The Kenya Bureau of Standards intends to adopt the International Standards as listed below:
Number: ISO 1130:1975
Title: Textile fibres - Some methods of sampling for testing
Scope: This International Standard specifies several methods for preparing laboratory samples of fibres, and presents a limited treatment of the problem of drawing specimens for testing.
1. Number: ISO 3801:1977
Title: Determination of mass per unit length and mass per unit area of woven fabrics
Scope ISO 3801: This International Standard specifies methods for the determination of
a) the mass per unit length, and
b) the mass per unit area of woven fabrics that have been conditioned in the Standard atmosphere for testing.
Download the Adoption form here: ISO 3801:1977
2. Number: ISO 4764-1:2016
Title: Determination of tear resistance of Rubber- or plastics-coated fabrics -Part 1: Constant rate of tear methods
Scope ISO 4764-1:2016 This part of ISO 4674 specifies two methods for determining the forces necessary to initiate and propagate tearing of a coated fabric using the constant rate of tear method. The methods described are the following:
method A: tongue tear;
method B: trouser tear.
Download the Adoption form here: ISO 4764-1:2016
The Kenya Bureau of Standards intends to adopt the following International Standards as detailed here below;
1.Number .ISO 20871: 2018
Title: Footwear -Test methods for outsoles -Abrasion resistance
Scope: This document specifies a method for the determination of the abrasion resistance for outsoles, irrespective of the material.
2.Number: ISO 20872: 2018
Title: Footwear -Test methods for outsoles -Tear strength
Scope: This document specifies a method for the determination of the tear strength of outsoles, irrespective of the material, using trouser test pieces.
3.Number: ISO 17706: 2003
Title: Footwear -Test methods for uppers -Tensile strength and elongation
Scope: This standard specifies a test method for determining the force required to break a test specimen from uppers irrespective of the material, in order to assess the suitability for the end use.
4.Number: ISO 22654: 2002
Title: Footwear -Test methods for outsoles -Tensile strength and elongation
Scope: This standard specifies a method for the determination of the tensile strength and elongation of outsoles.
Download the Adoption Proposal Form below;