DRAFT STANDARDS FOR PUBLIC REVIEW
CALL FOR COMMENTS ON PLASTICS — GENERIC IDENTIFICATION AND MARKING OF PLASTICS PRODUCTS
Uganda National Bureau of Standards through the Subcommittee UNBS/TC5/SC3 on Plastics and related products has proposed the adoption of the following ISO Standard as Draft Uganda Standard
Public Review Period: Jan. 2, 2020 to Feb. 1, 2020 (8 days to end)
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CALL FOR COMMENTS ON PLASTICS-VOCABULARY
Uganda National Bureau of Standards through the Subcommittee UNBS/TC5/SC3 on Plastics and related products has proposed the adoption of the following ISO Standard as Draft Uganda Standard
Public Review Period: Jan. 2, 2020 to Feb. 1, 2020 (8 days to end)
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CALL FOR COMMENTS ON SECURITY TECHNIQUES — EXTENSION TO ISO/IEC 27001 AND ISO/IEC 27002 FOR PRIVACY INFORMATION MANAGEMENT — REQUIREMENTS AND GUIDELINES
The Technical Committee of UNBS/TC18 on Information and Communication Technology (ICT) has developed a standard on Security techniques — Extension to ISO/IEC 27001 and ISO/IEC 27002 for privacy information management — Requirements and guidelines . This Draft Uganda Standard is now being circulated to stakeholders and the general public for comments on its suitability for implementation
Public Review Period: Jan. 7, 2020 to Feb. 6, 2020 (13 days to end)
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CALL FOR COMMENTS ON INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY — SECURITY TECHNIQUES — INFORMATION SECURITY MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS — OVERVIEW AND VOCABULARY
The Technical Committee of UNBS/TC18 on Information and Communication Technology (ICT) has developed a standard on Information technology — Security techniques — Information Security Management Systems—Overview and Vocabulary . This Draft Uganda Standard is now being circulated to stakeholders and the general public for comments on its suitability for implementation
Public Review Period: Jan. 7, 2020 to Feb. 6, 2020 (13 days to end)
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CALL FOR COMMENTS ON RESPIRATORY PROTECTIVE DEVICES -- HUMAN FACTORS -- PART 3: PHYSIOLOGICAL RESPONSES AND LIMITATIONS OF OXYGEN AND LIMITATIONS OF CARBON DIOXIDE IN THE BREATHING ENVIRONMENT
This document gives: — a description of the composition of the Earth's atmosphere; — a description of the physiology of human respiration; — a survey of the current biomedical literature on the effects of carbon dioxide and oxygen on human physiology; — examples of environmental circumstances where the partial pressure of oxygen or carbon dioxide can vary from that found at sea level. This document identifies oxygen and carbon dioxide concentration limit values and the length of time within which they would not be expected to impose physiological distress. To adequately illustrate the effects on human physiology, this document addresses both high altitude exposures where low partial pressures are encountered and underwater diving, which involves conditions with high partial pressures. The use of respirators and various work rates during which RPD can be worn are also included.
Public Review Period: Jan. 9, 2020 to Feb. 8, 2020 (15 days to end)
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CALL FOR COMMENTS ON ERGONOMICS OF HUMAN-SYSTEM INTERACTION -- PART 11: USABILITY: DEFINITIONS AND CONCEPTS
DUS ISO 9241-11:2018 provides a framework for understanding the concept of usability and applying it to situations where people use interactive systems, and other types of systems (including built environments), and products (including industrial and consumer products) and services (including technical and personal services). NOTE In this document, the phrase "object of interest" refers to the system, product or service for which usability is being considered (see 8.1). DUS ISO 9241-11:2018: - explains that usability is an outcome of use; - defines key terms and concepts; - identifies the fundamentals of usability; and - explains the application of the concept of usability. DUS ISO 9241-11:2018 does not describe specific processes or methods for taking account of usability in design development or evaluation. The intended users of this document include: - usability/ergonomics/human factors professionals; - designers and developers of systems, products and services; - quality assurance personnel; - public and corporate purchasers; and - consumer organizations. The most common applications of this document are in design and evaluation.
Public Review Period: Jan. 9, 2020 to Feb. 8, 2020 (15 days to end)
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CALL FOR COMMENTS ON RESPIRATORY PROTECTIVE DEVICES -- HUMAN FACTORS -- PART 4: WORK OF BREATHING AND BREATHING RESISTANCE: PHYSIOLOGICALLY BASED LIMITS
This document describes how to calculate the work performed by a person's respiratory muscles with and without the external respiratory impediments that are imposed by RPD of all kinds, except diving equipment. This Document describes how much additional impediment people can tolerate and contains values that can be used to judge the acceptability of an RPD.
Public Review Period: Jan. 9, 2020 to Feb. 8, 2020 (15 days to end)
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CALL FOR COMMENTS ON FOOT AND LEG PROTECTORS -- REQUIREMENTS AND TEST METHODS FOR FOOTWEAR COMPONENTS -- PART 4: NON-METALLIC PERFORATION RESISTANT INSERTS
This document specifies requirements and test methods for the non-metallic inserts with resistance against mechanical perforation, intended to function as components of PPE footwear (e.g. as described by US ISO 20347:2011, US ISO 20347:2014 and US ISO 20347:2012).
Public Review Period: Jan. 9, 2020 to Feb. 8, 2020 (15 days to end)
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CALL FOR COMMENTS ON FOOT AND LEG PROTECTORS -- REQUIREMENTS AND TEST METHODS FOR FOOTWEAR COMPONENTS -- PART 3: METALLIC PERFORATION RESISTANT INSERTS
This document specifies requirements and test methods for the metallic perforation resistant inserts with resistance against mechanical perforation, intended to function as components of PPE footwear (e.g. as described by US ISO 20347:2011, US ISO 20347:2014 and US ISO 20347:2012).
Public Review Period: Jan. 9, 2020 to Feb. 8, 2020 (15 days to end)
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CALL FOR COMMENTS ON FOOT AND LEG PROTECTORS -- REQUIREMENTS AND TEST METHODS FOR FOOTWEAR COMPONENT -- PART 2: NON-METALLIC TOECAPS
This document specifies requirements and test methods for non-metallic toecaps, intended to function as components of PPE footwear (e.g. as described by US ISO 20345: 2011 and US ISO 20346: 2014).
Public Review Period: Jan. 9, 2020 to Feb. 8, 2020 (15 days to end)
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CALL FOR COMMENTS ON ISO 22568-1:2019 FOOT AND LEG PROTECTORS -- REQUIREMENTS AND TEST METHODS FOR FOOTWEAR COMPONENTS -- PART 1: METALLIC TOECAPS
This document specifies requirements and test methods for metallic toecaps, intended to function as components of PPE footwear (e.g. as described by ISO 20345 and ISO 20346).
Public Review Period: Jan. 9, 2020 to Feb. 8, 2020 (15 days to end)
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CALL FOR COMMENTS ON PATIENT AND CLIENT EYE PROTECTORS FOR USE DURING LASER OR INTENSE LIGHT SOURCE (ILS) PROCEDURES -- GUIDANCE
This document gives guidelines for and provides information to employers, users and safety advisors on the selection and use of patient eye protectors (PEPs) for lasers and intense light source (ILS) equipment used for medical and cosmetic applications. This document does not apply to the eye protection of laser/ILS operators or users of the equipment. It also does not apply to PEPs for use with tanning equipment or ophthalmic instruments, either for the user/operator or the patient/client.
Public Review Period: Jan. 9, 2020 to Feb. 8, 2020 (15 days to end)
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CALL FOR COMMENTS ON THE HUMAN-CENTRED ORGANIZATION -- GUIDANCE FOR MANAGERS
This document is intended to be used within organizations that embrace and intend to implement the principles of human centredness outlined in ISO 27500. This document is intended to provide requirements and recommendations on the human factors and ergonomics approach to achieving a successful and sustainable human-centred organization. It outlines managers' responsibilities ranging from organizational strategy to development of procedures and processes enabling human centredness, and the implementation of those procedures and processes. This document provides requirements and recommendations for managers and the actions to be taken in order for an organization to achieve human centredness. This document can be used: a) by managers to understand and improve human-centred aspects of their activities; b) by managers to identify how their staff can improve human-centred aspects of their activities; c) to provide a basis for training managers how to be human-centred; d) to provide a basis for organizations to evaluate the performance of managers. It is not a management systems standard. Nor is it intended to prevent the development of standards that are more specific or more demanding.
Public Review Period: Jan. 9, 2020 to Feb. 8, 2020 (15 days to end)
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CALL FOR COMMENTS ON PACKAGING -- RECOMMENDATIONS FOR ADDRESSING CONSUMER NEEDS
This document provides general recommendations to be taken into consideration when determining the most suitable type of packaging for products intended for consumers. The functions that packaging can perform include, but are not limited to, containment, protection, handling, transport, storage, convenience, information and presentation. This document also considers the sustainable use of resources covering optimization, reuse and recovery of packaging. This document provides guidance to: — product designers, manufacturers and others engaged in the process of making decisions concerning packaging; — those drafting standards to meet the packaging needs and requirements of consumers as prospective purchasers of products; — committees preparing standards for consumer products or services; — regulators. This document is not applicable to bulk packaging, which is solely intended to protect products in bulk when being transported between manufacturers and retailers, and it is not intended for industrial packaging.
Public Review Period: Jan. 9, 2020 to Feb. 8, 2020 (15 days to end)
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CALL FOR COMMENTS ON PRODUCTS AND RELATED SERVICES -- INFORMATION FOR CONSUMERS
DUS ISO/IEC Guide 14:2018 provides guidance on the provision of information concerning products and their related services intended for consumers. It outlines general principles and recommendations for content, methods, formats and designs enabling consumers to compare and choose consumer products and their related services prior to purchase.
Public Review Period: Jan. 9, 2020 to Feb. 8, 2020 (15 days to end)
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CALL FOR COMMENTS ON DEVELOPMENT OF SERVICE STANDARDS -- RECOMMENDATIONS FOR ADDRESSING CONSUMER ISSUES
DUS ISO/IEC Guide 76:2008 provides general guidance on the issues to be considered in standards for services. On the basis of this guidance, detailed standards can be prepared for any service. FDUS ISO/IEC Guide 76:2008 provides a checklist which can be used by consumer representatives and others participating in the process of standards development. Use of the checklist enables full consideration to be given to all matters of consumer interest, including the needs of children, older persons, persons with disabilities and those from different ethnic and cultural heritages. DUS ISO/IEC Guide 76:2008 is relevant to the full range of services, whether or not a formal contract is entered into or purchase price paid, but it also has relevance for public or charitable services in which there is a consumer, a user or a participant, but not necessarily a purchase, e.g. education, health and care provision.
Public Review Period: Jan. 9, 2020 to Feb. 8, 2020 (15 days to end)
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CALL FOR COMMENTS ON QUALITY MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS -- PARTICULAR REQUIREMENTS FOR THE APPLICATION OF ISO 9001:2015 FOR ELECTORAL ORGANIZATIONS AT ALL LEVELS OF GOVERNMENT
This International Standard specifies requirements for a quality management system when an organization: a) needs to demonstrate its ability to consistently provide products and services that meet customer and applicable statutory and regulatory requirements, and b) aims to enhance customer satisfaction through the effective application of the system, including processes for improvement of the system and the assurance of conformity to customer and applicable statutory and regulatory requirements. All the requirements of this International Standard are generic and are intended to be applicable to any organization, regardless of its type or size, or the products and services it provides.
Public Review Period: Jan. 9, 2020 to Feb. 8, 2020 (15 days to end)
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CALL FOR COMMENTS ON ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS -- GUIDELINES FOR A FLEXIBLE APPROACH TO PHASED IMPLEMENTATION
This document gives guidelines for a phased approach to establish, implement, maintain and improve an environmental management system (EMS) that organizations, including small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), can adopt to enhance their environmental performance. The phased approach provides flexibility that allows organizations to develop their EMS at their own pace, over a number of phases, according to their own circumstances. Each phase consists of six consecutive stages. The system's maturity at the end of each phase can be characterized using the five-level maturity matrix provided in Annex A. This document is applicable to any organization regardless of their current environmental performance, the nature of the activities undertaken or the locations at which they occur. The phased approach enables an organization to develop a system that ultimately satisfies the requirements of US ISO 14001:2015. The guidance does not cover those elements of specific systems that go beyond US ISO US 14001:2015 and it is not intended to provide interpretations of the requirements of US ISO US 14001:2015.
Public Review Period: Jan. 9, 2020 to Feb. 8, 2020 (15 days to end)
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CALL FOR COMMENTS ON QUALITY MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS -- GUIDELINES FOR THE APPLICATION OF ISO 9001 IN LOCAL GOVERNMENT
This International Standard specifies requirements for a quality management system when an organization: a) needs to demonstrate its ability to consistently provide products and services that meet customer and applicable statutory and regulatory requirements, and b) aims to enhance customer satisfaction through the effective application of the system, including processes for improvement of the system and the assurance of conformity to customer and applicable statutory and regulatory requirements. All the requirements of this International Standard are generic and are intended to be applicable to any organization, regardless of its type or size, or the products and services it provides. NOTE 1 In this International Standard, the terms "product" or "service" only apply to products and services intended for, or required by, a customer. NOTE 2 Statutory and regulatory requirements can be expressed as legal requirements. This document gives guidelines for local governments on understanding and implementing a quality management system that meets the requirements of US ISO 9001:2015, in order to meet the needs and expectations of their customers/citizens and all other relevant interested parties by consistently providing them with products and services. It promotes implementing a quality management system in a responsible and accountable manner, through the application of US ISO 9001 on a comprehensive basis. These guidelines do not add, change or modify the requirements of US ISO 9001:2015. It is applicable to all local government processes at all levels (i.e. strategical, tactical-managerial and operational) in order to constitute a comprehensive quality management system that focuses on the local government achieving its objectives. The comprehensive character of this system is essential to ensure that all the areas of the local government have a specified level of reliability (i.e. effectiveness of the processes). Annex A, as a starting point for users of this document, gives a diagnostic methodology for local governments to evaluate the scope and maturity of their processes and products and services. Annex B gives the processes necessary to provide reliable products and services to customers/citizens.
Public Review Period: Jan. 9, 2020 to Feb. 8, 2020 (15 days to end)
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CALL FOR COMMENTS ON SUSTAINABLE AND TRACEABLE COCOA -- PART 1: REQUIREMENTS FOR COCOA SUSTAINABILITY MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS
This document specifies high-level requirements for management systems for sustainable cocoa bean production, including post-harvest processes, if applicable, and traceability of the sustainably produced cocoa beans within the organization producing the cocoa beans. NOTE 1 Post-harvest processes include pod-breaking, fermentation, drying, sorting, packing, transport and storage of cocoa beans. Only organizations that fulfil both the cocoa sustainability management system requirements of either this document or ISO 34101 4:2019, Annex A or B, and the performance requirements of ISO 34101 2 can claim their cocoa beans have been sustainably produced. NOTE 2 ISO 34101-4 specifies the requirements for cocoa sustainability management systems at entry and medium levels.
Public Review Period: Jan. 9, 2020 to Feb. 8, 2020 (15 days to end)
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CALL FOR COMMENTS ON ASSESSMENT OF OUTCOMES OF LEARNING SERVICES -- GUIDANCE
This document provides guidance on the planning, development, implementation and review of assessments of the outcomes [knowledge, competence, performance] of learning services. It is intended for use by organizations providing learning services and organizations selecting, using or developing assessments. This document is applicable to the development and use of assessments for the measurement of individual learners' outcomes and the use of assessments for determinations of learner progress. The document does not apply to the direct evaluation of programs of instruction or the evaluation of learning service providers. It also excludes the technology requirements for the delivery of assessments.
Public Review Period: Jan. 9, 2020 to Feb. 8, 2020 (15 days to end)
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CALL FOR COMMENTS ON RISK MANAGEMENT -- RISK ASSESSMENT TECHNIQUES
DUS IEC 31010:2019 is published as a double logo standard with ISO and provides guidance on the selection and application of techniques for assessing risk in a wide range of situations. The techniques are used to assist in making decisions where there is uncertainty, to provide information about particular risks and as part of a process for managing risk. The document provides summaries of a range of techniques, with references to other documents where the techniques are described in more detail. This second edition cancels and replaces the first edition published in 2009. This edition constitutes a technical revision. This edition includes the following significant technical changes with respect to the previous edition: • more detail is given on the process of planning, implementing, verifying and validating the use of the techniques; • the number and range of application of the techniques has been increased; • the concepts covered in ISO 31000 are no longer repeated in this standard. Keywords: uncertainty, risk management
Public Review Period: Jan. 9, 2020 to Feb. 8, 2020 (15 days to end)
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CALL FOR COMMENTS ON PRINCIPLES FOR SUCCESSFUL COLLABORATIVE BUSINESS RELATIONSHIP MANAGEMENT
This document introduces twelve collaborative relationship management principles. ISO 44001 and related ISO collaborative management standards are based on the understanding and acknowledgement of these principles
Public Review Period: Jan. 9, 2020 to Feb. 8, 2020 (15 days to end)
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CALL FOR COMMENTS ON BRAND EVALUATION -- PRINCIPLES AND FUNDAMENTALS
This document specifies and establishes definitions and methodologies for a set of indicators for smart cities. As accelerating improvements in city services and quality of life is fundamental to the definition of a smart city, this document, in conjunction with US ISO 37120, is intended to provide a complete set of indicators to measure progress towards a smart city. This is represented in Figure 1.
Public Review Period: Jan. 9, 2020 to Feb. 8, 2020 (15 days to end)
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CALL FOR COMMENTS ON SURGICAL SUTURES — SPECIFICATION — PART 1: ABSORBABLE
The East Africa Standards Technical Committee on Healthcare and medical devices (EASC/TC 078) has developed following Draft East African standards in accordance with EAC principles and procedures of harmonization of East African standards:
Public Review Period: Dec. 11, 2019 to Feb. 9, 2020 (16 days to end)
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CALL FOR COMMENTS ON SURGICAL SUTURES — SPECIFICATION — PART 2: NON ABSORBABLE
The East Africa Standards Technical Committee on Healthcare and medical devices (EASC/TC 078) has developed following Draft East African standards in accordance with EAC principles and procedures of harmonization of East African standards:
Public Review Period: Dec. 11, 2019 to Feb. 9, 2020 (16 days to end)
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CALL FOR COMMENTS ON SURGICAL SUTURE NEEDLES — SPECIFICATION
The East Africa Standards Technical Committee on Healthcare and medical devices (EASC/TC 078) has developed following Draft East African standards in accordance with EAC principles and procedures of harmonization of East African standards:
Public Review Period: Dec. 11, 2019 to Feb. 9, 2020 (16 days to end)
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CALL FOR COMMENTS ON CAP VAULTS AND EXPANDED POLYSTYRENE COFFERS - SPECIFICATIONS
The Technical Committee of UNBS/TC03 on Building and Construction has developed a standard on Expanded Polystyrene.This Draft Uganda Standard is now being circulated to stakeholders and the general public for comments on its suitability for implementation.
Public Review Period: Dec. 20, 2019 to Feb. 18, 2020 (25 days to end)
CALL FOR COMMENTS ON FLAGSTONES EXPANDED POLYSTYRENE – SPECIFICATIONS
The Technical Committee of UNBS/TC03 on Building and Construction has developed a standard on Expanded Polystyrene.This Draft Uganda Standard is now being circulated to stakeholders and the general public for comments on its suitability for implementation
Public Review Period: Dec. 20, 2019 to Feb. 18, 2020 (25 days to end)
CALL FOR COMMENTS ON OILSEED CAKES FOR ANIMAL FEEDS — SPECIFICATION
East Africa Standards Committee on Animal feeds and feeding stuffs (EASC/TC 001) has developed the following Draft East African standards in accordance with EAC principles and procedures of harmonization of East African standards;
Public Review Period: Dec. 23, 2019 to Feb. 21, 2020 (28 days to end)
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CALL FOR COMMENTS ON FISHMEAL — SPECIFICATION
East Africa Standards Committee on Animal feeds and feeding stuffs (EASC/TC 001) has developed the following Draft East African standards in accordance with EAC principles and procedures of harmonization of East African standards;
Public Review Period: Dec. 23, 2019 to Feb. 21, 2020 (28 days to end)
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CALL FOR COMMENTS ON DOG FEED — SPECIFICATION
East Africa Standards Committee on Animal feeds and feeding stuffs (EASC/TC 001) has developed the following Draft East African standards in accordance with EAC principles and procedures of harmonization of East African standards;
Public Review Period: Dec. 23, 2019 to Feb. 21, 2020 (28 days to end)
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CALL FOR COMMENTS ON BONE MEAL FOR COMPOUNDING ANIMAL FEEDS — SPECIFICATION
East Africa Standards Committee on Animal feeds and feeding stuffs (EASC/TC 001) has developed the following Draft East African standards in accordance with EAC principles and procedures of harmonization of East African standards;
Public Review Period: Dec. 23, 2019 to Feb. 21, 2020 (28 days to end)
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CALL FOR COMMENTS ON MAIZE BRAN AS LIVESTOCK FEED — SPECIFICATION
East Africa Standards Committee on Animal feeds and feeding stuffs (EASC/TC 001) has developed the following Draft East African standards in accordance with EAC principles and procedures of harmonization of East African standards;
Public Review Period: Dec. 23, 2019 to Feb. 21, 2020 (28 days to end)
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CALL FOR COMMENTS ON WHEAT BRAN AND POLLARD FOR ANIMAL FEEDS — SPECIFICATION
East Africa Standards Committee on Animal feeds and feeding stuffs (EASC/TC 001) has developed the following Draft East African standards in accordance with EAC principles and procedures of harmonization of East African standards;
Public Review Period: Dec. 23, 2019 to Feb. 21, 2020 (28 days to end)
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CALL FOR COMMENTS ON OSTRICH FEED — SPECIFICATION
East Africa Standards Committee on Animal feeds and feeding stuffs (EASC/TC 001) has developed the following Draft East African standards in accordance with EAC principles and procedures of harmonization of East African standards;
Public Review Period: Dec. 23, 2019 to Feb. 21, 2020 (28 days to end)
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CALL FOR COMMENTS ON BARLEY GRAINS SPECIFICATION
The Technical Committee of UNBS/TC3 on Cereals, pulses and related products and processes has developed and revised a standard on Barley grains. This Draft Uganda Standard is now being circulated to stakeholders and the general public for comments on its suitability for implementation
Public Review Period: Dec. 27, 2019 to Feb. 25, 2020 (32 days to end)
CALL FOR COMMENTS ON ALGEA POWDER SPECIFICATION
The Technical Committee of UNBS/TC2/SC4 on Fruits, vegetables, spices and related products has developed draft Uganda standard on algae specification.This Draft Uganda Standard is now being circulated to stakeholders and the general public for comments on its suitability for implementation
Public Review Period: Dec. 29, 2019 to Feb. 27, 2020 (34 days to end)
CALL FOR COMMENTS ON TEXTILES - MASAI SHUKA - SPECIFICATION
The East African Standards Committee on Textiles, textile products and accessories (EASC/TC 061) has developed the following Draft East African standards in accordance with EAC principles and procedures of harmonization of East African standards;
Public Review Period: Dec. 30, 2019 to Feb. 28, 2020 (35 days to end)
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CALL FOR COMMENTS ON TEXTILES - KIKOI FABRIC - SPECIFICATION
The East African Standards Committee on Textiles, textile products and accessories (EASC/TC 061) has developed the following Draft East African standards in accordance with EAC principles and procedures of harmonization of East African standards;
Public Review Period: Dec. 30, 2019 to Feb. 28, 2020 (35 days to end)
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CALL FOR COMMENTS ON TEXTILES - DERA DRESS - SPECIFICATION
The East African Standards Committee on Textiles, textile products and accessories (EASC/TC 061) has developed the following Draft East African standards in accordance with EAC principles and procedures of harmonization of East African standards;
Public Review Period: Dec. 30, 2019 to Feb. 28, 2020 (35 days to end)
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CALL FOR COMMENTS ON GLOSS SOLVENT BORNE PAINTS FOR INTERIOR AND EXTERIOR USE — SPECIFICATION
Uganda National Bureau of Standards (UNBS) through the Technical Committee UNBS/TC5/SC2 Paints, Varnishes and related products has developed the following Draft Uganda Standards
Public Review Period: Jan. 3, 2020 to March 3, 2020 (39 days to end)
CALL FOR COMMENTS ON SILK (SHEEN) EMULSION PAINT FOR INTERIOR USE — SPECIFICATION
Uganda National Bureau of Standards (UNBS) through the Technical Committee UNBS/TC5/SC2 Paints, Varnishes and related products has developed the following Draft Uganda Standards
Public Review Period: Jan. 3, 2020 to March 3, 2020 (39 days to end)
CALL FOR COMMENTS ON SEMI-GLOSS (EGG SHELL) SOLVENT BORNE PAINTS FOR INTERIOR AND EXTERIOR USE — SPECIFICATION
Uganda National Bureau of Standards (UNBS) through the Technical Committee UNBS/TC5/SC2 Paints, Varnishes and related products has developed the following Draft Uganda Standards
Public Review Period: Jan. 3, 2020 to March 3, 2020 (39 days to end)
CALL FOR COMMENTS ON TEXTURED PAINTS — SPECIFICATION
Uganda National Bureau of Standards (UNBS) through the Technical Committee UNBS/TC5/SC2 Paints, Varnishes and related products has developed the following Draft Uganda Standards
Public Review Period: Jan. 3, 2020 to March 3, 2020 (39 days to end)
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CALL FOR COMMENTS ON DROP ON MATERIALS FOR ROAD MARKING PAINTS — SPECIFICATION
Uganda National Bureau of Standards (UNBS) through the Technical Committee UNBS/TC5/SC2 Paints, Varnishes and related products has developed the following Draft Uganda Standards
Public Review Period: Jan. 3, 2020 to March 3, 2020 (39 days to end)
CALL FOR COMMENTS ON GLOSS SOLVENT BORNE PAINTS FOR INTERIOR AND EXTERIOR USE — SPECIFICATION
Uganda National Bureau of Standards (UNBS) through the Technical Committee UNBS/TC5/SC2 Paints, Varnishes and related products has developed the following Draft Uganda Standards
Public Review Period: Jan. 3, 2020 to March 3, 2020 (39 days to end)
CALL FOR COMMENTS ON HACKSAW BLADES – SPECIFICATION
Uganda National Bureau of Standards through its Technical Committee on Mechanical Engineering and metallurgy (UNBS/TC 04) has prepared the following Draft Uganda Standards for farm and workshop tools
Public Review Period: Jan. 7, 2020 to March 7, 2020 (43 days to end)
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CALL FOR COMMENTS ON SHOVELS – SPECIFICATION
Uganda National Bureau of Standards through its Technical Committee on Mechanical Engineering and metallurgy (UNBS/TC 04) has prepared the following Draft Uganda Standards for farm and workshop tools
Public Review Period: Jan. 7, 2020 to March 7, 2020 (43 days to end)
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CALL FOR COMMENTS ON HAMMERS -- TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS CONCERNING STEEL HAMMER HEADS
Uganda National Bureau of Standards through its Technical Committee on Mechanical Engineering and metallurgy (UNBS/TC 04) has prepared the following Draft Uganda Standards for farm and workshop tools
Public Review Period: Jan. 7, 2020 to March 7, 2020 (43 days to end)
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CALL FOR COMMENTS ON MACHETES — SPECIFICATION
Uganda National Bureau of Standards through its Technical Committee on Mechanical Engineering and metallurgy (UNBS/TC 04) has prepared the following Draft Uganda Standards for farm and workshop tools.
Public Review Period: Jan. 7, 2020 to March 7, 2020 (43 days to end)
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CALL FOR COMMENTS ON HOES (JEMBES) — BOTH PLAIN AND FORKED — SPECIFICATION
Uganda National Bureau of Standards through its Technical Committee on Mechanical Engineering and metallurgy (UNBS/TC 04) has prepared the following Draft Uganda Standards for farm and workshop tools
Public Review Period: Jan. 7, 2020 to March 7, 2020 (43 days to end)
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CALL FOR COMMENTS ON SANITARY APPLIANCES — WASH DOWN WATER CLOSETS — SPECIFICATIONS
Uganda National Bureau of Standards through its Technical Committee on Mechanical Engineering and metallurgy (UNBS/TC 04) has prepared the following Draft Uganda Standards for sanitary appliances in accordance with principles and procedures of development and harmonization of EAC Standards
Public Review Period: Jan. 7, 2020 to March 7, 2020 (43 days to end)
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CALL FOR COMMENTS ON SANITARY APPLIANCES — SQUATTING PANS — SPECIFICATION
Uganda National Bureau of Standards through its Technical Committee on Mechanical Engineering and metallurgy (UNBS/TC 04) has prepared the following Draft Uganda Standards for sanitary appliances in accordance with principles and procedures of development and harmonization of EAC Standards
Public Review Period: Jan. 7, 2020 to March 7, 2020 (43 days to end)
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CALL FOR COMMENTS ON SANITARY APPLIANCES — WASH BASINS — SPECIFICATION
Uganda National Bureau of Standards through its Technical Committee on Mechanical Engineering and metallurgy (UNBS/TC 04) has prepared the following Draft Uganda Standards for sanitary appliances in accordance with principles and procedures of development and harmonization of EAC Standards
Public Review Period: Jan. 7, 2020 to March 7, 2020 (43 days to end)
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CALL FOR COMMENTS ON SANITARY APPLIANCES — URINALS AND PARTITION PLATES — SPECIFICATIONS.
Uganda National Bureau of Standards through its Technical Committee on Mechanical Engineering and metallurgy (UNBS/TC 04) has prepared the following Draft Uganda Standards for sanitary appliances in accordance with principles and procedures of development and harmonization of EAC Standards
Public Review Period: Jan. 7, 2020 to March 7, 2020 (43 days to end)
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CALL FOR COMMENTS ON DEAS 1025: 2019, MONITORING AND SAMPLING OF PREMIXES AND FORTIFIED FOODS-GUIDELINES
East Africa Standards Committee on Nutrition and Foods for Special dietary uses (EASC/TC 018) has developed the following Draft East African standards in accordance with EAC principles and procedures of harmonization of East African standards;
Public Review Period: Jan. 7, 2020 to March 7, 2020 (43 days to end)
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CALL FOR COMMENTS ON DEAS 1024: 2019, FORTIFIED COMPOSITE FLOUR — SPECIFICATION
East Africa Standards Committee on Nutrition and Foods for Special dietary uses (EASC/TC 018) has developed the following Draft East African standards in accordance with EAC principles and procedures of harmonization of East African standards;
Public Review Period: Jan. 7, 2020 to March 7, 2020 (43 days to end)
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CALL FOR COMMENTS ON SANITARY APPLIANCES — GENERAL REQUIREMENTS
Uganda National Bureau of Standards through its Technical Committee on Mechanical Engineering and metallurgy (UNBS/TC 04) has prepared the following Draft Uganda Standards for sanitary appliances in accordance with principles and procedures of development and harmonization of EAC Standards
Public Review Period: Jan. 7, 2020 to March 7, 2020 (43 days to end)
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CALL FOR COMMENTS ON DEAS 1023: 2019, FOOD FORTIFICATION PREMIX AND FORTIFICANTS – SPECIFICATION
East Africa Standards Committee on Nutrition and Foods for Special dietary uses (EASC/TC 018) has developed the following Draft East African standards in accordance with EAC principles and procedures of harmonization of East African standards;
Public Review Period: Jan. 7, 2020 to March 7, 2020 (43 days to end)
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CALL FOR COMMENTS ON DEAS 72 2019 PROCESSED CEREAL BASED FOODS FOR INFANTS AND YOUNG CHILDREN—SPECIFICATION
East Africa Standards Committee on Nutrition and Foods for Special dietary uses (EASC/TC 018) has developed the following Draft East African standards in accordance with EAC principles and procedures of harmonization of East African standards;
Public Review Period: Jan. 7, 2020 to March 7, 2020 (43 days to end)
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CALL FOR COMMENTS ON DEAS 35: 2019, FORTIFIED FOOD GRADE SALT -SPECIFICATION
East Africa Standards Committee on Nutrition and Foods for Special dietary uses (EASC/TC 018) has developed the following Draft East African standards in accordance with EAC principles and procedures of harmonization of East African standards;
Public Review Period: Jan. 7, 2020 to March 7, 2020 (43 days to end)
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CALL FOR COMMENTS ON DEAS 4: 2019 INFANT FORMULA-SPECIFICATION
East Africa Standards Committee on Nutrition and Foods for Special dietary uses (EASC/TC 018) has developed the following Draft East African standards in accordance with EAC principles and procedures of harmonization of East African standards;
Public Review Period: Jan. 7, 2020 to March 7, 2020 (43 days to end)
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CALL FOR COMMENTS ON GUIDELINES ON COMPLIANCE MARKET INCENTIVES FOR AGRO INDUTRIALIZATION
The Technical Committee of UNBS/TC2 on Food and Agriculture through its working group, UNBS TC2/WG1 on Compliance market incentives for Agro-Industrialisation has developed a guideline on compliance market incentives for Agro-Industrialisation. This Draft Uganda Standard is now being circulated to stakeholders and the general public for comments on their suitability for implementation
Public Review Period: Jan. 9, 2020 to March 9, 2020 (45 days to end)
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CALL FOR COMMENTS ON GLOSSARY OF TERMS USED IN CONFECTIONERY TRADE
East Africa Standards Committee on Sugar and sugar products (EASC/TC 019) has revised the following Draft East African standards in accordance with EAC principles and procedures of harmonization of East African standards;
Public Review Period: Jan. 17, 2020 to March 17, 2020 (53 days to end)
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CALL FOR COMMENTS ON PLANTATION (MILL) WHITE SUGAR
East Africa Standards Committee on Sugar and sugar products (EASC/TC 019) has revised the following Draft East African standards in accordance with EAC principles and procedures of harmonization of East African standards;
Public Review Period: Jan. 17, 2020 to March 17, 2020 (53 days to end)
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CALL FOR COMMENTS ON RAW SUGAR SPECIFICATION
East Africa Standards Committee on Sugar and sugar products (EASC/TC 019) has revised the following Draft East African standards in accordance with EAC principles and procedures of harmonization of East African standards;
Public Review Period: Jan. 17, 2020 to March 17, 2020 (53 days to end)
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CALL FOR COMMENTS ON REFINED WHITE SUGAR
East Africa Standards Committee on Sugar and sugar products (EASC/TC 019) has revised the following Draft East African standards in accordance with EAC principles and procedures of harmonization of East African standards;
Public Review Period: Jan. 17, 2020 to March 17, 2020 (53 days to end)
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