000/= Usd 20|
| TZS 259 Part 2:2012 (2nd ed) ||2012
|Direct exploration of soil and rock types as well as groundwater conditions – Part 2: Methods of investigation in rocks
Prescribes the technical principles of sampling rocks, in the context of geotechnical investigation and testing and applies to the investigation of rock for geotechnics and engineering geology in civil engineering.
|11 Pg/s||20,000/=/ USD 20|
| TZS 1119:2017 (2nd Ed) ||2017
|Environmental Management-Examples of environmental performance evaluation (EPE)
Provides examples of EPE that represent a range of applications from simple to elaborate. They also represent a range of organizations (e.g., manufacturing and services companies; non-governmental organizations; government agencies; small, medium and large enterprises; organization within and without certified environmental management systems) and geographic location.
ICS: 13.020.10 | ISO: 14032:1999
|93 Pg/s||100,000/= Usd 100|
| TZS 389: 2013 (2nd Ed) ||2013
|Fruit nectars – Specification
Prescribes requirements and methods of sampling and test for fruit nectars.
|5 Pg/s||10,000/=/ USD 10|
| TZS 781: 2015- EAS 141: 2014 ||2015
|Whisky — Specification
specifies the requirements and methods of sampling and test for whisky (whiskey).
ICS: 67.160.10 | EAS: 141: 2014
|4 Pg/s||Tshs.10,000/=/ USD 10|