Standards

Ulasan Umum

1 MAY 2021 – 30 JUNE 2021
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NSC E - Power Generation, Transmission and Distribution of Energy
1. 20E043R1: Plugs, socket-outlets, vehicle connectors and vehicle inlets - Conductive charging of electric vehicles - Part 1: General requirements (IEC 62196-1:2014, IDT) (First revision) This part of IEC 62196 is applicable to plugs, socket-outlets, vehicle connectors, vehicle inlets and cable assemblies for electric vehicles, herein referred to as "accessories", intended for use in conductive charging systems which incorporate control means, with a rated operating voltage not exceeding - 690 V a.c. 50 Hz to 60 Hz, at a rated current not exceeding 250 A, - 1 500 V d.c. at a rated current not exceeding 400 A.
2. 20E044R1: Plugs, socket-outlets, vehicle connectors and vehicle inlets - Conductive charging of electric vehicles - Part 2: Dimensional compatibility and interchangeability requirements for a.c. pin and contact-tube accessories (IEC 62196-2:2016, IDT) (First revision) This part of IEC 62196 applies to plugs, socket-outlets, vehicle connectors and vehicle inlets with pins and contact-tubes of standardized configurations, herein referred to as accessories.

They have a nominal rated operating voltage not exceeding 480 V a.c., 50 Hz to 60 Hz, and a rated current not exceeding 63 A three-phase or 70 A single phase, for use in conductive charging of electric vehicles.

3. 20E045N: Plugs, socket-outlets, vehicle connectors and vehicle inlets - Conductive charging of electric vehicles - Part 3: Dimensional compatibility and interchangeability requirements for d.c. and a.c./d.c. pin and contact-tube vehicle couplers (IEC 62196-3:2014, IDT) This part of IEC 62196 is applicable to vehicle couplers with pins and contact-tubes of standardized configuration, herein also referred to as "accessories", intended for use in electric vehicle conductive charging systems which incorporate control means, with rated operating voltage up to 1 500 V d.c. and rated current up to 250 A, and 1 000 V a.c. and rated current up to 250 A
NSC H - Petroleum and Gas
1. 18H001R1: Gas meters - Diaphragm gas meters (First revision) The adoption of the EN Standard as a Malaysian Standard was recommended by the Technical Committee on Petroleum and Gas Measurement (NSC H/TC 1) under the authority of the National Standards Committee on Petroleum and Gas (NSC H).

This Malaysian Standard is identical with EN 1359:2017, Gas meters - Diaphragm gas meters, published by the European Committee for Standardization (CEN) with the exceptions as listed below.

  1. in the source text, "this European Standard" should read "this Malaysian Standard";
  2. the comma which is used as a decimal sign (if any), to read as a point;
  3. Clause/Subclause Exceptions
    1 Scope The phrase '1st, 2nd and 3rd families described in EN 437' has been replaced with 'natural gas and liquefied petroleum gas'.The phrase 'minimum ambient and gas temperature range' has been replaced with 'minimum gas temperature range'.
    4.3 Temperature range The phrase 'a minimum ambient temperature range and' has been deleted.
    8.3 Durability and legibility of marking Reference to Annex A of EN 60730-1:2011 has been replaced in this standard as National Annex A.
  4. In the whole text of the standard, the minimum gas/ambient temperature range has been replaced with '-5 °C to 50 °C'; and
  5. Annex ZA found in this standard is however not applicable in Malaysia.

 

NSC J – Plastics and Plastics Products
1. 12J001R0: Multilayer unplasticized poly(vinyl chloride) (PVC-U) pipes for water supply and for buried and above ground drainage and sewerage under pressure application Part 1: General This part of Malaysia Standard specifies the general aspects of Multilayer Unplasticized poly(vinyl chloride) (PVC-U) piping systems intended for water supply and for buried and above-ground drainage and sewerage under pressure.

This standard is intended to be used for the following:

  1. water mains and services buried in the ground;
  2. conveyance of water above ground for both outside and inside buildings;
  3. buried and above-ground drainage and sewerage under pressure.

 

It is applicable to piping systems intended for the supply of water under pressure up to and including 25 °C (cold water), intended for human consumption and for general purposes as well as for waste water under pressure.

2. 12J003R0: Multilayer unplasticized poly(vinyl chloride) (PVC-U) pipes for water supply and for buried and above ground drainage and sewerage under pressure application - Part 2: Pipes This part of Malaysia Standard specifies the general aspects of multilayer unplasticized poly(vinyl chloride) (PVC-U) piping systems intended for water supply and for buried and above-ground drainage and sewerage under pressure.

This standard is intended to be used for the following:

  1. water mains and services buried in the ground;
  2. conveyance of water above ground for both outside and inside buildings;
  3. buried and above-ground drainage and sewerage under pressure.

 

It is applicable to piping systems intended for the supply of water under pressure up to and including 25 °C (cold water), intended for human consumption and for general purposes as well as for waste water under pressure.

This part of Malaysia Standard is also applicable to components for the conveyance of water and waste water up to and including 45 °C. For temperatures between 25 °C and 45 °C, Figure A.1 of MS 2713-2 applies.

3. 12J004R0: Multilayer unplasticized poly(vinyl chloride) (PVC-U) pipes for water supply and for buried and above ground drainage and sewerage under pressure application - Part 3: Fitness for purpose of system This part of Malaysia Standard specifies the characteristics for the fitness for purpose of unplasticized poly(vinyl chloride) (PVC-U) piping systems intended for water supply and for buried and above-ground drainage and sewerage under pressure.

It also specifies the test parameters for the test methods referred to in this part of MS 2713.
In conjunction with MS2713 series of standards, it is applicable to joints and assemblies with components of PVC-U, other plastics and non-plastics materials intended to be used for the following:

  1. water mains and services buried in the ground;
  2. conveyance of water above ground for both outside and inside buildings; and
  3. buried and above-ground drainage and sewerage under pressure.

 

It is applicable to piping systems intended for the supply of water under pressure up to and including 25 °C (cold water), intended for human consumption and for general purposes as well as for waste water under pressure.

This part of Malaysia Standard is also applicable to components for the conveyance of water and waste water up to and including 45 °C. For temperatures between 25 °C and 45 °C, Figure A.1 of MS 2713-2 applies.

4. 12J005R0: Multilayer unplasticized poly(vinyl chloride) (PVC-U) pipes for water supply and for buried and above ground drainage and sewerage under pressure application - Part 4: Guidance for conformity assessment This Malaysian Standard gives guidance for the assessment of conformity intended to be included in the manufacturer's quality plan as part of the quality system.

 

  1. requirements for materials, components, joints and assemblies;
  2. requirements for the manufacturer's quality systems; and
    NOTE. It is recommended that the quality system conforms to MS ISO 9001, as applicable.
  3. definitions and procedures to be applied if third party certification is involved
    NOTE. If third party certification is involved, it is recommended that the certification body is accredited.

 

In conjunction with Parts 1,2 & 3 of MS 2713, it is applicable to Multilayer unplastizised poly(vinyl chloride) (PVC-U) pipes for water supply and sewerage application to be used for the following:

  1. water mains and services buried in ground;
  2. conveyance of water above ground for both outside and inside buildings; and
  3. for the supply of water under pressure at approximately 20°C (cold water) intended for human consumption and for general purpose.

 

NSC X - Oil Palm and Its Products
1. 19X005R1: Malaysian Sustainable Palm Oil (MSPO) – Part 1: General Principles This Malaysian Standard specifies the requirements for Malaysian Sustainable Palm Oil (MSPO) that organisations will use to demonstrate their commitment to sustainable practices.
This Standard is neither auditable nor certifiable. It provides a framework on how the other Parts are structured. It also lists the terms and definitions used throughout the Standards.
This Malaysian Standard covers the areas of operations of oil palm industry along the whole value chain comprising but not limited to seed production, nursery, estate, smallholdings, dealers/collecting centres, traders, mill, kernel crushing plant, repackers, refinery, oleochemicals, other processing facilities and the supporting facilities (storage, transport, and distribution).
It applies to all aspects affecting palm oil production, which can be monitored and influenced by organisations. It can be applied with reference to the MPOB Codes of Practice, MS1514 – Malaysian Standard on Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) for Food and any other management systems implemented by the organisations.
2. 19X006R1: Malaysian Sustainable Palm Oil (MSPO) - Part 2-1: General Principles for Independent Smallholders (40.46 hectares and below) This Malaysian Standard specifies the requirements for Malaysian Sustainable Palm Oil (MSPO) that organisation will use to demonstrate their commitment to sustainable practices.
This Malaysian Standard covers the areas of operations of oil palm cultivation and transportation of products to collecting centres/mills.
It applies to all aspects affecting palm oil production which can be monitored and influenced by organisation. It can be applied with reference to MPOB Codes of Practice, MS1514 - Malaysian Standard on Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) for Food and any other management systems implemented by the organisations.
3. 20X004N: Malaysian Sustainable Palm Oil (MSPO) - Part 2-2: General Principles for Organised Smallholders (40.46 hectares and below) This Malaysian Standard specifies the requirements for Malaysian Sustainable Palm Oil (MSPO) that organisation will use to demonstrate their commitment to sustainable practices.
This Malaysian Standard covers the areas of operations of oil palm cultivation and transportation of products to collecting centres/mills.
It applies to all aspects affecting palm oil production which can be monitored and influenced by organisation. It can be applied with reference to MPOB Codes of Practice, MS1514 – Malaysian Standard on Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) for Food and any other management systems implemented by the organisations.
4. 19X007R1: Malaysian Sustainable Palm Oil (MSPO) Part 3-1: General Principles for Oil Palm Plantations (Above 40.46 hectares to 500 hectares) This Malaysian Standard specifies the requirements for Malaysian Sustainable Palm Oil (MSPO) that organisation will use to demonstrate their commitment to sustainable practices.
This Malaysian Standard covers the areas of operations of oil palm cultivation and transportation of products to collecting centres/mills.
It applies to all aspects affecting palm oil production which can be monitored and influenced by organisations. It can be applied with reference to the MPOB Codes of Practice, MS1514 – Malaysian Standard on Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) for Food and any other management systems implemented by the organisations.
5. 20X003N: Malaysian Sustainable Palm Oil (MSPO) - Part 3-2: General Principles for Oil Palm Plantations (Above 500 hectares) This Malaysian Standard specifies the requirements for Malaysian Sustainable Palm Oil (MSPO) that organisation will use to demonstrate their commitment to sustainable practices.
This Malaysian Standard covers the areas of operations of oil palm cultivation and transportation of products to collecting centres/mills.
It applies to all aspects affecting palm oil production which can be monitored and influenced by organisations. It can be applied with reference to the MPOB Codes of Practice, MS1514 – Malaysian Standard on Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) for Food and any other management systems implemented by the organisations.
6. 19X008R1:Malaysian Sustainable Palm Oil (MSPO) Part 4-1: General Principles for Palm Oil Mill including Supply Chain Requirements This Malaysian Standard specifies the requirements for Malaysian Sustainable Palm Oil (MSPO) that organisation will use to demonstrate their commitment to sustainable practices.
This Malaysian Standard covers the areas of operations of palm oil mill from fresh fruit bunches (FFB) to crude palm oil (CPO) and by-products of FFB processing.
It applies to all aspects affecting palm oil production which can be monitored and influenced by organisations. It can be applied with reference to the MPOB Codes of Practice, MS1514 – Malaysian Standard on Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) for Food and any other management systems implemented by the organisations.
7. 20X002N - Malaysian Sustainable Palm Oil (MSPO) Part 4-2: General Principles for Palm Oil Processing Facilities This Malaysian Standard specifies the requirements for Malaysian Sustainable Palm Oil (MSPO) that organisation will use to demonstrate their commitment to sustainable practices.
This Malaysian Standard covers the areas of operations of palm oil processing facilities from crude palm oil and palm kernel to other products.
It applies to all aspects affecting palm oil production which can be monitored and influenced by organisations. It can be applied with reference to the MPOB Codes of Practice, MS1514 – Malaysian Standard on Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) for Food and any other management systems implemented by the organisations.
8. 20X001N: Malaysian Sustainable Palm Oil (MSPO) Part 4-3: General Principles for Dealers This Malaysian Standard specifies the requirements for Malaysian Sustainable Palm Oil (MSPO) that organisation will use to demonstrate their commitment to sustainable practices.
This Malaysian Standard covers the areas of operations of dealers excluding paper trading, oil palm seeds and seedlings as well as plants from oil palm tissues dealers.
It applies to all aspects affecting palm oil production which can be monitored and influenced by organisations. It can be applied with reference to the MPOB Codes of Practice, MS1514 – Malaysian Standard on Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) for Food and any other management systems implemented by the organisations.
15 APRIL 2021 – 14 JUNE 2021
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NSC B - Chemicals and Materials
1. 19B001R1 - Sodium Silicofluoride for use in potable water supply - Specification (First revision) This Malaysian Standard specifies requirements for sodium silicofluoride for use in potable water supply service.

This standard provides purchasers, user, manufacturers, and suppliers with the minimum requirements for sodium silicofluoride, including physical, chemical, packaging, transportation and testing requirements. It also gives information on the application and safe handling of this chemical.

2. 19B002R1 - Specification for Sodium Fluoride Used for Potable Water Supply (First revision) This Malaysian Standard specifies requirements for sodium fluoride for use in potable water supply service.

This standard provides purchasers, users, manufacturers, and suppliers with the minimum requirements for sodium fluoride, including physical, chemical, packaging, transportation and testing requirements. It also gives information on the application and safe handling of this chemical.

NSC D - Building, Construction and Civil Engineering
1. 20D009R5: Vitreous china water closet pans - Specification (Fifth revision) This Malaysian Standard specifies the quality, dimensional and functional requirements for three groups of WC pans. The three groups of WC pans are as follows:

(a) Group 1 Close coupled and one-piece WC pan;
(b) Group 2 Independent WC pan; and
(c) Group 3 Hybrid WC pan.

The WC pans are further categorised into three types in relation to the quantity of water it requires to properly discharge the excrement from the water closet and this will encourage the development of water efficient WC pan. The three types which link to the nominal full flush volume are 6 L, 5 L and 4 L.

2. 20D010R2: Specification for Quality of Vitreous China and Fireclay Sanitary Appliances (Second Revision) This Malaysian Standard specifies certain requirements concerning the quality and dimensional tolerances for vitreous china and fireclay sanitary appliances as well as methods of test by which their properties may be assessed.
NSC H - Petroleum and Gas
1. 16H006R0 - Repair and rehabilitation of pipeline This Malaysian Standard gives requirements, guidance and recommendations for repair and rehabilitation method or technology of in-service liquid and gas pipelines for various anomalies.

This covers qualification and design, installation, testing, inspection, de-commissioning, re-commissioning, operation and maintenance of repaired and rehabilitated pipelines.

The liquid and gas pipelines shall be defined as per Petroleum (Safety Measures) Act 1984, Gas Supply Act 1993 and Gas Supply Regulations 1997.

The scope demarcation of these pipelines shall be as per ASME B31.4 and ASME B31.8 respectively.

This standard does not cover potable water pipelines.

This scope does not cover fabricated assemblies such as valves, fittings, launchers, receivers and cathodic protection system.

NSC L - Transport
1. 19L004N: Motor vehicle - Sales - Requirement This Malaysian Standard specifies requirements for motor vehicle sales including the responsibility with regards to the management systems requirements of 4M – Man, Machine, Material and Method.

This standard is applicable to sale of motor vehicles categories (L, M and N) as classified in accordance with MS 1822.

2. 19L001N: Next Generation Vehicle (NxGV) - Terminology, definition and levels of Autonomous, Automated and Connected Vehicle (AACV) This Malaysian Standard specifies terminology and definition used for Next Generation Vehicle (NxGV) in respect to vehicle autonomy and the conduct of automated driving system. This standard is applicable to motor vehicles categories (M and N) as classified in accordance with MS 1822.
NSC U - Food, Food Products and Food Safety
1. 16U040R2: Instant coffee - Specification (Second revision) This Malaysian standard prescribes requirements and methods of test for instant coffee powder derived by dehydration of aqueous extract of freshly roasted and ground coffee beans or decaffeinated coffee beans
2. 17U001R0: Kelulut (Stingless bee) honey - Specification (First revision) This Malaysian Standard specifies the quality requirements, sampling, preparation of test sample, test methods, hygiene, packaging and labelling, for evaporated kelulut honey produced by stingless bee of Meliponini tribe intended for direct human consumption.
1 APRIL 2021 - 31 MAY 2021
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NSC V - Timber and Timber Products
1. 19V002N: Wood-based panels - Formaldehyde emission limits This Malaysian Standard specifies the limit of formaldehyde emission value from wood-based panels including fibreboard, particleboard, plywood and other related wood-based panel products. The requirements specified in the standard are applicable for the wood-based panel products used in domestic market.
15 MARCH 2021 - 14 MAY 2021
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NSC N – Rubber and Rubber Products
1. 19N002R1: Rubber, raw natural -
Colour index test (ISO 4660:2020, IDT)
This document specifies two methods to determine the colour of raw natural rubber according to a standard colour scale:
2. 20N023R1: Rubber, vulcanized or thermoplastic -
Determination of ageing characteristics by measurement of stress relaxation in tension (Second revision) (ISO 6914:2021, IDT)
This document describes three methods for the measurement of the change of stress in a test piece at a given elongation for the purpose of determining the ageing characteristics of a rubber.