• April 18, 2021
  • WTO

Tanzania | AFDC 27 (552) DTZS General Standard for food safety

Title of document
AFDC 27 (552) DTZS General Standard for food safety (29 page(s), in English)

This Tanzania Standard specifies permissible limits for food additives, toxins, and contaminants including heavy metals, pathogenic microorganisms, pesticide residues, and veterinary drug residues in foods. This general standard applies to all foods intended for direct human consumption and further processing in particular where there is no a specific product standard or the specific product standard doesn’t specify the limits

Notifying member: Tanzania


Objective tag
Consumer information, labelling; Protection of human health or safety; Quality requirements


Agency responsible
Tanzania Bureau of Standards


  • Submission: 14/04/2021
  • Reception: 14/04/2021
  • Distribution: 15/04/2021
  • Final date for comments: 14/06/2021
  • Proposed date of adoption: N/A

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