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California Universal Symbol for Cannabis
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This site focuses or refers to information and services regarding packaging and labeling identity of the product required limits health impacts of cannabis M-license 100 mg of THC per package meat and seafood, and other products Operating Procedures surety bond licenses for both medicinal and adult-use cannabis manufacturing at the same premises Retailer (Type 10) 2018 new laws ANTICIPATED ANNUAL (NONTEMPORARY) LICENSE APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS allergen information cannabis products in container or wrapper for sale transporting cannabis goods product guidelines carbohydrates and fat per serving testing methods hang tag or a peel-back label Criminal History transportation and security financial interest holder 600-foot radius of a school child-resistant packaging exit packaging Business Information cannabis industries M-licensees CDPH-issued universal symbol microbusinesses Terpenoids Testing laboratory quality assurance definition of owner Moisture Content Testing immature live plants and seeds being transported from a licensed nursery Medical Cannabis Regulation and Safety Act of 2015 2018 issues supply chain transportation remove THC/CBD disclosure of all criminal convictions conditional license Licensee Lookup Tool shipping manifest Financial Interest paper inserted into the packaging A-license and an M-license Seller’s permit number BUREAU OF CANNABIS CONTROL Local Authorization 2018 regulations hydrocarbon-based solvents extracts Water Activity Testing of Solid or Semi-Solid Edibles cultivation contaminants temporary license Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch (MCSB) limited to a maximum of 1,000 mg per package adult-use commercial cannabis activity at least 99% purity The Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch (MCSB) edible products Labor peace agreement Application Checklist labeling certified by a California-licensed engineer consumption of alcohol or tobacco dried flower Heavy Metals Testing nonlaboratory quality control Premises Information the commercial medicinal and adult-use (recreational) payable to the state of California commercial cannabis manufacturing Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch Category I Residual Pesticides Testing Water/Food-grade Dry Ice informational panel loop system cultivation (on an area less than 10,000 square feet) Department of Food and Agriculture’s CalCannabis Cultivation Licensing division opaque exit package 2018 resolutions Transport vehicles alarm system investment into a commercial cannabis business Licensees Proposition 64: The Adult Use of Cannabis Act of 2016 Mechanical Vehicle Requirements unique ID/batch number Temporary License Application sanitary workplaces Distributor transport ownership premises is not within a Government chain of custody commercial cannabis manufacturing in California testing laboratories valid waiver scaled to the gross annual revenue of the licensed premises some nutritional facts Mycotoxins Testing waste disposal regulatory framework potentially-hazardous foods 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cannabis waste disposal evidence of rehabilitation Temporary License Application Information three state cannabis-licensing authorities Medicinal and Adult-Use Cannabis Regulation and Safety Act (MAUCRSA) convicted of a substantially related crime The California Department of Public Health's Business Organizational 2018 important information manufacturers who package for other producers good manufacturing practices manufacturer's name CDPH-9041 tamper-evident Carbon Dioxide (CO2) regulations for medical and adult-use cannabis in California concentrate Individual Owner commercial cannabis manufacturing activity Retailer (nonstorefront) protocol list of artificial food colorings pre-made or purchased track and trace system MANUFACTURED CANNABIS SAFETY BRANCH 2018 recent news waste management laws no infusion of nicotine edibles packaging opaque evidence of the legal right to occupy the premises Bond and Insurance Information local jurisdiction’s ordinances and regulations shaped like a human, animal, insect, or fruit Temporary Cannabis Event Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) amount of THC content A-license three cannabis licensing authorities stickers government warning statement label structure and formation documents 2018 problems aggregate interest of 20% or more Microbial Impurities Testing (A. fumigatus, A. flavus, A. niger, A. terreus) Conducting quality assurance review of cannabis goods volatile solvent LICENSE APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS activity for a period of 120 days 2018 updates cannabis adult-use products Local Jurisdictions manufacturing conducting quality assurance review child-resistant outer package 2018 laws 600 foot radius of a school period of 120 days sampling standards licensing cannabis retailers final form public Licensee Lookup Tool Category II Residual Solvents and Processing Chemicals Testing inventory Microbial Impurities Testing (Escherichia coli and Salmonella spp.) supplemental label extraction Cultivation less than 10,000 cannabis training Foreign Material Testing managing member commercial cannabis manufacturers inventory and quality control purchasing cannabis products on tribal lands Live Scans for each owner delivery vehicle $3,000 of cannabis goods Financial information Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) local jurisdiction’s requirements Percentage of ownership cannabis sales and/or consumption small product packaging California Public Records Act must enter certain events vape cartridges shares of stock that are less than 5% of the total shares in a publicly traded company Cannabinoids Testing Food-grade Butter/Oil supply chains for medicinal and adult-use cannabis products license review process equity interest in a commercial cannabis business Butane/Hexane/Propane operating procedures packaging shared-use manufacturing facilities property for the commercial cannabis activity basic nutritional information contaminant free finished product medicinal and adult-use cannabis manufacturing exception for testing laboratories Department of Consumer Affairs’ Bureau of Cannabis Control Department of Public Health’s Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch CALIFORNIA BUREAU OF CANNABIS CONTROL state cannabis licensing infusion workshops hosted by the Bureau of Cannabis Control procedures for inventory control cannabis plants packaging and labeling requirements storage of cannabis goods Premises Diagram persons with a financial interest in the cannabis business secondary package loan provided to a commercial cannabis business A-license and an M-license for the same commercial cannabis activity CO2 and ethanol extractions Temporary event up to 4 days annual license application secured area tinctures commercial kitchens Cannabis Manufacturing Bond in the amount of $5,000 Local Issuing Authority A-licensees medicinal and adult use cannabis goods transported together cannabis waste premises diagram CalCannabis Cultivation Licensing operating premises sanitary and hazard-free environment highly-concentrated THC/CBD such as oil, wax and resin manufacturing practices California Department of Public Health entry into the legal, regulated market sales of cannabis goods disposal and destruction methods Distributor Transport Only Manufacturing (non-volatile) at least 20% ownership interest secondary packaging no added caffeine recordkeeping transportation of cannabis goods mandated warning statements amount of THC/CBD per serving and per package THC levels public health and safety Poison Prevention Packaging Act of 1970 (PPPA) local jurisdiction authorization Proposition 65 Identifying information Premises diagram licensing cannabis microbusinesses 120 days medicinal and adult-use commercial cannabis activity Transition Period medicinal and adult-use markets commercial cannabis activity emergency regulations testing lab designated structure cannabis market online licensing system security Licensee Information 2,000 mg of THC per package for the medicinal-use market Proposed Section 40133 destruction of cannabis goods The Bureau of Cannabis Control (BCC) licensed cannabis cultivators distributors licensed cannabis distributors cannabis cultivation licensing manufacturing activities alcoholic beverages capsules Category II Residual Pesticides Testing ISO/IEC 17025 accreditation local jurisdiction access to the area(s) Owner sugar limited to a maximum of 10 mg of THC per serving Local Authorization Attachment regulations for medicinal and adult-use cannabis manufacturing (Level 1 manufacturing, Type 6) Incorporating THC/CBD concentrates Industrial Hemp Advisory Board licensing cannabis distributors Microbusiness no infusion of alcohol medicinal commercial cannabis activity manufacturing cannabis products licensing scheme licensed cannabis manufacturers disposal primary panel requirements 2018 revisions member manager Business and Professions Code section 26050.1 transport cannabis goods to retailer compliance with regulations licensed physical location (premises) medicinal and adult-use or both markets Form # CDPH-9041 Edibles– Products product as a candy prohibited CDTFA seller’s permit highly-concentrated oils or waxes Completed Temporary License Application Form diagram of the business’s layout retailers 2018 compliance commercial cannabis products Homogeneity Testing of Edible Cannabis Products Non-Storefront Retailer (Type 9) licensed premises packaging and labeling requirements for pre-rolls Ethanol health claims separate applications an officer or director of a cannabis business 2018 proposed changes onsite consumption of cannabis goods motor carrier permit MCSB amount of sodium Personnel Requirements compliance with local jurisdiction Extractions using CO2 requiring refrigeration and more.

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


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