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
| TZ 1480 (Part 2): 2012 (1st Ed) ||2012
|Food products – Veterinary drugs residues Part 2: Determination of multiple tetracycline residues in cow’s milk by metal chelate affinity – Liquid chromatographic method
Prescribes procedures for the extraction and determination of veterinary drugs residues; in particular Chlortetracycline, Oxytetracycline and Tetracycline in cows’ milk.
| TZS 806: 2004 (1st Ed) ||2004
|Manhole covers and frames – Specification
Specifies performance requirements for manhole covers and frames in cast iron and steels. The standard applies to manhole tops with clear opening up to and including 100 mm for installation with areas subjected to pedestrians and/or vehicular traffic, use in drainage and water works.
ICS: : 93.080.30
| TZS 1260: 2010(1st Ed) ||2010
|Water quality - Determination of selenium Atomic absorption spectrometric method (hydride technique)
Specifies a method for the determination of selenium and organically bonded selenium in drinking waters, ground waters and surface waters, in concentration of 1ug/1 and 10ug/1. Higher concentration can be determined by a suitable dilution of the water sample.
ICS: 13.060.50 | ISO: 9965: 1993
| TZS 59:2010 (2nd ed) ||2010
|Water for analytical laboratory use – Specification and test method
Specifies the requirements and corresponding methods for three grades of water for laboratory use for analysis of inorganic chemicals. It is not applicable to water for organic trace analysis, to water for analysis of surface- active agents, to water for biological or medical analysis.
ICS: 71.100 | ISO: 3696: 1987
|4 Pg/s||Tshs 10,000/=, USD 10|
| TZS 44: 1979 (1st Ed) ||1979
|Textiles – Woven or knitted fabrics – Determination of length and width
Specifies requirements for the determination of the length and width of fabrics
|3 Pg/s||Tshs 10,000/=, USD 10|
| TZS 1651:2014(1st Ed) ||2014
|Oven cleaner and grease remover — Specification
Specifies the requirements and methods of sampling and test for oven cleaner and grease remover. The standard covers three types of oven cleaners and grease removers that are suitable for the removal of carbon deposits, grease, baked-on fats and other surface contaminants from industrial and domestic cooking ovens, grills, fryers and other steel kitchen equipment, but that are not intended for use in self-cleaning ovens.
ICS: 77.100.40 | EAS: 791:2013
| TZS 963 (Part 1): 2007 (1st Ed) ||2007
|Starch and derived products – Heavy metals content – Part 1 – Determination of arsenic content by atomic absorption spectrometry
Specifies a method for the determination of the arsenic content of starch, including derivatives and by-products, by atomic absorption spectrometry with hybrid generation.
ICS: 67.040) | ISO: 11212 (Part 1): 1997
| TZS 956: 2007 (1st Ed) ||2007
|Paints and varnishes – Bend test (cylindrical mandrel)
Specifies an empirical test procedure for assessing the resistance of coating of paint, varnish or related product to cracking and/or detachment from a metal or plastic substrate when subjected to bending round a cylindrical mandrel under standard conditions.
ICS: 87.040 | ISO: 1519: 2011
| TZS 1079: 2009 (1st Ed) ||2009
|Installation of underground storage tanks, pumps/ dispensers and pipework at service stations and consumer installation.
Covers provisions for the installation of underground storage tanks of individual capacity not exceeding 85 000 1, pumps/ dispensers and pipework at service stations and consumer installation.
ICS: 75. 200
| TZS 355 (Part 1): 2010 (2nd Ed) ||2010
|Agricultural wheeled tractors – Rear mounted three-point linkage – Part 1: Categories 1n, 1, 2n, 2, 3n, 3, 4n and 4
Specifies the requirements of the three point linkage for the attachment of implements or equipment to the rear of agricultural wheeled tractors.
| TZS 46;2010 (2nd ed) ||2010
|Turmeric whole and ground – Specification
Specifies requirements and methods of sampling and test for turmeric; Curcuma longa L. in whole form and ground in form of powder
|13 Pg/s||Tshs 20,000/=, USD 20|
| TZS 449: 1990 (1st Ed) ||1990
|Cheese – Specification
Specifies the conditions for heat treatment of milk products used in cheese making and hygienic conditions for cheese preparation
|3 Pg/s||10,000/=/ USD 10|
| TZS 616: 1999 (1st Ed) ||1999
|Durum wheat semolina – Specification
Prescribes the requirements and methods of sampling and test of semolina for human consumption.
|4 Pg/s||10,000/=/ USD 10|
| TZS 1416: 2011 (1st Ed) ||2011
|Agricultural equipments – disc plough – Specification.
Specifies the requirements for disc plough used for four-wheel tractor.
| TZS 1567-3: 2013 (1st Ed) ||2013
|Determination of vitamins in flours- Part 3: Determination of riboflavin (vitamin B2) content in fortified flours - high performance liquid chromatography method
Prescribes a reference test method for determination of riboflavin (vitamin B2) content in fortified flours by high performance liquid chromatography