Class 4 of the Nice Classification

Class 4

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

Explanatory Note

Class 4 includes mainly industrial oils and greases, fuels and illuminants.

This Class includes, in particular:
    • oils for the preservation of masonry or of leather;
    • raw wax, industrial wax;
    • electrical energy;
    • motor fuels, biofuels;
    • non-chemical additives for fuels;
    • wood for use as fuel.
This Class does not include, in particular:
    • certain special industrial oils and greases, for example, oils for tanning leather (Cl. 1), oils for the preservation of wood, anti-rust oils and greases (Cl. 2), essential oils (Cl. 3);
    • massage candles for cosmetic purposes (Cl. 3) and medicated massage candles (Cl. 5);
    • certain special waxes, for example, grafting wax for trees (Cl. 1), tailors' wax, polishing wax, depilatory wax (Cl. 3), dental wax (Cl. 5), sealing wax (Cl. 16);
    • wicks adapted for oil stoves (Cl. 11) and for cigarette lighters (Cl. 34).