Malawi Government Gazette supplement dated 2022-04-22 number 8A

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The Malawi Gazette Supplement, dated 22nd April, 2022,| containing
Regulations, Rules, etc. (No. 8A)

GOVERNMENT NOTICE No. 11
MALAWI BUREAU OF STANDARDS ACT
(Cap. 51:02)
MALAWI BUREAU OF STANDARDS
(MALAWI STANDARDS) (EFFECTIVE DATE) (DECLARATION) ORDER, 2022
IN EXERCISE of the powers conferred by section 27 (3) of the Malawi Bureau of
Standards Act, I, MARK KATSONGA PHIRI, Minister of Trade and Industry, make the
following Order—
1. This Order may be cited as the Malawi Bureau of Standards (Malawi Citation
Standards) (Effective Date) (Declaration) (Amendment) Order, 2022.
2. The Malawi Bureau of Standards (Malawi Standards) (Effectiva Amendment
Date) (Declaration) Order is amended by inserting, at the end of the Schedule} of Cap. 51:02
the following words— sub, leg. p.38

“EFFECTIVE DATE: IST MAY, 2022

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Malawi Standard Commodity Description
MS 3:2014 Unplasticised poly (vinyl {Covers two duties (normal and heavy) of
chloride) (PVC-U) sewer _funplasticised poly(vinyl chlorifle) (PVC-U)
and drain pipes and pipe _ {pipes of nominal sizes 110 mnjm — 630 mm
fittings — Specification and one duty of PVC-U pipe fittings of
(4'D Edition) nominal sizes 110 mm and 169 mm,
intended for underground non-pressure
applications in the construction of sewers
and drains where temperatures] continuously
in excess of 60 °C are not encountered.
MS 31:2015 Bread - Specification (24 |Prescribes requirements and thods of test
Edition) for white bread, brown bread, wholemeal
bread and enriched bread.

MS 32:2017 Maize grain — Specification |Applies to maize (corn) for direct human
(3 Edition) consumption that is ready for ifs intended
use as human food, presented packaged
form or sold loose from the patkage direct
to the consumer. The standard fpecifies
requirements for whole grain elled dent
maize (Zea mays indentata L.)|and/or
shelled flint maize (Zea mays durate L.).
MS 33:2020 Candles for illuminating —_|Specifies the requirements and| methods of
purposes — Specification _|sampling and testing for candl4 ts suitable for
(204 Edition) illuminating purposes, but doe not cover
decorative candles.