TBS Standards Catalogue
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 1188: 2016 (2nd ed) ||2015
|Dried Mango – Specification
Specifies requirements and methods of sampling and tests for dried mangoes from Mangifera indica intended for direct human consumption or for other use in the food industry..
| TZS 2044: 2017- ISO 5985: 2002 (1st ed) ||2017
|Animal feeding stuffs — Determination of ash insoluble in hydrochloric acid
specifies two procedures for animal feeding stuffs for the determination of the ash which is insoluble in hydrochloric acid.
The applicable procedure depends on the nature of the sample.
a) Procedure A is applicable to simple organic animal feeding stuffs and to compound feeding stuffs (except
those mentioned under procedure B).
b) Procedure B is applicable to minerals, mineral mixtures and compound feeding stuffs of which the ash
insoluble in hydrochloric acid exceeds 1 % (mass fraction), as determined by procedure A.
ICS: 67.100 | ISO: 5985: 2002
|7 Pg/s||Tshs. 15,000/= / USD 15|
| TZS 159: 2017 (3rd ed) ||2017
|Fertilizers – Methods of sampling
Prescribes the method of drawing test samples from bags as well as drawing samples of bulk material from wagon, truck loads or from flowing streams and from transfer belts.
|6 Pg/s||Tshs.15,000/=/USD 15|
| TZS 811: 2017 (2nd Ed) ||2017
|Cosmetics and air freshener aerosols – Specification
Prescribes requirements and methods of test for cosmetics aerosol and air freshener in aerosol form.
| TZS 1734: 2016 ||2016
|Cinnamon — Specification
Specifies the requirements and the methods of sampling and test for whole or ground (powdered) cinnamon which is the bark of the tree or shrub Cinnamomum zeylanicum blume intended for human consumption.
| TZS 1296: 2010 (1st Ed) ||2010
|Paper, board and corrugated fiberboard - Description and calibration of compressed testing equipment
Specifies the essential characteristics and the principles of calibration of compression testing machines used in the testing of paper, board and corrugated fibreboard.
ICS: 85.100 | ISO: 13820: 1996
| TZS 685: 2002 (1st Ed) ||2002
|Specification for wood preservation by means of pressure creosoting
Specifies-methods that can be used for the preservation of wood by pressure creosoting and other methods of treatment with coal tar creosote
|9 Pg/s||15,000/=/ USD 15|
| TZS 1674: 2014 (1st Ed) ||2014
|Faba beans — Specification
Specifies the requirements and methods of sampling and test for faba beans of cultivated varieties (cultivars) grown from Vicia faba L. intended for human consumption
ICS: 67.060 | EAS: 763:2013
| TZS 627: 2003 (1st Ed) ||2003
|Cycles pneumatic tyres – Specification
Prescribes the requirements and methods of sampling and test for bicycle and tri-cycle pneumatic tyres intended for normal and heavy duty applications, while mounting in straight side rims, conforming to TZS 619.
ICS: 83.160.10 | ISO: 5775 – 2: 1994
|13 Pg/s||20,000/=/ USD 20|
| TZS 1313:2014 (2nd Ed) EAS 769:2013 ||2014
|Fortified edible fats and oils - Specification
Prescribes requirements, methods of sampling and tests for fortified edible fats and oils intended for human consumption. The standard is applicable only where there exists no other specific prescribed Tanzania Standard for a particular edible fat or oil fortified with any of the vitamins A and E.
ICS: 67.200.10 | EAS: 769:2012
| TZS 283:2002 (2nd ed) ||2002
|Concrete bricks and blocks (masonry units) – Specification
Specifies the requirements of pre-cast hollow and solid masonry units for use in walling.
|14 Pg/s||20,000/=/ USD 20|
| TZS 1161: 2015- ISO 9768: 1994 ||2015
|Tea — Determination of water extract
Specifies a method for the determination of the water extract from tea.
ICS: 67.140.10 | ISO: 9768:1994
|3 Pg/s||10,000/=/ USD 10|
| TZS 656: 2001 (1st Ed) ||2001
|Copper/chromium/ arsenic composition for the preservation of timber – Specification
Specifies requirements for two types of water-borne preservatives containing mixtures of compound of copper (ll), chromium (Vl) and arsenic (V)
|5 Pg/s||10,000/=/ USD 10|
| TZS 1415: 2011 (1st Ed) ||2011
|Agricultural equipment – Four wheeled tractors – Specifications (Compulsory)
Specifies the requirements for the construction and operation of agricultural four - wheeled tractor. This is applicable to both two - wheel drive and four-wheel drive tractors with a net power range of 14 kW to 400 kW.
| TZS 199: 1984 (1st Ed) ||1984
|Leather – Determination of pH and difference figure of an aqueous extract
Prescribes a procedure for the determination of pH and difference figure of an aqueous extract for all types of leather in all stages of dressing.
|3 Pg/s||Tshs 10,000/= / USD 10|