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 322: 2016 (2nd Ed) ||2016
|Textiles – Cotton fibres – Determination of length (span length) and uniformity index
Specifies a method of test for the determination of the length usually referred to as ‘span length’ and uniformity index of cotton fibres by scanning test beard in an optical device.
|4 Pg/s||Tshs 10,000/=/ USD 10|
| TZS 495:2018: (3rd Ed) ||2018
|Sodium hydroxide for industrial use – Determination of chloride content – Mercurimetric method
Specifies a mercurimetric method for the determination of the chloride content of sodium hydroxide.
ICS: 71.060.50 | ISO: 981: 2011
|2 Pg/s||10,000/=/ USD 10|
| TZS 899: 2006 (1st Ed) ||2006
|Textiles – Towels – Specification
Specifies the constructional details and other requirements for woven terry fabrics to be used in the manufacture of beach, bath, kitchen and face cloth towels
|4 Pg/s||Tshs.10,000/=/ USD 10|
| TZS 607: 2015- ISO 1524: 2013 ||2015
|Paints, varnishes and printing inks — Determination of fineness of grind
Specifies a method for determining the fineness of grind of paints, inks and related products by use of a suitable gauge, graduated in micrometres. It is applicable to all types of liquid paints and related products, except products containing pigments in flake form (e.g. glass flakes, micaceous iron oxides, zinc flakes).
ICS: 87.040 | ISO: 1524:2013
|6 Pg/s||Tshs.15,000/=/ USD 15|
| TZS 201: 1984 (1st Ed) ||1984
|Leather – Determination of shrinkage temperature
Specifies a method for the determination of the shrinkage temperature of leather. It is applicable to all types of leather with a shrinkage temperature below that of boiling water
|3 Pg/s||10,000/=/ USD 10|
| TZS 1319:2010 (1st Ed) ISO 1108:1992 ||2010
|Spice and condiments- Determination of non-volatile ether extract
Specifies a method for the determination of the non-volatile extract in spices and condiments
ICS: 67.200.10 | ISO: 1108:1992
| TZS 2004: 2017 (1 st ed) ||2017
|Semitrailers for transportation of general cargo and freight containers
Specifies the requirements for semi-trailers meant for transportation of freight containers and general cargo capable of operating at speeds above 30 km/h. This Tanzania Standard does not cover the requirements of special purpose transport tractor trailers constructed for the transportation of goods of abnormal weight and dimensions, or agricultural trailers. Also trailers for carrying petroleum products and other hazardous products are not covered in this Tanzania Standard.
|25 Pg/s||Tshs 30,000/= / USD 30|
| TZS 491: 1992 (1st Ed) ||1992
|Textiles – Sisal agricultural baler twines for automatic pick balers and similar machines – Specification
Classifies and covers the essential requirements of sisal baler twines, used in the baling of straw, heavy or similar crops.
|7 Pg/s||15,000/=/ USD 15|
| TZS 34 (Part 2):1979 (1st Ed) ||1979
|Animal feeds and feeding stuffs – Part 2: Minerals and trace elements
Prescribes methods of sampling and determination of minerals and trace elements in animal feeds and feeding stuffs.
|6 Pg/s||Tshs 15,000/=, USD 15|
| TZS 1016: 2017 (2nd Ed) ||2017
|Fertilizers – Determination of ammoniacal nitrogen content – Titrimetric method after distillation
Specifies a titrimetric method, after distillation, for the determination of the ammoniacal nitrogen content of fertilizers.
ICS: 65.080 | ISO: 5314: 1981
|4 Pg/s||Tshs 10,000/= USD 10|
| TZS 1439-2: 2017 (2nd Ed) ||2017
|Timber structures — Dowel-type fasteners Part 2: Determination of embedding strength
Specifies laboratory methods for determining the embedding strength of solid timber, glued laminated timber and wood-based sheet products with dowel-type fasteners.
ICS: 91.080.20 | ISO: 10984-2: 2009
|17 Pg/s||Tshs 25,000/= /USD 25|
| TZS 12: 1979 (1st Ed) ||1979
|Steel – Tensile testing of wire
Specifies a method for testing the tensile strength of constant cross-section of steel wire, which is characterized by the uniformity of its form and dimensions
|4 Pg/s||Tshs 10,000/=, USD 10|
| TZS 2179 -6:2018 (1st Ed) ||2018
|Graphical symbols for use on detailed maps, plans and geological cross-sections - Part 6 : Representation of contact rocks and rocks which have undergone metasomatic, pneumatolytic or hydrothermal transformation or transformation by weathering.
Provides a series of graphical symbols to
represent on a map, plan or geological cross-section, rocks
which have originated as the result of contact metamorphism,
of metasomatic, pneumatolytic or hydrothermal transformation
or transformation by weathering.
ICS: 01.080.30 | ISO: 710 - 6:1982
|4 Pg/s||Tshs 10,000/=/ USD 10|
| TZS 2208: 2018 ||2018
|Doors -- Terminology
Gives the terminology for hinged or pivoted doors of all materials used in building construction.
ICS: 91.060.50 | ISO: 1804:1972
|8 Pg/s||Tshs 15,000/= Usd 15|
| TZS 24: 2016 (2nd Ed) ||2016
|Textiles -- Tests for colour fastness -- Part C10: Colour fastness to washing with soap or soap and soda
Specifies five methods intended for determining the resistance of the colour of textiles of all kinds and in all forms to washing procedures, from mild to severe, used for normal household articles.
It is designed to determine the effect of washing only on the colour fastness of the textile. It is not intended to reflect the result of the comprehensive laundering procedure.
ICS: 59.080.01 | ISO: 105-C10: 2006
|6 Pg/s||Tshs 15,000/= / USD 15|