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Petroleum Conference

 

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Draft Standards for Public Review

1. TC 16-STANDARDS FOR DECLARATION ON 2nd JUNE, 2015

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2. List of Standards For Declaration By NSC 2nd June, 2015

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3.  Uganda National Bureau of Standards (UNBS) through Sub Committee 16 on Water, Alcohol and Beverages (SC 16) under the Food and Agriculture Standards Technical Committee 2 (TC 2) has prepared and enclosed draft, US 1598, Uganda Standard for Spirit-based ready to drink alcoholic beverages — Specification.

The draft Uganda Standard is now being circulated to stakeholders and the general public to give their comments on their suitability for implementation.

The Committee would be glad to receive comments on the Draft Uganda Standards by 19th May 2015. It would also be appropriated if those with no specific comments to make and find the daft standards generally acceptable to notify UNBS. Notification or comments can be sent after being filled in the ballot form attached.

Detailed comments should be provided on a separate sheet of paper identifying the number of the clause to which they refer. Suggestions entailing revision of text should indicate preferred wording.

All correspondences on this should be addressed to the Manager, Standards Department for the attention of Ms. Moreen Wejuli (0782 532 915 or email; This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. )

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 4.  CALL FOR COMMENTS ON DRAFT UGANDA STANDARDS ON WHEELCHAIRS/TRICYCLES

 Uganda National Bureau of Standards (UNBS) through the technical committee on Transport and communication (UNBS/TC8) has revised the following standard:

DUS 844:2011: Code of Practice for the design, production, supply and distribution of wheelchairs and tricycles

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Comments Sheet

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5.  CALL FOR COMMENTS ON DRAFT UGANDA STANDARDS FOR OIL AND GAS UPSTREAM EQUIPMENTS AND MATERIALS

Uganda National Bureau of Standards (UNBS) in collaboration with the Ministry of Energy and Mineral Development (MEMD), through the Technical Committee (UNBS/ TC 16/ SC2/WG1) is developing Standards for the oil and gas upstream equipment and materials. The committee has completed discussions and adopted the following draft standards.

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Comments sheet

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6. CALL FOR COMMENTS ON DRAFT UGANDA STANDARDS FOR FLEXIBLE POLYURETHANE FOAMS 

Uganda National Bureau of Standards (UNBS) through the Technical Committee on Textiles and Textile products (UNBS TC7/SC1) is developing national standards on flexible polyurethane foams.     The committee has completed discussions and agreed on the following draft standards.

  1. DUS 202-1: Flexible polyurethane foams — Part 1: Polyether Type — Specifications
  2. DUS 202-2: Flexible Polyurethane Foam — Part 2: Mattresses — Specification
  3. DUS 202-3: Flexible Polyurethane Foams — Part 3: Reconstituted foams — Specification
  4. DUS 202-4: Flexible polyurethane foams — Part 4: Polyester type — Specification

The draft standards are now being presented to the general public to provide comments on their suitability for implementation.

The committee would be glad to receive comments on these draft standards to be submitted from 5th March, 2015 to 5th May 2015. It would be appreciated that those with no specific comments to make and find the Draft Uganda Standards generally acceptable to notify UNBS accordingly.

Detailed comments may be provided on the attached comments sheets, identifying the number of the clause to which they refer. Suggestions entailing revision of the text should indicate the preferred wording.

All correspondences on these draft standards should be addressed to the Manager Standards, UNBS, for the attention Mr. Joel peter Oryang (0772946620; This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. / This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. )

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Food safety Workshop

 AFRICAN REGIONAL CO-OPERATIVE AGREEMENT FOR RESEARCH, DEVELOPMENT AND

TRAINING RELATED TO NUCLEAR SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY (AFRA) FOOD SAFETY

WORKSHOP ON THE ROLE OF NUCLEAR AND COMPLEMENTARY TOOLS  

 

The Uganda National Bureau of Standards (UNBS) will be hosting the (AFRA)Food Safety Workshop on The Role of Nuclear and Complementary Tools, due to be held from 13/04/2015 to 17/04/2015.

The workshop also sponsored by International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) will be attended by 35 laboratory personnel from all over the African continent and from Uganda such as the National Drug Authority, Dairy Development Authority, Government Chemists, MAAIF, Makerere University and UNBS chemistry laboratory. It will be facilitated Experts from (IAEA) and UNBS Chemistry laboratory and will involve practical sessions in the UNBS Chemistry Laboratory and lectures on QMS and screening of Veterinary drug residues (VDRs) in animal derived food, food products and feed.  This workshop is being aligned with the National IAEA TC Project UGA 5034 ‘Strengthening National capacity for monitoring & testing of veterinary drug residues in food and feed currently being hosted by UNBS through which National capacity is being built for the testing, inspection and monitoring for VDRs  

 

 

Last Updated on Tuesday, 31 March 2015 13:15

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Tender Notices

Last Updated on Monday, 01 September 2014 12:11

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Banned Product

Beware of certain cosmetics that may be harmful to your skin, and health in future.

Last Updated on Friday, 03 May 2013 12:21

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Upcoming Events

Tuesday 31st March 2015

Activity:  Training of supermarkets on Standards Requirements

Venue:    UMA Conference Hall 

Time:       9: 00 am

Wednesday 25th March 2015 

Avtivity:  Liquid Petroleum Gas (LPG) Stakeholders’ Consultative Meeting

Venue:     UNBS Offices Bweyogerere 

Time:        09:00am

Last Updated on Saturday, 28 March 2015 12:56

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