WEEKLY UPDATE 9TH to 13TH NOVEMBER 2020

UNBS, PAU sign MOU to strengthen Standardisation in the oil and gas sector

The Uganda National Bureau of Standards (UNBS) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with The Petroleum Authority of Uganda (PAU) aimed at strengthening the collaboration between UNBS and PAU in the development and implementation of standards for the oil and gas sector in Uganda. READ MORE HERE

UNBS issues the Weights and Measures (Sale and Labelling of goods) (Amendment) rules, 2020 for prepackaged goods

The Uganda National Bureau of Standards (UNBS) has amended the Weights and Measures (Sale and labelling of Goods Rules 2007) to specify the prepackaged goods which should be sold by the measures of mass, volume, linear measures and count and also to standardise quantities for some essential prepackaged goods. READ MORE HERE

Certification: The Dos and Don’ts

Certification can be a useful tool to add credibility, by demonstrating that your product or service meets the expectations of your customers. Uganda National Bureau of Standards (UNBS) provides Certification for products and systems as a written assurance (a certificate) that the product, service or system in question meets specific requirements called Standards. READ MORE HERE

Eng. Dr. Ben Manyindo retires from UNBS Service

The Uganda National Bureau of Standards (UNBS) wishes to inform the General Public and all Stakeholders that its long serving Executive Director, Eng. Dr. Ben Manyindo has retired from UNBS Service with effect from 1st November, 2020. READ MORE HERE