Draft CARICOM Regional Standard For Toilet Tissue – Specification

The CARICOM Regional Organisation for Standards and Quality (CROSQ) has issued the final draft CARICOM Regional Standard, Toilet tissue – Specification  for Voting. This standard sets the minimum requirements toilet tissue that are manufactured or traded within the Caribbean Community. It specifies performance and labelling requirements for toilet tissue. Members...

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Expression of Interest (EOI) – Accreditation Knowledge Management System (AKMS)

We invite service providers to indicate their interest in the development of an “Accreditation Knowledge Management System (AKMS)”. The details for the services are provided in the Terms of Reference, which can be accessed below. Expression of Interest Instructions Terms of Reference Expression of Interest – Submission Template For further...

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CRS 53: 2018, Carbonated beverages – Specification

This standard prescribes the compositional, safety, packaging, labelling, quality and testing requirements for carbonated beverages; with a view of harmonizing and facilitating fair intra and extra  regional trade. The standard does not include the following: waters (including mineral waters), fruit drinks, cereal based beverages, herbal beverages, energy drinks or juices. Status: Current | Published: 2018

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CRS 34: 2018, Cocoa and Chocolate products – Specification

This standard specifies requirements for the composition of food products derived from fermented and dried cocoa beans. This standard does not apply to:

  • a) raw cocoa products, that is, products made from cocoa beans which are either unfermented, or unroasted or both and which can be either wet or dry;
  • b) confectionery and other food products where chocolate or cocoa powder is merely a flavour; or
  • c) non-food products, including, pharmaceuticals and cosmetics.
Status: Current | Published: 2018

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CRS 25:2008, Rum – Specification

This standard provides a definition for the commodity designated as rum and prescribes acceptable methods for sampling and analysis of rum. Status: Current | Published: 2008

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Draft CARICOM Regional Standard For Comment – Non-Medical Face Masks – Specification

The CARICOM Regional Organisation for Standards and Quality (CROSQ) has issued the draft CARICOM Regional Standard, Non-medical face masks – Specification  for comments. This standard establishes minimum requirements for performance, labelling, construction and testing of non-medical face masks. Members of the public are invited to review and provide feedback on...

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Closure of Office: 24th and 31st December 2021

The public is hereby notified that the Trinidad and Tobago Bureau of Standards will be closed for business on the following days: Friday 24th December, 2021 Friday 31st December, 2021 We apologize for any inconvenience caused....

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Implementation of METROLOGY (Quantities of Goods) Regulations to begin in January

Date: December 10th, 2021: Consumers and the business community can look forward to the monitoring and testing of pre-packaged goods to verify their quantities, as the Trinidad and Tobago Bureau of Standards (TTBS) will begin implementation of the Metrology (Quantities of Goods) Regulations in January, 2022. The implementation date was...

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For Public Comment: Draft Voluntary National Standards related to Governance of Organizations

The Trinidad and Tobago Bureau of Standards has issued the following draft Voluntary National Standards for Public Comment: TTS/ISO 37000:20XX, Governance of organizations — Guidance TTS/ISO 37001:20XX, Anti-bribery management systems — Requirements with guidance for use TTS/ISO 37002:20XX, Whistleblowing management systems — Guidelines TTS/ISO 37301:20XX, Compliance management systems — Requirements...

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