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 731: 2007 (2nd Ed) ||2007
|Microbiology of food and feeding-stuffs – Horizontal method for the detection and enumeration of presumptive Escherichia Coli – Most Probable Number Technique
Gives general guidelines for the detection and enumeration of presumptive E. coli by means of the liquid-medium culture technique and calculation of the most probable number (MPN) after incubation at 37 ºC, then at 44 ºC.
ICS: 100.30 | ISO: 7251: 2005
|13 Pg/s||20,000/=/ USD 20|
| TZS 1772: 2016 (1st ed) ||2016
|Determination of creaming index in milk
Specifies test method for the determination of creaming index in milk.
|2 Pg/s||Tshs 10,000/=, USD 10|
| TZS 322: 2016 (2nd Ed) ||2016
|Textiles – Cotton fibres – Determination of length (span length) and uniformity index
Specifies a method of test for the determination of the length usually referred to as ‘span length’ and uniformity index of cotton fibres by scanning test beard in an optical device.
|4 Pg/s||Tshs 10,000/=/ USD 10|
| TZS 1598:2013(1st Ed) ||2013
Specifies requirements, methods of test and sampling for Ricotta cheese intended for direct consumption or for further processing.
| TZS 608: 2015- ISO 2268: 1972 ||2015
|Surface active agents (non-ionic) — Determination of polyethylene glycols and non-ionic active matter (adducts) — Weibull method
Specifies a methods for the determination of polyethylene glycols and non- ionic active matter (adducts) in fatty alcohol and alkylphenol polyoxyethglate derivatives
ICS: 71.100.40 | ISO: 2268:1972
|5 Pg/s||10,000/=/ USD 10|
| TZS 383: 1999 (1st Ed) ||1999
|Determination of copper content in sodium hydroxide
Describes a method for the determination of copper content in sodium hydroxide for industrial use
|4 Pg/s||10,000/=/ USD 10|
| TZS 1782-2: 2016 - EAS 816-2: 2015 ( 1st ed) ||2016
|Synthetic liquid laundry detergents — Specification — Part 2: Machine wash
This Standard specifies the requirements and methods of sampling and test for machine wash synthetic liquid laundry detergents.
ICS: 71.100.40 | EAS: 816-2: 2015
|10 Pg/s||Tshs 15,000/=, USD 15|
| TZS 922: 2006(1st Ed) ||2006
|Plastics piping systems for non-pressure underground drainage and sewerage – Polyethylene (PE)
Specifies the requirements for polyethylene (PE) pipes, fitting and piping systems intended for use for non-pressure underground drainage and sewerage for the conveyance of soil and waste discharge of domestic and industrial origin, as surface water.
ICS: 23.040.20 | ISO: 8772: 2006
| TZS 16:1979 ||1979
|Steel – Clout or slate nail – Specification
Specifies quality requirements and sampling of clout or slate nails made from mild steel round wire
| ISO: 21.060.50
|2 Pg/s||Tshs 10,000/=, USD 10|
| TZS 262: 1985 (1st Ed) ||1985
|Textiles – Yarn from packages – Determination of linear density (mass per unit length) – Skein method
Specifies a method for the determination of the linear density of all types of yarn in package form, with the exception of any yarn that may be subject of a separate Tanzania Standard
|6 Pg/s||15,000/=/ USD 15|
| TZS 507: 1999 (1st Ed) ||1999
|Sodium bicarbonate – Specification
Prescribes the requirements and methods of sampling and test for sodium bicarbonate
|16 Pg/s||25,000/= USD 25|
| TZS 1742: 2015- ISO 21067: 2007 ||2015
|Packaging — Vocabulary
Specifies preferred terms and definitions related to packaging and materials handling, for use in international commerce.
ICS: 01.040.55 | ISO: 21067: 2007
| TZS 1935: 2017- ISO 18283: 2006 (1st ed) ||2017
|Hard coal and coke — Manual sampling
Defines the basic terms used in manual sampling of hard coal and coke and describes the general principles of sampling. It specifies procedures and requirements for establishing a manual sampling scheme, methods of manual sampling, sampling equipment, handling and storage of samples, sample preparation and a sampling report
ICS: 73.040 | ISO: 18283: 2006
|71 Pg/s||Tshs 80,000/=, USD 80|
| TZS 1279: 2012 (1st Ed) ||2012
|Fried potato chips - specification
Specifies requirements and methods of sampling and test for deep fried potato chips ready for consumption
ICS: 67.080.20 | EAS: 747:2010
| TZS 429: 1990 (1st Ed) ||1990
|Cellular rubber and plastics – Determination of apparent density
Specifies a method for determination of the apparent density of cellular rubbers and plastics.
ICS: 83.100.00 | ISO: 845:1988
|3 Pg/s||10,000/=/ USD 10|