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 916: 2015- ISO 10464: 2004 ||2015
|Gas cylinders — Refillable welded steel cylinders for liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) — Periodic inspection and testing
Specifies the intervals and inspection and testing procedure for the periodic inspection of refillable welded steel dedicated LPG cylinders of water capacity from 0, 5 1 up to and including 150 1.
ICS: 23.020.30 | ISO: 10464:2004
| TZS 668 Part 5 ||2001
|Transport, storage and distribution
Consists of a list of equivalent English terms in use in the petroleum industry in the area of transport, storage, and distribution together with corresponding definitions
ICS: 01.040.75 | ISO: 1998-5:1998
|13 Pg/s||20,000/=/ USD 20|
| TZS 162: 2013 (2nd Ed) ||2013
|Jams, jellies and marmalade – Specification
Prescribes requirements and methods of test for jams, jellies and marmalades
ICS: 67. 080.20
|12 Pg/s||Tshs. 20,000/= / USD 20|
| TZS 351: 2015- ISO 1839: 1980 (2nd Ed) ||2015
|Tea — Sampling
Specifies method of the sampling of tea. It applies to sampling from containers of all sizes.
ICS: 67.140.10 | ISO: 1839:1980
|3 Pg/s||10,000/=/ USD 10|
| TZS 611: 1999 (1st Ed) ||1999
|13A socket-outlets switched and unswitched – Specification
Specifies requirements for 13A shuttered socket-outlets for household, commercial and light industrial purposes, with particular reference to safety in normal use.
|69 Pg/s||75,000/= USD 75|
| 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 885: 2006 (1st Ed) ||2006
|Pulp paper and board – Microbiological examination – Part 1: Total count of bacteria, yeast and mould based on disintegration
Specifies a method for determining the total number of colony-forming units of bacteria, yeast and mould in dry market pulp, paper and paperboard after disintegration. The enumeration relates to a specific media.
ICS: 85.040 | ISO: 8784 (Part 1):2005
| TZS 286 ||1986
|Code of practice for maintenance and supervision of insulating oil in service
This code of practice deals with the maintenance and supervision of insulating oil used in transformers, switch gear, and certain other similar on immersed electrical equipment.
|15 Pg/s||20,000/=/ USD 20|
| TZS 443: 1990 (1st Ed) ||1990
|Cables for motor vehicles – Specification
Prescribes the requirements and methods of test necessary for judging the quality and dimensions of cables for motor vehicles.
|17 Pg/s||25,000/= USD 25|
| TZS 202: 1984 (1st Ed) ||1984
|Leather – Determination of resistance to grain cracking and of crack index
Specifies a method for determining the resistance of leather to grain cracking and for determining the crack index. The method is applicable particularly to heavy leathers.
|4 Pg/s||10,000/=/ USD 10|
| TZS 582: 2001 (1st Ed) ||2001
|Solid compound for cleaning toilet bowls – Specification
Prescribes requirements and test methods for a compound, for cleaning toilet bowls.
| TZS 534: 1995 (1st Ed) ||1995
|Textiles – Standard atmospheres for conditioning and testing
Defines the characteristics and use of standard atmospheres for conditioning and for determining the physical and mechanical properties of textiles
ICS: 59.080.01 | ISO: 139: 1973
|1 Pg/s||Tshs. 10,000/= / USD 10|
| TZS 547: 1995 (1st Ed) ||1995
|Fish – meal – Specification
Prescribes the requirements and methods of sampling and test for fish-meal.
|4 Pg/s||Tshs. 10,000/= / USD 10|
| TZS 1662: 2014 (1st Ed) ||2014
|Footwear — Leather men’s closed shoes — Specification
Specifies the requirements for the men’s closed shoes which are made either by machine or by hand stitched or stuck on outer soles.
| TZS 747: 2003 (1st Ed) ||2003
|Paper – Determination of tearing resistance (Elmendorf method)
Specifies a method for determining the tearing resistance of paper. It can also be used for light boards if the tearing resistance is within the range of the instrument
ICS: 85.060 | ISO: 1974: 1990