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 841 Part 8: 2004 (1st Ed) ||2004
|Requirements for silver table and decorative hollowware
Specifies materials, performance and marking requirements for silver table and decorative hollowware intended for use at or upon the dining table.
ICS: 67.250 | ISO: 8442-8:2000
| TZS 383: 2018 (2nd Ed) ||2018
|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 779: 2017 (2nd ed) ||2017
|Fertilizer – Potassium chloride (muriet of potash) – Specification
Prescribes the requirements and methods of sampling and test for potassium chloride (muriate of potash) fertilizer
|6 Pg/s||Tshs. 15,000/= / USD 15|
| TZS 1134: 2010 (1st Ed) ||2010
|Hair oil- specification
Prescribes the requirement for hair oils and other oil- based cosmetic preparation sold the hair like tonics and hair oil concentrates.
| TZS 963 (Part 2): 2007 (1st Ed) ||2007
|Starch and derived products – Heavy metals content – Part 2 – Determination of mercury content by atomic absorption spectrometry
Specifies a method for the determination of the mercury content of starch, including derivatives and byproducts, by atomic absorption spectrometry with cold-vapour generation.
ICS: 67.180.20 | ISO: 11212 (Part 2): 1997
| TZS 1844: 2016- ISO 10523: 2008 (1st ed) ||2016
|Water quality — Determination of pH
Specifies a method for determining the pH value in rain, drinking and mineral waters, bathing waters, surface and ground waters, as well as municipal and industrial waste waters, and
liquid sludge, within the range pH 2 to pH 12 with an ionic strength below I = 0,3 mol/kg (conductivity: γ25 °C < 2 000 mS/m) solvent and in the temperature range 0 °C to 50 °C.
ICS: 13.060.01 | ISO: 10523: 2008
|13 Pg/s||Tshs 20,000/=, USD 20|
| TZS 598: Part 3: 2017 (3rd ed) ||2017
|Automotive engineering – Bus bodybuilding – Part 3: Code of practice for bus body building
Gives guidelines for body building. It specifies seat arrangement, required seat dimensions, external dimensions of busses and several aspects regarding safety. It specifies material used for windows and windscreen. It also specifies the classes of busses based on comfortability but it does not give details of design in terms of construction or mechanical condition.
|15 Pg/s||Tshs 20,000/=, USD 20|
| TZS 1436-1: 2011 (1st Ed) ||2011
|Gypsum binders and gypsum plasters – Part 1: Definition and requirements
Specifies the characteristics and performance of powder products based on gypsum binder for building purposes. This includes premixed gypsum building plasters for plastering of walls and ceilings inside buildings where they are applied as a finishing material which can be decorated. These products are specially formulated to meet their application requirements by the use of additives/admixtures, aggregates and other binders. Gypsum and gypsum based building plasters for manual and mechanical applications are included.
|15 Pg/s||Tshs. 20,000/= / USD 20|
| TZS 1018: 2015 2nd ed- EAS 144: 2014 ||2015
|Neutral spirit — Specification
Specifies the requirements and method of sampling and test for neutral spirit intended for use in the manufacture or blending of alcoholic beveragesPrescribes the requirements and methods of sampling and test for neutral or fine spirit to be used for the production of potable alcoholic beverages.
ICS: 67.160.10 | EAS: 144: 2014
| TZS 1252: 2010 (1st Ed) ||2010
|Stainless steel needle tubing for manufacture of medical device
Specifies the dimensions, surface and mechanical properties of normal and thin- walled tubing of designated metric sizes 0.3 mm to 3.4 mm and of extra- thin-walled tubing of designed metric sizes 0.6 mm to 2.1 mm. It does not specify stiffness properties for extra- thin- walled tubing of designated metric sizes 0.8 mm, 0.9 mm 1.2 mm; 1.4 mm; 1.8 mm and 2.1 mm.
| TZS 1059: 2008 ||2008
|Continuous hot-dip zinc-coated carbon steel sheet of commercial and drawing qualities
Applies to carbon steel sheet of commercial and drawing qualities coated by the continuous hot-dip zinc-coating process. Zinc coated sheet is produced in thickness from 0.25 mm to 5mm inclusive after coating, and in widths of 600 mm and over coils and cut lengths. Zinc-coated sheet less than 600mm wide, slit from wide sheet, will be considered as sheet.
ICS: 77.140.50 | ISO: 3575:2005
| TZS 1064 (Part 2):2008 (1st Ed) ||2008
|Tyres, valves and tubes – List of equivalent - Part 2: Tyre values
Presents a list of equivalent tyre valve terms commonly use in the tyre industry
ICS: 01.040.83 | ISO: 3877-2: 1997
| TZS 828: 2015/ISO 14797-3: 1999(1st ed) ||2015
|Animal feeding stuffs – Determination of furazolidone content – Method using high-performance liquid chromatography
Specifies a high-performance liquid chromatographic (HPLC) method for the determination of furazolidone content of pre-mixtures and animal feeding stuffs.
ICS: 65.120. | ISO: 14797:1999
| TZS 528 (Part 1):2017 (2nd ed) ||2017
|General routine for determination of vitamin A (Retinol) in food and foodstuffs
Specifies the general routine method for determination of vitamin A in food and food stuffs.The lower limit of determination is 3,000 µg/kg for highly pigmented food and 1,200 µg/kg for others. The products are classified in two groups, according to their pre-sumed retinol content
|5 Pg/s||Tshs. 10,000/= / USD 10|
| TZS 831: 2017 (4th Ed) ||2017
|Brown sugar – Specification
Prescribes the requirements and the methods of sampling and test for light brown and brown sugar intended for human consumption
|7 Pg/s||15,000/= USD 15|