Press Releases

TTBS Celebrates World Quality Day 2021

Date: November 10th, 2021: The Trinidad and Tobago Bureau of Standards (TTBS) joins the international community in celebrating World Quality Day on Thursday 11th November, 2021. World Quality Day is a global initiative which acknowledges the work of quality institutions and quality professionals. The theme of this...

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TTBS Standards Officer Wins ISO Next Generation Award

Date: September 24th, 2021. The Trinidad and Tobago Bureau of Standards is pleased to announce that Ms Andia Persad-Maharaj, Standards Officer, Standardization Division has been awarded the prestigious ISO Next Generation Award. The Award was announced by the ISO President, Mr Eddy Njoroge at the 2021 ISO...

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TTBS Conducts Stakeholder Consultation On Ready-Mixed Concrete Standard

Date: July 30th 2021. The Trinidad and Tobago Bureau of Standards (TTBS) hosted a virtual Stakeholder Consultation on the draft compulsory National Standard for Ready-mixed concrete on Friday 30th July, 2021. The consultation highlighted the key requirements of the draft standard, PCTTCS 16 Ready-mix Concrete – Compulsory...

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TTBS Announces Moratorium Period For Children’s Toys

Date: July 9th 2021. Children are vulnerable members of society and toys containing high levels of hazardous chemicals can potentially pose a risk to them. To mitigate such risks, stakeholders from the children’s toy industry were formally advised of a moratorium period of sixty (60) days for...

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TTBS to Commence Mandatory Enforcement for Laundry Detergent

Date: 2021-06-11 Stakeholders from the laundry detergent industry were formally advised of a moratorium period of sixty (60) days for the enforcement of the National Compulsory Standard: TTCS 7: 2020 – Laundry Detergent – Compulsory Requirements. The moratorium commenced on the 26th May 2021 and will conclude...

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