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 1093-1:2009 (1st Ed) ||2009
|Ceramic tiles-Part 1: Sampling and basis for acceptance
Specifies rules for batching, sampling, inspection and acceptance/rejection of ceramic tiles
ICS: 91.100.20 | ISO: 10545-1:1995
| TZS 78: 1980(1st Ed) ||1980
|Ink and allied industries – Glossary of terms
Covers the terminologies and definitions that are relevant to ink and allied industries
|2 Pg/s||Tshs 10,000/=, USD 10|
| TZS 215:2012 (2nd ed) ||2012
|Textiles – Woolen hospital blankets – Specification
Specifies requirements for four types of woven wool blankets for use in hospitals and kindred institutions.
|6 Pg/s||15,000/=/ USD 15|
| TZS 1878: 2016 (1st ed) ||2016
|Household plastic ware — Specification
Specifies the requirements, methods of sampling and test for compression and injection-moulded plastic cups, tumblers, mugs, plates, saucers, trays, bowls and other similar wares (other than spoons, knives, and forks).
|16 Pg/s||Tshs 25,000/=, USD 25|
| TZS 1798: 2016- EAS 819: 2015 (1st ed) ||2016
|Molasses for industrial use — Specification
Specifies requirements and methods of sampling and test for molasses for industrial use. It does not cover molasses as a direct feed for livestock.
ICS: 67.180.10 | EAS: 819: 2015
|9 Pg/s||Tshs 15,000/= / USD 15|
| TZS 1166: 2015- ISO 15598: 1999 ||2015
|Tea — Determination of crude fibre content
Specifies a method for the determination of crude fibre content in tea
ICS: 67.140.10 | ISO: 15598:1999
| TZS 1823: 2016- ISO 21148: 2005 (1st ed) ||2016
|Cosmetics — Microbiology — General instructions for microbiological examination
Gives general instructions for carrying out microbiological examinations of cosmetic products, in order to ensure their quality and safety, in accordance with an appropriate risk analysis (e.g. low water activity, hydro-alcoholic, extreme pH values).
Because of the large variety of products and potential uses within this field of application, these instructions might not be appropriate for some products in every detail (e.g. certain water-immiscible products).
ICS: 07.100.99 | ISO: 21148: 2005
|21 Pg/s||30,000/= / USD 30|
| TZS 1691:2014(1st Ed) ||2014
|Automatic Transmission Fluids (ATF) based on road vehicles-specification
Specifies requirements, sampling and test method for Automatic Transmission Fluids (ATF) based on road vehicles. It also specifies the classification as recommended by manufacturers and meeting the modern vehicles use. ATF shall be applied to Automotive-on-Road vehicles.
| TZS 48:2010 (2nd ed) ||2010
|Margarine – Specification
Prescribes the requirements and methods of sampling and test for soft and hard margarine
|10 Pg/s||Tshs 15,000/=, USD 15|
| TZS 247:2017 (3rd ed) ||2012
|Orange juice – Specification
Prescribes the requirements and methods of sampling and test for orange juice intended for direct consumption
|6 Pg/s||Tshs 15,000/=/ USD 15|
| TZS 512: 1992 (1st Ed) ||1992
|Packaging – Complete, filled transport packages – Identification of parts when testing
Establishes a system for identifying parts of complete, filled transport packages when testing
|2 Pg/s||Tshs. 10,000/= / USD 10|
| TZS 782-4: 2015- ISO 4064-4: 2014 ||2015
|Water meters for cold potable water and hot water — Part 4: Non-metrological requirements not covered in ISO 4064-1
Specifies technical characteristics and pressure loss requirements for meters for cold potable water and hot water. It applies to water meters which can withstand:
a) a maximum admissible pressure (MAP) equal to at least 1 MPa [0,6 MPa for meters for use with pipe nominal diameters (DNs) ≥500 mm];
b) a maximum admissible temperature (MAT) for cold potable water meters of 30 °C;
c) a MAT for hot water meters of up to 180 °C, depending on class.
ICS: 91.140.60 | ISO: 4064-4:2014
| TZS 1518 (Part 3): 2012 ||2012
|Polyvinyl chloride insulated cables of rated voltages up to and including 450/750 V Part 3: None sheathed cables for fixed wiring
Specification for polyvinyl chloride insulated single-core non- sheathed cables for fixed wiring of rated voltages up to and including 450/750 V.
ICS: 29.060.20 | EAS: 499-3:2008
| TZS 285 ||1986
|Unused mineral insulating oils for transformers and switch gear – Specification
Covers specifications and test methods for unused mineral insulating oils intended for use in transformers, switch gear and similar electrical equipment
| TZS 1104: 2017 (2nd ed) ||2017
|Ethanol gel for domestic heating — Specification
This Tanzania Standard specifies the requirement, test methods and sampling procedure for ethanol gel intended for domestic heating and cooking.
|7 Pg/s||Tshs. 15,000/= / USD 15|