USPTO Trademark Classifications

Getting the right USPTO Trademark Classifications is critical when filing for your Trademark.



Chemical  Chemicals for use in industry, science and photography, as well as in agriculture, horticulture and forestry; unprocessed artificial resins, unprocessed plastics (USPTO)


Paints- Paints, varnishes, lacquers, preservatives against rust and against deterioration of wood; colorants, dyes; inks for printing, marking and engraving;
raw natural resins; metals in foil and powder form for use in painting, decorating, printing and art. (USPTO)


Cosmetics and cleaning preparations- Non-medicated cosmetics and toiletry preparations; non-medicated dentifrices; perfumery, essential oils; bleaching preparations and other substances for laundry use; cleaning, polishing, scouring and abrasive preparations. (USPTO)


Lubricants and fuels- Industrial oils and greases, wax; lubricants; dust absorbing, wetting and binding compositions; fuels and illuminants; candles and wicks for lighting. (USPTO)


Pharmaceuticals- Pharmaceuticals, medical and veterinary preparations; sanitary preparations for medical purposes; dietetic food and substances adapted for medical or veterinary use, food for babies; dietary supplements for human beings and animals; plasters, materials for dressings; material for stopping teeth, dental wax; disinfectants; preparations for destroying vermin;
fungicides, herbicides. (USPTO)


Metal goods- Common metals and their alloys, ores; metal materials for building and construction; transportable buildings of metal; non-electric cables and wires of common metal; small items of metal hardware; metal containers for storage or transport; safes. (USPTO)


Machinery- Machines, machine tools, power-operated tools; motors and engines, except for land vehicles; machine coupling and transmission components, except for land vehicles; agricultural implements, other than hand-operated hand tools; incubators for eggs; automatic vending machines. (USPTO)


Hand Tools- Hand tools and implements, hand-operated; cutlery; side arms, except firearms; razors. (USPTO)


Electrical and scientific apparatus- Scientific, research, navigation, surveying, photographic, cinematographic, audiovisual, optical, weighing, measuring, signaling, detecting, testing, inspecting, life-saving and teaching apparatus and instruments (USPTO)


Medical apparatus- Surgical, medical, dental and veterinary apparatus and instruments; artificial limbs, eyes and teeth. (USPTO)


Environmental control apparatus- Apparatus and installations for lighting, heating, cooling, steam generating, cooking, drying, ventilating, water supply and sanitary purposes. (USPTO)


Vehicles- Vehicles; apparatus for locomotion by land, air or water. (USPTO)


Firearms- Firearms; ammunition and projectiles; explosives; fireworks. (USPTO)


Jewelry- Precious metals and their alloys; jewelry, precious and semi-precious stones; horological and chronometric instruments. (USPTO)


Musical instruments- Musical instruments; music stands and stands for musical instruments; conductors’ batons. (USPTO)


Paper goods and printed matter- Paper and cardboard; printed matter; bookbinding material; photographs. (USPTO)


Rubber Goods- Unprocessed and semi-processed rubber, gutta-percha, gum, asbestos, mica and substitutes for all these materials; plastics and resins in extruded form for use in manufacture; packing, stopping and insulating materials; flexible pipes, tubes and hoses, not of metal. (USPTO)


Leather Goods- Leather and imitations of leather; animal skins and hides. (USPTO)


Non-metallic building materials- Materials, not of metal, for building and construction; rigid pipes, not of metal, for building; asphalt, pitch, tar and bitumen. (USPTO)


Furniture and articles not otherwise classified- Furniture, mirrors, picture frames; containers, not of metal, for storage or transport; unworked or semi-worked bone, horn, whalebone or mother-of-pearl; shells. (USPTO)


Housewares and glass- Household or kitchen utensils and containers; cookware and tableware, except forks, knives and spoons; combs and sponges; brushes, except paintbrushes. (USPTO)


Cordage and fibers- Ropes and string; nets; tents and tarpaulins; awnings of textile or synthetic materials; sails; sacks for the transport and storage of materials in bulk. (USPTO)


Yarns and threads- Yarns and threads for textile use. (USPTO)


Fabrics- Textiles and substitutes for textiles; household linen; curtains of textile or plastic. (USPTO)


Clothing- Clothing, footwear, headwear. (USPTO)


Fancy goods- Lace, braid and embroidery, and haberdashery ribbons and bows; buttons, hooks and eyes, pins and needles; artificial flowers; hair decorations; false hair. (USPTO)


Floor coverings- Carpets, rugs, mats and matting, linoleum and other materials for covering existing floors; wall hangings, not of textile. (USPTO)


Toys and sporting goods- Games, toys and playthings; video game apparatus; gymnastic and sporting articles; decorations for Christmas trees. (USPTO)


Meats and processed foods- Meat, fish, poultry and game; meat extracts; preserved, frozen, dried and cooked fruits and vegetables; jellies, jams, compotes; eggs; milk, cheese, butter, yogurt and other milk products; oils and fats for food. (USPTO)


Staple foods- Coffee, tea, cocoa and substitutes therefor; rice, pasta and noodles; tapioca and sago. (USPTO)


Natural agricultural products- Raw and unprocessed agricultural, aquacultural, horticultural and forestry products; raw and unprocessed grains and seeds; fresh fruits and vegetables, fresh herbs; natural plants and flowers. (USPTO)


Light beverages- Beers; non-alcoholic beverages; mineral and aerated waters; fruit beverages and fruit juices; syrups and other preparations for making non-alcoholic beverages. (USPTO)


Wines and spirits- Alcoholic beverages, except beers; alcoholic preparations for making beverages. (USPTO)


Smokers’ articles- Tobacco and tobacco substitutes; cigarettes and cigars; electronic cigarettes and oral vaporizers for smokers; smokers’ articles; matches. (USPTO)



Advertising and business- Advertising; business management, organization and administration; office functions. (USPTO)


Insurance and financial- Financial, monetary and banking services; insurance services; real estate affairs. (USPTO)


Building construction and repair- Construction services; installation and repair services; mining extraction, oil and gas drilling. (USPTO)


Telecommunication- Telecommunications services. (USPTO)


Transportation and storage- Transport; packaging and storage of goods; travel arrangement. (USPTO)


Treatment of materials- Treatment of materials; recycling of waste and trash; air purification and treatment of water; printing services; food and drink preservation. (USPTO)


Education and entertainment- Education; providing of training; entertainment; sporting and cultural activities. (USPTO)


Computer and scientific- Scientific and technological services and research and design relating thereto; industrial analysis, industrial research and industrial design services; quality control and authentication services; design and development of computer hardware and software. (USPTO)


Hotels and restaurants- Services for providing food and drink; temporary accommodation. (USPTO)


Medical, beauty and agricultural- Medical services;
veterinary services; hygienic and beauty care for human beings or animals; agriculture, aquaculture, horticulture and forestry services. (USPTO)


Personal and legal- Legal services; security services for the physical protection of tangible property and individuals; personal and social services rendered by others to meet the needs of individuals. (USPTO)