Type of Notification
regular notification
Date of Distribution
2018.07.05
Agency Responsible
Tanzania Bureau of Standards MOROGORO/Sam Nujoma Road, Ubungo P O BOX 9524 Tel: +255 222450206 Email: info@tbs.go.tz Website: www.tbs.go.tz
Notified Document Details
<p style="margin:2px !important;">TDC3 (5614)P3 Draft Tanzania Standard Textiles – Towels – Specifications</p>
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Description of Content

This Draft Tanzania Standard specifies the evaluation of specific performance characteristics of importance in woven and knitted terry kitchen towel, Dish towel, crash towel, Huck towel, hand towel, wash towel and bath towel.
The Draft Tanzania Standard may be used by mutual agreement between the purchaser and the supplier to establish purchasing specification requirements.
This Draft Tanzania Standard is not applicable for coated and laminated products, nonwoven products, or terry fabrics used for apparel.

Relevant Documents
  • TZS 4, rounding off numerical values
    TZS 20, Method for determination of number of threads per centimeter
    TZS 21, Method for determination of mass per unit length and mass per unit area of woven or knitted fabrics
    TZS 22, Method for determination of breaking load and extension of strips of woven textile fabrics
    TZS 23, Method for determination of colour fastness of textile materials to artificial light (xenon arc lamp)
    TZS 40, Method for determination of colour fastness of textile materials to daylight
    TZS 43, Method for determination of colour fastness of textile materials to washing
    TZS 137, Method for determination of dimensional change of woven and knitted fabrics and garments
    TZS 138, Method for determination of colour fastness of textile materials to rubbing
  • TZS 262, Method for determination of linear density of yarn (mass per unit length) – Skein method
    TZS 534, Standard atmospheres for conditioning and testing
  • Tanzania Government Gazette
Final Date of Comments
2018.09.03
Contact Details
Tanzania Bureau of Standards MOROGORO/Sam Nujoma Road, Ubungo P O BOX 9524 Tel: +255 222450206 Email: info@tbs.go.tz Website: www.tbs.go.tz
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