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 1275:2010 (1st Ed) ||2010
|Cassava Crips - Specification
Specifies requirements and methods of sampling and test for crisps made from sweet varieties of cassava.
ICS: 67.080.20 | EAS: 743: 2010
| TZS 181:1983 ||1983
|Infants and children foods – Microbiological – Specification
Prescribes microbiological specifications for infants and children foods in order to safeguard them from health hazard emanating from foods contaminated with micro-organisms.
|2 Pg/s||Tshs 10,000/=, USD 10|
| TZS 1678: 2014 (1st Ed) ||2014
|Textured soya protein products — Specification
Specifies requirements and methods of sampling and test for textured soya protein products intended for human consumption.
ICS: 67.060 | EAS: 802:2013
| TZS 1640:2013 ||2013
|Plastics hoses and hose assemblies- Textile- reinforced types for hydraulic applications- Specification
Specifies requirements for three types of textile- reinforced thermoplastics hose and hose assembly of nominal size from 3, 2 to 25.
ICS: 83.140.40 | ISO: 3949:2009
| TZS 727 (Part 1): 2002 (1st Ed) ||2002
|Cement – Part 1- Composition, specifications and conformity criteria for common cements
Defines and gives the specifications of 27 distinct common cement products and their constituents
|28 Pg/s||35,000/= USD 35|
| TZS 1452-6:2012 ||2012
|Materials and articles in contact with foodstuffs – Plastics – Part 6: Test methods for overall migration into olive oil using a pouch
Specifies test methods for the determination of the overall migration into fatty food simulants from one surface only of plastics in the form of film or sheet, which is intended to come into contact with foodstuffs, by forming the plastics film or sheet into standard pouches and exposing them by filling at temperatures above 20 °C and up to, but not including 100 °C for selected times.
| TZS 572: 1997 (1st Ed) ||1997
|Toffees – Specification
Prescribes the requirements, methods of sampling and test for toffees
| TZS 745-1: 2013- ISO 6591-1: 1984 (3rd Ed) ||2013
|Packaging – Sacks – Description and method of measurement – Part 1: Empty paper sacks
Fixes the description and the dimensional designation of empty paper sacks and specifies a method of measuring those dimensions.
ICS: 55.080 | ISO: 6591 (Part 1): 1984
| TZS 1296: 2010 (1st Ed) ||2010
|Paper, board and corrugated fiberboard - Description and calibration of compressed testing equipment
Specifies the essential characteristics and the principles of calibration of compression testing machines used in the testing of paper, board and corrugated fibreboard.
ICS: 85.100 | ISO: 13820: 1996
| TZS 1859-3: 2016 ||2016
|Water quality — Determination of nitrate — Part 3: Spectrometric method using sulfosalicylic acid
Specifies a method for the determination of nitrate ion in water.
| ISO: 7890: 1988
|4 Pg/s||Tshs. 10,000/= / USD 10|
| TZS 454: 2007 (2nd Ed) ||2007
|Cigarettes – Specification
Specifies the requirements and methods of sampling and test for cigarettes.
ICS: 65.160 | EAS: 110:2005
|7 Pg/s||15,000/=/ USD 15|
| 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
| TZS 638 (Part 1):2014(1st Ed) ||2014
|Cosmetics and cosmetic products — Part 1: List of substances prohibited in cosmetic products
Prescribes the chemical name, state and formulation under which specific use as substance, is prohibited in the cosmetic products. It applies only to cosmetic products and not to medicinal products, medical devices or biocidal products.
ICS: 71.100.70 | EAS: 377
|4 Pg/s||10,000/=/ USD 10|
| TZS 506: 1996 (1st Ed) ||1999
|Light kaolin – Specification
Prescribes the requirements and the methods of sampling and test of light kaolin for use in textile, paper, rubber and insecticide industries.
|17 Pg/s||25,000/= USD 25|
| TZS 1187 (Part 5): 2010(1st Ed) ||2010
|Road vehicles- Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) fuel system components Part 5: Manual cylinder valve
Specifies test and requirements for the manual cylinder valve, a compressed natural gas fuel system component intended for use on all types of motor vehicles.
ICS: 43.060.40 | ISO: 15500-5: 2001