Trademark Class 40  –  Chemical Treatment of Materials


Trademark class 40 consists of services related to mechanical or chemical processing, production of inorganic & organic substances and manufacturing services.

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Types of goods come under Trademark Class 40 

  • Services concerning the transformation of an object or material and any procedure involving a change in its essential characteristics;
  • Services relating to the material treatment of any substance during the time of production;
  • Custom manufacturing of goods;
  • Food and Beverage Treatment;
  • Energy Production Treatment;
  • Transformation of Materials;
  • Printing, Photographic and Cinematographic development;
  • Duplication of Audio & Video Recordings;
  • Air and Water Purification and Conditioning;
  • Slaughtering;

Types of goods that do not come under Trademark Class 40 

  • Repair Services;
  • Certain Customization Services

A complete listing of all the goods in Class 40

  • abrasion
  • air purification
  • air deodorising
  • air freshening
  • rental of air conditioning apparatus
  • applying finishes to textiles
  • blacksmithing
  • boilermaking
  • rental of boilers
  • bookbinding
  • burnishing by abrasion
  • cadmium plating
  • chromium plating
  • cloth edging
  • cloth cutting
  • cloth waterproofing / fabric waterproofing
  • cloth fireproofing / fabric fireproofing / textile fireproofing
  • cloth dyeing
  • cloth pre-shrinking
  • clothing alteration
  • colour separation services
  • crease-resistant treatment for clothing
  • cryopreservation services
  • custom fashioning of fur
  • custom tailoring
  • custom assembling of materials for others
  • decontamination of hazardous materials
  • services of a dental technician
  • destruction of waste and trash
  • dressmaking
  • dyeing services
  • electroplating
  • embroidery services
  • production of energy
  • fabric bleaching
  • flour milling
  • food smoking
  • food and drink preservation
  • framing of works of art
  • freezing of foods
  • fruit crushing
  • fulling of cloth
  • fur conditioning
  • fur mothproofing
  • fur glossing
  • fur satining
  • fur dyeing
  • galvanization
  • rental of generators
  • gilding
  • glass-blowing
  • gold plating
  • grinding
  • incineration of waste and trash
  • key cutting
  • knitting machine rental
  • laminating
  • laser scribing
  • leather staining
  • leather working
  • lithographic printing
  • magnetization
  • metal plating
  • metal treating
  • metal tempering
  • metal casting
  • millworking
  • nickel plating
  • offset printing
  • optical glass grinding
  • paper finishing
  • paper treating
  • pattern printing
  • permanent-press treatment of fabrics
  • photocomposing services
  • photographic film development
  • photographic printing
  • photogravure
  • planing [saw mill]
  • pottery firing / firing pottery
  • printing
  • processing of cinematographic films
  • processing of oil
  • quilting
  • recycling of waste and trash
  • refining services
  • saddlery working
  • sandblasting services
  • sawing [saw mill]
  • shoe staining
  • silkscreen printing
  • silver plating
  • skin dressing
  • slaughtering of animals
  • soldering
  • sorting of waste and recyclable material [transformation]
  • rental of space heating apparatus
  • stripping finishes
  • tanning
  • taxidermy
  • textile dyeing
  • textile treating / cloth treating
  • textile mothproofing
  • timber felling and processing
  • tin plating
  • material treatment information
  • upcycling [waste recycling]
  • vulcanization [material treatment]
  • warping [looms]
  • waste treatment [transformation]
  • water treating
  • welding services
  • window tinting treatment, being surface coating
  • woodworking
  • wool treating

Related Classes 

  • Trademark Class 45: Legal & security services;
  • Trademark Class 44: Medical & Veterinary Services;
  • Trademark Class 43: Food concerning Services;
  • Trademark Class 42: Science & Technology Services;
  • Trademark Class 41: Education & Entertainment Services;
  • Trademark Class 39: Shipping & Travel Services;
  • Trademark Class 38: Telecommunications Services;
  • Trademark Class 37: Construction and Repair Services;
  • Trademark Class 36: Insurance & Finance Services;
  • Trademark Class 35: Advertising & Business Services;

You must indicate the correct class at the time you are registering a trademark. If you list the incorrect class, you must start the application process over.


Why to appoint Trademark Agent in UAE?


Speak to one of our experienced trademark attorneys to get started with your application today.

We recommend allowing an experienced attorney to manage the paperwork and deadlines when registering a trademark.

Registering a trademark in the UAE requires extensive knowledge of the Trademark laws in the UAE and knowledge of the Nice classification List to select the right trademark class under which trademark falls to satisfy and protect trademark applicant needs.

Trademark applicants should be engaged in application procedures established by the UAE Ministry of Economy to register the trademark successfully and to deal with all documents related to trademark registration and notifications to competent authorities.

Furthermore, in addition to detailed knowledge of the law, the applicant needs to know Arabic because when filling initial trademark applications, the form must be completed in English and Arabic, also the brand logo and trademark meaning should be approached bilingually. Properly filling application is time and cost-effective condition to be followed by the applicant.

Appointing the trademark agent in UAE has other benefits for not only helping businesses to register their trademarks in the UAE but also advising businesses on how to protect brands from their competitors and counterfeit products in the UAE market.

The role of trademark agents in registering the trademarks is necessary as in the UAE is mandatory for foreign businesses to appoint a trademark agent. perhaps one of the most important items in the protection of his brand that the applicant cannot do alone because he is not sufficiently informed and thus risks missing the complaint process against a third party.

Our trademark consultant will help you search for and classify the goods and/or services you need to apply to register your Trademark.

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