CHAPTER 130
STANDARDS ACT

[SUBSIDIARY LEGISLATION]

INDEX TO SUBSIDIARY LEGISLATION

   NOTICES

      The Standards (Declaration of Standardisation Marks) Notice

      The Standards (Prescription of Standards Marks) Notice

      The Standards (Preliminary Notice of Recommendation of Compulsory Standards) Notice

   REGULATIONS

      The Standards (Certification) Regulations

      The Standards (Compulsory Batch Certification of Imports) Regulations

NOTICES

THE STANDARDS (DECLARATION OF STANDARDISATION MARKS) NOTICE

(Section 16)

G.N. No. 28 of 1981

   1. This Notice may be cited as the Standards (Declaration of Standardisation Marks) Notice.

   2. The device described and illustrated in the Schedule to this Notice has been approved by the Tanzania Bureau of Standards, and is hereby declared to be the standardisation mark which shall, subject to paragraphs 3 and 4, be used for the identification of commodities manufactured, produced, processed or treated in compliance with standards framed by the Tanzania Bureau of Standards.

   3. Where the standardisation mark is applied in relation to any commodity, there shall be affixed immediately below it the mark of the standard with which the manufacture, production processing or treatment of the commodity complies.

   4. A commodity shall not be deemed to have been manufactured, produced, processed or treated in compliance with a standard framed by the Tanzania Bureau of Standards unless the standardisation mark is applied in relation to it in accordance with paragraph 2 and 3 of this Notice.

SCHEDULE

   A cog-wheel of twelve projections and depressions of equal size and space in between, with the letters "tbs" in the centre of the wheel, and the mark of a standard concerned affixed immediately below it.

      tbs

TZS:7 1979

   Explanatory Note:

      This note is not part of the Notice but is intended to explain its general purport. Where the cog-wheel alone is displayed on a commodity or its container it shall not be a complete standardisation mark unless it is accompanied by the mark of the standard with which the commodity purports to comply. The number marked with an asterisk is the mark of the standard, and will change according to the Tanzania Standard with which a commodity complies.

THE STANDARDS (PRESCRIPTION OF STANDARDS MARKS) NOTICE

(Section 16)

G.Ns. Nos.
29 of 1981
54 of 1981
265 of 1988
54 of 1983
82 of 1992

   1. This Notice may be cited as the Standards (Prescription of Standards Marks) Notice.

   2. The marks specified in the first column of the Schedule to this Notice are each hereby prescribed to be a mark for the standard in respect of the commodity or item which is described opposite to it in the second column of the Schedule.

   3. The Standard framed by the Tanzania Bureau of Standards in respect of each commodity or item is more particularly described in a pamphlet relating to that commodity or item, published as a supplement to the "ANNOUNCER", a journal periodically published by the Bureau and available to the public.

SCHEDULE

First Column

Second Column

TZS 1: 1979

National flag of Tanzania - Specifications.

TZS 7 (Part 1): 1979

Aluminium conductors steel - reinforced for all aluminum stranded conductors.

TZS 7 (Part 2): 1979

Aluminium conductors steel - reinforced - Galvanized.

TZS 8: 1979

Reels and drums for bare wire.

TZS 16: 1979

Steel-Clout or slate nails.

TZS 17: 1979

Steel-Spring head twisted shank nails.

TZS 18: 1979

Steel-Panel pins.

TZS 19: 1979

Steel-Round plain head nails.

TZS 28: 1979

Chicken feeds.

TZS 30: 1979

Black pepper and white pepper.

TZS 31: 1979

Chillies and capsicums.

TZS 32: 1979

Broiler feeds.

TZS 36: 1979

Laundry soap.

TZS 37: 1979

Toilet soap.

TZS 38: 1979

Laundry soap powder.

TZS 39: 1979

Synthetic detergents.

TZS 45: 1979

Curry powder.

TZS 46: 1979

Turmeric - (whole and ground).

TZS 47: 1979

Ginger - (whole in pieces and ground).

TZS 48: 1979

Margarine.

TZS 49: 1979

Groundnut oil.

TZS 50: 1979

Sunflower seed oil.

TZS 51: 1979

Sesame seed oil.

TZS 52: 1979

Coconut oil.

TZS 53: 1979

Cotton seed oil.

TZS 55: 1979

Edible tallow.

TZS 57: 1979

Safety matches-in boxes.

TZS 60: 1979

Mosquito coils.

TZS 61: (Part 1): 1979

General requirements for aerosol containers.

TZS 61: (Part 2): 1979

Household aerosols against flying insects.

TZS 72: 1979

Toothpastes.

TZS 73: 1979

Toothbrushes.

TZS 75: 1980

Water for lead acid batteries.

TZS 63: 1980

Paper sizes - Specification.

TZS 65: 1980

Untrimmed stock sizes for ISO A - Series paper - Specification.

TZS 66: 1980

Folders and files - Specification.

TZS 67: 1980

Envelopes for commercial official and professional use (terms and sizes) - Specification.

TZS 68: 1980

School chalks, moulded, white - Specification.

TZS 69: 1980

School exercise books and papers - Specification.

TZS 70: 1980

School chalks, moulded, coloured - Specification.

TZS 85: 1980

Paper tapes (Gummed) - Specification.

TZS 86: 1980

Paper adhesives - Liquid gum and office paste types - Specifications.

TZS 128: 1981

Meat and meat products - canned - Microbiological - Specifications.

TZS 132: 1981

Edible common salt - Specification.

TZS 133: 1981

Iodized edible common salt - Specification.

TZS 134: 1981

Industrial common salt - Specifications.

TZS 144: 1981

Lead-acid starter batteries - Specifications.

TZS 56: 1982

Beer - Specification.

TZS 88: 1982

Raw Sugar - Specification.

TZS 100: 1982

Plantation white sugar - Specification.

TZS 101: 1982

Refined sugar - Specification.

TZS 103: 1982

Soya Bean Oil (Refined) - Specification.

TZS 104: 1982

Aluminium PVC insulated conductors for overhead power service lines - Specification.

TZS 105: 1982

Copper conductors in insulated cables and cords - Specification.

TZS 107: 1982

PVC insulated cables non-armoured for electric power and lighting - Specification.

TZS 108: 1982

Insulated flexible cables - Specification.

TZS 146: 1982

Steel tubes for furniture purposes - Specification.

TZS 147: 1982

Hot dip-zinc coatings on steel pipes - Specification.

TZS 152: 1982

Steel tubes and sockets - Specification.

TZS 153: 1982

Pipe threads - Specification.

TZS 154: 1992

Steel tubes for structural purposes - Specification.

FIRST COLUMN

SECOND COLUMN

TZS 260: 1986

The international system of units (SI)

TZS 261: 1986

Glossary of terms used in Metrology.

TZS 262: 1985

Textiles - yarn from packages - Determination of linear density (mass per unit length) - skein method.

TZS 263: 1985

Textiles - Universal system for designating linear density (TEXT system).

TZS 264: 1985

Textile - designation of twist in yarns and related products.

TZS 265: (Part 1): 1985

Textiles - method of testing the strength yarns from packages: Part 1 determination of breaking strength and Extension.

TZS 266: 1985

Textiles - method for determination of twist in a yarn.

TZS 267: 1986

General microbiological method for estimation of amino acids in food and food stuffs.

TZS 268: 1986

General atomic absorption spectrophotometric method for determination of lead in food and food stuffs.

TZS 269: 1986

General method for estimation of ascorbic acid (vitamin C) in food and food stuffs.

TZS 270: 1986

Pyrethrin space spray - specification.

TZS 271: 1986

Edible palm oil - specification.

TZS 272: 1986

Hardened vegetable fats - specification.

TZS 273: (Part 1): 1986

Blades - razor - safety - specification.

TZS 274: 1986

Metallic materials - Hardness test Part 1 HV5 to HV100.

TZS 275: 1986

Footwear - Grocery of terms.

TZS 276: 1986

Leather footwear - method of sampling.

TZS 277: 1986

Footwear - Determination of strength of adhesion at toe and at the heel of a struck on or moulded on sole.

TZS 278: 1986

Textiles - absorbent cotton gauze - specification.

TZS 279: 1986

Textiles - sanitary towels - specification.

TZS 280: 1986

Textiles - tests for colour fastness - Colour fastness to perspiration.

TZS 282: 1986

Facing and common burnt clay bricks and blocks for walling - specification.

TZS 283: 1986

Concrete bricks and blocks - specification.

TZS 284: 1986

Three phase distribution transformers - 11 KV and 33 KV - specification.

TZS 285: 1986

Unused mineral insulating oils for transformers and switch gear - specification.

TZS 286: 1986

Code of practice for maintenance and supervision of insulating oil in service.

TZS 287: 1986

Test methods for mechanical properties of insulation and sheath of electric cables.

TZS 233: (Part 2): 1986

Non-metallic conduits for electrical installations specification Part 2: rigid PVC conduit fittings.

TZS 289: 1986

Technical drawings - size and layout of drawing sheets.

TZS 290: 1986

Building drawings - terminology.

TZS 291: 1986

Building drawings - lettering.

TZS 292: 1986

Building drawings lines.

TZS 293: 1986

Building drawings - reference lines.

TZS 294: 1986

Building drawings - scales.

TZS 295: 1986

Building drawings - projection methods.

TZS 296: 1986

Building drawings - representation of views and sections.

TZS 297: 1986

Building drawings - representation of areas or sections and views - general principles.

TZS 298: 1986

Building drawings - designation of building and parts of buildings.

TZS 299: 1986

Building drawings - room designation.

TZS 300: 1987

Road vehicles - retro-reflective registration plates for motor vehicles and trailers - specification.

TZS 301: 1987

Pesticides manual.

TZS 302: 1987

Textiles - Determination of yarn strength parameters of spun yarn.

TZS 303: 1987

Mango juice - specification.

TZS 304: 1987

Pineapple juice - specification.

TZS 305: 1987

Lime juice - specification.

TZS 306: 1987

Ice Cream - specification.

TZS 307: 1987

Yoghurt - specification.

TZS 311: 1987

Code of practice for electrical installations.

TZS 328: 1987

Maize flour - specification.

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