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 581: 2014 (2nd Ed) ||2014
|Hand dishwashing and light duty detergent (liquid) – Specification
Specifies requirements for liquid detergent for household dishwashing. It does not cover detergent for machine dishwashing and multipurpose cleaning.
ICS: 71.100.40 | EAS: 296:2011
|12 Pg/s||20,000/= USD 20|
| TZS 1227: 2012 (1st Ed) ||2012
|PVC insulated, armoured cables for voltages of 600/1000 V and 1900/3300V
Specifies construction requirement and. test methods for PVC insulated amoured cables of rated voltages 60 0/1 000 V and 1 900/3 30 0V. It intended for use in fixed installations in industrial areas, buildings and similar application.
| TZS 153-2: 2017 - ISO 7-2: 2000 (1st Ed) ||2017
|Pipe threads where pressure–tight joints are made on the thread —Part 2: Verification by means of limit gauges
specifies a process using limit gauges, for the validation of taper internal and external threads and parallel internal threads on piping systems components and other products, the dimensions and tolerances of which are detailed in part 1
ICS: 21.040.30 | ISO: ISO 7-2: 2000
|30 Pg/s||Tshs 35,000/= USD 35|
| TZS 1656:2014(1st Ed) ||2014
|Lipid food supplements ― Requirements
Specifies the requirements for lipid food supplements used for complementing the normal diet with essential fatty acids. It covers lipid food supplements primarily providing essential fatty acids and presented in forms such as capsules, paste or liquid. The product may be taken directly or added another food with the primary objective of increasing the energy content of the food and provide essential fatty acids
ICS: 67.230 | EAS: 798:2013
| 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.
| TZS 1199-7: 2015 (1st ed) ||2015
|Methods of sampling and test for crude and refined glycerine Part 7: Determination of sulphated ash — Gravimetric method
Specifies a gravimetric method for determining sulphated ash deriving from glycerines for industrial use. The method is applicable to products yielding a quantity of sulphated ash less than or equal to 0.5 % (m/m).
|2 Pg/s||Tshs 10,000/=, USD 10|
| TZS 157: 2017 (2nd Ed) ||2017
|Triple super phosphate – Specifications
Prescribes the requirements and methods of sampling and test for triple superphosphate (TSP) fertilizer
|3 Pg/s||Tshs. 10,000/= / USD 10|
| TZS 1731: 2015 (1st ed) ||2015
|Leather — Ladies handbags specification
Covers general requirements for materials, design, construction and other information applicable to all ladies fashion handbags made with leather or coated fabrics outer
|10 Pg/s||Tshs 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||15,000/=/ USD 15|
| TZS 1809: 2016- EAS 829: 2016 (1st ed) ||2016
|Transport of live fish seeds for acquaculture purposes — Code of practice
Prescribes conditions for the handling and transportation of live fish seeds for aquaculture purposes.
ICS: 67.120.30 | EAS: 829: 2016
|6 Pg/s||Tshs. 15,000/= / USD 15|
| TZS 1117: 2009 (1st Ed) ||2009
|Environmental management-Environmental assessments of sites and organization(EASO)
It covers the roles and responsibilities of the parties to the assessment (The client, the assessor and the representative of assessee), and the stages of the assessment process (planning, information gathering and validation, evaluation and reporting).
ICS: 13.020.10 | ISO: 14015:2001
|19 Pg/s||25,000/= / USD 25|
| TZS 1066(Part 99): 2009 (1st Ed) ||2009
|Lubricants, industrial oils and related products (class L) – Classification – Part 99: General
Establishes a general system of classification, which applies to lubricants, Industrial oils and related products, designated by the prefix letter ‘L’.
ICS: 75.100 | ISO: 6743-99: 2002
| TZS 11:2009 (2nd ed) ||2009
|Steel – Cold drawn mild steel wire for general engineering purposes – Specification
Specifies quality requirements, dimensions and sampling of cold drawn mild steel wire of sizes 1 mm to 10 mm diameter for general engineering purposes.
|5 Pg/s||Tshs 10,000/=, USD 10|
| TZS 646: 2015- ISO 4316: 1977 ||2015
|Surface active agents — Determination of pH of aqueous solutions — Potentiometric method
Specifies a method for the determination of the pH of aqueous solutions of surface active agents
ICS: 71.100.40 | ISO: 4316:1977
|2 Pg/s||10,000/=/ USD 10|
| TZS 278:2012 (Revised) ||2012
|Textiles – Absorbent cotton gauze – Specification
Gives the constructional details and other particulars of one type of absorbent cotton gauze bleached and undedicated.
|6 Pg/s||15,000/=/ USD 15|