Standardization

Awareness Session on Standards for Biodegradable and Compostable Materials

We have reached full capacity for this event. If you require further information, please contact Ms. Nadita Ramachala at: 662-8827 ext 2044. Date – 12th December, 2019 Why attend this Session? – Single-use expanded polystyrene plastic products contribute to environmental pollution both on land and in the...

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TTBS Celebrates World Standards Day 2019

As we celebrate World Standards Day 2019, the Trinidad and Tobago Bureau of Standards (TTBS) joins the International Community in celebrating this significant day aimed at acknowledging the tremendous contribution of all stakeholders involved in national, regional and international standardization. Standardization underpins national level policies and strategies...

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Update on the Stakeholder Meeting for Children’s Toys

Importers, prospective importers, distributors and other stakeholders of children’s toys attended a Stakeholder Consultation on the Revision of the National Compulsory Standard: TTS/ISO 8124-3 – Safety of Toys – Part 3: Migration of Certain Elements on Thursday 10th October, 2019, 9:30 a.m. at TTBS. TTBS is in...

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TTBS to Host the 35th meeting of the Council of CROSQ

The Trinidad and Tobago Bureau of Standards (TTBS) will be hosting the thirty-fifth (35th) Meeting of the Council of the CARICOM Regional Organisation for Standards and Quality (CROSQ), as well as a technical workshop with the Underwriters Laboratories Inc. (UL) on “Building a safe infrastructure for Electric...

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Technical workshop – Building a safe infrastructure for Electric Vehicles

TTBS in collaboration with the CARICOM Regional Organisation for Standards and Quality (CROSQ) and the Underwriters Laboratories Inc. (UL) hosted a technical workshop entitled “Building a safe infrastructure for Electric Vehicles” on Tuesday 1st October, 2019 at 1:30 pm – 5:00 pm at the Trinidad and Tobago...

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Proposed Standards for Withdrawal

PROPOSED STANDARDS FOR WITHDRAWAL In accordance with the Standards Act, No. 18 of 1997, the following Trinidad and Tobago standards are being issued for withdrawal. These standards are VOLUNTARY and are being withdrawn because they are obsolete. Copies of these standards are available from the Bureau’s Information...

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For Public Comment: Draft Voluntary National Standards for Cloud Computing

We invite you to share your views on the proposed Draft Voluntary National Standards for Cloud Computing which are being issued for Public Comment. Closing date for comments: Friday 23rd August 2019. PCTTS/ISO/IEC 17788:20XX, Information Technology – Cloud Computing – Overview and Vocabulary Scope: This Recommendation |...

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Final Draft CARICOM Regional Standard for voting: FDCRS 47:20XX, Paints—Water-Borne Coatings — Specification

FDCRS47:20XX, Paints—Water-Borne Coatings — Specification Scope: This standard establishes requirements for water-borne, decorative coatings intended for use on interior and exterior surfaces. It applies to final packaged products, untinted bases and products tinted at the point of sale. It also establishes requirements for characteristics, performance and labelling...

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