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 1093-11:2009 (1st Ed) ||2009
|Ceramic tiles – Part 11: Determination of crazing resistance for glazed tiles
Defines a test method for determining the crazing resistance of all glazed ceramic tiles except when the crazing is an inherent decorative feature of the product.
ICS: 91.100.20 | ISO: 10545-11: 1994
| TZS 1928-5: 2017- ISO 6362-5: 2012 (1st ed) ||2017
|Wrought aluminium and aluminium alloys — Extruded rods/bars, tubes and profiles — Part 5: Round, square and hexagonal bars — Tolerances on shape and dimensions
Specifies the tolerances on dimensions and shape of the following:
— wrought aluminium and aluminium alloy extruded round bars, having diameters in the range from 8 mm
up to 350 mm;
— wrought aluminium and aluminium alloy extruded square and hexagonal bars, having widths across flats
in the range from 10 mm up to 220 mm.
It applies to extruded round, square and hexagonal bars
ICS: 23.040.15 | ISO: 6362-5: 2012
|5 Pg/s||Tshs 10,000/=, USD 10|
| TZS 1790:2016 – ISO 23550:2011 (1st ed) ||2016
|Safety and control devices for gas burners and gas-burning appliances - General requirements.
Specifies safety, constructional and performance requirements and testing of safety control or regulating devices and sub-assemblies or fittings (hereafter referred to as controls) for burners and gas-burning appliances using such fuel gases as natural gas, manufactured gas or liquefied petroleum gas (LPG). It is not applicable to corrosive and waste gases.
ICS: 27.060.20 | ISO: 23550:2011
|41 Pg/s||TSH 50,000/= USD 50|
| TZS 1877–1: 2016 ||2016
|Plastic container — Specification — Part 1: Bucket
This part 1 of Tanzania Standard specifies requirements, sampling and method of test for buckets with volume up to and including 20 L made from thermoplastic materials for domestic purposes.
|10 Pg/s||Tshs 15,000/=, USD 15|
| TZS 124: 1981 (1st Ed) ||1981
|Milk and milk products – Sampling for microbiological examination
Prescribes the methods and apparatus to be employed in the sampling of a dairy product for microbiological examination
|17 Pg/s||Tshs. 25,000/= / USD 25|
| TZS 1751: 2015- ISO 3402: 1999 ||2015
|Tobacco and tobacco products — Atmosphere for conditioning and testing
Specifies the atmosphere for the conditioning and testing of samples and test pieces of tobacco and tobacco products. It is applicable to tests on tobacco, tobacco products, and materials used in the manufacture of tobacco products for which prior conditioning is necessary
ICS: 65.160 | ISO: 3402:1999
|4 Pg/s||10,000/=/ USD 10|
| TZS 1747: 2015- ISO 6488: 2004 ||2015
|Tobacco and tobacco products — Determination of water content — Karl Fischer method
Specifies a method for the determination of water content by the Karl Fischer method. It is applicable to raw tobacco as well as tobacco taken from finished products. The method is suitable for water contents ranging from a mass fraction of at least 2 % to 55 %.
|8 Pg/s||15,000/=/ USD 15|
| TZS 915: 2015- ISO 10691: 2004 ||2015
|Gas cylinders — Refillable welded steel cylinders for liquified petroleum gas (LPG) — Procedures for checking before, during and after filling
Specifies the procedures to be adopted when checking transportable refillable welded steel LPG cylinders before, during and after filling
ICS: 23.020.30 | ISO: 10691:2004
| TZS 1452-1: 2011 (1st Ed) ||2010
|Materials and articles in contact with the food staffs - Plastics – Part 1: Guide to the selection of conditions and test methods for overall migration
Provides a guide to the selection of the appropriate conditions and test methods for the determination of overall migration into food simulants and test media from plastics which are intended to come into contact with foodstuffs
| TZS 434: 2014 (2nd Ed) ||2014
|Chutneys – Specification
Specifies the requirements and methods of sampling and test for chutneys
|11 Pg/s||20,000/=/ USD 20|
| TZS 1971-14: 2017 - ISO 7240-14: 2013 (1st ed) ||2017
|Fire detection and alarm systems — Part 9: Test fires for fire detector Fire detection and alarm systems — Part 14: Design, installation, commissioning and service of fire detection and fire alarm systems in and around buildings
Specifies the design, installation, commissioning, and service requirements for a fire detection and alarm system which is primarily intended to provide early detection of fire and notification within one or more specified indoor or outdoor areas for the protection of lives.
ICS: 13.220.20 | ISO: 7240-14: 2013
|47 Pg/s||Tshs. 55,000/= / USD 55|
| TZS 62 (Part 1): 2006 (2nd Ed) ||2006
|Concrete – Part 1: Methods of sampling fresh concrete
Covers the procedures for obtaining samples of freshly mixed concrete that has been delivered in measured or measurable quantities to a site or mixed in a laboratory.
|4 Pg/s||Tshs 10,000/=, USD 10|
| TZS 679 ||2002
|Crude petroleum and liquid petroleum products – Laboratory determination of density – Hydrometer method
Specifies a method for the laboratory determination, using a glass hydrometer, of the density at 15 0C of crude petroleum products, and mixtures of petroleum and non-petroleum products normally handled as liquids and having a Reid vapour pressure (PVP) of 100 kPa or less.
ICS: 75.080.00 | ISO: 3675: 1998
| TZS 1788: 2016 (1st ed) ||2016
|Breadfruit — Specification
Specifies requirements and method of sampling and test for breadfruit (Artocarpus altilis of the family Moraceae,) to be supplied fresh to the consumer, after preparation and packaging and for industrial processing.
|7 Pg/s||Tshs. 15,000/= / USD 15|
| TZS 654 (Part 2): 2004 (1st Ed) ||2004
|Soil test methods – Classification – Part 2 – Determination of Atterberg limits
Specifies method for laboratory determination of liquid limit, plastic limit and derivation of plasticity and liquidity indices, which are commonly known as Atterberg limits of the air-dried soil. These methods may also be used on a sample of soil in its natural state.
|14 Pg/s||20,000/=/ USD 20|