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 1053: 2008 ||2008
|Sterile hypodermic needles for single use
Specifies requirements for sterile hypodermic needles for single use of nominal outside diameters 0,3 and 1,2mm. It does not apply to dental needless
ICS: 11.040.25 | ISO: 7864: 1993
| TZS 1259:2010 (1st Ed) ||2010
|Water quality- Determination of hydrocarbon oil index- Part 2: method using solvent extraction and gas chromatography.
Specifies a method for the determination of the hydrocarbon oil index in waters by means of gas chromatography. The method is suitable for surface water, waste water and water from sewage treatment plants and allows the determination of a hydrocarbon oil index in concentrations above 0. 1 mg/l.
ICS: 13.060.50 | ISO: 9377-2:2000
| TZS 1093-6:2009 (1st Ed) ||2009
|Ceramic tiles – Part 6: determination of resistance to deep abrasion for unglazed tiles
Specifies a test method for determining the resistance to deep abrasion of all unglazed ceramic tiles used for floor coverings.
ICS: 91.100.20 | ISO: 10545-6: 1995
| TZS 546: 2009 (1st Ed) ||2009
|Corrugated fibreboard (CFB) – Flat crush resistance – Test method
It is applicable to single – face and single wall (double – faced) corrugated fibreboard. It is not applicable to double-wall (double-faced) corrugated fibreboard.
|3 Pg/s||Tshs. 10,000/= / USD 10|
| TZS 54:2010 (2nd ed) ||2010
|Animal and vegetable fats and oils – Sampling
Prescribes methods of sampling for animal and vegetable fats and oils intended to assist regulatory bodies to apply methods that are standardized and therefore minimize divergence of results among laboratories.
ICS: 67.200.00 | ISO: 5555:2001
|26 Pg/s||Tshs 35,000/=, USD 35|
| TZS 1482:2012(1st Ed) ||2012
|Containers for pharmaceutical dispensing – Specification for glass and plastics containers for solid dosage forms, semi-solids and powders
Specifies requirements for materials, construction, capacity, neck finish and performance for glass and plastics containers and their closures intended for dispensing solid dosage forms, semi-solids, powders and similar non-liquid pharmaceutical preparations.
| TZS 1411: 2014 (1st ed) ||2014
|Spring mattress — Specification
Specifies terms, definition, requirements and methods for sampling and testing spring mattresses for general usage.
| TZS 594: 1999 (1st Ed) ||1999
|Sensory analysis – Methodology – Triangular test
Specifies a method of sensory analysis for detecting differences between samples of two products by means of a triangular comparison.
ICS: 67.240 | ISO: 4120: 1983
| TZS 559: 2010 (2nd Ed) ||2010
|Palm Olein – Specification
Prescribes the requirements and methods of sampling and test for crude palm olein; neutralized/refined and bleached palm olein; neutralized/refined, bleached and deodorized palm olein which must have been obtained from a one stage fractionation process; including neutralized/refined, bleached and deodorized palm olein obtained from a one stage fractionation and finally in the process, refractionated and filtered (double fractionated).
| TZS 77:2010 (2nd ed) ||2010
|Determination of water – Karl Fischer method (General method)
Specifies the standard atmosphere for conditioning and for testing pulp, paper and board and also the procedures for measuring the temperature and relative humidity.
ICS: 71.140.40 | ISO: 760:1978
|9 Pg/s||Tshs 15,000/=, USD 15|
| TZS 1649:2014(1st Ed) ||2014
|Synthetic detergent paste — Specification
Specifies the requirements and methods of sampling and test for synthetic detergent pastes based predominantly on alkyl aryl sulphonates for hand and machine wash.
ICS: 77.100.40 | EAS: 788:2013
| TZS 408: 1989 (1st Ed) ||1989
|Glass shells for general lighting service – Specification
Prescribes the requirements and the methods of test necessary for judging the quality and dimensions of clear glass shells for general lighting service lamps of build diameters not exceeding 171.5mm, that is up to a nominal diameter of 170mm.
|9 Pg/s||15,000/=/ USD 15|
| TZS 1093-10:2009 (1st Ed) ||2009
|Ceramic tiles- Part 10: Determination of moisture expansion
Specifies a method for determining the moisture expansion of ceramic tiles
ICS: 91.100.20 | ISO: 10545-10: 1995
| TZS 1725:2014(1st Ed ||2014
|Footballs — Specification
Covers the requirements, methods of sampling and test for footballs made from leather or synthetic material.
| TZS 764: 2003 (1st Ed) ||2003
|Brewing barley – Specification
Prescribes requirements, methods of sampling and test for brewing barley