TBS Standards Catalogue
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 199 ||1984
|Leather – Determination of ph and difference figure of an aqueous extract
Prescribes a procedure for the determination of pH and difference figure of an aqueous extract for all types of leather in all stages of dressing
| TZS 169: 2017 ||2017
|ISO general purpose metric screw threads — General plan
Specifies ISO general purpose metric screw threads (M) having basic profile according to ISO 68-1. Basic dimensions are given in ISO 724. For tolerances see ISO 965-1.
ICS: 21.040.10 | ISO: 261: 1998
|5 Pg/s||Tshs. 10,000/= / USD 10|
| TZS 1475: 2012 ||2012
|Sheet roof and wall covering – Aluminium alloy corrugated and troughed sheet
Covers four types of straight corrugated, and six types of straight troughed aluminium alloy sheets.
|15 Pg/s||20,000/=/ USD 20|
| TZS 72:2014 (3rd ed) ||2014
|Tooth paste – Specification
Prescribes requirements and the methods of test for toothpaste.
|29 Pg/s||Tshs 35,000/=, USD 35|
| TZS 98:1980 (1st Ed) ||1980
|Filling ratios for liquefiable gases – Specification
Specifies the filling ratio to be used when liquefiable gases are filled into transportable containers
| TZS 1230 -2:2010 (1st Ed) ||2010
|Textiles - Specification for mosquito nets -Part 2: Net from100% polyethylene yarn
Prescribes the requirements of two types of mosquito nets namely rectangular mosquito nets and circular or conical shaped mosquito nets. Theses may be bleached or dyed as specified.
| TZS 1550: 2013 (1st Ed) ||2013
|Textile - Woven handkerchief performance – Specification
Describe the requirements and construction details for handkerchiefs
| TZS 16: 1979 (1st Ed) ||1979
|Steel – Clout or slate nail – Specification
Specifies quality requirements and sampling of clout or slate nails made from mild steel round wire
| TZS 459: 1991 (1st Ed) ||1991
|Poultry processing – Code of hygiene
Describes the hygienic requirements for the processing of poultry for human consumption. It covers all poultry, poultry carcasses, poultry parts and other edible materials.
|9 Pg/s||15,000/=/ USD 15|
| 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 27: 1981 (1st Ed) ||1981
|Textiles determination of dimensional changes of fabrics by cold water immersion
Describes a method for determination of dimensional changes that occur when a fabric is immersed in cold water without agitation and dried. The test is applicable to all textile fabrics that are liable to be wetted in the use, during cleansing or for other reasons
|4 Pg/s||Tshs 10,000/=, USD 10|
| TZS 368: 2006 (2nd Ed) ||2006
|Moulded fittings in unplasticized polyvinyl chloride (PVC) for use under pressure – Oven test
Specifies a method for testing oven-moulded fittings of unplasticized polyvinyl chloride for use under pressure, in order to determine the quality of the material under moulding conditions.
ICS: 23.040.45 | ISO: 580:2005
|6 Pg/s||15,000/=/ USD 15|
| TZS 1015: 2008 (1st Ed) ||2008
|Fertilizers – Determination of total nitrogen content – Titrimetric method after distillation
Specifies a titrimetric method, after distillation, for the determination of the total nitrogen content of fertilizers in all forms, including those which have to be digested.
ICS: 65.080 | ISO: 5315: 1984
| TZS 339:2010 (2nd ed) ||2010
|Timber – Determination of ultimate stress in compression perpendicular to grain
Specifies a method of testing in compression perpendicular to the grain to determine the proportional limit (conventional ultimate strength), the load being applied to the whole surface (radial or tangential) or the test piece.
|4 Pg/s||10,000/=/ USD 10|
| TZS 448(Part 1): 1990 (1st Ed) ||1990
|Safety of household and similar electrical appliances – Part 1: General requirements
Applies to electric cooking and heating appliances and to electric motor – operated or magnetically driven appliances for household and similar purposes. It is also concerned with safety
ICS: 97.030.00 | IEC: 335-1:1976
|123 Pg/s||130,000/= USD 130|