Act No: CAP. 496
Act Title: STANDARDS
SUBSIDIARY LEGISLATION
Arrangement of Sections
THE STANDARDIZATION MARKS (PERMITS AND FEES) REGULATIONS

ARRANGEMENT OF REGULATIONS

1.

Citation

2.

Interpretation

3.

Application for permits

4.

Permits

5.

Use of permits

6.

Tests and inspections

7.

Samples and information

8.

Fees

9.

Layout markings

10.

Register

11.

Suspension and revocation of permits

12.

Permits Committee

SCHEDULES

SCHEDULE

THE STANDARDIZATION MARKS (PERMITS AND FEES) REGULATIONS
1.
Citation

These Regulations may be cited as the Standardization Marks (Permits and Fees) Regulations.

2.
Interpretation

In these Regulations, unless the context otherwise requires—

“inspection” includes the process of examination and conducting of relevant tests by the Bureau to determine the conformity of any commodity with Kenya Standards;

“Kenya standards” means standard specifications of any commodity approved by the council as the applicable standard for that particular commodity;

“permit-holder” means a person who has been granted a permit to use a standardization mark under the Act or under these Regulations.

3.
Application for permits

Applications for the issue or renewal of a permit shall be in the Form STA/1 in the Schedule to these Regulations.

4.
Permits
(1)

A permit issued by the Bureau shall be in Form STA/2 in the Schedule to these Regulations.

(2)

Permits shall be issued subject to the conditions set out in Form STA/2 in the Schedule to these Regulations.

5.
Use of permits

After a permit has been issued by the Bureau or a person acting under its authority, the standardization mark in respect of which a permit has been issued shall be applied by the permit-holder to all commodities which comply with the requirements set forth in the applicable Kenya Standards.

6.
Tests and inspections
(1)

Before issuing a permit to any applicant, the Bureau may carry out such tests and inspect any commodity for the purposes of ascertaining whether the commodity complies with the requirements set forth in the applicable Kenya standards.

(2)

The Bureau may carry out such periodic tests and inspections as it may deem necessary in order to ascertain whether a permit-holder is complying with the general scheme of supervision and control laid down by the Bureau for every commodity or class of commodities.

7.
Samples and information
(1)

Where a person has been requested, in writing by the Director to furnish samples of any commodity or information in regard to its manufacture, production, processing or treatment, he shall do so within such period as may be specified in the request.

(2)

Any person who fails to comply with a request made under this regulation shall be guilty of an offence and liable to a fine not exceeding six thousand shillings or to imprisonment for a term not exceeding six months, or to both such fine and imprisonment.

8.
Fees
(1)

Every applicant for the issue of a permit shall pay, at the time of filling the application, a fee of one hundred shillings for each application made by him.

(2)

Every permit-holder shall pay an annual fee of fifty shillings in respect of each permit granted to him or renewed.

(3)

Every permit-holder shall pay a marking fee proportionate to the quantum of the annual production of the commodity in respect of which the permit has been granted; except that the Bureau may at any time vary or change the marking fee payable in respect of any commodity.

9.
Layout markings
(1)

Every permit-holder shall be assigned an identification number by the Bureau, which number shall, for the purposes of identifying the permit-holder, appear on all commodities on which a standardization mark has been applied.

(2)

In addition to the Standardization mark, all commodities which the permit-holder produces or manufactures shall carry such other marks as the Bureau may from to time determine.

(3)

All the markings on any commodity shall be applied in the manner specified by the Bureau.

10.
Register
(1)

The Bureau shall keep a register of all permit-holders and the products in respect of which a permit has been issued.

(2)

Any person may apply, in writing and on payment of a fee of twenty shillings, for any information contained in the register:

Provided that the Bureau shall supply or refuse to supply the information so requested.

11.
Suspension and revocation of permits
(1)

The Director or any other officer authorized by the Bureau may suspend or revoke a permit—

(a)

if it is ascertained that the permit-holder has used the standardization mark on or in connexion with commodities which do not comply with the requirements set forth in the applicable Kenya Standards; or

(b)

if any of the fees specified in regulation 8 of these Regulations have not been paid; or

(c)

the permit-holder is adjudged bankrupt; or

(d)

the permit-holder transfers his business to another person; or

(e)

the Kenya standards on which the issue of the permit was based are withdrawn by the Bureau.

(2)

A permit-holder who is notified that his permit has been suspended or revoked in accordance with the provisions of subregulation (1) of this Regulation, shall, on receipt of the notification of the suspension or revocation, stop applying the standardization mark to any commodity.

(3)

Where a permit has been revoked or suspended in accordance with the provisions of subregulation (1) of this Regulation, the Director or any other officer authorized by the Bureau may require the permit-holder to remove the standardization mark from all the commodities on which he has applied the standardization mark.

(4)

Any person who fails to comply with the provisions of sub-regulations (2) and (3) of this regulation shall be guilty of an offence and liable, on summary conviction, to a fine not exceeding six thousand shillings or to imprisonment for a term not exceeding six months or to both such fine and imprisonment.

12.
Permits Committee
(1)

There shall be established a committee called the Permits Committee which shall be responsible for the administration of the standardization marks scheme.

(2)

The Permits Committee shall, subject to subregulation (3) of this regulation, consist of the following members—

(a)

a chairperson who shall be the Director of the Bureau;

(b)

a secretary who shall be the person in charge of the certification Marking Scheme of the Bureau;

(c)

two members nominated by the council, one of whom shall act as chairperson in the absence of the chairperson.

(3)

The chairperson of the Permits committee may, after consultation with the committee, appoint not more than two persons, one of whom shall be the chairperson of the relevant Industrial Standards Committee, to be additional members of the committee being person whose assistance or advice the committee may from time to time require.

SCHEDULE

FORM STA/1

(r. 3)

APPLICATION FOR *GRANT/RENEWAL OF A PERMIT TO USE A STANDARDIZATION MARK

To:

The Secretary to the Permits Committee.

Kenya Bureau of Standards,

P.O. Box 10610,

Nairobi.

*I/We the undersigned hereby apply for the *grant/renewal of a *permit/the permit No........................... to use the standardization mark on the commodity specified hereunder:—

(1)

(2)

(3)

Standardization Mark

Description of the commodity upon and in respect of which the standardization Mark is to be used

Trade Mark or Brand which is in use in respect of the commodity

In connection with this application, I/we the undersigned hereby declare that the commodity referred to in column 2 above and the process and practice which is or will be carried out by "me/us in the production of the commodity shall at all times comply with standard specification bearing tittle..........................................................................................................Date ....................................................... Signature of the applicant

In connexion with this application, *I/We the undersigned hereby declare that the commodity referred to in column 2 above and the process and practice which is or will be carried out by *me/us in the production of the commodity shall at all times comply with standard specification bearing title ......................................

Date ........................ Signature of the applicant .................

Name ..............................

Designation ......................

Name of firm ......................

Address ..........................

To be submitted in triplicate.

*Delete whichever is not applicable.

FORM STA/2

(r. 4)

PERMIT TO USE THE STANDARDIZATION MARK

Permit No........................

Permit is hereby granted to .................. of ................... to use the standardization mark specified in the first column of the Appendix hereunder, upon and in respect of the commodity specified in the second column thereof, which commodity conforms to the standard specification in the third column.

Appendix

(1)

(2)

(3)

Standardization Mark

Description of the commodity upon which the standardization Mark is to be used

Standard specification

Permit effective from ..............................

Permit expires on ..................................

Date of issue ..............................

........

Fees paid ...........................................

1.

This permit is issued subject to the following conditions:—

(a)

The permit-holder shall comply with the general and specific conditions and scheme of supervision and control which the Bureau may issue from time to time.

(b)

This permit is not transferable.

(c)

Costs incurred by inspection to determine whether commodities to which the standardization mark has been applied fulfil the applicable requirement set forth by the Bureau shall be defrayed by the permit-holder to the extent specified in the scheme of supervision and control for the commodities listed in the permit.

(d)

The right to use the mark applies only to the commodities listed in the permit.

(e)

Costs incurred in applying the standardization mark shall be defrayed by the permit-holder.

(f)

The Bureau reserves the right to revise the regulations for marking standardized commodities.

(g)

If the Kenya standards on which the permit is based are revised, this permit shall be valid only if the permit-holder agrees to comply with the requirements set forth in the revised Kenya standards.

(h)

This permit shall be valid for a period of one year from the date of issue unless earlier suspended or revoked.

2.

The breach of any of the conditions contained in this permit constitutes an offence under the provisions of the Standards Act and the Standardization Marks (Permits and Fees) Regulations, 1977.

............................
Director/Authorized Officer.
THE STANDARDS-THE STANDARDS ORDER
1.

This Order may be cited as the Standards Order.

2.

Kenya Standards having been declared for the several commodities and methods and procedures set out in the first and second columns of the Schedule, no person shall manufacture or sell those commodities or use these methods and procedures on or after a date which is six weeks after the date of publication of this Order unless the commodities and methods and procedures comply with the requirements of the relevant Kenya Standards.

SCHEDULE

Number

Table of Kenya Standard Specification

KS 01-136: 1980

Kenya Standard Specification for grades of Wheat Grain.

KS 03- 85: 1979

Kenya Standard Specification for Aluminium Sulphate.

KS 03- 86: 1979

Kenya Standard Specification for Sulphuric Acid.

KS 03- 87: 1980

Kenya Standard Specification for Hydrochloric Acid.

KS 03- 88: 1979

Kenya Standard Specification for Distilled Water.

KS 03- 89: 1980

Kenya Standard Specification for School Chalks.

KS 03-156: 1980

Kenya Standard Specification for Caustic Soda, Pure and Technical.

KS 03-159: 1979

Kenya Standard Specification for Zinc Oxide for Paints.

KS 03-160: 1979

Kenya Standard Specification for Whiting for Paints.

KS 03-242: 1980

Kenya Standard Specification for Sulphuric Acid for use in Lead-Acid Batteries.

KS 03-243: 1980

Kenya Standard Specification for PVC (Vinyl) Asbestos Floor Tiles.

KS 04-179: 1979

Kenya Standard Specification for Rigid PVC Conduits and Fittings for Electrical Wiring Part 1-Conduits.

KS 04-180: 1980

Kenya Standard Specification for Metallic Conduits’ and Fittings for Electrical Installation Part 1- Conduits.

KS 04-182: 1980

Kenya Standard Specification for Low-Voltage Condactors.

KS 04-187: 1979

Kenya Standard Specification for Conductors for Insulated Cable.

KS 04-189: 1979

Kenya Standard Specification for Aluminum Stranded Conductors for Overhead Power Lines.

KS 04-190: 1979

Kenya Standard Specification for Stranded Aluminum Conductors Steel Reinforced for Over head Power Lines.

KS 04-191: 1979

Kenya Standard Specification for Flame Retardant Characteristics for Electric Cables.

KS 04-194: 1980

Kenya Standard Specification for PVC Insulate Conduits for Electricity Supply.

KS 05-139: 1980

Kenya Standard Specification for Jams, Jellies and Mamalades.

KS 05-168: 1979

Kenya Standard Specification for Milled Maize Products.

KS 05-169: 1979

Kenya Standard Specification for Wheat Flour.

KS 05-172: 1979

Kenya Standard Specification for Bread.

KS 05-227: 1980

Kenya Standard Specification for Cashew Kernels.

KS 09-241: 1980

Kenya Standard Specification for Biscuits.

KS 06-150: 1980

Kenya Standard Specification for New Pneumatic Tyres for Vehicles other than Passenger Cars.

KS 06-151: 1979

Kenya Standard Specification for Machetes (Pangas).

KS 06-152: 1980

Kenya Standard Specification for Garden Rakes.

KS 06-187: 1979

Kenya Standard Specification for Jembes.

KS 06-204: 1980

Kenya Standard Specification for Forks, Shovels and Spades.

KS 06-205: 1979

Kenya Standard Specification for Retreaded Tyres.

KS 08-114: 1979

Kenya Standard Specification for Cotton Bed Sheets.

KS 08-117: 1979

Kenya Standard Specification for Blankets-Part 1.

KS 03-157: 1980

Kenya Standard Specification for MAP and DAP Fertilizers.

KS 03-158: 1980

Kenya Standard Specification for Compound Fertilizers.

KS 03-287: 1980

Kenya Standard Specification for Ammonium Sulphate (Sulphate of Ammonia) Fertilizer Grade.

KS 03-289: 1980

Kenya Standard Specification for Unbacked Flexible PVC Floor Covering.

THE STANDARDS-THE STANDARDS ORDER, 1982
1.

This Order may be cited as the Standards Order.

2.

Kenya Standards having been declared for the several commodities and methods and procedures set out in the first and second columns of the Schedule, no person shall manufacture or sell those commodities or use those methods and procedures on or after a date which is six weeks after the date of publication of this Order unless the commodities and methods and procedures comply with the requirements of the relevant Kenya Standards.

SCHEDULE

KS 03- 44: 1981

Kenya Standard Specification for Toilet Soaps (1st Revision).

KS 03- 92: 1980

Kenya Standard Specification for Detergent Powders for Household Use.

KS 08- 119: 1981

Kenya Standard Methods for Determination of Breaking Load and Elongation (Strip Method) of Woven Fabric.

KS 08- 120: 1981

Kenya Standard Methods for Determination of Mass per Unit Length and Mass Per Unit Area of Woven or Knitted Fabrics.

KS 08- 121: 1981

Kenya Standard Method for Determination of Threads per Centimetre of Woven Fabrics.

KS 08- 133: 1980

Kenya Standard Specification for Woven Bags (Natural Fibres) for Milled Products.

KS 08- 134: 1980

Kenya Standard Specification for Woven Bags (Natural Fibres) for Sugar.

KS 04- 148: 1980

Kenya Standard on Safety Requirements for Mains Operated Electronic and Related Apparatus for Household and similar General Use.

KS 06- 149: 1981

Kenya Standard Specification for PVC Pipes for Water Services.

KS 06- 153 : 1981

Kenya Standard Specification for General Purpose Wheel barrows.

KS 03- 163: 1981

Kenya Standard Specification for Colours for Ready Mixed Paints.

KS 04- 177: 1981

Kenya Standard Graphical Symbols Used in Electrotechnology;Part 3: Symbols for Electrical Installation Diagrams in Buildings.Part 4: Measuring Instruments and Electric Clocks.Part 5: Symbols for Switching, Protective Devices and Miscellaneous Apparatus.

KS 04- 179: 1981

Kenya Standard Specification for Rigid PVC Conduits and Fittings for Electrical Wiring:Part 2 : Fittings.

KS 04- 181: 1980

Kenya Standard Specification for Low Voltage Circuit Breakers.

KS 04- 183: 1981

Kenya Standard Specification for Low Voltage Fuses:Part 2 : Fuses for Industrial Applications.

KS 04- 185: 1980

Kenya Standard Specification for Lead-Acid Starter Batteries:Part 1: General Requirements and Methods of Test.

KS 04- 186: 1980

Kenya Standard Specification for Automatic Electrical Fire Alarm Systems in Buildings:Part 2 : Heat-Sensitive Detectors. Point Detectors containing a Static Element.Part 4 : Smoke-Sensitive (Point-Type) Detectors.Part 6 : Control and Indicating Equipment.

KS 04- 188: 1980

Kenya Standard Specification for PVC Insulations and Sheaths for Electrical Cables and Cords.

KS 06- 202: 1981

Kenya Standard Methods of Approval of Welding Procedures of Steel in Fusion Welding.

KS 06- 203: 1981

Kenya Standard Methods for Radiographic (X-ray) Examination of Fusion Butt Welded Steel.

KS 06- 206: 1981

Kenya Standard Methods of Testing Fusion Welded Joints and Welded Metal in Steel.

KS 08- 208: 1981

Kenya Standard Glossary of Textile Terms for Natural Fibres.

KS 08- 215: 1980

Kenya Standard Methods for Determination of Colour Fastness of Textile Materials to Bleaching.

KS 06- 217: 1981

Kenya Standard Specification for UPVC Pipes and Fittings for Sewerage and Drainage.

KS 06- 218: 1981

Kenya Standard Specification for General Purpose Steel Hinges. Part 1.

KS 06- 219: 1981

Kenya Standard Specification for Bolts, Nuts and Screws.

KS 05- 220: 1981

Kenya Standard Methods for the Microbiological Examination of Food:Part 5: Enumeration of Coagulase Positive Staphylococci in Foods.Part 6 : Examination for Salmonnellae.Part 7 : Examination for Clostridium Botulinum and Clostridium Toxin.

KS 03- 221: 1981

Kenya Standard Specification for Lime for the Chemical Industry.

KS 05- 224: 1980

Kenya Standard Specification for Fruit Squashes.

KS 05- 225: 1981

Kenya Standard Specification for Beer.

KS 04-226: 1981

Kenya Standard Specification for Factory-Built Assemblies for Low-Voltage Switchgear and Control Gear (FBA):Part 1: General Requirements.Part 2: Particular Requirements for Busbar Trunking Systems (BUSWAYS).

KS 05-228: 1981

Kenya Standard Specification for Curry Powder.

KS 05- 229 : 1981

Kenya Standard Specification for Edible Salt.

KS 05-230: 1980

Kenya Standard Specification for Brilliant Blue Food Grade.

KS 05-231: 1980

Kenya Standard Specification for Azorubine (Carmoisine) Food Grade.

KS 05-232: 1980

Kenya Standard Specification for Margarine.

KS 04- 233: 1980

Kenya Standard Specification for Sound Systems Equipment:Part 1 : General.Part 2 : Loudspeakers.

KS 04-238: 1980

Kenya Standard Specification for Cassette Tape Records.

KS 05-244: 1981

Kenya Standard Methods of Analysis of Food for Vitamins:Part 1 : Estimation of Vitamin A and Carotenes.Part 2 : Estimation of Vitamin B1.Part 3 : Estimation of Vitamin B2.Part 4 : Estimation of Pyridoxine (Vitamin Bo).Part 5 : Estimation of Vitamin B12.Part 6 : Estimation of Vitamin C.Part 7 : Estimation of Vitamin D.Part 8 : Estimation of Vitamin E (Tocopherols).Part 9 : Estimation of Folic Acid.Part 10 : Estimation of Nicotinic Acid (Niacin).

KS 04- 246: 1981

Kenya Standard Specification for 13 Amp Plugs, Switched and Unswitched Socket — Outlets.

KS 04- 247: 1981

Kenya Standard Specification for Switches for Domestic Use and Similar Purposes.

KS 06- 249: 1981

Kenya Standard Specification for Automobile Brake Linings and Pads.

KS 06- 255: 1981

Kenya Standard Specification for Door Locks and Door Lock Furniture.

KS 06- 257: 1981

Kenya Standard Specification for Door Latches.

KS 06- 259: 1981

Kenya Standard Specification for Steel Pipes for Water and Gas.

KS 06- 261: 1981

Kenya Standard Specification for Wire and Wire Products Used for Fencing.

KS 08- 262: 1980

Kenya Standard Specification f or Standard Wool Adjacent Fabric.

KS 08- 263: 1980

Kenya Standard Methods for Determination of Colour Fastness of Textile Materials to Weathering:Part 1 : Outdoor Exposure.Part 2 : Xenon Arc Lamp.

KS 08- 264: 1981

Kenya Standard Methods for Estimation of Moisture, Total Size or Finish, Ash, Fatty Matter and Determination of, Water Soluble Matter in Textiles.

KS 08- 265: 1980

Kenya Standard Method for Determination of louring Loss in Grey and Finished Cotton Textile Materials,

KS 08- 266: 1981

Kenya Standard Method for Determination of Colour Fastness of Textile Materials to Rubbing:Part 1 : Dry and Wet.Part 2 : Organic Solvents.

KS 05- 283: 1980

Kenya Standard Specification for UHT Milk.

KS 03- 288: 1980

Kenya Standard Specification for Urea Fertilizer Grade.

KS 04- 290: 1981

Kenya Standard Specification for Galvanized Mild Steel Wire for Armouring of Electric Cables.

KS 05- 318: 1981

Kenya Standard Specification for Canned Pine apples.

KS 05- 328: 1981

Kenya Standard Specification for Soft Fruit Drinks.

KS 05- 330: 1981

Kenya Standard Specification for Sunset Yellow FCF Food Grade.

KS 05- 337: 1981

Kenya Standard Glossary of Terms Relating to Starch, Including Derivatives and By-Products.

KS 05- 340: 1981

Kenya Standard Specification for Edible Maize Starch.

KS 05- 341: 1981

Kenya Standard Specification for Canned Green Peas.

KS 05- 342: 1981

Kenya Standard Specification for Canned Green Beans.

KS 05- 343: 1981

Kenya Standard Specification for Canned Mushrooms.

KS 05- 345: 1981

Kenya Standard Specification for Glucose Syrup.

KS 03- 350: 1981

Kenya Standard Specification for Potassium Chloride (Muriate of Potash) Fertilizer Grade.

KS 03- 351: 1981

Kenya Standard Specification for Potassium Sulphate (Sulphate of Potash) Fertilizer Grade.

KS 08- 359: 1981

Kenya Standard Methods of Determination of Colour Fastness of Textile Materials to Artificial Light (Xenon Arc).

KS 08- 360: 1981

Kenya Standard Method f or Determination of pH value of Aqueous Extracts of Textile Materials.

THE STANDARDS (NO. 2) ORDER

1. This Order may be cited as the Standards (No. 2) Order.

2. Kenya Standards having been declared for the several commodities and methods and procedures set out in the first and second columns of the Schedule, no person shall manufacture or sell those commodities or use those methods and procedures on or after a date which is six weeks after the date of publication of this Order unless the commodities and methods and procedures comply with the requirements of the relevant Kenya Standards.

SCHEDULE

Number

Title of Kenya Standard Specification

KS 02- 97: 1982

Kenya Standard Specification and Methods of Test for Building Limes-Quicklime and Hydrated Lime.

KS 02- 98: 1982

Kenya Standard Glossary of Term Used in Lime and Lime Products.

KS 02- 99: 1982

Kenya Standard Glossary of Terms Relating to Bituminous Materials.

KS 02-100: 1982

Kenya Standard Specification for Asbestos Cement Corrugated Sheets for Roofing and Cladding.

KS 02-105: 1982

Kenya Standard Specification for Hard Drawn Steel Wire for Reinforcement of Concrete.

KS 08-117: 1982

Kenya Standard Specification for Blankets. Part 1: Blankets Made from Natural or Synthetic Fibres.

KS 08-135: 1982

Kenya Standard Specification for Woven Bags (Polypropylene) for Sugar.

KS 04-183: 1982

Kenya Standard Specification for Law Voltage Fuses:Part 4: Supplementary Requirements for Fuse-Links for the Protection of Semi-Conductor Devices.

KS 04-186: 1982

Kenya Standard Specification for Automatic Electrical Fire Alarm Systems in Buildings:Part 8: Specification for Components of Automatic Fire AlarmSystems for Residential Premises.Part 9: Code of Practice for Installation and Servicing.

KS 04-192: 1982

Kenya Standard Specification for PVC Insulated Flexible Cables and Cords.

KS 06-200: 1982

Kenya Standard Specification for Non-pressurized Underground Petroleum Tanks.

KS 08-210: 1982

Kenya Standard Glossary for Textile Terms Relating to Fabrics Made from Natural Fibres.

KS 08-212: 1982

Kenya Standard Definitions of General Terms, Basic Weaves and Plans for Drafting, Denting and Lifting.

KS 04-236: 1982

Kenya Standard Specification for Refrigerators and Freezers.

KS 04-237: 1982

Kenya Standard Specification for Domestic Electric Ranges.

KS 06-250: 1982

Kenya Standard Specification for Spark Plugs.

KS 06-251: 1982

Kenya Standard Specification for Motor Vehicle Radiators.

KS 06-252: 1982

Kenya Standard Specification for Animal-Drawn Ploughs.

KS 06-258: 1982

Kenya Standard Specification for Screwdriver:Part 1: Screwdrivers for Slotted Head ScrewsPart 2: Screwdrivers for Recessed Head Screws.

KS 06-260: 1982

Kenya Standard Specification for Laminated Leaf Springs for Automobiles.

KS 08-274: 1982

Kenya Standard Specification for Sisal Agricultural Baler Twines.

KS 04-277: 1982

Kenya Standard Specification for Electric Kettle.

KS 04-281: 1982

Kenya Standard Specification for Electric Hot Plates.

KS 06-291: 1982

Kenya Standard Specification for Magnetic Particle Method of Flaw Detection.

KS 06-295: 1982

Kenya Standard Specification for Axes and Hatchets.

KS 04-311: 1982

Kenya Standard Specification for Miniature Circuit-Breakers and Distribution Boards:Part 1: Miniature Air-Break Circuit-Breakers (MCB’S) for A.C. Circuits.Part 2: Distribution Boards.

KS 06-314: 1982

Kenya Standard Specification for Electric Cables for Vehicles

KS 05-319: 1982

Kenya Standard Specification for Sugar Confectionery.

KS 06-320: 1982

Kenya Standard Specification for PVC Water Hoses.

KS 06-321: 1982

Kenya Standard Specification for Low Pressure Rubber Water Hoses.

KS 06-323: 1982

Kenya Standard Specification for ISO Metric Threads (Basic Dimensions).

KS 06-324: 1982

Kenya Standard Specification for High Pressure Rubber Water Hoses.

KS 05-327: 1982

Kenya Standard Methods of Sampling and Test for Edible Oils and Fats.

KS 06-335: 1982

Kenya Standard Specification for Bicycle Tyres.

KS 06-356: 1982

Kenya Standard Specification for Padbolts.

KS 05-358: 1982

Kenya Standard Specification for Carbonated Beverages.

KS 08-363: 1982

Kenya Standard Method for Determination of Dimensional Change of Woven Fabrics on Laundering near the Boiling Point.

KS 08-364: 1982

Kenya Standard Specification for Woven Cotton apparel fabrics.

KS 08-365: 1982

Kenya Standard Specification for Woven man made fibre apparel fabrics.

KS 08-366: 1982

Kenya Standard Specification for Woven Polyster/Cellulosic blended apparel fabrics.

KS 03-375: 1982

Kenya Standard Specification for Liquid Carbon Dioxide.

KS 03-376: 1982

Kenya Standard Specification for Foam for Domestic Mattresses.

KS 03-378: 1982

Kenya Standard Glossary of Terms Used in the Glass Industry.

KS 03-379: 1982

Kenya Standard Specification for Melamine Plastic Tableware.

KS 03-382: 1982

Kenya Standard Specification for Power Alcohol.

KS 03-386: 1982

Kenya Standard Specification for Carbolic Toilet Soap.

THE STANDARDS ORDER
1.

This Order may be cited as the Standards Order.

2.

Kenya Standards having been declared for the several commodities and methods and procedures set out in the first and second columns of the Schedule, no person shall manufacture or sell those commodities or use those methods and procedures on or after a date which is six weeks after the date of publication of this Order unless the commodities and methods and procedures comply with the requirements of the relevant Kenya Standards.

SCHEDULE

Number

Title of Specification or Code of Practice

KS 05-38: 1982

Kenya Standard Specification for White Sugar.

KS 04-186: 1982

Kenya Standard Specification for Fire Alarm Systems in Buildings:Part 1: Introduction and Definitions.

KS 08-214: 1982

Kenya Standard Specification for Woven Interlinings and Linings:Part 1: Woven Interlinings for Shirts.

KS 08-273: 1982

Kenya Standard Specification for Woven Bags (100 per cent Sisal) for Clean Coffee.

KS 04-280: 1982

Kenya Standard Specification for Controls for Heating Units in Household Electric Ranges.

KS 04-312: 1982

Kenya Standard Specification for Low Voltage Motor Starters.Part 1: Direct-On-Line (Full Voltage) A.C. Starter.

KS 05-317: 1982

Kenya Standard Specification for Meat Grades and Cuts:Part 1:—Beef Grades and Cuts and Veal Grades.Part 2:—Lamb and Mutton Meat and Goat Meat.

KS 08-361: 1982

Kenya Standard Method for Determination of Water Repellency of Fabrics by Cone Test.

KS 08-410: 1982

Kenya Standard Specification for Size Designation of Clothes and Body Measurement Procedure.

KS 08-412: 1982

Kenya Standard Specification for Size Designation for Men’s and Boys’ Ready-to-Wear Clothing.

THE STANDARDS (NO. 2) ORDER
1.

This Order may be cited as the Standards (No. 2) Order.

2.

Kenya Standards having been declared for the several commodities and methods and procedures set out in the first and second columns of the Schedule, no person shall manufacture or sell those commodities or use those methods and procedures on or after a date which is six weeks after the date of publication of this Order unless the commodities and methods and procedures comply with the requirements of the relevant Kenya Standards.

SCHEDULE

Number

Title of Specification or Code of Practice

KS 05-40: 1983

Kenya Standard on Labelling Pre-packaged Foods (addenda).

KS 02-106: 1983

Kenya Standard Specification for Bending Dimensions and Scheduling of Bars for Reinforcement of Concrete.

KS 06-141: 1982

Kenya Standard Specification for Tensile Testing of:Part I: Steel Wire.Part II: Steel Tubes.

KS 04-235: 1983

Kenya Standard Specification for Radio Receivers.

KS 04-278: 1983

Kenya Standard Specification for Immersion Water Heaters.

KS 04-279: 1983

Kenya Standard Specification for Electric Irons for Household Use.

KS 02-299: 1983

Kenya Standard Specification for Wrought Aluminium and Aluminium Alloy Sections.

KS 02-300: 1983

Kenya Standard Specification for Burnt Building Bricks.

KS 02-301: 1983

Kenya Standard Specification for Plywood for General Purposes.

KS 02-302: 1983

Kenya Standard Specification for Blockboard for General Purposes.

KS 04-310: 1983

Kenya Standard Specification for Adaptors:Part II: Supplementary Requirements.

KS 03-315: 1983

Kenya Standard Specification for Motor Vehicle Brake Fluids.

KS 05-326: 1982

Kenya Standard Specification for Edible Oils and Fats.

KS 05-346: 1983

Kenya Standard Specification for Baking Powder.

KS 05-349: 1983

Kenya Standard Specification for Processed Cereal Based Foods for Infants and Children.

KS 06-354: 1982

Kenya Standard Specification for Counter-Sunk Head Wood Screws.

KS 06-355: 1982

Kenya Standard Specification for Hot Dip Galvanized Coating on Iron and Steel Articles.

KS 03-377: 1983

Kenya Standard Specification for Industrial and Safety Rubber Knee Boots.

KS 05-383: 1982

Kenya Standard Specification for Tartrazine Food Grade.

KS 05-384: 1982

Kenya Standard Specification for Indigo Carmine Food Grade.

KS 05-385: 1982

Kenya Standard Specification for Erythrosine.

KS 01-393: 1983

Kenya Standard Specification for Fresh Pineapples Grade I.

KS 01-394: 1983

Kenya Standard Specification for Fresh Green Beans Grade I.

KS 08-408: 1983

Kenya Standard Specification for Cotton Towels.

KS 08-409: 1983

Kenya Standard Specification for Cotton Baby Napkins.

KS 08-414: 1983

Kenya Standard Specification for School Wear for Boys and Girls.Part I: Requirements for Making School Wear.

KS 08-416: 1983

Kenya Standard Specification for Knitted Polyester Fabrics.

KS 08-417: 1983

Kenya Standard Specification for Knitted Polyester Cellulosic Blended Fabrics.

KS 08-419: 1983

Kenya Standard Specification for Knitted Cotton Fabrics.

KS 03-422: 1983

Kenya Standard Specification for Exercise Books.

KS 06-430: 1982

Kenya Standard Specification for Eddy Current Detection of Defects.

THE STANDARDS (EVIDENCE BY CERTIFICATE) REGULATIONS
1.

These Regulations may be cited as the Standards (Evidence by Certificate) Regulations.

2.

A person who has been appointed by the Bureau as an analyst for the purposes of coming out examinations, tests or comparative studies of commodities, materials, substances, methods or procedures may issue certificates respecting the examinations, tests or comparative studies so carried out.

3.

A certificate issued pursuant to regulation 2 shall be in a form approved by the Bureau and shall contain the following information—

(a)

the name and address of the analyst;

(b)

a description of the examination, test or study undertaken;

(c)

the results of the examination, test or study supported where necessary by tables, graphs, sketches or photographs;

(d)

a statement as to whether or not the results of the examination, test or study show compliance with the provisions of the Act, any order made thereunder or any other law dealing with standards of quality or description,

and shall purport to be signed by the analyst issuing it.

4.

A certificate which complies with regulation 3 may, subject to section 16(2) of the Act, be received as evidence of the matters specified therein.

THE STANDARDS- THE STANDARDS ORDER, 1984
1.

This Order may be cited as the Standards Order.

2.

Kenya Standards having been declared for the several commodities and methods and procedures set out in the first and second columns of the Schedule, no person shall manufacture or sell those commodities or use those methods and procedures on or after a date which is six weeks after the date of publication of this Order unless the commodities and methods and procedures comply with the requirements of the relevant Kenya Standards.

Schedule

Number

Title of Specification or Code of Practice

KS 02-21: 1976

Kenya Standard Specification for Portland Cement (Ordinary and Rapid Hardening) (Amendment).

KS 08-49: 1983

Kenya Standard Specification for Knitted Vests.

KS 04-112: 1983

Kenya Standard Specification for Tungsten Filament Lamps for General Service (Amendment).

KS 04-179: 1983

Kenya Standard Specification for Rigid PVC:Part 1: Conduits (Second Edition).

KS 04-184: 1979

Kenya Standard Specification for Dry Primary Cells and Batteries (Amendment).

KS 04-186: 1983

Kenya Standard Specification for Automatic Fire Alarm Systems in Buildings:Part 10: Manual Calls Points (Frangible Cover Type).

KS 08-214: 1983

Kenya Standard Specification for Woven Interlinings and Linings:Part 3: Woven Linings for Men’s and Boys’ Apparel.

KS 08-367: 1983

Kenya Standard Specification for Cotton Canvas.

KS 03-376: 1982

Kenya Standard Specification for Foam for Domestic Mattresses (Amendment).

KS 03-391: 1983

Kenya Standard Specification for General Purpose Rubber Knee Boots.

KS 03-398: 1983

Kenya Standard Specification for Themosetting Plastic Buttons.

KS 03-400: 1983

Kenya Standard Specification for Acetic Acid.

KS 08-411: 1983

Kenya Standard Specification for Size Designation for Women’s and Girls’ Ready to Wear Clothing.

KS 08-413: 1983

Kenya Standard Specification for Size Designation of Clothes for Infants.

KS 04-453: 1983

Kenya Standard Specification for PVC Insulated Cables (Non-Armoured) for Electric Power and Lighting.

KS 06-460: 1983

Kenya Standard Specification for Uncoated Aluminium Plate, Sheet and Strip for Hollow-Ware Cooking Utensils.

KS 08-493: 1983

Kenya Standard Specification for Knitted Nylon Fabric.

KS 08-495: 1983

Kenya Standard Specification for Gents’ Briefs.

KS 08-504: 1983

Kenya Standard Specification for Men’s and Boys’ Shirts.

KS 09-531: 1983

Kenya Standard Specification for System Requirements for Measurement and Calibration Systems.

KS 09-533: 1983

Kenya Standard Specification for Documentation to be Supplied with Electronic Measuring Equipment.

1.

This Order may be cited as the Standards (No.2) Order.

2.

Kenya Standards having been declared for the several commodities and methods and procedures set out in the first and second columns of the Schedule, no person shall manufacture or sell those commodities or use those methods and procedures on or after a date which is six weeks after the date of publication of this Order unless the commodities and methods and procedure comply with the requirements of the relevant Kenya Standards.

SCHEDULE

[s. 9(2)]

Number

Title of Specification or Code of Practice

KS 02– 95: 1984

Kenya standard specification for natural aggregate for concrete.

KS 02-103: 1984

Kenya standard specification on the use of cold formed steel structural members.

KS 02-104: 1984

Kenya standard specification on cold rolled steel sections.

KS 02-110: 1984

Kenya standard specification symbols for plumbing, water supply, heating, ventilation and ducting.

KS 01-146: 1984

Kenya standard guide on essential requirements for storage of cereals and pulses.

KS 01-147: 198

Kenya standard guide to control of attack of cereals and pulses by vertebrate and invertebrate animals in storage.

KS 04-239: 1984

Kenya standard specification for safety requirements for domestic and similar electrical appliances.

KS 05-285: 1984

Kenya standard specification for milk based baby foods.

KS 04-305: 1984

Kenya standard specification for general purposes fuse links for domestic and similar purposes (primarily for use in 13A plugs).

KS 04-306: 1984

Kenya standard specification for ballasts for use in fluorescent lamps (first revision).

KS 04-308: 1984

Kenya standard specification for ceiling roses.

KS 03-388: 1984

Kenya standard specification for base paper for waxed bread wrap.

KS 03-389: 1984

Kenya standard specification for waxed paper for bread wrap.

KS 05-404: 1984

Kenya standard specification for mango juice preserved exclusively by physical means.

KS 05-405: 1984

Kenya standard specification for fruit nectars preserved exclusively by physical means:Part 1: Mango nectar.Part 2: Citrus fruit nectar.

KS 05-406: 1984

Kenya standard specification for passion juice preserved exclusively by physical means.

KS 05-407: 1984

Kenya standard specification for orange juice preserved exclusively by physical means.

KS 05-426: 1984

Kenya standard specification for custard powder.

KS 05-428: 1984

Kenya standard specification for ascorbic acid/food grade.

KS 05-429: 1984

Kenya standard specification for marketing breast milk substitutes.

KS 08-479: 1984

Kenya standard specification for sewing threads:Part 1: Cotton sewing threads.

KS 08-482: 1984

Kenya standard specification for woven bags (polypropylene) for seeds.

KS 03-483: 1984

Kenya standard specification for base paper for carbon paper.

KS 03-484: 1984

Kenya standard specification for carbon paper.

KS 08-496: 1984

Kenya standard specification for acrylic hosiery yarn.

KS 08-497: 1984

Kenya standard specification for cotton hosiery yarn.

KS 08-498: 1984

Kenya standard specification for polyester cellulosic blended hosiery yarn.

KS 08-505: 1984

Kenya standard specification for women’s and girls’ outer wear garments.

KS 08-517: 1984

Kenya standard specification for ballpoint pens.

KS 08-520: 1984

Kenya standard specification for woven fabrics used for suits, jackets, slacks, trousers and skirts.

KS 08-528: 1984

Kenya standard specification for flat cotton wicks.

KS 08-529: 1984

Kenya standard specification for elastic flat braid.

KS 08-559: 1984

Kenya standard specification for boys’ and men’s trousers.

KS 09-570: 1984

Kenya standard specification for safety requirements for electronic measuring apparatus.

KS 09-571: 1984

Kenya standard specification for laboratory d.c. resistors.

KS 02-443: 1984

Kenya standard specification for rolled asphalt (hot process) for roads and other paved areas.

KS 02-444: 1984

Kenya standard, specification for concrete roofing tiles.

KS 02-445: 1984

Kenya standard specification for rolled steel sections for windows, doors and ventilators

KS 02-446: 1984

Kenya standard specification for wood-wool cement slabs.

KS 02-448: 1984

Kenya standard specification for wood mosaic parquet panels.

KS 02-564: 1984

Kenya standard general technical delivery requirements for steel and steel products.

KS 02-565: 1984

Kenya standard specification for general principles for verification of safety of structures.

1.

This Order may be cited as the Standards Order.

2.

Kenya Standards having been declared for the several commodities and methods and procedures set out in the first and second columns of the Schedule, no person shall manufacture or sell those commodities or use those methods and procedures on or after a date which is six weeks after the date of publication of this Order unless the commodities and methods and procedure comply with the requirements of the relevant Kenya Standard.

Schedule

Number

Title of Specification or Code of Practice

KS 04-111: 1985

Kenya Standard Specification for Intruder Alarm Systems in Buildings (1st Revision).Part 1: Systems with audible signaling only.Part 2: Systems with remote signaling.Part 3: Detection devices.

KS 04-148: 1985

Kenya Standard Safety Requirements for Electronic Equipment.

KS 04-180: 1985

Kenya Standard Specification for Metallic Conduits (1st Revision).

KS 08-214: 1985

Kenya Standard Specification for Woven Interlinings and Linings.Part 2: Woven linings for apparel fabrics.

KS 04-226: 1985

Kenya Standard Specification for Factory-built Assemblies of Low-Voltage Switchgear and Control gear (1st Revision).Part 1: General requirements.Part 2: Particular requirements for Busbar Trunking Systems (Busways).

KS 06-248: 1985

Kenya Standard Specification for Cold Water Meters.Part 1: Terminology, meteorogical and technological characteristics.Part 2: Guidelines for selection and installation.

KS 01-286: 1985

Kenya Standard Specification for Mangoes.

KS 01-303: 1985

Kenya Standard Specification for Avocadoes.

KS 04-309: 1985

Kenya Standard Specification for Lampholders.Part 1: Bayonet type lampholders.Part 2: Edison screw type lampholders.

KS 02-450: 1985

Kenya Standard Specification for Asbestos-Cement and Sanitary Pipes.

KS 06-452: 1985

Kenya Standard Specification for Stainless Steel Sinks.

KS 01-454: 1985

Kenya Standard Specification for Citrus Fruits.

KS 01-455: 1985

Kenya Standard Specification for Tomatoes.

KS 01-457: 1985

Kenya Standard Methods for Test for Tobacco and Tobacco Products.

KS 05-459: 1985

Kenya Standard Specification for Drinking water.Part 1: The requirements for drinking water.Part 2: Physical methods of test for the quality of drinking water.Part 3: Methods for biological and microbiological test for drinking water.Part 4: Methods for determining metal contaminants in drinking water.Part 5: Methods for determining salts, cations and anions in drinking water.Part 6: Methods for determining gases and organic compounds and radioactivity in drinking water.

KS 08-481: 1985

Kenya Standard Specification for Woven Bags (Natural Fibres for Seeds).

KS 04-502: 1985

Kenya Standard Specification for Emergency Lighting Equipment.

KS 04-500: 1985

Kenya Standard Specification for Filaments Lamps for Road Vehicles.Part 1: Central Battery systems, slave luminaries and associated equipment.Part 2: Self-contained luminaries and associated equipment.

KS 04-503: 1985

Kenya Code of Practice for the Protection of Structures Against Lightning.

KS 08-504: 1985

Kenya Standard Specification for Men’s and Boy’s Shirts.Part 2: Measurements for shirts.

KS 08-536: 1985

Kenya Standard Specification for Milk Cans.

KS 08-540: 1985

Kenya Standard Specification for Bed Pillow Cases.

KS 08-544: 1985

Kenya Standard Specification for Women Bags (Natural Fibres) for Rice.

KS 02-547: 1985

Kenya Standard Specification for Burnt Clay Building Blocks.

KS 01-549: 1985

Kenya Standard Specification for Wet-blue from Goat and Sheep Skins.

KS 01-550: 1985

Kenya Standard Specification for Wet-blue from Bovine Hides.

KS 05-552: 1985

Kenya Standard Specification for Grapefruit Juice preserved exclusively by physical means.

KS 05-553: 1985

Kenya Standard Specification for Lemon Juice preserved exclusively by physical means.

KS 05-554: 1985

Kenya Standard Specification for Apple Juice preserved exclusively by physical means.

KS 05-555: 1985

Kenya Standard Specification for Grapefruit Juice preserved exclusively by physicals means.

KS 05-556: 1985

Kenya Standard Specification for Pineapple Juice preserved exclusively by physical means.

KS 05-557: 1985

Kenya Standard Specification fro Guava Nectar preserved exclusively by physical means.

KS 05-558: 1985

Kenya Standard Specification for Black Currant Juice preserved exclusively by physical means.

KS 08-586: 1985

Kenya Standard Specification for Webbings.Part 1: Cotton webbings.

KS 08-599: 1985

Kenya Standard Specification for Shoe Laces.

THE STANDARDS (NO. 2) ORDER, 1986
1.

This Order may be cited as the Standards (No. 2) Order.

2.

Kenya Standards having been declared for the several commodities and methods and procedures set out in first and second columns of the Schedule, no person shall manufacture or sell those commodities or use those methods and procedures on or after a date which is six weeks after the date of publication of this Order unless the commodities and methods and procedure comply with the requirements of the relevant Kenya Standard.

SCHEDULE

Number:

Title of Specification or Code of Practice

KS 04-11 1985

Kenya Standard Specification for Intruder Alarm Systems in Buildings. (1st Revision.)Part 1: Systems with Audible Signalling Only.Part 2: Systems with Remote Signalling.Part 3: Detection Devices.

KS 04-148:1985

Kenya Standard Safety Requirements for Electrical Equipment.

KS 04-180:1985

Kenya Standard Specification for Metallic Conduits. (1st Revision.)

KS 08-214:1985

Kenya Standard Specification for Woven Interlinings and Linings.Part 2: Woven Linings Apparel Fabrics.

KS 04-226:1985

Kenya Standard Specification for Factory-built Assemblies of Low-Voltage Switchgear and Controlgear. (1st Revision.)Part 1: General requirements.Part 2: Particular Requirements for Busbar Trunking Systems (Busways).

KS 06-248:1985

Kenya Standard Specification for Cold Water Meters.Part 1: Terminology, Metrological and Technological Characteristics.Part 2: Guildelines for Selection and Installation.

KS 01-286:1985

Kenya Standard Specification for Mangoes.

KS 01-303:1985

Kenya Standard Specification for Avocadoes.

KS 04-309:1985

Kenya Standard Specification for Lampholders.Part 1: Bayonet Type Lampholders.Part 2: Edison Screw Type Lampholders.

KS 02-450:1985

Kenya Standard Specification for Asbestos - Cement and Sanitary Pipes.

KS 06-452:1985

Kenya Standard Specification for Citrus Fruits.

KS 01-454:1985

Kenya Standard Specification for Tomatoes.

KS 01-457:1985

Kenya Standard Methods for Test for Tobacco and Tobacco Products.

KS 05-459:1985

Kenya Standard Specification for Drinking Water.Part 1 : The requirements for Drinking Water.Part 2: Physical Methods of Test for the Quality of Drinking Water.Part 3 : Methods for Biological and Microbiological Test for Drinking Water.Pain 4: Methods for Determining Metal Contaminants in Drinking Water.Part 5: Methods for Determining Salts, Cations and Anions in Drinking Water.Part 6: 'Methods for Determining Cases and Organic Compounds and Radioactivity in Drinking Water.

KS 08-481 :1985

Kenya Standard Specification for Woven Bags (Natural Fibres) for Seeds.

KS 04-500:1985

Kenya Standard Specification for Filaments for Road Vehicles.

KS 04-502:1985

Kenya Standard Specification for Emergency Lighting Equipment.Part 1: Central Battery Systems, Slave Luminairies and Associated Equipment.Part 2: Self-contained Luminairies and Associated Equipment.

KS 04-503:1985

Kenya Code of Practice for the Protection of Structures Against Lightning.

KS 08-504:1985

Kenya Standard Specification for Men's and Boy's Shirts.Part 2: Measurements for Shirts.

KS 06-536: 1985

Kenya Standard Specification for Milk Cans.

KS 08-540:4985

Kenya Standard Specification for Bed Pillow Cases

KS 08-544:1985

Kenya Standard Specification for Woven Bags (Natural Fibres) for Rice.

KS 02-547:1985

Kenya Standard Specification for Burnt Clay Building Blocks.

KS 01-549:1985

Kenya Standard Specification for Wet-Blue from Goat and Sheep Skins.

KS 01-550:1985

Kenya Standard Specification for Wet-Blue from Bovine Hides.

KS 05-552:1985

Kenya Standard Specification for Grapefruit Juice Preserved Exclusively by Physical Means.

KS 05-553: 1485

Kenya Standard Specification for Lemon Juice Preserved Exclusively by Physical Means.

KS 05-554:1985

Kenya Standard Specification for Apple Juice Preserved Exclusively by Physical Means.

KS 05-555 1985

Kenya Standard Specification for Grape Juice Preserved Exclusively by Physical Means.

KS 05-556 1985

Kenya Standard Specification for Pineapple Juice Preserved Exclusively by Physical Means.

KS 05-557 1985

Kenya Standard Specification for Guava Nectar Preserved Exclusively by Physical Means.

KS 05-558:1985

Kenya Standard Specification for Black Currant Juice Preserved Exclusively by Physical Means.

KS 08-586:1985

Kenya Standard Specification for Webbings.Part 1: Cotton Webbings.

KS 08-599:1985

Kenya Standard Specification for Shoe Laces.

THE STANDARDS (NO. 3) ORDER, 1986
1.

This Order may be cited as the Standards (No. 3) Order.

2.

Kenya Standards having been declared for the several commodities and methods and procedures set out in first and second columns of the Schedule, no person shall manufacture or sell those commodities or use those methods and procedures on or after a date, which is six weeks after the date of publication of this Order, unless the commodities and methods and procedures comply with the requirements of the relevant Kenya Standards.

SCHEDULE

Number

Title of Specification or Code of Practice

KS 05-54:1985

Kenya Standard Specification for Infant Food Formula. (1st Revision.)

KS 02-94:1985

Kenya Standard Specification for Preservation of Timber.

KS 03-162:1985

Kenya Standard Specification for Road Marking Paints.

KS 04-226:1985

Kenya Standard Specification for Factory-built Assemblies of Low Voltage Switchgear and Controlgear.Part 3: Particular Requirements for Fuseboards.Part 4: Particular Requirements for Miniature Circuit-breaker Boards (m.c.b.s).

KS 05-344:1985

Kenya Standard Specification for Honey.

KS 08-479:1985

Kenya Standard Specification for Sewing Threads.Part 2: Sewing Threads Made Wholly or Partly from Synthetic Fibres.

KS 02-548:1985

Kenya Standard Specification for Precast Concrete Pipes and Fittings for Drainage, Sewage and Culverts.

KS 08-559:1985

Kenya Standard Specification for Men's and Boys' Trousers.Part 2: Measurements for Trousers.

KS 03-575:1985

Kenya Standard Specification for Corrugated Fibreboard Boxes.

KS 09-634:1985

Kenya Standard Specification for Vernier Callipers Reading 0.1 and 0.5 mm.

KS 09-635:1985

Kenya Standard Specification for Vernier Calipers Reading to 0.02 mm.

KS 09-636:1985

Kenya Standard Specification for Micrometer Callipers for External Measurement.

KS 09-644:1985

Kenya Standard Specification for Class 0.5, 1 and 2 A.C. Watthour Meters.

KS 02-659:1985

Kenya Methods of Classification and Measurement of Plywood Panels and Test Pieces.

APPROVAL OF STANDARDS

In ACCORDANCE with section 4(1)(b) of the Standards Act, the Cabinet Secretary for Commerce and Industry has, on the recommendation of the National Standards Council, approved the standards of the Kenya Bureau of Standards in the fields of measurement specified in the Schedule as the standards with which precision instruments, gauges and scientific apparatus may be compared to determine the degree of accuracy of such instruments, gauges and apparatus.

SCHEDULE

Mass

Length

Force

Industrial Measurements (including Angle, Gears, Threads and Surface Texture)

Time and Frequency

Energy

Power and Attenuation

Voltage

Current

Resistance

Capacitance and Inductance

Pressure and Vacuum

Temperature

Volume and Flow

Density and Viscosity

THE STANDARDS ORDER
1.

This Order may be cited as the Standards Order.

2.

Kenya Standards having been declared for the several commodities and methods and procedures set out in the first and second columns of the Schedule, no person shall manufacture or sell those commodities or use those methods and procedures on or after a date which is six weeks after the date of publication of this Order unless the commodities and methods and procedures comply with the requirements of the relevant Kenya standards.

SCHEDULE

Number

Title of Specification or Code of Practice

KS 04-226: 1985

Kenya standard specification for factory-built assemblies of low-voltage switchgear and controlgear (FBA).Part 5: Particular requirements for consumer units.

KS 09-248: 1985

Kenya standard specification for cold water meters.Part 3: Test methods and equipment.

KS 06-294: 1985

Kenya standard specification for air filters for internal combustion engines.

KS 06-325: 1985

Kenya standard for engineering drawing practice.

KS 06-333: 1985

Kenya standard specification for fuel filters for diesel engines.

KS 06-334: 1985

Kenya standard specification for fuel filters for petrol engines.

KS 06-395: 1985

Kenya standard specification for automobile radiator hoses.

KS 08-586: 1985

Kenya standard specification for cotton webbings.Part 2; Webbings made wholly or partly from synthetic fibres.

KS 08-598: 1985

Kenya standard specification for ladies’ cardigans.

KS 04-633: 1985

Kenya standard specification for electric toasters.

KS 08-640: 1985

Kenya standard specification for men’s and boys’ pyjamas.Part 1: Making-up requirements.

KS 08-642: 1985

Kenya standard specification for sisal packing twines.

KS 08-643: 1985

Kenya standard specification for spindle tapes.

KS 06-664: 1985

Kenya standard specification for seat belt assemblies for motor vehicles.

KS 09-704: 1985

Kenya standard specification for gauge blocks.

KS 09-705: 1985

Kenya standard specification for surface roughness parameters, their values and general rules for specifying requirements.

KS 09-706: 1985

Kenya standard specification for surface roughness terminology.Part 1: Surface and its parameters.Part 2: Terminology—measurement of surface roughness parameters.

KS 09-708: 1985

Kenya standard specification for parallel involute gears—ISO system of accuracy.

KS 09-709: 1985

Kenya standard specification for cylindrical weights from 1 gram to 10 kilograms (medium accuracy class, also called: Class M2).

KS 09-710: 1985

Kenya standard specification for rectangular bar weights from 5 kilograms to 50 kilograms, medium class accuracy.

KS 09-711: 1985

Kenya standard specification for weights of accuracy E1, E2, F1, F2, M1 from 50 kg. to 1 mg.

KS 09-712: 1985

Kenya standard specification for standard weights for verification officers.

KS 09-713: 1985

Kenya standard specification for metrological regulations for non-automatic weighing machines.

KS 09-714: 1985

Kenya standard specification for direct acting indicating analogue electrical measuring instruments and their accessories.Part 1: Definitions and general requirements common to all parts.Part 2: Special requirements for ammeters and volmeters.Part 3: Special requirements for waltmeters and varmeters.Part 4: Special requirements for frequency meters.Part 5: Special requirements for phase meters, power factor meters and synchroscopes.Part 6: Special requirements for ohmmeters (impendence meters) and conductance meters.Part 7: Special requirements for multifunction instruments.Part 8: Special requirements for accessories.

KS 09-715: 1985

Kenya standard specification for laboratory A.C. resistors.

KS 09-716: 1985

Kenya standard specification for voltage transformers.

KS 09-717: 1985

Kenya standard specification for current transformers.

KS 09-718: 1985

Kenya standard specification for dimensions for panel-mounted indicating and recording measuring instruments.

KS 09-719: 1985

Kenya standard specification for maximum demand indicators, class 1.0.

KS 09-720: 1985

Kenya standard specification for telemetering for consumption and demand.

KS 09-721: 1985

Kenya standard specification for varhour (reactive energy) meters.

KS 09-722: 1985

Kenya standard specification for quartz crystal controlled oscillators.Part: 1: General information, tests conditions methods.Part 2: Guide to the use of quartz crystal controlled oscillators.

KS 09-726: 1985

Kenya standard specification for glass capilary kinematic viscometers—specification and operating instructions.

KS 09-728: 1985

Kenya standard specification for tensile testing machines.Part 1: General requirements.Part 2: Large tensile testing machines and universal testing machines.Part 3: Small tensile testing machines.

KS 09-729: 1985

Kenya standard specification for compression testing machines.

KS 09-730: 1985

Kenya standard specification for material testing machines and elastic proving devices for static load measurements.

KS 09-731: 1985

Kenya standard specification for bourdon tube pressure and vacuum gauges.Part 2: Metric units.

KS 09-732: 1985

Kenya standard specification for tyres pressure gauges.Part 1: Indicating plunger portable type.Part 2: Dial portable type.Part 3 Inflation gauges for roads vehicles.

KS 09-733: 1985

Kenya standard specification for liquid-in-glass thermometers.

KS 09-734: 1985

Kenya standard specification for solid-stem general purpose thermometers.

KS 09-735: 1985

Kenya standard specification for enclosed-scale general purpose thermometers (commercial quality for general use).

KS 09-736: 1985

Kenya standard specification for solid-stem calorimeter thermometers (short range solid-stem thermometers for use in bomb calorimetry and other uses where accurate temperature is required).

KS 09-737: 1985

Kenya standard specification for enclosed-scale calorimeter thermometer (short range enclosed thermometers for use in bomb calorimetry and other purposes in accurate measurements).

KS 09-738: 1985

Kenya standard specification for long solid-stem thermometers for precision use with enclosed-scale (not exceeding 375 mm).

KS 09-739: 1985

Kenya standard specification for short solid-stem thermometers for precision use (not exceeding 20 mm length).

KS 09-740: 1985

Kenya standard specification for long enclosed-scale thermometers for precision used. (General used in precision work.)

KS 09-741: 1985

Kenya standard specification for short enclosed-scale thermometers for precision use.

THE STANDARDS (NO. 2) ORDER
1.

This Order may be cited as the Standards (No. 2) Order.

2.

Kenya Standards having been declared for the several commodities and methods and procedures set out in the first and second columns of the Schedule, no person shall manufacture or sell those commodities or use those methods and procedures on or after a date which is six weeks after the date of publication of this Order unless the commodities and methods and procedure comply with the requirements of the relevant Kenya Standards.

SCHEDULE

Number

Title of Specification of Code of Practice

KS 05-29: 1979

Kenya standard specification for dried whole milk and skimmed milk powder (1st Revision).

KS 05-38: 1982

Kenya standard specification for white sugar (2nd Revision).

KS 05-169: 1979

Kenya standard specification for wheat flour (1st Revision).

KS 04-183: 1978

Kenya standard specification for low voltage fuses (Amendment).

KS 04-184: 1979

Kenya standard specification for dry primary cells and batteries (1st Revision).

KS 04-238: 1979

Kenya standard specification for cassettes for commercial tape and domestic use (1st Revision).

KS 04-310: 1986

Kenya standard specification for adaptors.Part 1: General requirements.

KS 05-328: 1986

Kenya standard specification for soft fruit drinks (Amendment).

KS 06-331: 1986

Kenya standard specification for tolerancing system of I.S.O. metric threads.

KS 03-421: 1986

Kenya standard specification for newsprint.

KS 05-423: 1986

Kenya code of practice for handling, processing and distribution of fish.Part 1: Quality requirements, packaging and making for the fresh, chilled, frozen and smoked fish.Part 2: Sanitation requirements for fresh, chilled, frozen and smoked fish.Part 3: The requirements for retailers handling fresh, chilled, frozen and smoked fish.Part 4: The hygienic requirements for all staff engaged in handling fish.

KS 05-424: 1986

Kenya standard specification for dried salted fish.

KS 05-425: 1986

Kenya standard specification for dried prawns (Shrimps).

KS 03-512: 1986

Kenya standard specification for rubber flooring tiles.

KS 03-518: 1986

Kenya standard specification for fountain pen inks.

KS 05-523: 1986

Kenya standard specification for breakfast cereals.Part 1: Rolled/flaked oats (quick cooking type).

KS 05-524: 1986

Kenya standard specification for pasta products.

KS 05-551: 1986

Kenya standard specification for mayonaise and mayonaise-like products.

KS 08-559: 1986

Kenya standard specification for men’s and boys’ trousers.

KS 02-572: 1986

Kenya standard specification for hot rolled steel sections.

KS 02-573: 1986

Kenya standard specification for cold-worked (high-yield) steel bars for the reinforcement of concrete.

KS 03-576: 1986

Kenya standard specification for hair shampoo, soap-based.

KS 03-577: 1986

Kenya standard specification for hair shampoo synthetic, detergent-based.

KS 03-578: 1985

Kenya standard specification for nail polish.

KS 03-579: 1986

Kenya standard specification for skin-lightening creams.

KS 03-580: 1986

Kenya standard specification for general purpose creams, lotions and gels for skin care.

KS 03-581: 1986

Kenya standard specification for marketed petroleum jelly products ready for use as human body ointment.

KS 03-582: 1986

Kenya standard specification for paper boards for packaging.

KS 03-590: 1986

Kenya standard specification for screw thread glass bottles.

KS 03-591: 1986

Kenya standard specification for industrial methylated spirits.

KS 02-594: 1986

Kenya standard specification for concrete.

KS 03-603: 1986

Kenya standard specification for files and folders.

KS 03-604: 1986

Kenya standard specification for stencil papers.

KS 03-605: 1986

Kenya standard specification for duplicating papers.

KS 08-606: 1986

Kenya standard specification for blended cellulosic polyester bedsheets.

KS 03-621: 1986

Kenya standard specification for bituminous paints for cold application.

KS 02-622: 1987

Kenya standard specification for aluminium printing paints for woodwork.

KS 02-625: 1987

Kenya standard specification for precast concrete masonry units.

KS 02-624: 1986

Kenya standard specification for bitumen roofing felt.

KS 08-628: 1986

Kenya standard specification for elastic webbing.

KS 09-637: 1986

Kenya standard specification for dial gauges.

KS 08-638: 1986

Kenya standard specification for absorbent cotton gauze.

KS 08-640: 1986

Kenya standard specification for men’s and boys’ pyjamas.Part 2: Measurements for pyjamas.

KS 03-653: 1986

Kenya standard specification for household insecticidal aerosols.

KS 03-654: 1986

Kenya standard specification for mosquito coils.

KS 03-655: 1986

Kenya standard specification for scouring powders.

KS 08-665: 1986

Kenya standard specification for textile labels.

KS 04-668: 1986

Kenya standard specification for boxes for enclosure for electrical accessories.

KS 05-686: 1987

Kenya standard specification for peanut butter.

KS 03-698: 1986

Kenya standard specification for liquid detergent for household hand dish washing.

KS 04-765: 1986

Kenya standard of resistance for copper.

KS 03-814: 1987

Kenya standard specification for retroreflective materials for traffic signs.

KS 03-815: 1987

Kenya standard specification for portable reflective warning triangles for motor vehicles.

1.

This Order may be cited as the Standards Order.

2.

Kenya Standards having been declared for the several commodities and methods and procedures set out in first and second columns of the Schedule, no person shall manufacture or sell those commodities or use those methods and procedures on or after a date which is six weeks after the date of publication of this Order unless the commodities and methods and procedures comply with the requirement of the relevant Kenya Standards.

Schedule

Number

Title of Specification or Code of Practice

KS 02-17: 1986

Kenya standard specification for sawn timber (1st revision).

KS 08-117: 1987

Kenya standard specification for blankets. Part 2: Blankets made from wool. Part 3: Cotton leno cellular blankets

KS 06-151: 1979

Kenya standard specification for machetes (pangas) (1st revision).

KS 04-246: 1981

Kenya standard specification for 13A fused plugs, and unswitched socket outlets (1st revision).

KS 02-431: 1987

Kenya standard specification for clay roofing tiles.

KS 08-442: 1987

Kenya standard code of practice for drycleaning.

KS 01-458: 1987

Kenya standard specification for common salt and mineral supplements for ruminant livestock.

KS 06-477: 1987

Kenya standard specification for safety razor blades and razors. Part 1: Safety razor blades. Part 2: Razors.

KS 08-541: 1987

Kenya standard specification for woven fabrics for uniforms. Part 1: Cotton, man-made fibres and blends. Part 2: Fabrics made wholly or partly from wool.

KS 08-630: 1987

Kenya standard specification method of test for determination of tenacity of textile fibres and yams.Part 1: Fibres.Part 2: Yarns.

KS 02-656: 1987

Kenya standard specification for flush doors' leafs.Part 1: Solid core type.

KS 08-687: 1987

Kenya standard specification for men's uniforms. Part 1: Uniform trousers.

KS 08-747: 1987

Kenya standard specification for preservative treatment for textiles. Part 1: Specification for treatment.

KS 04-763: 1987

Kenya standard specification for wrought aluminium strip for electrical purposes.

KS 01-789: 1987

Kenya standard specification for fresh red onions.

KS 04-190: 1987

Kenya standard specification for stranded aluminium conductors steel-reinforced and galvanized steel wires for reinforcing aluminium conductors.Part 1: Galvanized steel wires for reinforcing aluminium conductors.Part 2: Aluminium conductors steel-reinforced.

KS 06-255: 1987

Kenya standard specification for door locks in buildings (1st revision).

KS 04-290: 1987

Kenya standard specification for galvanized mild steel wires for armouring of electric cables (1st revision).

KS 06-476: 1987

Kenya standard specification for uncoated domestic aluminium holloware products.Part 2: Aluminium pans.

KS 06-487: 1987

Kenya standard specification for hose couplings for petrol, diesel and paraffin.

KS 06-491: 1987

Kenya standard specification for hydraulic spray nozzles for insert, fungus and weed control.

KS 06-537: 1987

Kenya standard specification for paper and garment pins.

KS 04-646: 1987

Kenya standard specification for electric fence controllers.Part 1: Mains operated.Part 2: Battery operated.

KS 02-682 :1987

Kenya standard specification for oxidized bitumen adhesives for roofing.

KS 08-114: 1979

Kenya standard specification for cotton bedsheets (1st revision).

KS 04-181: 1986

Kenya standard specification for low-voltage circuit breakers. (Amendment.)

THE STANDARDS ORDER
1.

This Order may be cited as the Standards Order.

2.

Kenya Standards having been declared for the several commodities and methods and procedures set out in the first and second columns of the Schedule, no person shall manufacture or sell those commodities or use those methods and procedures on or after a date which is six weeks after the date of publication of this Order unless the commodities and methods and procedure comply with the requirements of the relevant Kenya Standards.

Schedule

Number

Title of Specification or Code of Practice

KS 06-02: 1988

Kenya standard specification for galvanized plain and corrugated steel sheets for general use. 1st Revision.

KS 05-34: 1976

Kenya standard specification for yoghurts. 1st Revision.Part 1: Specification for yoghurts (plain and sweetened).Part 2: Specification for flavoured yoghurts.

KS 06-72: 1987

Kenya standard specification for mild steel nails. 1st Revision.

KS 06-149: 1987

Kenya standard specification for unplasticized polyvinyl chloride pipes for cold water services. Amendment slip.Part 1: General requirements.

KS 06-149: 1987

Kenya standard specification for unplasticized polyvinyl chloride pipes for cold water services. 1st Revision.Part 2: Metric series.

KS 06-149: 1987

Kenya standard specification for unplasticized polyvinyl chloride pipes for cold water services. 1st Revision.Part 3: Inch series.

KS 05-168: 1988

Kenya standard specification for dry milled maize products. 1st Revision.

KS 04-179: 1979

Kenya standard specification for rigid P.V.C. conduits and fittings for electrical wring. 1st Revision.Part 1: Conduits.

KS 04-185: 1984

Kenya standard specification for lead-acid starter batteries. 1st Revision.

KS 04-188: 1980

Kenya standard specification for P.V.C. insulations and sheaths of electric cables and cords. 1st Revision.

KS 04-192: 1982

Kenya standard specification for P.V.C. insulated flexible cables and cords of rated voltage Uo/U up to and including 450/750 V. 1st Revision.

KS 06-217: 1987

Kenya standard specification for unplasticized polyvinyl chloride (U.P.V.C) pipes for buried drain and sewer. Amendment slip.

KS 04-234: 1987

Kenya standard specification for receivers for television broadcast.

KS 04-247: 1988

Kenya standard specification for switches for domestic and similar purposes. 1st Revision.

KS 06-249: 1988

Kenya standard specification for automobile drum brake linings and disc brake pads. 1st Revision.

KS 06-256: 1988

Kenya standard specification for drawer and cupboard locks.

KS 06-261: 1987

Kenya standard specification for steel wires and wire products used for fencing. 1st Revision.

KS 04-282: 1988

Kenya standard specification for elements for electric water heaters for permanent installation in household cylinders or tanks.

KS 06-293: 1988

Kenya standard specification for lubricating oil filters for internal combustion engines.

KS 04-310: 1983

Kenya standard specification for adaptors. 1st Revision.Part 2: Supplementary requirements.

KS 04-311: 1982

Kenya standard specification for miniature circuit breakers (M.C.B.’s). 1st Revision.

KS 06-322: 1988

Kenya standard specification for covered electrodes for manual arc welding of mild steel and low alloy steel.

KS 02-447: 1988

Kenya standard specification for wood chipboard.

KS 04-453: 1988

Kenya standard specification for P.V.C. insulated cables (non-armoured) for electric power lighting, 1st Revision.

KS 01-456: 1987

Kenya standard specification for dry beans.

KS 06-463: 1987

Kenya standard specification for telescopic shock absorbers for automobile suspension damping.

KS 04-503: 1985

Kenya standard code of practice for the protection of structures against lighting. Amendment No. 1.

KS 05-522: 1987

Kenya standard specification for canned fish.Part 1: Fish canned in tomato sauce.Part 2: Fish canned in brine.

KS 08-584: 1987

Kenya standard specification for stockings.Part 2: Ladies stockings.

KS 01-593: 1987

Kenya standard specification for green coffee beans.

KS 03-601: 1988

Kenya standard specification for hair creams.

KS 05-608: 1988

Kenya standard specification for neutral spirit for manufacture of alcoholic beverages.

KS 03-647: 1988

Kenya standard specification for industrial oxygen.

KS 03-648: 1988

Kenya standard specification for acetylene gas.

KS 02-656: 1987

Kenya standard specification for flush doors’ leafs-cellular and semi solid core type.

KS 02-657: 1988

Kenya standard specification for window stays fasteners and handles for vertically hinged windows.

KS 05-661: 1988

Kenya standard specification for cookies.

KS 04-662: 1988

Kenya standard specification for wiring regulations.Part 1: Electrical installation in building.Part 2: Requirements for special installations and locations.

KS 06-663: 1988

Kenya standard specification for hot rolled wire rods.

KS 03-666: 1988

Kenya standard specification for white spirit (mineral turpentine).

KS 03-667: 1988

Kenya standard specification for water thinned priming paints for wood.

KS 01-672: 1987

Kenya standard specification for fresh mushrooms.

KS 01-674: 1987

Kenya standard specification for dog feeds.

KS 01-675: 1987

Kenya standard specification for chromed crust bovine leather.

KS 03-683: 1988

Kenya standard specification for baker’s yeast.

KS 08-687: 1987

Kenya standard specification for men’s uniforms.Part 2: Uniform coats.

KS 08-687: 1988

Kenya standard specification for uniforms.Part 3: Uniform shirts.

KS 01-689: 1987

Kenya standard specification for milled rice.

KS 01-690: 1987

Kenya standard specification for seeds for legumes.

KS 01-691: 1987

Kenya standard specification for seeds for cucurbit vegetables.

KS 01-692: 1987

Kenya standard specification for solanaceous vegetables.

KS 01-693: 1987

Kenya standard specification for seed for bulbs vegetables.

KS 02-742: 1988

Kenya standard code of practice for laying roofing tiles.

KS 08-748: 1988

Kenya standard specification for coffee drying cloth.

KS 02-755: 1988

Kenya standard design loading for buildings.Part 1: Code of practice for imposed loads.

KS 02-761: 1988

Kenya standard specification for rectangular pressed steel tanks.

KS 02-771: 1988

Kenya standard specification for softwood timber grades for structural use.

KS 08-779: 1988

Kenya standard specification for carpets.Part 1: Tufted carpets.

KS 08-781: 1988

Kenya standard specification for cones.Part 1: Paper cones.

KS 01-788: 1987

Kenya standard specification for strawberries.

KS 03-793: 1988

Kenya standard specification for liquid oxidation hair dyes.

KS 03-794: 1988

Kenya standard specification for formulated powder hair dyes.

KS 03-803: 1988

Kenya standard specification for liquid toilet soaps.Part 1: Liquid toilet soap.Part 2: Liquid floor soap.Part 3: Lotion soap.

KS 03-805: 1988

Kenya standard specification for waterless hand cleaner.

KS 03-809: 1988

Kenya standard specification for toilet cleaners.Part 1: Powder toilet bowls cleansers.Part 2: Liquid toilet bowls and urinals cleansers.

KS 03-811: 1988

Kenya standard specification for semi-gloss emulsion paint for exterior use.

KS 02-817: 1987

Kenya standard specification for commercial grades for solder.

THE STANDARDS - CALIBRATION

IN EXERCISE of the powers conferred by regulation 3 of the andards (National Calibration Service) Regulations, 1984, the Cabinet Secretary for Industry, directs that—

(a) the categories of instruments and equipment specified in the second column of the Schedule shall be calibrated by the Bureau on or before 31st May, 1990;

(b) the Kenya Standards to be used for calibration shall be those specified in the third column;

(c) the maximum intervals between each calibration shall be those specified in the fourth column; and

(d) the fees to be paid for the calibration shall be those prescribed and published by the Bureau for that purpose.

SCHEDULE

Field of measurement

Instrument

KS No.

Maximum interval of time before next calibration

1. Industrial measurement

Dial gauges reading in 0.01mm.

09-637:1986

1 year

2. Electricity

Instrument transformers:(i) Current transformers(ii)Voltage transformers

09-717:198509-716:1985

5 years5 years

3. Volume/Flow

Turbine meters .............................Displacement meters...................Prover tanks..................................Road and rail vehicles (tank cars)Barges (ships and barge tanks)Spherical and spheroidal tanksHorizontal tanksUpright cylindrical tanks

09-858:198709-857:198709-856:198709-855:198709-854:198709-853:198709-852:198709-851:1987

1 year1 year1 year1 year2 years5 years2 years10 years

THE STANDARDS LEVY ORDER, 1990

ARRANGEMENT OF SECTIONS

1.

Citation and commencement

2.

Interpretation

3.

Levy

4.

Notification

5.

Register of manufacturers

6.

Maintenance of records by manufacturers

7.

Access to manufacturer's records

8.

Civil liability for non-payment of any sum due

9.

Exemption

10.

Levy fund

11.

Bank account

12.

Investments

13.

Books of accounts

14.

Audit

SCHEDULES

FIRST SCHEDULE [r. 4]
SECOND SCHEDULE [r. 6(1)]

1.
Citation and commencement

This Order may be cited as the Standards Levy Order and shall come into operation on the 1st July.

2.
Interpretation

In this Order, unless the context otherwise require—

"ex-factory", means the selling price excluding value add and discounts;

"Fund", means the Standards Levy Fund established under s 10C(1) of the Act;

"inspector", means a person appointed under section 13 Act;

"levy", means the charge payable in terms of paragraph 3;

"manufacturer", means any person or person who engages process of manufacture in terms of section 2 of the Act.

3.
Levy

Subject to the Act there shall be paid by each manufacturer a levy recoverable at source at the rate of two-tenths of one per cent of the ex-factory price in respect of manufacture during each month subject to a maximum ceiling of Kenya shillings four hundred thousand per annum and to a minimum ceiling of Kenya shillings one thousand per month.

[L.N. 154/1998, s. 2, L.N. 183/1999, s. 2, L.N. 54/2000, s. 2.]

4.
Notification
(1)

For the purpose of complying with paragraph 3, every person, or persons who manufacture or intend to manufacture, shall notify the Director, Kenya Bureau of Standards, in the format set out in Form SL. 1 set out in the First Schedule.

(2)

Failure to notify the Director as aforesaid shall not affect the obligation of a manufacturer to pay the levy in terms of this Order.

5.
Register of manufacturers

The Director shall maintain or cause to be maintained a register of all manufacturers who pay the levy.

6.
Maintenance of records by manufacturers
(1)

Every manufacturer shall maintain or cause to be maintained monthly records in the Standards Levy Return in the format set out in Form SL. 2 set out in the Second Schedule.

(2)

Every manufacturer shall in accordance with this Order maintain complete records corresponding to the prevailing date of all transactions which may affect his liability to pay the levy under this order.

(3)

Every manufacturer shall pay the levy by transmitting to the Director Form SL. 2 duly completed with the amount of the levy on or before the thirtieth day of the succeeding month.

7.
Access to manufacturer's records

The records maintained in accordance with paragraph 6, shall on written request, be made available to the Director or a person duly authorized by him.

8.
Civil liability for non-payment of any sum due

Non-payment of any sum due under this Order shall be deemed to be a civil debt recoverable summarily by the Director or a for non-payment person duly authorized by him.

9.
Exemption

The provisions of this Order shall not apply to that person or persons whose ex-factory manufacture does not exceed Kenya shillings two hundred thousand per annum.

10.
Levy fund

The objectives of the Fund established in accordance with section 10C of the Act shall, subject to the approval of the Cabinet Secretary, be to—

(a)

develop and promote standardization and quality control of commodities, services and metrology;

(b)

undertake collaborative research on behalf of the industry calculated to improve productivity and quality of outputs for the domestic and export markets;

(c)

undertake training on behalf of the industry on standardization, quality control and metrology;

(d)

meeting any expenses relating to the establishment and operation of the fund; and

(e)

any other purpose which the Cabinet Secretary, in consultation with the National Standards Council, considers would serve the best interest of the industry, the consumers and the Government.

11.
Bank account

All moneys received in accordance with the provision of this Order shall be paid into a special bank account entitled "The Standards Levy Fund" and expenditure therefrom shall be controlled by the National Standards Council.

12.
Investments

Any part of the Fund not immediately required for the purpose of the Fund may, subject to the written approval of the Cabinet Secretary and the Treasury, be invested in such a manner as the ational Standards Council may deem to be proper.

13.
Books of accounts

The National Standards Council shall cause to be kept all proper books and records of account of the income, expenditure, assets and liabilities of the Fund and shall prepare such other accounts as the Cabinet Secretary may require and, in addition, shall prepare early balance sheets made up to the end of each financial year.

14.
Audit

The accounts of the Fund shall be audited and reported on annually by the Auditor-General (Corporations) in accordance with part VII of the Exchequer and Audit Act.

15.

The Fund shall produce and lay before the Auditor-General (Corporations) all accounts of the Fund with all vouchers in support hereof, and all books, papers and writings in its possession or Books of accounts control relating thereto, and the Auditor-General (Corporations) shall be entitled to require from all members, officers and servants of the Bureau such information and explanations as may be necessary for the proper performance of his duties.

16.

At the completion of an audit under section 15, the Auditor-General (Corporations) shall make a report thereon to the National Standards Council and and shall at the same time furnish a copy of the report to the Cabinet Secretary.

17.

The expenses incidental to the auditing of the accounts shall be borne by the Fund.

FIRST SCHEDULE

[r. 4]

FORM SL. 1

STANDARD LEVY NOTIFICATION FORM

Name of Business ...................................................

Plot No..............................................................

Road/Street..........................................................

Address...............................................................

Telephone No..........................................................

Admin. Location.......................................................

Name and address of proprietor or partners; and in the case of companies, the chief executive and directors..............

......................................................................

......................................................................

......................................................................

All commodities manufactured or to be manufactured

......................................................................

......................................................................

Date upon which manufacture commenced or will commence ............ 19.........

Total value of manufacture in the last calendar year K£..............

If applicant has branches operating, give name and address of branches

......................................................................

......................................................................

......................................................................

SECOND SCHEDULE

[r. 6(1)]

FORM SL. 2

STANDARDS LEVY RETURN

1.

Name ...........................................

Address ...........................................

Telephone No. ...........................................

Entry No. ...........................................

2.

Period covered by this return from ......................19..... to.................., 19........

3Commodity

4Quantity of Manufacture

5Total Value Ex-Factory KSh.

6Rate of Levy

7Total Levy Payable KSh.

8Amount Paid KSh.

9Balance KSh.

Explanation of balance

..............................................................................

..............................................................................

I, ..................................., hereby certify that the information in this return is true, correct and complete.

.................................

Signature and position

(Company stamp)

Date

Amount Paid

Receipt No.

Period of which Payable

Penalty Rate

Penalty Payable

Total Amount Payable

Balance Dr. Cr.

THE STANDARDS ORDER
1.

This Order may be cited as the Standards Order.

2.

Kenya Standards having been declared for several commodities and methods and procedures set out in the first and second columns of the Schedule, no person shall manufacture or sell those commodities or use those methods and procedures on or after the date of publication of this Order unless than commodities and methods and procedures comply with the requirements of the relevant Kenya Standards.

SCHEDULE

Number

Title of Specification or Code Practice

KS 06-09:1990

Kenya standard specification for liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) cylinders.Part 3: Kenya standard code of practice for filling, distribution and retailing of LPG in cylinders.

KS 02-22: 1990

Kenya standard specification for hot rolled steel bars for reinforcement of concrete. 1st Revision.

KS 01-62: 1990

Kenya standard specification for dairy cattle feed supplements. 1st Revision.

KS 08-68: 1990

Kenya standard textile care labelling code. 1st Revision.

KS 08-117: 1989

Kenya standard specification for blankets.Part 4: Blankets made from recycled fibres.

KS 01-138: 1990

Kenya standard specification for compounded pig feeds. 1st Revision.

KS 06-153: 1989

Kenya standard specification for steel wheel-barrows, 1st Revision.

KS 06-218: 1990

Kenya standard specification for steel hinges. 1st Revision.

KS 04-233: 1990

Kenya standard specification for sound systems equipment.Part 3: Amplifiers.

KS 04-237: 1989

Kenya standard specification for household electric ranges. 1st Revision.

KS 06-250: 1989

Kenya standard specification for spark plugs. 1st Revision.

KS 02-289: 1990

Kenya standard specification for steel windows and doors.

KS 06-357: 1990

Kenya standard specification for tower bolts.

KS 06-488: 1990

Kenya standard specification for galvanized mild steel cylinders for hot water purposes.

KS 06-489: 1990

Kenya standard specification for power take-off for agricultural tractors.

KS 04-503: 1990

Kenya standard code of practice for the protection of structures against lightning.Part 2: Code of practice for earthing.

KS 03-515: 1990

Kenya standard specification for gasohol.

KS 03-602: 1989

Kenya standard specification for hair oils.

KS 08-607: 1990

Kenya standard specification for standard adjacent fabrics.Part 6: Secondary acetate.Part 7: Triacetate.Part 8: Cotton.

KS 05-614: 1989

Kenya standard specification for gin.

KS 05-615: 1989

Kenya standard specification for rum.

KS 01-670: 1989

Kenya standard specification for brinjals (egg plants) or aubergines.

KS 01-671: 1989

Kenya standard specification for fresh capsicum.

KS 01-676: 1990

Kenya standard specification for grades of raw hides and skins.Part 1: Cattle hides and calf skins.

KS 01-677: 1990

Kenya standard specification for full-chrome upper leather.

KS 01-679: 1989

Kenya standard specification for sole leather.

KS 01-694: 1989

Kenya standard specification for groundnuts (peanuts).Part 1: Raw groundnuts for table use and oil milling.

KS 01-695: 1989

Kenya standard specification for cut flowers and cut foliage.Part 1: Fresh cut flowers.

KS 06-700: 1990

Kenya standard specification for inner tubes for motorized vehicles.

KS 04-743: 1989

Kenya standard specification for battery chargers.

KS 05-753: 1989

Kenya standard specification for chilli sauce.

KS 04-762: 1989

Kenya standard specification for copper strips for electrical purposes.

KS 02-766: 1990

Kenya standard specification for clay flooring tiles.

KS 01-784: 1989

Kenya standard specification for fish meal.

KS 01-785: 1989

Kenya standard specification for bone meal for compounding animal feeds.

KS 01-786: 1989

Kenya standard specification for blood meal for compounding animal feeds.

KS 01-787: 1989

Kenya standard specification for fresh okra.

KS 03-796: 1989

Kenya standard specification for mineral oil for cosmetic industry.

KS 03-797: 1989

Kenya standard specification for sesame (simsim) oil for cosmetic industry.

KS 03-798: 1989

Kenya standard specification for groundnut (peanut) oil for cosmetic industry.

KS 03-800: 1989

Kenya standard specification for coconut oil for cosmetic industry.

KS 03-810: 1990

Kenya standard specification for printing inks for use on food wrappers.

KS 01-818: 1989

Kenya standard code of practice for preservation of raw cattle hides and calf skins.Part 1: By stack salting.

KS 01-838: 1989

Kenya standard specification for meat and bone-meal.

KS 04-869: 1990

Kenya standard specification for lead-acid traction batteries.Part 1: General requirements and methods of test.Part 2: Dimensions of cells and marking of polarity on cells.

KS 04-889: 1989

Kenya standard specification for cable trunking.Part 1: Steel surface trunking.Part 2: Steel underfloor (duct) trunking.Part 3: Trunking made of insulating materials.

KS 04-890: 1989

Kenya standard specification for classification of degrees of protection provided by enclosures.

KS 06-896: 1990

Kenya standard specification for periodic inspection, testing and maintenance of transportable gas containers (excluding dissolved acetylenes containers).

KS 06-897: 1990

Kenya standard specification for periodic inspection testing and maintenance of transportable gas containers for dissolved acetylenes.

KS 06-901: 1990

Kenya standard specification for malleable cast iron.

KS 06-902: 1990

Kenya standard specification for steel castings for general engineering purposes.Part 1: General requirements.Part 2: General technical delivery requirements.Part 3: Charpy impact test (V-notch) for steel.

KS 06-903: 1990

Kenya standard specification for aluminium and aluminium alloy ingots and castings.

KS 06-904: 1990

Kenya standard specification for cast copper alloy.

KS 06-905: 1990

Kenya standard specification for wheel rims made of cast light alloy for passenger cars.

KS 06-963: 1990

Kenya standard specification for industrial safety helmets.

KS 04-1021: 1990

Kenya standard specification for general purpose steel wire strand.

KS 03-1024: 1990

Kenya standard specification for vitreous china water closset pansPart 1: Wash down water closset pans.Part 2: Squatting wash down water closset pans.

KS 03-1025: 1990

Kenya standard specification for metre rules and rulers for school and office.

KS 03-1026: 1990

Kenya standard specification for protractors for use in schools.

KS 08-1033: 1990

Kenya standard specification for cotton Khanga.

KS 01-1040: 1990

Kenya standard specification for bee-hive Kenya top bar hive.

KS 08-1056: 1990

Kenya standard specification for woven wrapping cloth.Part 1: Polypropylene cloth.Part 2: Jute cloth.

KS 09-1079: 1990

Kenya standard specification for depth micrometers.

KS 09-1080: 1990

Kenya standard specification for precision vernier depth gauges.

KS 09-1081: 1990

Kenya standard specification for precision vernier height gauges.

KS 09-1082: 1990

Kenya standard specification for spirit levels for use in precision engineering.

KS 09-1083: 1990

Kenya standard specification for spirit level vials.

KS 09-1084: 1990

pH measurement.Part 1: Specification for laboratory pH meters.Part 2: Specification for pH scale.Part 3: Specification for reference value standard solutions and operational reference standard solutions.Part 4: Specification for glass and reference electrodes for the measurement of pH.

THE STANDARDS (NO. 2) ORDER
1.

This Order may be cited as the Standards (No. 2) Order.

2.

Kenya Standards having been declared for several commodities and methods and procedures set out in the first and second columns of the Schedule, no person shall manufacture or sell those commodities or use those methods and procedures on or after the date of publication of this Order unless the commodities and methods and procedures comply with the requirements of the relevant Kenya Standards.

SCHEDULE

Number

Title of Specification or Code of Practice

KS 06- 09: 1989

Kenya standard specification for L.P.G. cylinders.Part 2: Code of practice for safe use of L.P.G. in permanent dwellings.

KS 06-229: 1989

Kenya standard specification for edible salt. 1st Revision.

KS 06-259: 1989

Kenya standard specification for steel pipes for water and gas suitable for screwing. 1st Revision.

KS 05-702: 1989

Kenya standard specification for vinegar.

KS 06-756: 1989

Kenya standard specification for speedometer cables for automobiles.

KS 06-844: 1989

Kenya standard specification for hole sizes before threading in relation to machine parts.

KS 06-845: 1989

Kenya standard specification for grooved pulleys for classical and narrow veebelts.

KS 06-886: 1989

Kenya standard specification for widths across flats and mechanical properties of fasteners.Part 1: Dimensions across flats.

KS 06-886: 1989

Kenya standard specification for widths across flats and mechanical properties of fasteners.Part 2: Mechanical properties of fasteners.

KS 06-886: 1989

Kenya standard specification for widths across flats and mechanical properties of fasteners.Part 3: Tolerance system for threaded fasteners.

KS 06-895: 1989

Kenya standard specification for bicycles (safety requirements).

KS 06-906: 1989

Kenya standard specification for motor-cycle (symbols for controls, indicators and tell-tales).

KS 08-132: 1989

Kenya standard specification for woven bags made from natural fibres for cereals and pulses. 1st Revision.

KS 08-367: 1989

Kenya standard specification for cotton canvas. 1st Revision.

KS 08-507: 1989

Kenya standard specification for sanitary towels.Part 1: Sanitary towels for external use.

KS 08-639: 1989

Kenya standard specification for gauze bandages.Part 1: Cotton gauze bandages.

KS 03-649: 1989

Kenya standard specification for automobile windscreens.Part 1: Toughened windscreens.Part 2: Laminated windscreens.

KS 08-779: 1989

Kenya standard specification for carpets.Part 2: Sisal carpets.

KS 08-781: 1989

Kenya standard specification for cones.Part 2: Plastic cones.

KS 03-799: 1989

Kenya standard specification for castor oil for cosmetic industry.

KS 03-802: 1989

Kenya standard specification for cut-size office papers.Part 1: Bond papers.

KS 03-813: 1989

Kenya standard specification for matt solvent borne paints for interior and exterior use.

KS 03-915: 1989

Kenya standard specification for anhydrous lanolin for cosmetic industry.

KS 03-916: 1989

Kenya standard specification for shaving preparations.Part 1: Shaving creams.

THE STANDARDS ORDER
1.

This Order may be cited as the Standards Order.

2.

Kenya Standards having been declared for several commodities and methods and procedures set out in the first and second columns of the Schedule, no person shall manufacture or sell those commodities or use those methods and procedures on or after the date of publication of this Order unless the commodities and methods and procedures comply with the requirements of the relevant Kenya Standards.

SCHEDULE

Number

Title of Specification or Code of Practice

KS 05- 28 :1990

Kenya standard specification for cheese 1st Revision.Part 1: General requirements for cheese.

KS 05- 39:1990

Kenya standard specification for tomato products.1st Revision.Part 1: General requirements for labelling.Part 2: Guidelines forAdd I: Date marking.Add II: Nutrition labelling.Add III: Claims.Add IV: Non-retail containers of foods.

KS 08-117 :1990

Kenya standard specification for blankets.Part 6: Non-woven blankets.

KS 04-179 :1990

Kenya standard specification for rigid PVC conduits and fittings for electrical wiring.Part 2: Fittings (1st Revision).

KS 04-194 : 1990

Kenya standard specification for PVC insulated cables for electricity supply.2nd Revision.

KS 01-227 : 1990

Kenya standard specification for cashew kernels.Part 2: Roasted cashew kernels.

KS 08-273 : 1990

Kenya standard specification for woven bags (100 per cent sisal) for clean coffee beans.

KS 04-468 :1990

Kenya standard specification for flexible PVC conduits for electricity wiring.Part 2: Corrugated conduits.

KS 05-522 : 1990

Kenya standard specification for canned fish.Part 3: Fish canned in oil.

KS 05-523 :1990

Kenya standard specification for breakfast cereals.Part 2: Flaked cereals (ready-to-eat).

KS 08-542 : 1990

Kenya standard specification for the national flag of Kenya.Part 1: Cotton, man-made fibres and blends.Part 2: Wool/Synthetic blends.

KS 08-597 : 1990

Kenya standard specification for mattress covers.

KS 05-609 : 1990

Kenya standard specification for still (grape) table wines.

KS 05-611 : 1990

Kenya standard specification for fruit wines.

KS 05-613 : 1990

Kenya standard specification for vodka.

KS 05-618 :1990

Kenya standard specification for cider and perry.

KS 08-629 : 1990

Kenya standard specification for sweaters.

KS 05-660 : 1990

Kenya standard specification on the schedule for safe use of food additives.NumberKS 08-273 : 1990KS 04-468 :1990 KS 05-522 : 1990 KS 05-523 :1990 KS 08-542 : 1990KS 08-597 : 1990 KS 05-609 : 1990 KS 05-611 : 1990KS 05-613 : 1990 KS 05-618 :1990KS 08-629 : 1990 KS 05-660 : 1990Part 1: Part 2: Part 3: Part 4:General principles. Carry overs.Permitted preservatives. Permitted anti-oxidants.

KS 01-694 : 1990

Kenya standard specification for groundnuts.Part 2: Roasted groundnuts.

KS 08-697 :1990

Kenya standard code of practice for grading of textile materials.Part 1: Fabrics.

KS 02-752 : 1990

Kenya standard code of practice for laying and finishing of concrete and terrazo flooring tiles.

KS 02-767 : 1990

Kenya standard code of practice for laying clay flooring tiles.

KS 02-769 :1990

Kenya standard specification for bitumen road emulsions (anionic and cationic).

KS 01-868 : 1990

Kenya standard specification for macadamia kernels.

KS 01-870 :1990

Kenya standard specification for cucumbers and courgettes.

KS 08-892 : 1990

Kenya standard specification for fabrics for curtain and drapes.Part 1: Woven fabrics.

KS 03-911:1990

Kenya standard specification for paint brushes.

KS 03-924 : 1990

Kenya standard specification for motor vehicle chevrons and strips.

KS 08-933 : 1990

Kenya standard specification for tubes (bobbins) for ring frames.

KS 04-934: 1990

Kenya standard specification for cooker control units.

KS 04-936 :1990

Kenya standard specification for insulated cables and flexible cords for use in high temperature zones.

KS 01-938 : 1990

Kenya standard specification for roasted mixed nut kernels.

KS 01-940:1990

Kenya standard specification for head lettuce.

KS 08-942 :1990

Kenya standard specification for process colours for traffic signs.

KS 08-944:1990

Kenya standard specification for woven bags (100 per cent sisal) for green tea leaves.Part 1: Three dimensional type. Part 2: Two dimensional type.

KS 06-950 : 1990

Kenya standard specification for metallic materials.Part 1: Wire-wrapping test.Part 2: Tube-flattening test.Part 3: Bend test.Part 4: Tube (in full section)—bend test.

KS 04-1022 :1990

Kenya standard specification for 600/1000v PVC insulated single-phase concentric cables with copper or aluminium conductors for electricity supply.

KS 04-1023 : 1990

Kenya standard specification for aluminium drawing stock for electrical purposes.

KS 01-1078 : 1990

Kenya standard specification for flyer bobbins.

KS 01-1078 : 1990

Kenya standard specification for chillies.

THE STANDARDS ORDER
1.

This Order may be cited as the Standards Order.

2.

The Kenya Standard having been declared for the commodity set out here below, no person shall manufacture or sell the commodity on or after the date of publication of this Order unless the commodity complies with the requirements of the said Kenya Standard.

Number

Title of Specification

KS 03–275

Kenya Standard specification for motor gasoline (petrol or motor spirit)

THE STANDARDS ORDER

1. This Order may be cited as the Standards Order.

2. The Standards having been declared for several commodities and methods and procedures set out in the first and second columns of the Schedule, no person shall manufacture or sell those commodities or use those methods and procedures on or after the date of publication of this Order unless the commodities and methods and procedures comply with the requirements of the relevant Kenya Standards.

SCHEDULE

Number

Title of Specification or Code of Practice

KS 04-180: 1991

Kenya standard specification for metallic conduits and fillings for electrical installations.Part 2: Fittings.

KS 04-185: 1991

Kenya standard specification for lead-acid starter batteries.Part 2: Dimensions of batteries, dimensions and marking of terminals.

KS 04-186: 1991

Kenya standard specification for automatic fire alarm systems in buildings.Part 7: Methods of test of sensitivity to fire.

KS 03-647: 1991

Kenya standard specification for industrial oxygen. 1st revision.

KS 04-744: 1991

Kenya standard specification for earth-rods and their connectors.Part 1: Copper-clad earth rods.

KS 08-893: 1991

Kenya standard specification for upholstery fabrics.Part 1: Woven and knitted fabrics.

KS 08-894: 1991

Kenya standard specification for silver cans.

KS 03-909: 1991

Kenya standard specification for semi-gloss solvent borne paints for interior/exterior use.

KS 03-910: 1991

Kenya standard specification for super gloss solvent borne paints for interior/exterior use.

KS 03-912: 1991

Kenya standard specification for xylene.

KS 03-913: 1991

Kenya standard specification for toluene.

KS 03-914: 1991

Kenya standard specification for acetone.

KS 03-921: 1991

Kenya standard specification for kraft liner.

KS 03-948: 1991

Kenya standard specification for corrugated fibre-board boxes for horticultural export.

KS 08-1032: 1991

Kenya standard specification for cylindrical tubes for open-end spinning.

KS 08-1035: 1991

Kenya standard specification for kitenge.

KS 08-1062: 1991

Kenya standard specification for infants’ outwear garments.

KS 04-1067: 1991

Kenya standard specification for lead-acid stationary batteries.Part 1: General requirements.Part 2: Requirements for pasted plate type batteries.

KS 04-1068: 1991

Kenya standard specification for domestic metallic meter boxes.Part 1: Single phase metering.

KS 04-1069: 1991

Kenya standard specification for PVC covered conductors for overhead power lines.

KS 04-1109: 1991

Kenya standard specification for earthing clamps.

KS 04-1111: 1991

Kenya standard specification for household electrical appliances.Part 5: Particular requirements for battery powered shavers, hair clippers and similar appliances and their charging and battery assemblies.Part 9: Requirements for a.c. electrical shavers, hair clippers and similar appliances.

KS 08-1118: 1991

Kenya standard specification for top and bottom aprons used in the textile industry.

KS 08-1119: 1991

Kenya standard specification for ring travelers.Part 1: Metallic travellers.Part 2: Plastic travellers.

KS 08-117: 1991

Kenya standard specification for woven blankets.Part 5: Blankets made from acrylic fibres.

KS 04-185: 1991

Kenya standard specification for lead acid starter batteries.Part 5: General requirements and methods of test.

KS 03-511: 1991

Kenya standard specification for plastic containers.Part 1: Buckets.

KS 02-749: 1991

Kenya standard specification for fibre concrete roofing tiles.

KS 03-920: 1991

Kenya standard specification for jute/sisal batching oil.

KS 03-1027: 1991

Kenya standard specification for auto refinishing paints.Part 1: Synthetic resin type.

KS 03-1101: 1991

Kenya standard specification for titanium dioxide pigments for paints.

KS 03-1102: 1991

Kenya standard specification for lithopone pigments for paints.

KS 08-1107: 1991

Kenya standard specification for two-pin reversible plugs and shaver socket outlets.

KS 06-08: 1992

Kenya standard specification for S.I. units.

KS 05-10: 1992 (second edition)

Kenya standard specification for unprocessed whole milk.

KS 03-24: 1992

Kenya standard specification for toilet paper in rolls and reels. (1st revision).

KS 05-28: 1992

Kenya standard specification for cheese.Part 2: Kenyan Cheddar cheese (1st revision)

KS 06-52: 1992

Kenya standard specification for exhaust systems. (1st revision).Part 1: Motor vehicle exhaust systems.Part 2: Steel pipes used in exhaust systems.

KS 06-204: 1992

Kenya standard specification for shovels.Part 1: Mild steel shovels. (1st revision).Part 2: Medium steel shovels. (1st revision).

KS 08-274: 1992 (second edition)

Kenya standard specification for sisal: Agriculture baler twines (1st revision)

KS 05-319: 1992 (second edition)

Kenya standard specification for sugar confectionery. (1st revision).Part 1: High boiled sweets.Part 3: Chewing gum and bubble gum.

KS 06-408: 1992 (second edition)

Kenya standard specification for towels. (1st revision).

KS 06-452: 1992 (second edition)

Kenya standard specification for filing cabinets for general office purposes. (1st revision).

KS 08-479: 1992 (second edition)

Kenya standard specification for sewing threads.Part 1: Cotton sewing threads.Part 2: Sewing threads made wholly or partly from synthetic fibres. (1st revision).

KS 08-520: 1992 (second edition)

Kenya standard specification for woven fabrics used for suits, jackets and trousers. (1st revision).

KS 03-588: 1992

Kenya standard specification for PVC slippers.

KS 01-592: 1992

Kenya standard specification for cigarettes.

KS 05-612: 1992

Kenya standard specification for whisky.

KS 05-616: 1992

Kenya standard specification for brandy.

KS 08-642: 1992

Kenya standard specification for sisal packing twines.

KS 03-650: 1992

Kenya standard specification for glass globes for hurricane lamps.

KS 01-871: 1992

Kenya standard specification for compounded fish feeds.Part 1: Trout feeds.

KS 06-1086: 1992

Kenya standard specification for hacksaw blades.

KS 03-1099: 1992

Kenya standard specification for engine oils.

KS 08-1120: 1992

Kenya standard specification for doubling and twisting bobbins.

KS 08-1124: 1992

Kenya standard specification for sisal polishing cloth.

KS 08-1125: 1992

Kenya standard specification for carpet backing fabrics.Part 1: Jute fabrics.

KS 08-1127: 1992

Kenya standard specification for curtain tapes.

KS 08-1142: 1992

Kenya standard specification for polyolefin agricultural twines.

KS 08-1145: 1992

Kenya standard specification for three-strand (hawser-laid) and eight-strand (plaited) poly propylene monofilament or film ropes.

KS 08-1146: 1992

Kenya standard specification for polyolefin woven sacks (bags) for packing fertilizer.

KS 08-1151: 1992

Kenya standard specification for transfer cones.

KS 03-1222: 1992

Kenya standard specification for ink pasteblack for stencil duplicating machine.

KS 05-30: 1993

Kenya standard specification for pasteurized liquid milk. (1st revision).

KS 05-319: 1993

Kenya standard specification for sugar confectionery. (1st revision)Part 2: Caramel, toffee and fudge.

KS 05-326: 1993

Kenya standard specification for edible oils and fats.Part 7: Standard for palm oil.

KS 05-405: 1993

Kenya standard specification for fruit nectars preserved exclusively by physical means.Part 3: Specification for passion fruit nectar.

KS 05-435: 1993

Kenya standard specification for dehydrated vegetables.

KS 05-436: 1993

Kenya standard specification for cocoa powder.Part 1: Unsweetened cocoa powder.

KS 05-703: 1993

Kenya standard specification for reconstituted/recombined pasteurized liquid milk.

KS 02-751: 1993

Kenya standard specification for concrete flooring titles.

KS 05-941: 1993

Kenya standard specification for fermented (cultured) milk.

KS 06-1020: 1993

Kenya standard specification for light gauge metal containers.Part 1: Definitions and determination methods for dimensions and capacities for open-top cans.Part 2: Capacities and related cross sections for open-top cans for general foods.Part 3: Capacities and related cross sections for cans for meat and meat products.Part 4: Capacities and related cross section for open-top cans for drinks.Part 5: Capacities and related cross section for open-top cans for edible oil.Part 6 Capacities and related cross sections for open-top cans for fish and fishery products.Part 7: Capacities and related cross sections for open-top cans for milk.Part 8: Internal diameters of round open-top cans.

KS 03-1027: 1993

Kenya standard specification for auto refinishing paints.Part 2: Nitrocellulose resin.

KS 02-1070: 1993

Kenya standard specification for stabilized soil blocks.

KS 06-72: 1994

Kenya standard specification for steel nails (1st revision).

KS 02-95: 1994

Kenya standard specification for natural aggregates for concrete (1st revision).

KS 08-135: 1994

Kenya standard specification for woven polyolefin sacks for sugar (1st revision).

KS 03-352: 1994

Kenya standard specification for fluoridated tooth-paste.

KS 06-372: 1994

Kenya standard specification for matatu vehicles construction.

KS 08-409: 1994

Kenya standard specification for baby napkins. (1st revision).

KS 06-478: 1994

Kenya standard specification for polyethylene plastic (PE) pipes for water supply. (Low and high density).Part 1: Requirements.

KS 08-528: 1994

Kenya standard specification for flat cotton wicks (1st revision).

KS 08-606: 1994

Kenya standard specification for bed sheets made from blended polyester/cellulosic or polyester and cellulosic combination fabric. (1st revision).

KS 06-823: 1994

Kenya standard specification for V-belts for industrial machines.

KS 08-893: 1994

Kenya standard specification for upholstery fabrics.Part 2: Coated fabrics.

KS 08-1034: 1994

Kenya standard specification for kikoi.

KS 06-1063: 1994

Kenya standard specification for hurricane lanterns.

KS 06-1064: 1994

Kenya standard specification for non-pressure stoves.

KS 08-1152: 1994

Kenya standard specification for weft pins.Part 2: Automatic looms.

KS 02-1262: 1994

Kenya standard specification for ordinary portland cement.

KS 02-1263: 1994

Kenya standard specification for portland pozzolana cement.

KS 04-1111: 1994

Kenya standard specification for household and similar electrical appliances.Part 16: Particular requirements for commercial deep fat fryers.

KS 04-1229: 1994

Kenya standard specification for reels and wooden drums, for electric cables, wires and bare conductors.Part 1: Wooden drums.Part 2: Metal drums (reels).

KS 03-1103: 1994

Kenya standard specification for aluminium pigments for paints.

KS 03-1180: 1994

Kenya standard specification for ethyl ketone.

KS 03-1181: 1994

Kenya standard specification for methyl isobutyl ketone.

KS 03-1182: 1994

Kenya standard specification for butyl alcohol.

KS 03-1183: 1994

Kenya standard specification for isobutyl alcohol.

KS 03-1184: 1994

Kenya standard specification for isopropyl alcohol.

KS 05-1121: 1994

Kenya standard specification for sparkling wines.

KS 05-1122: 1994

Kenya standard specification for fortified wines.

KS 05-1041: 1994

Kenya standard specification for opaque beers.

KS 05-1123: 1994

Kenya standard specification for buns.

KS 05-1042: 1994

Kenya standard specification for cakes.

KS 05-459: 1994

Kenya standard specification for drinking water.Part 7: Specification for containerized mineral water.

KS 02-1228: 1994

Kenya standard specification for road aggregates.

KS 06-292: 1994

Kenya standard specification for joints and fittings for use with unplasticized PVC pressure pipes.Part 1: Injection moulded unplasticised PVC fittings for solvent welding for use with pipes, including portable water supply.Part 2: Fabricated unplasticized PVC fittings and mechanical joints made principally from unplasticized pipes.Part 3: Specification for solvent cement.

KS 01-1169: 1995

Kenya standard specification for garden peas.Part 1: Green peas in pods.

KS 08-1257: 1995

Kenya standard specification for umbrella fabrics.Part 3: Silk fabrics.

KS 08-116: 1995

Kenya standard specification for cotton drills. (Second revision).

KS 08-505: 1995

Kenya standard specification for women’s and girls’ outwear garments. (1st revision).

KS 08-1264: 1995

Kenya standard specification for shuttles.Part 1: Shuttles for automatic looms.

KS 08-1233: 1995

Kenya standard specification for spinning doubling and twisting rings.

KS 05-1173: 1995

Kenya standard specification for canned plums.

KS 05-1175: 1995

Kenya standard specification for canned guava.

KS 05-1176: 1995

Kenya standard specification for canned peaches.

KS 05-1178: 1995

Kenya standard specification for canned tropical fruit salad.

KS 05-1088: 1995

Kenya standard specification for soups and broths.

KS 08-1094: 1995

Kenya standard specification for crips.Part 1: Potato crips.

KS 05-1159: 1995

Kenya standard specification for caraway.

KS 05-1160: 1995

Kenya standard specification for cumin.

KS 05-1161: 1995

Kenya standard specification for cinnamon.

KS 05-1162: 1995

Kenya standard specification for fenugreek powder.

KS 05-1163: 1995

Kenya standard specification for thyme.

KS 05-1164: 1995

Kenya standard specification for paprika.

KS 05-1046: 1995

Kenya standard specification for asparagus (vegetables).

KS 01-1048: 1995

Kenya standard specification for passion fruits.

KS 01-1050: 1995

Kenya standard specification for fresh whole carrots (vegetables).

KS 01-949: 1995

Kenya standard specification for rice bran.

KS 04-314: 1995

Kenya standard specification for cables for vehicles (1st revision).

KS 04-1108: 1995

Kenya standard specification for isolating transformers and safety isolating transformers.Part 1: General requirements.Part 2: Supplementary requirements for isolating transformers.

KS 04-1111: 1995

Kenya standard specification for household and similar electrical appliances.Part 17: Particular requirements for commercial electric griddles and griddle grills.Part 19: Particular requirements for commercial electrical forced convection ovens.

KS 03-1273: 1995

Kenya standard specification for unsaturated polyester resin for body fillers.

KS 03-1106: 1995

Kenya standard specification for water closet (WC) plastic seats and covers.

KS 03-511: 1995

Kenya standard specification for plastic containers.

KS 06-883: 1995

Kenya standard specification for hook bolts.

KS 06-476: 1995

Kenya standard specification for uncoated aluminium holloware cooking utensils.Part 1: Domestic aluminium sufurias.

KS 06-1225: 1995

Kenya standard specification for domestic thermos flasks.

KS 04-1111: 1995

Kenya standard specification for household and similar electrical appliances.Part 2: Particular requirements for electric clocks.

KS 06-992: 1995

Kenya standard specification for manually operated chaff cutter.

KS 06-1287: 1995

Kenya standard specification for non-destructive testing qualification and certification of personnel.

KS 08-1150: 1995

Kenya standard specification for condenser rubbers for cards.

KS 08-117: 1995

Kenya standard specification for woven blankets.Part 1: Blankets made from mixed fibres. (1st revision).Part 2: Blankets made from wool fibres. (1st revision).

KS 08-988: 1995

Kenya standard specification for silver and yarn dyeing beams.

KS 08-1126: 1995

Kenya standard specification for neckties.Part 1: Neckties made from woven fabrics.

KS 08-1128: 1995

Kenya standard specification for wicks for non-pressure stoves.

KS 08-1148: 1995

Kenya standard specification for fabrics for water resistant clothing.

KS 08-1149: 1995

Kenya standard specification for optical performance of high-visibility garments and accessories for use on the highway.

KS 08-1221: 1995

Kenya standard specification for crepe bandage.

KS 08-1232: 1995

Kenya standard specification for cylindrical tubes.

KS 01-995: 1996

Kenya standard specification for green grams.

KS 01-1049: 1996

Kenya standard specification for papaya.

KS 03-1266: 1996

Kenya standard specification for body fillers.

KS 03-1267: 1996

Kenya standard specification for flexible polyurethane foam pillows for domestic use.

KS 03-1275: 1996

Kenya standard specification for emulsion distempers.

KS 03-1290: 1996

Kenya standard specification for bleaching agents.Part 1: Sodium hypochlorite solution.

KS 06-884: 1996

Kenya standard specification for draw-off taps and stop valves for water services.

KS 06-885: 1996

Kenya standard specification for underground stop valves for water services.

KS 06-1333: 1996

Kenya standard specification for punches.Part 1: Specification for wood and leather marking punches.Part 2: Specification for centre punches.

KS 06-1334: 1996

Kenya standard specification for engineer’s squares.

KS 06-1335: 1996

Kenya standard specification for rivets.

KS 06-1337: 1996

Kenya standard specification for continuous (piano) hinges.

KS 06-1338: 1996

Kenya standard specification for engineer’s files.

KS 05-241: 1996

Kenya standard specification for biscuits. (1st revision).

KS 05-1097: 1996

Kenya standard specification for pickles.

KS 05-1168: 1996

Kenya standard specification for beet extract.

KS 05-1157: 1996

Kenya standard specification for mustard seed powder.

KS 05-1155: 1996

Kenya standard specification for whole and ground nutmeg.

KS 05-1154: 1996

Kenya standard specification for whole and ground ginger.

KS 05-1153: 1996

Kenya standard specification for coriander.

KS 05-1156: 1996

Kenya standard specification for whole and ground cloves.

KS 05-326: 1996

Kenya standard specification for edible oils and fats. (1st revision).Part 1: Shortenings and refined oils.Part 2: Vegetable ghee (vanaspali).Part 3: Mixed animal and vegetable ghee.Part 4: Edible tallow.Part 5: Lard.Part 6: Pork fat.

KS 05-1174: 1996

Kenya standard specification for canned pears.

KS 05-1177: 1996

Kenya standard specification for canned grape fruit.

KS 05-1179: 1996

Kenya standard specification for canned fruit cocktail.

KS 01-951: 1996

Kenya standard specification for soya beans.

KS 01-952: 1996

Kenya standard specification for wheat bran.

KS 03-1309: 1996

Kenya standard specification for diesel fuels.Part 1: Automotive gas oil (AGO).Part 2: Industrial diesel oil (IDO).

KS 03-1274: 1996

Kenya standard specification for epoxy paints for coffee fermentation tanks.

KS 03-807: 1996

Kenya standard specification for polishes.Part 1: Shoe polish wax solvent paste type.Part 2: Floor polish solvent type (liquid and paste).Part 3: Floor polish water emulsion buffable type.

KS 03-1310: 1996

Kenya standard specification for fuel oils.

KS 03-92: 1996

Kenya standard specification for synthetic detergents, powders for household use. (1st revision).

KS 03-1291: 1996

Kenya standard specification for butyl acetate.

KS 03-1292: 1996

Kenya standard specification for ethylacetate.

KS 03-1293: 1996

Kenya standard specification for isobutyl acetate.

KS 03-1296: 1996

Kenya standard specification for ethyl glycol.

KS 05-344: 1996

Kenya standard specification for honey. (1st revision).

KS 05-1311: 1996

Kenya standard specification for canned beans in tomato sauce (baked beans).

KS 05-225: 1996

Kenya standard specification for beer. (1st revision).

KS 05-459: 1996

Kenya standard specification for drinking water.Part 1: Specification for drinking water and containerized drinking water – (1st revision).Part 7: Specification for containerized mineral water. (1st revision).Part 9: Code of hygienic practice for the collecting, processing and labellingof natural mineral water, mineral water and bottled drinking water.

THE QUALITY INSPECTION OF IMPORTS ORDER

1. This Order may be cited as the Quality Inspection of Imports Order.

2. All imports to Kenya shall be subjected to quality inspection by the Kenya Bureau of Standards at the port of entry.

3. The imported commodities will be allowed into the country upon issuance of a certificate of release by the Kenya Bureau of Standards.

4. Kenya Bureau of Standards shall ensure that all products meet the requirements of Kenya Standards and Standards approved by the Bureau.

5. The quality inspection fees for the imported commodities shall be 0.2 per cent of the C. & F. value for the final products and 0.1 per cent value of raw materials and intermediate goods and shall be payable before the issuance of the certificate of release.

6. The Cabinet Secretary may on the recommendation of the Nation Standards Council, exempt any imports from the provisions of this Order where he is satisfied that it is in the national interest to do so.

7. Legal Notice No. 227 of 1995, is revoked.

THE STANDARDS ORDER
1.

This Order may be cited as the Standards Order.

2.

Kenya Standards having been declared for the several commodities and methods and procedures set out in the first and second columns of the Schedule, no person shall manufacture or sell those commodities or use those methods and procedures on or after the date of publication of this Order unless the commodities and methods and procedures comply with the requirements of the relevant Kenya Standards.

SCHEDULE

Number

Title of Specification or Code of Practice

KS 04-111: 1985

Part 2: Symbols (1st revision 1999).Part 3: Systems installed in clients premises (1st revision 1999).Part 4: Central stations (1st revision).Part 5: Detection devices for internal use (1st revision 1999).Part 7: Alarm transmission systems (1st revision 1999).

KS 04-464: 1982

Kenya standard specification for tubular florescent lamps (1st revision 1999).

KS 08-508: 1984

Kenya standard specification for absorbent cotton wool for medical use (1st revision 1999).

KS 08-585: 1985

Kenya standard specification for zippers (1st revision 1999).

KS 08-1076: 1999

Kenya standard specification for fishing nets.

KS ISO 1711

Kenya standard specification for hand operated wrenches and sockets-technical specifications.

KS ISO 3463

Kenya standard specification for wheeled tractors for agriculture and forestry—protective structures—dynamic test method and acceptance conditions.

KS ISO 5700

Kenya standard specification for wheeled tractors for agriculture and forestry—protective structures—static test method and acceptance conditions.

KS ISO 8457-1

Kenya standard specification for steel wire rodsPart 1: Dimensions and tolerances.

KS ISO 8457-2

Kenya standard specification for steel wire rodsPart 2: Quality requirements for un-alloyed steel wire rods for conversion to wire.

KS ISO 11625

Kenya standard specification for gas cylinders—safe handling.

KS 06-259: 1981

Kenya standard specification for mild steel water pipes (1st revision 1999).

KS CODEX STAN 66-1981

Kenya standard for table olives (1st revision 1989).

KS CODEX STAN 67-1987

Kenya standard for raisins.

KS CODEX STAN 116-1981

Kenya standard for canned carrots.

KS CODEX STAN 159-1981

Kenya standard for canned mangoes.

KS 05-58: 1987

Kenya standard sampling methods and methods of chemical analysis for sugar (3rd revision 1999).

KS ISO 7932: 1993

Kenya standard methods for micro-biological examination of food and animal feed stuffs—enumeration of bacillus cereus.

KS ISO 8914: 1990

Kenya standard methods for micro-biological examination of food and animal feed stuffs—detection of vibrio parahaemolticus.

KS ISO 7937: 1985

Kenya standard methods for micro-biological examination of food and animal feed stuffs—enumeration of clostridium perfrigens.

KS 05-358: 1982

Kenya standard specification for carbonated and non-carbonated beverages (1st revision 1999).

KS 05-224: 1980

Kenya standard specification for fruits squashes (1st revision 1999).

KS 05-328: 1984

Kenya standard specification for fruit-based soft drink (1st revision 1999).

KS 05-524: 1993

Kenya standard specification for pasta products (1st revision 1999).

KS 05-1516: 1999

Kenya standard code of hygienic practice for the handling,processing, storage and marketing of fish and fishery products.

KS 04-1278: 1999

Kenya standard specification for external television aerials in the frequency range 30 MHz to 1 GHz.

KS 04-1451: 1999

Kenya standard specification for hot-rolled copper redraw rods for electrical purposes.

KS 04-1430: 1999

Kenya standard specification for mechanical cable glands.Part 1: Metallic glands.Part 2: Polymeric mechanical glands.Part 3: Special corrosion resistant glands.Part 4: Code of practice for selection, installation and inspection of cable glands used in electrical installations.

KS IEC 950: 1999

Kenya standard specification for safety of information technology equipment, including electrical business equipment.

KS 03-82: 1978

Kenya standard specification for earthenware dinnerware (1st revision 1999).

KS 03-85: 1979

Kenya standard specification for aluminium sulphate (1st revision 1999).

KS 03-86: 1979

Kenya standard specification for sulphuric acid (1st revision 1999).

KS 03-87: 1980

Kenya standard specification for hydrochloric acid (1st revision 1999).

KS 03-88: 1979

Kenya standard specification for distilled water (1st revision 1999).

KS 03-89: 1979

Kenya standard specification for school chalks (1st revision 1999).

KS 03-91: 1985

Kenya standard specification for liquefied petroleum gases (LPG) (1st revision 1999).

KS 03-155: 1978

Kenya standard specification for sodium carbonate—technical grade (1st revision 1999).

KS 03-156: 1980

Kenya standard specification for caustic soda, pure and technical (1st revision 1999).

KS 03-163: 1981

Kenya standard colours for ready mixed paints (1st revision 1999).

KS 03-221: 1983

Kenya standard specification for lime for chemical industry (1st revision 1999).

KS 03-240: 1979

Kenya standard specification for glazed earthenware tiles (1st revision 1999).

KS 03-242: 1980

Kenya standard specification for sulphuric acid for use in lead-acid batteries (1st revision 1999).

KS 03-243: 1980

Kenya standard specification for PVC (vinyl) asbestos floor tiles (1st revision 1999).

KS 03-289: 1980

Kenya standard specification for unbacked flexible PVC floor covering (1st revision 1999).

KS 03-353: 1985

Kenya standard specification for crown finish glass bottles (1st revision 1999).

KS 03-375: 1982

Kenya standard specification for liquid carbon dioxide for industrial use (1st revision 1999).

KS 03-377: 1982

Kenya standard specification for industrial and safety rubber knee boots (1st revision 1999).

KS 03-378: 1983

Kenya standard glossary of terms relating to glass industry (1st revision 1999).

KS 03-379: 1982

Kenya standard specification for melamine plastic tableware (1st revision 1999).

KS 03-381: 1983

Kenya standard general methods of test for pesticides and their formulations (1st revision 1999).

KS 03-388: 1984

Kenya standard specification for base paper for waxed bread wrap (1st revision 1999).

KS 03-389: 1984

Kenya standard specification for waxed paper for bread wrap (1st revision 1999).

KS 03-390: 1983

Kenya standard methods of test for rubber boots (1st revision 1999).

KS 03-391: 1983

Kenya standard specification for general purpose rubber knee boots (1st revision 1999).

KS 03-398: 1983

Kenya standard specification for thermosetting plastic buttons (1st revision 1999).

KS 08-665: 1986

Kenya standard specification for textile labels (1st revision 1999).

KS ISO 14123-1: 1998

Kenya standard for safety of machinery—reduction of risks to health from hazardous substances emitted by machinery.Part 1: Principles and specifications for machinery manufacturers.

KS ISO 14123-2: 1998

Kenya standard for safety of machinery—reduction of risks to health substances emitted by machinery. Part 2: Methodology leading to verification procedures.

KS ISO 8759-1: 1988

Kenya standard for agricultural wheeled tractors—front mounted equipment.Part 1: Power take off.

KS ISO 8759-2: 1998

Kenya standard for agricultural wheeled tractors—front mounted equipment.Part 2: Front linkage.

KS ISO 4954: 1993

Kenya standard for steels for cold heading and cold extruding.

KS ISO 6788: 1988

Kenya standard for assembly tools for screws and nuts—four-way socket wrenches—dimensions and torque test.

KS 06-1512: 1999

Kenya standard for specification for general requirements for steel, carbon and high-strength low-alloy hot-rolled sheet and cold-rolled sheet.

KS 06-1513: 1999

Kenya standard for specification for steel sheet and strip, heavy- thickness coils, carbon, hot-rolled.

KS ISO 3779: 1995

Kenya standard for road vehicles—Vehicle Identification Number (VIN).

KS 03-315: 1981

Kenya standard for motor vehicle brake fluids (1st revision 1999).

KS 03-581: 1986

Kenya standard for pure petroleum jelly for human use (1st revision 1999).

KS 03-698: 1987

Kenya standard specification for liquid detergent for household hand/dish washing (1st revision 1999).

KS 03-1507: 1999

Kenya standard specification for automotive multipurpose gear lubricants (extreme pressure gear oil).

KS 03-1508: 1999

Kenya standard specification for automotive multipurpose lithium soap greases.

KS 03-1408: 1999

Kenya standard specification for dimethoate.Part 1: Technical grade.Part 2: Emulsifiable concentrates.

KS 03-815: 1987

Kenya standard specification for portable reflective warning triangles for motor vehicles (1st revision 1999).

KS 03-653: 1986

Kenya standard specification for household insecticidal aerosols (1st revision 1999).

KS 03-578: 1986

Kenya standard specification for nail polish (1st revision 1999).

KS 03-1473: 1999

Kenya standard specification for lipstick.

KS ISO-11418: 1996

Kenya standard specification for containers and accessories for pharmaceutical preparations.Part 1: Drop-dispensing bottles.Part 2: Screw-neck bottles for syrups.Part 3: Screw-neck bottle (veral) for solid and liquid dosage forms.Part 4: Table bottles.Part 5: Dropper assemblies.

KS 03-03: 1976

Kenya standard specification for trimmed sizes of paper for writing and printing (1st revision 1999).

KS 03-04: 1976

Kenya standard specification for substances of paper and board (1st revision 1999).

KS 03-23: 1976

Kenya standard specification for mailing envelopes (1st revision 1999).

KS 03-45: 1977

Kenya standard method of analysis for soap (1st revision 1999).

KS 03-400: 1983

Kenya standard specification for acetic acid (1st revision 1999).

KS 03-421: 1987

Kenya standard specification for newsprint (1st revision 1999).

KS 03-484: 1984

Kenya standard specification for carbon paper (1st revision 1999).

KS 03-513: 1985

Kenya standard specification for glass tableware (1st revision 1999).

KS 03-517: 1984

Kenya standard specification for ball point pens (1st revision 1999).

KS 03-575: 1985

Kenya standard specification for corrugated fibreboard boxes (1st revision 1999).

KS 03-275

Kenya standard specification for motor gasolines (petrol or spirit).Part 1: Leaded petrol.Part 2: Unleaded petrol.

KS 08-1434

Kenya standard specification for coated tarpaulin fabrics.

KS 08-1435

Kenya standard specification for coated fabric for shoes.

KS 08-1532

Kenya standard code of practice for inspection and acceptance criteria for used textile products (mitumba).Part 1: Garments.

KS 08-1533: 1999

Kenya standard code of practice for inspection and acceptance criteria for used footwear.

KS 04-1386

Kenya standard specification for flashlights.

KS 04-1450

Kenya standard specification for lamps for flashlights.

THE STANDARDS (NO. 1) ORDER, 2001
1.

This Order may be cited as the Standards (No. 1) Order, 2001.

2.

The Kenya Standard having been declared as set out in the first and second column of the Schedule, no person shall manufacture or sell the commodity or use the methods and procedures on or after the date of publication of this Order unless the commodity or methods or procedures comply with the requirement of the relevant Kenya Standard.

SCHEDULE

Number

Code of practice

KS-1515:2000

Kenya standard code of practice for inspection of road vehicles

THE STANDARDS ORDER
1.

This Order may be cited as the Standards Order.

2.

Kenya standards having been declared as set out in the first and second columns of the Schedule, no person shall manufacture or sell the commodities or use the methods or procedures on or after forty-two (42) days of the date of publication of this Order unless the commodities, methods or procedures comply with the requirements of the relevant Kenya Standard.

SCHEDULE

Number

Title of Specification or Code of Practice

KS ISO 3527/2000

Kenya standard specification for oil of parsley fruits (Petroselinum sativum hoffm).

KS ISO 3714/1976

Kenya standard specification for oil of pennyroyal.

KS ISO 3757/1978

Kenya standard specification for oil of patchouli.

KS ISO 8773/1991

Kenya standard specification for polypropylene (PP) pipes and fittings for buried drainage and sewerage systems —specifications

KS ISO 7165/1999

Kenya standard specification for fire fighting—portable fire extinguishers—performance and construction.

KS ISO 11601/2002

Kenya standard specification for wheeled fire extinguishers —performance and construction.

KS ISO 3761/1997

Kenya standard specification for oil of rosewood, Brazilian type [Anibarosaeodora Ducke var.amazonica Ducke or Aniba parviflora (Meissner) Mez].

KS ISO 3760/1979

Kenya standard specification for oil of celery seed.

KS ISO 3523/1976

Kenya standard specification for oil of canaga.

KS ISO 3217/1974

Kenya standard specification for oil of lemongrass (Cymbopogon citrates).

KS 1669/2001

Kenya standard specification for cosmetic and air freshener aerosols.

KS 1569/2001

Kenya standard specification for cosmetic pencils.

KS 1618/2001

Kenya standard code of practice for grading and preservation of raw crocodile and alligator skins.Part 1: By stack salting.

KS ISO 8242/2001

Kenya standard specification for polypropylene (pp) valves for pipes under pressure—basic dimensions—metric series.

KS 1607/2001

Kenya standard specification for wooden packaging cases.

KS ISO 3516/1997

Kenya standard specification for oil of coriander fruits (Coriandrum sativum L.).

KS ISO 12480-1/1997

Kenya standard specification for cranes—safe use.Part 1: General

KS ISO 3475/1975

Kenya standard specification for oil of aniseed.

KS ISO 3214/2000

Kenya standard specification for oil of Litsea cubeba (Litsea cubeba pers).

KS ISO 3518/1979

Kenya standard specification for oil of sandalwood (Santalum album Linnaeus).

KS ISO 7-1/1994

Kenya standard specification for pipe threads where pressure-tight joints are made on the threads.Part 1: Dimensions, tolerances and designation.

KS ISO 13563-1/2001

Kenya standard specification for single side loading fork-lift trucks.Part 1: Stability tests.

KS ISO 9926-1/1990

Kenya standard specification for cranes—training of drivers.Part 1: General.

KS ISO 7-2/2000