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New Millennium Research for Cannabis Compliance - Business License Updates & Information



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In addition, Type 10 (Retailer) Sanitize Watts per square foot Hazard Type 3 (Cultivation; Outdoor; Medium) Type 7 (Manufacturer 2) Extraction: Volatile Solvents Labeling Verification Specialty Cottage Mixed-Light Tier 1 Type 9 (Non-Storefront Retailer) Infusion Department Specialty Mixed-Light Tier 1 Edible cannabis product Adult-use Market Raw material Microorganisms Process Type P – for packaging and labeling only Distribution Dried flower Specialty Cottage Mixed-Light Tier 2 Type 12 (Microbusiness) cannabis concentrates Flowering Type 3B (Cultivation; Mixed-light; Medium) Outdoor cultivation Type 5 (Cultivation; Outdoor; Large) Allergen cross-contact Holding Adulterated Pre-roll Commercial-grade, non-residential door lock Quarantine Theoretical yield Bureau Product Identity Unique identifier Premises gross annual revenue for first year in operation under MAUCRSA Package Applicant Nonvolatile solvent Environmental pathogen Allergen CBD Processor Type 8 (Testing Laboratory) Limited-access area Universal symbol Type 2 (Cultivation; Outdoor; Small) Net weight Type 6 – for extraction using a mechanical method or non-volatile solvent (ex: CO2, ethanol, water, or food-grade dry ice, cooking oils or butter) Processing Preventive controls Cannabis product CBD from industrial hemp Type 2A (Cultivation; Indoor; Small) Specialty Outdoor Pest Type 5B (Cultivation; Mixed-light; Large) Type 1 (Cultivation; Specialty outdoor; Small) Small Outdoor Medium Mixed-Light Tier 1 Volatile solvent Pathogen Type 4 (Cultivation; Nursery) Type 1C (Cultivation; Specialty cottage; Small) Primary panel Kief Contact surface adulteration Small Mixed-Light Tier 2 Type 11 (Distributor) Quality Serving Type P Packaging & Labeling Only Topical cannabis product Type 3A (Cultivation; Indoor; Medium) DPH-17-010E Licensee Nonmanufactured cannabis product Actual yield Medium Mixed-Light Tier 2 Specialty Mixed-Light Tier 2 Type S (coming soon, shared-use manufacturing facilities) Manufacture Type 1A (Cultivation; Specialty indoor; Small) Finished product Cultivation site package flower or pre-rolls Type 14 (Cannabis Event Organizer) Canopy Specialty Cottage Indoor Nursery Extraction Type 2B (Cultivation; Mixed-light; Small) Mature plant Small Mixed-Light Tier 1 Medium Indoor THC Quality control operation Indoor cultivation Processing aid Type 5A (Cultivation; Indoor; Large) Type N Infusions (optional packaging and labeling) Type 13 (Distributor Transport Only) track and trace system UID Validation infused pre-rolls Lot list of cannabis manufacturers Mixed-light Tier 1 Qualified individual Proposition 65 warning statement Type 1B (Cultivation; Specialty mixed-light; Small) Cultivation Informational panel In-process material Small Indoor infused butters and oils as concentrates Request for Live Scan Adequate THC limit of 10 milligrams per serving and 100 milligrams per package Specialty Indoor Wet weight Medium Outdoor alternate use of a manufacturing premises Type 6 (Manufacturer 1) Extraction: Non-volatile Solvents, Mechanical Methods Type N – for infusions Monitor Mixed-light cultivation Mixed-light Tier 2 Ingredient Commercial cannabis activity Batch Specialty Cottage Outdoor MCSB 90-day extension periods products similar to traditional food products prohibited Type 7 – for extraction using a volatile solvent (ex: butane, propane and hexane) Personnel Component Track and trace system Harvest Batch Manufacturer licensee Track-and-trace systems cakes, cookies, beverages and juices, tea and coffee, chocolates, gummies, gum, and mints M-license Quality control personnel Immature plant and more.

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