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 1454:2011 (1st Ed) ISO 10012:2003 ||2011
|Measurement management systems - Requirements for measurement processes and measuring equipment
Specifies generic requirements and provides guidance for the management of measurement processes and metrological confirmation of measuring equipment used to support and demonstrate compliance with metrological requirements. It specifies the quality management requirements of a measurement management system that can be used by an organization performing measurements as part of the overall management system, and to ensure metrological requirements are met.
ICS: 03.120.10; 17.020 | ISO: 10012:2003
| TZS 892 (Part 2): 2007 (1st Ed) ||2007
|Polyethylene tanks for storage of potable water – Part 2 – Test method
Specifies the test method of rotational moulded polyethylene potable water storage tanks.
| TZS 498:2018: (3rd Ed) ||2018
|Sodium hydroxide for industrial use – Determination of mercury content - Flameless atomic absorption spectrometric method
Specifies two methods of determination of mercury content in sodium hydroxide; the flameless atomic absorption spectrometric method and the dithizone photometric method
ICS: 71.060.50 | ISO: 5993: 2011
|13 Pg/s||20,000/=/ USD 20|
| TZS 789:2016- EAS 12: 2014 (2nd ed) ||2016
|Potable water — Specification
Specifies requirements and methods of sampling and test for potable water (treated potable water and natural potable water).
ICS: 13.060.20 | EAS: EAS 12: 2014
|14 Pg/s||Tshs 20,000/=/ USD 20|
| TZS 1519: 2012(1st Ed) ||2012
|Conductors of insulated cables
Specifies the nominal cross- sectional areas, in the range 0.5 mm2 to 2 500mm2 for conductors in electric power cables and cords of a wide range of types. Requirements for numbers and sizes of wires and resistance values are also included. These conductors include solid and stranded copper, aluminium and aluminium alloy conductors in cables for fixed installations and flexible cooper conductors.
ICS: 29.060.20 | EAS: 501:2008
| TZS 28: 2017 (3rd Ed) ||2017
|Compounded poultry feeds – Specification
Prescribes the requirements, methods of sampling and test for compounded feeds used as a sole source of nutrients for poultry
ICS: 65. 120
|10 Pg/s||Tshs 15,000/=, USD 15|
| TZS 155: 1983 (1st Ed) ||1983
|Sugar confectionery – Methods of sampling and analysis
Covers methods of sampling and analysis for sugar confectionery
|13 Pg/s||Tshs. 20,000/= / USD 20|
| TZS 220:2014 (2nd ed) ||2014
|Liquid soap — Specification
Specifies requirements and methods of sampling and test for liquid soap for general purposes. It does not cover shampoos and products intended for specific purposes, such as those for industrial and surgical uses.
ICS: 71.100.40 | EAS: 790:2013
|7 Pg/s||15,000/=/ USD 15|
| TZS 818: 2004 (1st Ed) ||2004
|Liquefied petroleum gases (LPG) – Specification
Prescribes requirements, methods of sampling and test for liquefied petroleum gas ( LPG) intended for use as a domestic application, for commercial propane and butane (PB) mixture, commercial industrial and engine fuel purpose. It applies to those products in cylinders and bulk
| TZS 774: 2014 (2nd Ed) ||2014
|Labeling of cosmetic products – General requirements
Specifies requirements for the labelling of cosmetic products
| TZS 532: 1995 (1st Ed) ||1995
|Textiles – Preparation of laboratory test samples and test specimens for chemical testing
Specifies methods of obtaining laboratory test samples of textile materials from laboratory bulk samples taken from a bulk source, and gives general directions for the preparation of test specimens of convenient size for chemical tests.
ICS: 59.080.10 | ISO: 5089: 1977
|3 Pg/s||Tshs. 10,000/= / USD 10|
| TZS 1452-4: 2012 (1st Ed) ||2012
|Materials and articles in contact with foodstuffs – Plastics – Part 4: Test methods for overall migration into olive oil by cell
Specifies test methods for the determination of the overall migration into fatty food simulants, from one surface only of plastics in the form of sheet and film at temperatures above 20°C and up to, but not including, 100°C for selected times.
| TZS 1936-3: 2017- ISO 7404-3: 2009 ||2017
|Methods for the petrographic analysis of coals — Part 3: Method of determining maceral group composition
Specifies a method for determining the proportions of the maceral groups (and the minerals, if desired) in coals. It is concerned only with determinations made on polished particulate blocks
using incident white light. For lower-rank coals, the additional use of the fluorescence mode is necessary to identify liptinites.
ICS: 73.040 | ISO: 7404-3: 2009
|7 Pg/s||15,000/= / USD 15|
| 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 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