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 313:2014 (3rd ed) ||2014
|Skin care creams, lotions and gel – Specification
Specifies requirements and methods of sampling and test for creams, lotions and gels for skin care. Does not apply to skin care products, for which therapeutic claims are made and also does not apply to non-emulsified lotions and gels.
ICS: 71.100.70 | EAS: 786:2013
|20 Pg/s||25,000/= USD 25|
| TZS 115: 1999 (2nd Ed) ||1999
|Permissible food additives and levels of use – Schedule
Provides a schedule for permissible food additives and their maximum levels of use in specified foods.
|64 Pg/s||Tshs. 70,000/= / USD 70|
| TZS 1263 Part I: 2010 (1st Ed) ||2010
|Textiles - Woven bags from natural fibres - Specification Part 1: Bags for cereals
Specifies the constructional and performance requirements of woven bags made from natural fibres excluding sisal to contain 90 kg load of any type of cereal or pulses. It also prescribes the packing and marking requirements of a bale containing the bags, ready for dispatch.
| TZS 1187 (Part 8): 2010 ||2010
|Road vehicles - Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) fuel system components part 8: Pressure indicator
Specifies test and requirements for the pressure indicator, a compressed natural gas fuel system component intended for use on all types of motor vehicles.
ICS: 43.060.40 | ISO: 15500-8: 2001
| TZS 1936-4: 2017 ||2017
|Methods for the petrographic analysis of bituminous coal and anthracite — Part 4: Method of determining microlithotype, carbominerite and minerite composition
Specifies a method, using a graticule with 20 crossline intersections, for determining the proportions of microlithotypes, carbominerite and minerite in coals. lt applies only to determinations made on polished particulate blocks using reflected white light.
ICS: 73.040 | ISO: 7404-4: 1988
|6 Pg/s||Tshs. 15,000/= / USD 15|
| TZS 1567-3: 2013 (1st Ed) ||2013
|Determination of vitamins in flours- Part 3: Determination of riboflavin (vitamin B2) content in fortified flours - high performance liquid chromatography method
Prescribes a reference test method for determination of riboflavin (vitamin B2) content in fortified flours by high performance liquid chromatography
|4 Pg/s||Tshs 10,000/= Usd 10|
| TZS 2:1984 (1st Ed) ||
|Chama cha Mapinduzi flag – Specification
Gives in detail the requirements on design, construction, and sizes of Chama Cha Mapinduzi flag of Tanzania, made of mill spun and loom woven cotton bunting.
| TZS 122: 2018 (4th ed) ||2018
|Microbiology of food and feeding stuffs – Horizontal method for the detection of salmonella spp
Specifies a horizontal method for the detection of Salmonella including Salmonella typhi and Salmonella paratuphi
ICS: 07.100.30 | ISO: 6579-1:2017
|50 Pg/s||Tshs. 55,000/= / USD 55|
| TZS 250: 1985 (1st Ed) ||1985
|Textiles – Method for determination of absorbency of absorbent textile material
Prescribes a method for determination of absorbency of absorbent textile materials, such as cotton gauze, bandages and cotton wool
|2 Pg/s||Tshs 10,000/=/ USD 10|
| TZS 673: 2017 (3rd ed) ||2017
|Fuel oils – Specification
Specifies requirements, sampling and test methods for fuel oils, especially residual in character, for industrial and marine uses. These fuel oils are primarily intended for oil fired furnaces. The low viscosity grade oil is suitable for use as diluent for creosote
|5 Pg/s||Tshs 10,000/=, USD 10|
| TZS 196: 1984 (1st Ed) ||1984
|Leather – Determination of total water soluble matter, water-soluble inorganic matter, and water-soluble organic matter
Prescribes a procedure for the determination of total water – soluble matter, water-soluble inorganic matter, and water-soluble organic matter. It is applicable to all types of leather.
|3 Pg/s||Tshs 10,000/=, USD 10|
| TZS 511: 1992 (1st Ed) ||1992
|Glass tubes for fluorescent lamps – Specification
Prescribes the requirements and the methods of sampling and test for glass tubes for fluorescent lamps.
|4 Pg/s||Tshs 10,000/=/ USD 10|
| TZS 953 (Part 3): 2008 (1st Ed) ||2008
|Concrete pipes and ancillary concrete products – Part 3 – Specification for unreinforced and reinforced concrete inspection chambers
Specifies requirements and describes test methods for precast concrete inspection chambers, designed to be used for inverts not exceeding 2 metres deep, of circular, rectangular (with or without chamfered or rounded corners) or elliptical cross-section, unreinforced, steel fibre and reinforced, with nominal sizes or nominal lengths not exceeding DN 1250 or LN 1250, respectively
|15 Pg/s||Tshs.20,000/=/ USD 20|
| TZS 208: 1984 (1st Ed ||1984
|Leather – Determination of tear strength
Specifies a method for determining the tear strength of all types of leather
|3 Pg/s||10,000/=/ USD 10|
| TZS 646: 2015- ISO 4316: 1977 ||2015
|Surface active agents — Determination of pH of aqueous solutions — Potentiometric method
Specifies a method for the determination of the pH of aqueous solutions of surface active agents
ICS: 71.100.40 | ISO: 4316:1977
|2 Pg/s||Tshs.10,000/=/ USD 10|