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No. Title of DMS Scope Link for comment
NSC D – Buildings, Construction and Civil Engineering
1. 21D003R2: Radiant barrier and reflective insulation in building – Materials andspecification
(Second revision)
This Malaysian Standard specifies the requirements for materials suitable for use as a radiant barrier and reflective insulation building materials in any of the following circumstances:

a) when it is intended to act as thermal insulation or a vapour barrier when installed within a building;

b) when installed either independently, or as a facing to other materials such as insulation materials; and

c) when installed in domestic, commercial or industrial buildings.

This standard does not apply to vapour barriers used under concrete slabs.

NOTE.

This standard is intended for use by manufacturers in producing adequate radiant barrier and reflective insulation building materials and by end users to specify the correct grade of radiant barrier and reflective insulation building materials for their specific purposes.

2. 21D029R1: Methods of testing cement – Part 5:Pozzolanicity test for pozzolanic cement This Malaysian Standard specifies the method of measuring the pozzolanicity of pozzolanic cements conforming to [1] EN 197-1. This standard does not apply to Portland pozzolana cements or to pozzolanas.

This method constitutes the reference procedure

NSC I -Halal
1. 18I002R2: Shariah-based quality management systems - Requirements (Second revision) This Malaysian Standard specifies requirements for a quality management system when an organisation:

a) needs to demonstrate its ability to consistently provide products and services that meet shariah law and fatwa, interested parties and applicable statutory and regulatory requirements; and

b) aims to enhance interested parties satisfaction through the effective application of the system, including processes for improvement of the system and the assurance of conformity to shariah law and fatwa, interested parties and applicable statutory and regulatory requirements.

All the requirements of this standard are generic and are intended to be applicable to any organisation, regardless of its type or size, or the products and services it provides.

NOTE 1 In this standard, the terms "product" or "service" only apply to products and services intended for, or required by, a customer.

NOTE 2 Statutory and regulatory requirements including shariah law and fatwa can be expressed as legal requirements.

This standard emphasises the implementation of quality management system from the Islamic perspectives, therefore compliance to this standard does not necessarily imply compliance to other shariah-based standards

This standard is not applicable to organisations with core activities involved Shariah non compliant activities such as listed below but not limited to:

a) manufacture or sale of non-halal products or related products, for example selling of liquor and pork;

b) financial service solely based on riba' (interest);

c) gambling and betting;

d) conventional financials or insurance;

e) pornography;

f) entertainment activities that are non-permissible according to shariah law and fatwa;

g) stockbroking or share trading in shariah non-compliant securities/companies;

This Malaysian Standard also provides, in Annex A, informative guidance on its use.

Quality management system in the context of this standards is in accordance to shariah law and fatwa.

2. 17I002R1: Islamic and Halal terminologies – Definitions and interpretations (First revision) This Malaysian Standard defines the terms used in Islamic and halal related standards particularly that are of Arabic origins and/or to clearly illustrate the Islamic principle behind it.

This standard will allow for uniformity and consistent build-up in the body of knowledge as well as in the promotions, applications and practices of Islamic and halal standards.

NSC V – Timber, Timber Products and Timber Structure
1. 20V068R1: Wood-based panels – Part 9: Determination of surface soundness (ISO 16981:2003, MOD) This Malaysian Standard specifies a method for assessing the surface soundness of woodbased panels. This standard excludes the testing of the grid-patterned face of hardboards.
2. 20V072R1: Wood-based panels – Part 13: Determination of screw holding ability This Malaysian Standard specifies a method for the determination of the resistance of fibreboard and particleboard to axial withdrawal of screws.
3. 20V073R1: Wood-based panels – Part 14: Determination of formaldehyde content by perforator method This Malaysian Standard specifies a method for determining the extractable formaldehyde of non-laminated and uncoated wood-based panels
4. 20V074R1: Wood-based panels – Part 15: Determination of formaldehyde emission by desiccator method This Malaysian Standard specifies a method for determining the quantity of free formaldehyde emitted from wood-based panels.
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NSC H – Petroleum and Gas
1. DMS 17H020R0: Petroleum and natural gas industries — Specific requirements for offshore structures — Part 4: Geotechnical and foundation design considerations (ISO 19901-4:2016, MOD) This part of ISO 19901 contains provisions for those aspects of geoscience and foundation engineering that are applicable to a broad range of offshore structures, rather than to a particular structure type. Such aspects are:

– site and soil characterization;

– identification of hazards;

- design and installation of shallow foundations supported by the seabed;

- design and installation of pile foundations;

- soil-structure interaction for auxiliary structures, e.g. subsea production systems, risers and flowlines;

- design of anchors for the station keeping systems of floating structures.

2. DMS 21H061A1: Diesel fuel - Specification - Part 3: Euro 5
AMENDMENT 1
This amendment for the Malaysian Standard specifies the minimum value of density at 15 °C, kg/L requirement for diesel (Euro 5) suitable for use in automotive, industrial and other diesel applications.
3. DMS 21H062A1: High PME diesel fuel - Specification - Euro 5
AMENDMENT 1
This amendment for the Malaysian Standard specifies the minimum value of density at 15 °C, kg/L requirement for high PME (7.1 % to 20.0 %) diesel (Euro 5) suitable for use in automotive, industrial and other diesel applications.
NSC L- Transport
1. 19L006N: Used motor vehicle-Evaluation - Requirements This Malaysian Standard specifies the requirements for organisation performing evaluation of used motor vehicle. It applies to motor vehicle categories (L, M1 and N1) as classified in accordance with MS 1822.
2. 19L007N: Used private motor vehicle-Roadworthiness inspection - Requirements This Malaysian Standard specifies the requirements for organisation performing roadworthiness inspection of used private motor vehicle. It applies to motor vehicle categories (M1, N1 and L) as classified in accordance with MS 1822.
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NSC E – Power Generation, Transmission and Distribution of Energy
1. 20E133R1: Insulation Co-Ordination - Part 4: Computational Guide to Insulation Coordination and Modelling of Electrical Networks (First Revision) (IEC TR 60071-4: 2004, IDT) This technical report gives guidance on conducting insulation co-ordination studies which propose internationally recognized recommendations

– for the numerical modelling of electrical systems, and

– for the implementation of deterministic and probabilistic methods adapted to the use of numerical programmes.

Its object is to give information in terms of methods, modelling and examples, allowing for the application of the approaches presented in IEC 60071-2, and for the selection of insulation levels of equipment or installations, as defined in IEC 60071-1.

NSC F – Mechanical Engineering
1. 18F002R1: Code of practices for safety in welding and cutting (First revision) This standard is for the protection of persons from injury and illness and the protection of property (including equipment) from damage by fire and explosions arising from welding, cutting, and allied processes.

This standard is for the guidance of educators,operators, managers, and supervisors in the safe setup and use of welding and cutting equipment, and the safe performance of welding and cutting operations. Specific provisions are included for oxyfuel gas and arc welding ad cutting, resistance welding, electron beam welding, laser beam cutting and welding, and brazing and soldering.

This standard does not include the following:
a) Guidelines for the design or manufacture of equipment
b) Building piping systems
c) Pipeline protection systems and station outlet equipment
d) Bulk gas supply systems
e) Building electrical installations

Nothing in this standard is intended to prevent the use of systems, methods, or devices of equivalent or superior quality, strength, fire resistance, effectiveness, durability, and safety over those prescribed by this standard.

Technical documentation shall be submitted to the authority having jurisdiction to demonstrate equivalency. The system, method, or device shall be approved for the intended purpose by the authority having jurisdiction.

NSC H – Petroleum and Gas
1. 16H011R4: Liquefied petroleum gases (LPG) - Specification (Fourth revision) This Malaysian Standard specifies liquefied petroleum gases (LPG) for use as domestic, commercial, industrial, and engine fuels.
NSC L- Transport
1. 19L006N: Used motor vehicle-Evaluation - Requirements This Malaysian Standard specifies the requirements for organisation performing evaluation of used motor vehicle. It applies to motor vehicle categories (L, M1 and N1) as classified in accordance with MS 1822.
2. 19L007N: Used private motor vehicle-Roadworthiness inspection - Requirements This Malaysian Standard specifies the requirements for organisation performing roadworthiness inspection of used private motor vehicle. It applies to motor vehicle categories (M1, N1 and L) as classified in accordance with MS 1822.
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NSC T – Tourism, Exhibition and Hospitality Services
1. 21T003N: Adventure Tourism – Safety management system – Requirements This Malaysian Standard outlines the requirements of a safety management system for adventure tourism activity providers.

A provider can use this Malaysian Standard for the following:

a) to enhance safety performance;
b) to meet expectations for participant and staff safety;
c) to demonstrate safe practice;
d) to support compliance with applicable legal requirements.

This Malaysian Standard can be used by all types and sizes of providers, operating in different geographic, cultural and social environments.

2. 21T004N: Adventure Tourism – Leaders -Personnel Competence This document establishes the requirements and recommendations of competencies and the related expected results of competencies for adventure tourism activity leaders common to any adventure tourism activity, which can affect the quality and safety of the services provided. It can be used by all types and sizes of providers operating in different geographic, cultural and social environments.

This document does not apply to diving leaders, for whom References [1], [2] and [4] to [9] apply.