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 1774: 2016- ISO 18609: 2000 (1st ed) ||2016
|Animal and vegetable fats and oils — Determination of unsaponifiable matter — Method of hexane extraction
Specifies a method using three hexane extractions for the determination of the unsaponifiable matter content of animal and vegetable fats and oils. The method is applicable to all fats and oils but not to waxes.
ICS: 67.200.10 | ISO: 18609: 2000
|8 Pg/s||Tshs. 15,000/= / USD 15|
| TZS 1867: 2016- ISO 9696: 2007 (1st ed) ||2016
|Water quality — Measurement of gross alpha activity in non-saline water — Thick source method
Specifies a method for the determination of gross alpha activity in non-saline waters for alpha-emitting radionuclides which are not volatile at 350 °C. It is possible to determine supported volatile radionuclides measured to an extent determined by half-life, matrix retention (of the volatile species) and the duration of measurement (counting time).
The method is applicable to raw and potable waters. The range of application depends on the amount of suspended matter in the water and on the performance characteristics (background count rate and counting efficiency) of the counter.
ICS: 13.060.60 | ISO: 9696: 2007
|11 Pg/s||Tshs. 20,000/= / USD 20|
| TZS 987: 2017 (2nd Ed) ||2017
|Fertilizer – Rock phosphate powder – Specification
Prescribes the requirements, methods of sampling and test for rock phosphate fertilizers in powder form of biogenic sedimentary origin.
|4 Pg/s||10,000/= Usd 10|
| TZS 1731: 2015 (1st ed) ||2015
|Leather — Ladies handbags specification
Covers general requirements for materials, design, construction and other information applicable to all ladies fashion handbags made with leather or coated fabrics outer
|10 Pg/s||Tshs 15,000/=, USD 15|
| TZS 1079: 2009 (1st Ed) ||2009
|Installation of underground storage tanks, pumps/ dispensers and pipework at service stations and consumer installation.
Covers provisions for the installation of underground storage tanks of individual capacity not exceeding 85 000 1, pumps/ dispensers and pipework at service stations and consumer installation.
ICS: 75. 200
| TZS 716: 2015- EAS 246: 2001 ||2015
|Method for determination of added oil content of sisal or jute yarn or fabric
Describes a method for determination of added oil content of sisal or jute yarn or fabric or a combination of sisal and jute fabric.
ICS: 67.200 | EAS: 246:2001
|4 Pg/s||Tshs.10,000/=/ USD 10|
| TZS 1547: 2012 ||2012
|Ophthalmic optics - Specification for single - vision ready – to - wear near - vision spectacles
Specifies the minimum requirements for complete single-vision ready- to –wear near vision spectacles.
ICS: 11.040.70 | ISO: 16034:2002
|3 Pg/s||Tshs 10,000/= Usd 10|
| TZS 328 Part 1:2017 ||2017
|Milled maize (corn) products — Specification
Specifies the requirements and methods of sampling and test for fortified milled maize (corn) products namely: maize meal and maize flour from the grains of common maize (Zea mays L.) intended for human consumption.
ICS: 67.060 | EAS: 44:2017
|9 Pg/s||15,000/= USD 15|
| TZS 661: 2011(1st Ed) ||2011
|Copper/chromium/arsenic composition for the preservation of timber – Methods for timber treatment
Describes procedures for treatment of timber using water-borne copper/chromium/arsenic (CCA) preservatives formulations with TZS 656: 2001
|13 Pg/s||Tshs.20,000/=/ USD 20|
| TZS 2121:2018 EAS 86:2017 ||2018
|Sesame (simsim) oil for cosmetic industry — Specification
Specifies the requirements, sampling and test methods for sesame oil for cosmetic industry.
ICS: 71.100.70 | EAS: 86:2017
|3 Pg/s||Tshs 10,000/=/ USD 10|
| TZS 1815: 2016( 1st ed) ||2016
|Determination of ammonia in workplace atmospheres
Describes the collection and analysis of airborne ammonia. The current permissible exposure limit (STEL) for ammonia is 35 ppm (27 mg/m3). The detection limit of ammonia is 2.0 µg NH3 in solution.
|7 Pg/s||Tshs. 15,000/= / USD 15|
| TZS 317: 2018 (2nd Ed) ||2018
|Hair shampoo — Part 2: Synthetic detergent-based — Specification
Prescribes the requirements, sampling and test methods for synthetic detergent-based hair shampoo.
ICS: 71.100.70 | EAS: 842-2:2017
|10 Pg/s||Tshs 15,000/=/ USD 15|
| TZS 1550: 2013 (1st Ed) ||2013
|Textile - Woven handkerchief performance – Specification
Describe the requirements and construction details for handkerchiefs
|5 Pg/s||Tshs 10,000/= Usd 10|
| TZS 759: 2003 (1st Ed) ||2003
|Textiles – Preparation, marking and measuring of fabric specimens and garments in tests for determination of dimensional change
Specifies methods for the preparation, marking and measuring of fabric specimens (except floor coverings) and garments for use in tests for determining dimensional change on washing, dry-cleaning, soaking in water or steaming.
| TZS 2179 -1:2018 (1st Ed) ||2018
|Graphical symbols for use on detailed maps, plans and geological cross-sections - Part I : General rules of representation.
Gives general rules for the
representation of rocks and minerals on detailed maps,
plans and geological cross-sections.
Particular symbols and ornaments for rocks and minerals
are given in the relevant parts of IS0 710.
ICS: 01.080.30 | ISO: 710 -1:1974
|1 Pg/s||Tshs 10,000/=/ USD 10|