The Trinidad and Tobago Bureau of Standards has issued the following draft voluntary standards for Public Comment. Members of the public are invited to review and provide feedback on the draft documents. PCTTS 660-1:20XX, Agricultural produce – Grading – Part 1: Requirements for hot peppers Read-only access to the draft...
This training programme is intended to assist laboratories, that either have established or is currently establishing the International Standard ISO 15189:2022 – Medical laboratories – Requirements for the competence of testing and calibration laboratories in its organization, to understand the changes in this version of the Standard. Click here to...
This standard establishes the sampling, testing and maximum permissible limits (MPL) for key parameters related to wastewater reuse in the following classes pertaining to agriculture and landscape irrigation:
- Class A –
- Irrigation of crops to be eaten uncooked;
- Landscape irrigation of all public green areas including but not limited to gardens, sport fields, golf courses and parks without access limitation; and
- Washing of enclosures for animals.
- Class B – Irrigation of cereal crops, industrial crops, fodder crops, pasture, trees and crops to be eaten cooked only.
- Class C –
- Localized irrigation of areas without public access; and
- Crops in Class B if exposure of workers does not occur.
The Certification Division of the Trinidad and Tobago Bureau of Standards (TTBS) is currently expanding its pool of external auditors and technical experts and is inviting expressions of interest from suitably qualified parties. Click on the hyperlinks below for further details. Terms of Reference for Auditors and Technical Experts Standard...
Expression of Interest (EOI) – Consultancy for the Preparation of TTBS’ Certification Division for Accreditation to ISO/IEC 17065
The Trinidad and Tobago Bureau of Standards (TTBS) invites individual consultants to indicate their interest in providing consulting services for the preparation of our Certification Division for Accreditation to ISO/IEC 17065. Click on the hyperlinks below for further details. Terms of Reference for ISO/IEC 17065 Consultancy Standard Forms for EOI...
Date: December 9th, 2021. In acknowledgement of International Anti-Corruption Day 2022, the Trinidad and Tobago Bureau of Standards (TTBS) is calling on all organizations to build a foundation of good governance in the fight against corruption. Through the International Standard, ISO 37000:2021, Governance of organizations – Guidance, organizations and their...
This document specifies requirements and provides guidelines for establishing, developing, implementing, evaluating, maintaining and improving an effective compliance management system within an organization. This document is applicable to all types of organizations regardless of the type, size and nature of the activity, as well as whether the organization is from the public, private or non-profit sector. All requirements specified in this document that refer to a governing body apply to top management in cases where an organization does not have a governing body as a separate function. Status: Current | Published: 2022
This document gives guidelines for establishing, implementing and maintaining an effective whistleblowing management system based on the principles of trust, impartiality and protection in the following four steps:
- a) receiving reports of wrongdoing;
- b) assessing reports of wrongdoing;
- c) addressing reports of wrongdoing;
- d) concluding whistleblowing cases.
This document specifies requirements and provides guidance for establishing, implementing, maintaining, reviewing and improving an anti-bribery management system. The system can be stand-alone or can be integrated into an overall management system. READ MORE IN THE DESCRIPTION BELOW. Status: Current | Published: 2022
This document gives guidance on the governance of organizations. It provides principles and key aspects of practices to guide governing bodies and governing groups on how to meet their responsibilities so that the organizations they govern can fulfil their purpose. It is also intended for stakeholders involved in, or impacted by, the organization and its governance. It is applicable to all organizations regardless of type, size, location, structure or purpose. Status: Current | Published: 2022