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 143 Part 2: 2017 (3nd ed) ||2017
|Primary batteries – Part 2: Physical and electrical specifications
Applicable to primary batteries based on standardized electro-chemical systems. It specifies physical dimensions, discharge test conditions and discharge performance requirements
|53 Pg/s||Tshs 60,000/=/USD 60|
| TZS 1319:2010 (1st Ed) ISO 1108:1992 ||2010
|Spice and condiments- Determination of non-volatile ether extract
Specifies a method for the determination of the non-volatile extract in spices and condiments
ICS: 67.200.10 | ISO: 1108:1992
| TZS 1394: 2011 (1st Ed) ISO 5544: 2008 ||2011
|Caseins -Determination of “fixed ash”
Specifies a reference method for the determination of the “fixed ash” of caseins, as a percentage by mass, obtained by acid precipitation or lactic fermentation, of ammonium caseinates, of their mixtures with rennet casein and with caseinates, and of caseins of unknown type.
ICS: 67.100.99 | ISO: 5544: 2008
| TZS 58 (Part 1):1980 (1st Ed) ||1980
|Aggregate – Part 1: Sampling and classification
Specifies method of obtaining samples of aggregates for test and for such purposes as research, production control and assessment of variations.
|4 Pg/s||Tshs 10,000/=, USD 10|
| TZS 1014:2017 (2nd Ed) ||2017
|Solid fertilizers and soil conditioners – Test sieving
Specifies a method for the determination of the particle size distribution of solid fertilizers and soil conditioners by test sieving.
ICS: 65.080 | ISO: 8397: 1988
|3 Pg/s||TSH 10,000/= USD 10|
| TZS 1257: 2017 (3rd Ed) ||2017
|Textiles – Specification for open mouth woven poly-sacks made from polypropylene tape- yarns
Specifies minimum requirements for materials, dimensions, and performance of the open mouth poly - sack manufactured from plain woven fabric produced from polypropylene tape yarns.
|5 Pg/s||Tshs 10,000/= / USD 10|
| TZS 1545: 2012 ||2012
|Rubber, raw natural – Colour index test
Specifies a method of determining the colour of raw natural rubber according to a standard colour scale.
ICS: 83.040.10 | ISO: 4660:2011
|4 Pg/s||Tshs 10,000/= Usd 10|
| TZS 882: 2014 (2nd Ed) ||2014
|Hair creams, lotions and gels – Specification
Specifies the requirements and methods of sampling and test for hair creams, lotions and gels based on vegetable oil or mineral oil, or any combination of the above, with fatty acids or fatty acid emulsions. It also applies to hair conditioners and setting lotions. It does not cover hair sprays, hair sheens or hair oils including hair creams, lotions and gels for which therapeutic claims are made.
ICS: 71.100.70 | EAS: 339:2013
|22 Pg/s||Tshs.30,000/= USD 30|
| TZS 1177: 2011 (1st Ed) ||2011
|Sterilization of health care products – Biological indicators part 3: Biological indicators for moist heat sterilization process
Specific requirements for test organisms, suspensions inoculated carriers, biological indicators and test methods intended for use in assessing the performance of sterilization processes employing moist heat as the sterilizing agent.
ICS: 11.080.01 | ISO: 11138-3: 2006
| TZS 356: 1988 (1st Ed) ||1988
|Agricultural tractors – Rear mounted power take-off
Specifies requirements for types 1, 2 and 3 rear mounted power take-off (PTO), the clearance zones around them and the protection of the power take-off on agricultural tractors.
|9 Pg/s||15,000/=/ USD 15|
| TZS 501: 2017 (3rd Ed) ||2017
|Quality Management System – Requirements
Specifies requirements for a quality management system.
ICS: 03.120.10 | ISO: 9001:2015
|29 Pg/s||Tshs 35,000/= USD 35|
| TZS 686: 2011 (2nd Ed) ||2011
|Wood poles and blocks for power and telecommunication lines – Specification
Specifies materials and performance requirements for solid wood poles
|11 Pg/s||Tshs.20,000/=/ USD 20|
| TZS 519: 1992 ||1992
|Packaging – Complete, filled transport packages – Stacking test using compression tester
Specifies a method for carrying out a stacking test on complete filled transport packages, using a compression tester
|4 Pg/s||Tshs. 10,000/= / USD 10|
| TZS 2003 ||2017
|Cider and perry — Specification
Specifies requirements and methods of sampling and test for cider and perry for human consumption.
|6 Pg/s||Tshs 15,000/= / USD 15|
| TZS 1445: 2011 ISO 3165:1976 ||2011
|Sampling of chemical products for industrial use –Safety in sampling
Gives the recommendations relating to safety in the sampling of chemical products for industrial use.
ICS: 71.100.01 | ISO: 3165:1976
|6 Pg/s||TSHS. 15,000/= / USD 15|