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 1792: 2016 (1st Ed) ||2016
|Safety and control devices for gas burners and gas-burning appliances — Particular requirements — Part 3: Gas/air ratio controls, pneumatic type
Specifies the safety, construction and performance requirements for gas/air ratio
controls, pneumatic type (hereafter referred to as “ratio control”), for inlet pressures up to and including 50 kPa,
of a nominal connection size up to and including DN 250, intended for use with gas appliances using fuel
gases as natural gas, manufactured gas or liquefied petroleum gas (LPG). It also describes the test
procedures for evaluating these requirements and specifies information necessary for installation and use.
ICS: 27.060.20 | ISO: 23551-3:2005
|10 Pg/s||Tshs 15,000/= Usd 15|
| TZS 928: 2007 (1st Ed) ||2007
|Plastics – Film and sheeting – Determination of thickness by mechanical scanning
Specifies a method for the determination of the thickness of a sample of plastic film or sheeting by mechanical scanning.
ICS: 83.080. | ISO: 4593:1993
|2 Pg/s||Tshs.10,000/=/ USD 10|
| TZS 841 Part 2: 2005 (1st Ed) ||2005
|Materials and articles in contact with foodstuffs – Cutlery and table hollowware – Part 2 – Requirements for stainless steel and silver-plated cutlery
Specifies material, performance requirements and test methods for table cutlery (knives, forks, spoons, curving sets, ladles, children’s cutlery and other serving pieces.
ICS: 67.250 | ISO: 8442-2:1997
|17 Pg/s||Tshs.25,000/=/ USD 25|
| TZS 416: 2010 (2nd Ed) ||2010
|Instant coffee –Sampling method for bulk units with liners
Specifies a method of sampling a consignment of instant coffee, shipped in ten units or more, for the purposes of examination to determine whether the consignment complies with established specification.
ICS: 67.040.20 | ISO: 6670: 2002
|6 Pg/s||15,000/=/ USD 15|
| TZS 1513: 2012 (1st Ed) ||2012
|Marble tiles and slabs – Specification
Specifies the materials characteristics, physical requirement, sizes and finish of marble tiles and slabs.
|8 Pg/s||15,000/= USD 15|
| TZS 9 ||2009
|Steel – Methods of testing zinc coating on wire
Specifies the method for determining mass, uniformity and adhesion of zinc coating of galvanizing steel wire
| ISO: 77.040.01
| TZS 1969-4: 2017 - ISO 11418-4:2005 (1st ed) ||2017
|Containers and accessories for pharmaceutical preparations — Part 4: Tablet glass bottles
Specifies the design, dimensions, material and requirements of tablet glass bottles. Tablet glass bottles are applicable to primary packs used in direct contact with a drug
ICS: 11.120.99 | ISO: 11418-4:2005
|4 Pg/s||Tshs 10,000/=, USD 10|
| TZS 384: 2018 (2nd Ed) ||2018
|Determination of calcium and magnesium content in sodium hydroxide
Specifies a flame atomic absorption method for the determination of the calcium and magnesium contents of sodium hydroxide for industrial use
|6 Pg/s||15,000/=/ USD 15|
| TZS 603: 2015- ISO 3668: 1998 ||2015
|Paints and varnishes — Visual comparison of the colour of paints
Specifies a method for the visual comparison of the colour of films of paints or related products against a standard (either a reference standard or a freshly prepared standard) using either natural daylight or artificial light sources in s standard booth
ICS: 87.040 | ISO: 3668:1998
|9 Pg/s||Tshs.15,000/=/ USD 15|
| TZS 740: 2018 (3rd Ed) ||2018
|Raw and roasted groundnuts — Specification
Specifies the requirements, sampling and test methods for raw and roasted groundnuts of the fruit of the plant Arachis hypogea intended for direct human consumption.This standard applies to shelled raw and roasted/fried groundnuts kernels.
ICS: 67.080.10 | EAS: 888:2018
|4 Pg/s||Tshs 10,000/= USD 10|
| TZS 1293 (Part 2): 2010 ||2010
|Test sieves- technical requirements and testing – Part 2: Test sieves of perforated metal plate
Specifies the technical requirement and corresponding test methods for sieves of perforated metal plate. It applies to test sieves having, round holes, with sizes from 125 mm down to 1 mm or square holes, with sizes from 125 mm down to 4 mm.
ICS: 19.120 | ISO: 3310-2:1999
| TZS 1324:2010 (1st Ed) ISO 3960:2007 ||2010
|Animal and vegetable fats and oils - Determination of peroxide value-Iodometric (visual) end point.
Specifies a method for the iodometric determination of the peroxide value of
animal and vegetable fats and oils with a visual endpoint detection. The peroxide value is a measure of the amount of oxygen chemically bound to an oil or fat as peroxides, particularly hydroperoxides.
ICS: 67.200.10 | ISO: 3960:2007
| TZS 1561:2013(1st Ed) ||2013
|Fat and oil derivatives- Fatty Acid Methyl Esters (FAME)- Determination of phosphours content by Inductively Coupled Plasma (ICP) emission spectrometry)
Specifies inductively coupled plasma (ICP) emission spectrometry method for the determination of phosphorus content between 4 mg/kg and 20 mg/kg in Fatty Acid Methyl Esters, hereinafter referred as FAME. This method aims to evaluate the FAME quality, in terms of transesterification by products content such as phosphorus, whose concentration may affect the fuel behavior.
|7 Pg/s||Tshs 15,000/= Usd 15|
| TZS 1746: 2015- ISO 4387: 2000 ||2015
|Cigarettes — Determination of total and nicotine-free dry particulate matter using a routine analytical smoking machine
Specifies methods for the determination of total particulate matter and for the subsequent determination of nicotine-free dry particulate matter present in the smoke from cigarettes generated and collected using a routine analytical smoking machine.
ICS: 65.160 | ISO: 4387:2000
|17 Pg/s||Tshs 25,000/= Usd 25|
| TZS 515: 2009 (2nd Ed) ||2009
|Packaging – Complete, filled transport packages and unit loads – Stacking tests using static load
Specifies three methods for carrying out a stacking test on a complete, filled transport package, or on a unit load, using a static load.
|8 Pg/s||Tshs. 15,000/= / USD 15|