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


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