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 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
|28 Pg/s||TSHS 35,000/= USD 35|
| TZS 739: 2010 (2nd Ed ||2010
|Cashew kernels – Specification
Specifies requirements and methods of sampling and test for kernels obtained from the nuts of the cashew nut tree (Anacerdium occidentale, Linnaeus) for human consumption.
|7 Pg/s||Tshs.15,000/=/ USD 15|
| TZS 822: 2015 - ISO 6654: 1991 (1st Ed) ||2015
|Animal feeding stuffs — Determination of urea content
specifres a spectro- metric method for the determination of the urea content of animal feeding stuffs.
ICS: 65.120 | ISO: 6654: 1991
|3 Pg/s||Tshs.10,000/=/ USD 10|
| TZS 305:2012 (2nd ed) ||2012
|Lime juice – Specification
Specifies requirements and method of sampling and tests for lime juice intended for direct human consumption.
|5 Pg/s||10,000/=/ USD 10|
| TZS 2108:2018 (1st Ed) ||2018
|Leather -Row hides of cattle and horses - Method of trim.
Specifies the method of trimming the raw hides of cattle and horses, intended for the tanning industry.
ICS: 59.140.20 | ISO: 2820:1974
|2 Pg/s||Tshs 10,000/=/ USD 10|
| TZS 58 (Part 2): 1980 (1st Ed) ||1980
|Aggregate – Part 2: Natural aggregates for concrete – Specification
This part relates to naturally occurring aggregates crushed or uncrushed, used in the production of concrete for normal structural purposes including concrete used in road construction
|4 Pg/s||Tshs 10,000/=, USD 10|
| TZS 1945: 2017 ||2017
|Wood-based panels — Dry-process fibreboard
Specifies a classification matrix, related mandatory tests and thickness ranges for ultra-low-, low-, medium- and high-density dry process wood-based fibreboard. It then provides the manufacturing property requirements for these types of uncoated fibreboard. The values listed in this International Standard relate to product properties used to classify fibreboards into one of four types (UDF, LDF, MDF and HDF, see Clause 3), one of four grades (GP, FN, BL and LB), for use in one of four service conditions (REG, MR1, MR2, and HMR). The values are not characteristic values to be used for design purposes.
ICS: 79.060.20 | ISO: 16895: 2016
|29 Pg/s||Tshs. 35,000/= / USD 35|
| TZS 587: 2015- ISO 9117-6: 2012 ||2015
|Paints and varnishes — Drying tests — Part 6: Print-free test
specifies a method for assessing, by means of a simple empirical test, the resistance of a coat of paint, varnish or related product to imprinting by a nylon gauze under a specified force applied for a specified time.
ICS: 87.040 | ISO: 9117-6:2012
|5 Pg/s||Tshs.10,000/= USD 10|
| TZS 2190-1: 2018(1st Ed) ||2018
|Fire protection — Automatic sprinkler systems — Part 1: Requirements and test methods for sprinkler
specifies performance and marking requirements and test methods for conventional, spray, flat spray, and sidewall sprinklers. It is not applicable to sprinklers having multiple orifices.NOTE The requirements for early suppression fast response (ESFR) sprinklers are in ISO 6182-7; the requirements for domestic sprinklers are in ISO 6182-10; and the requirements for extended coverage (EC) sprinklers are under development.
ICS: ICS: 67.140.10 | ISO: 6182-1: 2014
|68 Pg/s||Tshs.75,000/=/ USD 75|
| TZS 1306: 2011 (1st Ed) ISO 16069: 2004 ||2011
|Graphical symbols - Safety signs - Safety way guidance systems (SWGS)
Describe the principles governing the design and application of visual components used to create a safety way guidance system (SWGS).
ICS: 01.080.10; 01.080.20 | ISO: 16069: 2004
| TZS 19: 2017 (3rd Ed) ||2017
|Steel – Round plain head nails – Specification
Specifies dimensions, quality requirements and sampling of round plain head nails made from mild steel round wire
|6 Pg/s||Tshs 15,000/=, USD 15|
| TZS 1457: 2011 ISO 10006:2003 ||2011
|Quality management system - Guidelines for the quality management in projects
Gives guidance on the application of quality management in projects. It is applicable to projects of varying complexity, small or large, of short or long duration, in different environments, and irrespective of the kind of product or process involved.
ICS: 03.120.10 | ISO: 10006:2003
|27 Pg/s||TSHS. 35,000/= / USD 35|
| TZS 1885: 2016 (1st ed) ||2016
|Paints and varnishes — Spraying properties of paints
Specifies a method for assessing spray application properties and the flow characteristics of paints when the paints are applied over relatively large areas. It can also be used to assess other properties such as recoating, lapping and retraction from sharp edges. Weld seams, mouldings or rivets may be attached to the test panel to observe particular characteristics
|4 Pg/s||Tshs 10,000/=, USD 10|
| TZS 788:2003 (1st Ed) ||2003
|Corrosion tests in artificial atmospheres – Salt spray tests
Specifies the apparatus, reagents and the procedure to be used in conducting the neutral salt spray (NSS), acetic acid salt spray (AASS) and copper-accelerated acetic acid salt spray (CASS) tests for assessment of the corrosion resistance of metallic materials with or without permanent corrosion protection or temporary corrosion protection.
ICS: 77.060.00 | ISO: 9227: 1990
|20 Pg/s||Tshs.25,000/=/ USD 25|
| TZS 828: 2015/ISO 14797-3: 1999(2nd ed) ||2015
|Animal feeding stuffs – Determination of furazolidone content – Method using high-performance liquid chromatography
Specifies a high-performance liquid chromatographic (HPLC) method for the determination of furazolidone content of pre-mixtures and animal feeding stuffs.
ICS: 65.120. | ISO: 14797:1999
|13 Pg/s||Tshs.20,000/=/ USD 20|