Weekly Update 28th June to 2nd July 2021

UNBS Certifies 109 Companies to Produce Sanitizers

In the wake of the 2nd Wave of COVID-19 infections, the Uganda National Bureau of Standards (UNBS) under its mandate of ensuring the quality and safety of Sanitizers and Disinfectants on market hereby notifies the public of the 109 Companies certified to produce 127 Brands of Sanitizers and Disinfectants as of 28th June, 2021. READ MORE HERE.

UNBS Certifies 57 Companies to Produce Non-Medical Face Masks

In the wake of the 2nd Wave of COVID-19 infections, the Uganda National Bureau of Standards (UNBS) under its mandate of ensuring the quality and safety of Non-Medical Face Marks on market hereby notifies the public of the 57 Companies certified to manufacture Non-Medical Face Masks as of 28th June, 2021.  READ MORE HERE.

Five Important Questions on Food Safety

As World Food Safety month comes to an end, we know you are hungry to find out more about the role of standards. We put questions to Hakim Mufumbiro, the Principal Standards Officer in charge of the Food and Agriculture Standards Division, Regional Coordinator for the Codex Committee for Africa, Coordinator for the EAC Codex Forum and a member of the National Codex Committee. READ MORE HERE.

Qualitea with Mr. Ebiru, the UNBS Executive Director.

Congratulations on your appointment as the Executive Director of UNBS. How are you feeling about taking on this mantle?

Mr. Ebiru: Thank you very much. Of course it is exciting but also challenging at the same time. READ MORE HERE