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Six Draft East African Standards under Fish and Fishery Technical Committee are circulated for public comments for the period of 60 days. Deadline for comments submission is on 15th October 2016.

Kindly click the following links in order to download those draft standards and form D for comment:

1. Fish handling, processing and distribution - Code of practice - Part 1:


2. Fish protein concentrate - Specification


3. Fried fish - Specification


4. Frozen lobster tails - Specification


5. Processing and handling of smoked fish and fish products - Code of practice


6. Tuna canned in oil - Specification

7. Form D: Comment and Observations Form





The East African Standards Technical Committee, EASC/TC on Cereal and Pulses circulates the following Draft East African Standards for public comments for a period of 60 days, thus the deadline for comments submission is on 14th October, 2016:

1. Wheat flour -Specification


2. Milled maize corn products-Specification


3. Millet flour -Specification


4. Sorghum flour -Specification


5. Dry soya bean -Specification

6. Fortified wheat flour - Specification


7. Fortified milled maize products- Specification


Kindly click here in order to download Form D specifically for collecting your comments with regards to the aforementioned Draft East African Standards.


CALL FOR COMMENTS ON DRAFT EAST AFRICAN STANDARDS ON TEXTILES AND TEXTILE PRODUCTS

The East African Standards Technical Committee, EASC/TC 061 - Textiles, Textile Products and Accessories is developing reginal standards on textiles and textile products in accordance to EAC principles and procedures of harmonization of standards.

You are kindly requested to click the following links in order to receive introductory letter, form for collecting your comments and the draft EAC Standards for public comments:

Introductory letter for standards on public review

Form D (normative) Comments and Observations Form

1. Sanitary towels —Specification— Part 1: Disposable


2.
Knitted polyester/cellulosic blended fabric - Specification

3. Cotton Khanga — Specification


4. Code of practice for grading of textile materials — Part 1: Fabrics


5. Textiles — Requirements for inspection and acceptance of used textile products


6. Long lasting insecticide treated mosquito nets — Specification






Final Draft East African Standards for Fish and Fisheries Products circulated for balloting stage are listed here under:  

1. Crackers from marine and freshwater fish, crustacean and molluscan shellfish— Specification  

2. Fish sausages — Specification  

3. Frozen Octopus — Specification 

4. Frozen tuna loins— Specification  

5. Processing and handling of prawns or shrimps — Code of practice  
 

6. Quick frozen prawns and shrimp — Specification 

7. Smoked fish, smoke -flavoured and smoke - dried fish — Specification  

8. FORM F:Acceptance form for FDEAS

 NOTE: - Your comments should be sent to the secretariat through e-mail account; info@tbs.go.tz and copy to zena.ramadhani@tbs.go.tz    - Kindly use the attached Form F, item number 8 above for submission of your comments.

Draft East African Standards for Public Review The following Draft East African standards for cement have been prepared by theTechnical Committee Cement, limes, clay and related products (EASC/TC/023) in accordance with the EAC Principles and Procedures for harmonization of standards and are now being circulated for wider public comments. The Committee would appreciate any comments on these Draft Standards, which should be submitted before 2nd June  2015 to the TC Secretariat (Rwanda Standards Board) for the attention of Sibomana Mathias, Email: mathias.sibomana@rsb.gov.rw or matisibo@yahoo.fr . Comments should be submitted using EAC Form D comment template. It will also be appreciated if those who have no specific comments to make but find the draft East African standards generally acceptable can notify us accordingly.

i.    DEAS 18 -1:2015 Cement — Part 1: Composition, specification and conformity criteria for common cement

 ii.    DEAS 18 - 2:2015 Cement — Part 2: Conformity evaluation

 iii.    DEAS 148 -1:2015 Cement —Test methods Part 1: Determination of strength

iv.    DEAS 148-2: 2015 Cement — Test  methods Part 2:Chemical analysis

 v.    DEAS 148-3: 2015 Cement — Test methods Part 3: Determination of setting time and soundness

vi.    DEAS 148-4: 2015 Cement — Test methods Part 4:Quantitative determination of constituents

vii.    DEAS 148-5: 2015 Cement —Test methods Part 5: Pozzolanicity test for pozzolanic cements

viii.    DEAS 148-6: 2015 Cement — Test methods Part 6: Determination of fineness

ix.    DEAS 148-7: 2015 Cement — Test methods Part 7:Methods of taking and preparing samples of cements

x.    DEAS 148-8: 2015 Cement —Test methods Part 8: Determination of chloride, carbon dioxide and alkali content of the cement


Draft East African Standards for Public Review The following Draft East African standards for paints, varnishes and related products have been prepared by the Technical Committee Paints, Varnishes and Related products (EASC/TC/070) in accordance with the EAC Principles and Procedures for harmonization of standards and are now being circulated for wider public comments. The Committee would appreciate any comments on these Draft Standards, which should be submitted before 21th October 2014 to the TC Secretariat (Burundi Bureau of Standards) for the attention of on Nizigiyimana Bernard Email: nizigiyimanab@yahoo.fr. Comments should be submitted using EAC Form D comment template. It will also be appreciated if those who have no specific comments to make but find the draft East African standards generally acceptable can notify us accordingly.

 CD/K/001: 2013 Water thinned priming paints for wood

CD/K/002:2014 Silk (sheen) emulsion paints for interior and exterior use -Specification

CD/K/003:2014  Matt solvent-borne paints for interior and exterior use - Specification

CD/K/004:2014 Matt emulsion paints for interior and exterior use - Specification

CD/K/005:2014 Air-dried roofing paints - Specification

CD/K/006:2014 Auto refinishing paints - Specification

:Part 2:- Nitrocellulose resin based D/K/007:2014  Auto refinishing paints - Specification

Part 1:- Synthetic resin based CD/K/008: 2014  Thinner for acrylic resin based auto-refinishing paint - Specification

CD/K/009:2014  Thinner for nitrocellulose resin-based paints and lacquers - Specification

CD/K/010:2014   Thinner for synthetic resin-based auto-refinishing paints - Specification

CD/K/011:2014  2-Pack acrylic resin-based auto-refinishing paint - specification

Draft East African Standards for Public Review

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