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 899: 2006 (1st Ed) ||2006
|Textiles – Towels – Specification
Specifies the constructional details and other requirements for woven terry fabrics to be used in the manufacture of beach, bath, kitchen and face cloth towels
| TZS 804: 2004 (1st Ed) ||2004
|Glossary of terms pertaining to defects in fabrics
Prescribes definition of textile terms pertaining to defects in fabrics and some principal causes for some of the defects are also given.
| TZS 63:2009 (2nd ed) ||2009
|Paper sizes – Specification
Specifies the trimmed sizes of writing paper for administrative and commercial purposes and also to certain classes of printed matter, such as forms, catalogues, etc.
ICS: 85.080.10 | ISO: 216:2007
|4 Pg/s||Tshs 10,000/=, USD 10|
| TZS 1909:2016-ISO 10874:2009 ||2016
|Resilient, textile and laminate floor coverings — Classification
This Standard establishes a classification system for resilient, textile and laminate floor coverings. The classification is based on practical requirements for areas of use and intensity of use and is linked to the requirements specified in the relevant International Standard for each type of floor covering. This Standard is also intended to provide guidance for manufacturers, specifiers and consumers, to enable them to choose the appropriate class of floor covering for any given area of use or specific room.
ICS: 59.080.60; 97.150 | ISO: 10874:2009
|3 Pg/s||Tshs 10,000/=, USD 10|
| TZS 1312: 2010 ||2010
|Specification for wood charcoal briquettes for household use
Specifies requirements for charcoal that is derived entirely from wood, in lump or briquette form, and that is intended for household use.
| TZS 1062: 2008 ||2008
|Concrete manhole and inspection chambers, unreinforced, steel fibre and reinforced
Specifies performance requirements and describes test methods for precast concrete units for inspection chambers designed to be used for inverts not exceeding 2 meters deep and manholes, of circular, rectangular with nominal sizes and normal length not exceeding DN 1250(circular) or LN 1250 (rectangular)
| TZS 1072: 2009 (1st Ed) ||2009
|Lubricants, industrial oils and related products (class L)-Family H (hydraulic systems)-Specification for categories HH, HL, HM, HR, HV and HG
Specifies the requirements for new mineral oil hydraulic fluids and is intended for hydraulic systems particular for hydrostatic fluid power application.
ICS: 75.100 | ISO: 11158: 1997
| 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 872: 2006 (1st Ed) ||2006
|Natural rubber inner tubes for motorized vehicles – Specification
Apply to natural rubber inner tubes, intended for application in pneumatic tyres, used on scooters, motorcycles, light trucks, medium trucks, buses and trailers. Does not apply to tricycle tubes as they are under a separate Tanzania Standard.
| TZS 1705: 2015- EAS 47: 2000 ||2015
|Fresh papaya — Specification
Prescribes requirements for fresh (carica papayas) to be supplied in export and local specified markets. It also stipulates requirements for handling, grading and packaging of the produce.
ICS: 67.080.10 | EAS: 47: 2000
| TZS 1796-3: 2015- EAS 93-3: 2000 ||2015
|Preservation of raw hides and skins — Code of practice — Part 3: Pickling
Apply to raw lamb, sheep, kid and goat skins to be preserved by pickling and intended for tanning
ICS: 59.140 | EAS: 93-3: 2000
| TZS 1260: 2010(1st Ed) ||2010
|Water quality - Determination of selenium Atomic absorption spectrometric method (hydride technique)
Specifies a method for the determination of selenium and organically bonded selenium in drinking waters, ground waters and surface waters, in concentration of 1ug/1 and 10ug/1. Higher concentration can be determined by a suitable dilution of the water sample.
ICS: 13.060.50 | ISO: 9965: 1993
| TZS 927: 2007 (1st Ed) ||2007
|Plastic carrier bags – Specification
Specifies requirements for carrier bags that are made from plastic materials
| TZS 157: 1983 (1st Ed) ||1983
|Triple super phosphate – Specifications
Prescribes the requirements for triple super phosphate used as a fertilizer
|2 Pg/s||Tshs. 10,000/= / USD 10|
| TZS 1635:2013(1st Ed) ||2013
|Rubber hoses and hose assemblies- Textile-reinforced hydraulic types for oil- based or water-based fluids- Specification
Specifies requirements for five types of textile-reinforced hydraulic hose and hose assembly of nominal size from 5 to 100.
ICS: 83.140.40 | ISO: 4079:2009