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This site focuses or refers to information and services regarding commercial cannabis manufacturing in California 2018 regulations supply chain CALIFORNIA BUREAU OF CANNABIS CONTROL transportation commercial cannabis manufacturing Proposition 64: The Adult Use of Cannabis Act of 2016 annual license application edible products Microbial Impurities Testing (A. fumigatus, A. flavus, A. niger, A. terreus) recordkeeping child-resistant packaging nonlaboratory quality control regulations for medicinal and adult-use cannabis MCSB manufacturing (Level 1 manufacturing, Type 6) activity for a period of 120 days premises diagram Terpenoids Testing licensing and regulating commercial cannabis manufacturers Edibles– Products volatile solvent financial interest holder hang tag or a peel-back label definition of owner licensing cannabis microbusinesses commercial cannabis products periods of 90 days extensions inventory and quality control labels not be attractive shipping manifest Butane/Hexane/Propane persons 21 years of age or older separate applications disposal structure and formation documents Cannabis Manufacturing cannabis cartoons M-licensees health impacts of cannabis transportation and security Live Scans for each owner Temporary License Application Type S share facility space tamper-evident Seller’s permit number allergen information payable to the state of California onsite sale and consumption of cannabis goods supply chains for medicinal and adult-use cannabis products 2018 revisions scaled to the gross annual revenue of the licensed premises microbusinesses cannabis event organizer license sales of cannabis goods manned motor vehicle government warning statement label licensing cannabis third-party testing laboratories medicinal and adult-use commercial cannabis activity testing methods Microbial Impurities Testing (Escherichia coli and Salmonella spp.) shared-use manufacturing facilities entry into the legal, regulated market Completed Temporary License Application Form 600-foot radius of a school Cannabinoids Testing amount of THC content Percentage of ownership commercial cannabis activity requiring refrigeration Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch (MCSB) Licensee Lookup Tool secondary packaging public health and safety cannabis market Retailer (nonstorefront) product formulation Criminal History tobacco products emergency regulations packaging and labeling requirements for pre-rolls secondary package regulations for medical and adult-use cannabis in California A-licensees loop system 2018 problems CDPH-9041 Mechanical Category I Residual Solvents and Processing Chemicals Testing medicinal and adult use cannabis goods transported together child-resistant outer package hydrocarbon-based solvents re-sealable Premises diagram Personnel Requirements disclosure of all criminal convictions vape cartridges Moisture Content Testing Manufactured Cannabis Licensing System (MCLS) conditional license commercial cannabis manufacturers no infusion of nicotine extraction licensing scheme designated structure Microbusiness manufacturing Category I Residual Pesticides Testing Local Jurisdictions online licensing system limited to a maximum of 10 mg of THC per serving 2018 new laws no infusion of alcohol good manufacturing practices equity interest in a commercial cannabis business stickers delivery vehicle $3,000 of cannabis goods meat and seafood, and other products certified by a California-licensed engineer Water Activity Testing of Solid or Semi-Solid Edibles topicals Local Authorization Attachment investment into a commercial cannabis business pre-made or purchased cultivation (on an area less than 10,000 square feet) public Licensee Lookup Tool 2018 laws cultivation 2018 recent news 2018 important information medicinal and adult-use markets state cannabis licensing infusion medicinal and adult-use or both markets tinctures Bond in the amount of $5,000 2018 fines Licensee Information Labor peace agreement some nutritional facts The Bureau of Cannabis Control (BCC) Licensees Ethanol secured area required limits licensed cannabis distributors sanitary workplaces supplemental label local jurisdiction’s requirements sampling standards track and trace system manufacturer's name CDPH-issued universal symbol Business and Professions Code section 26050.1 Form # CDPH-9041 health claims Distributor Transport Only remove THC/CBD The Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch (MCSB) exit packaging cannabis cultivation licensing Temporary License Application Information Operating Procedures local jurisdiction’s ordinances and regulations compliance with local jurisdiction inventory licensed premises contaminant free regulatory framework surety bond quality control MCSB’s temporary license application BUREAU OF CANNABIS CONTROL Water/Food-grade Dry Ice minimum standards for extraction processes ownership premises is not within a Government Track and Trace A-license Medical Cannabis Regulation and Safety Act of 2015 must enter certain events Identifying information cannabis industries Category II Residual Pesticides Testing security and cannabis waste disposal Department of Consumer Affairs’ Bureau of Cannabis Control alcoholic beverages Premises Information carbohydrates and fat per serving Proposed Section 40133 Premises Diagram testing of cannabis goods shaped like a human, animal, insect, or fruit consumption of alcohol or tobacco procedures for inventory control compliance with regulations primary panel requirements managing member Bond and Insurance Information local jurisdiction manufacturers who package for other producers at least 99% purity testing lab Individual Owner laboratory quality assurance adult-use commercial cannabis activity list of artificial food colorings The California Department of Public Health's loan provided to a commercial cannabis business disposal and destruction methods Distributor transport access to the area(s) contaminants Physical address no added caffeine sugar packaging 2,000 mg of THC per package for the medicinal-use market concentrate product guidelines Manufacturing (non-volatile) dried flower Local Authorization Vehicle Requirements informational panel labeling manufacturing activities transportation of cannabis goods licensing cannabis distributors opaque exit package temporary license licensed cannabis cultivators chain of custody storage of cannabis goods 2018 compliance potentially-hazardous foods Business Organizational Mycotoxins Testing exception for testing laboratories operating procedures Heavy Metals Testing local jurisdiction authorization cannabis waste amount of sodium three state cannabis-licensing authorities ISO/IEC 17025 accreditation small product packaging valid waiver CDTFA seller’s permit Retailer (Type 10) transport cannabis goods to retailer Temporary event up to 4 days THC levels A-license and an M-license for the same commercial cannabis activity at least 20% ownership interest Arranging for laboratory testing Transition Period medicinal commercial cannabis activity edibles packaging opaque Food-grade Butter/Oil Transport vehicles alarm system inhalable cannabis capsules motor carrier permit Non-Storefront Retailer (Type 9) Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) Application Checklist packaging and labeling Financial Interest convicted of a substantially related crime distributors 120 days protocol Department of Food and Agriculture’s CalCannabis Cultivation Licensing division sanitary and hazard-free environment waste management laws California Public Records Act an officer or director of a cannabis business finished product basic nutritional information transporting cannabis goods diagram of the business’s layout 2018 resolutions Medicinal and Adult-Use Cannabis Regulation and Safety Act Proposition 65 Temporary Cannabis Event evidence of rehabilitation California Department of Public Health (CDPH) MANUFACTURED CANNABIS SAFETY BRANCH Extractions using CO2 purchasing cannabis products on tribal lands Owner highly-concentrated oils or waxes ingredient list unique ID/batch number medicinal and adult-use cannabis manufacturing CO2 and ethanol extractions Carbon Dioxide (CO2) operating premises mandated warning statements highly-concentrated THC/CBD such as oil, wax and resin commercial kitchens licensed cannabis manufacturers Fingerprints Local Issuing Authority Cultivation less than 10,000 persons with a financial interest in the cannabis business 2018 issues Conducting quality assurance review of cannabis goods M-license the commercial medicinal and adult-use (recreational) member manager extracts destruction of cannabis goods Incorporating THC/CBD concentrates three cannabis licensing authorities manufacture cannabis products licensing cannabis retailers 2018 proposed changes immature live plants and seeds being transported from a licensed nursery product as a candy prohibited Homogeneity Testing of Edible Cannabis Products aggregate interest of 20% or more manufacturing practices LICENSE APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS Business Information retailers cannabis adult-use products waste disposal conducting quality assurance review Financial information Industrial Hemp Advisory Board 100 mg of THC per package 600 foot radius of a school cannabis products in container or wrapper for sale period of 120 days Department of Public Health’s Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch 2018 updates security onsite consumption of cannabis goods written procedures for inventory control amount of THC/CBD per serving and per package identity of the product CalCannabis Cultivation Licensing Foreign Material Testing commercial cannabis manufacturing activity licenses for both medicinal and adult-use cannabis manufacturing at the same premises ANTICIPATED ANNUAL (NONTEMPORARY) LICENSE APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS cannabis training testing laboratories workshops hosted by the Bureau of Cannabis Control cannabis sales and/or consumption final form Poison Prevention Packaging Act of 1970 (PPPA) evidence of the legal right to occupy the premises property for the commercial cannabis activity license review process packaging and labeling requirements cannabis plants comply with all packaging and labeling requirements paper inserted into the packaging A-license and an M-license limited to a maximum of 1,000 mg per package licensed physical location (premises) shares of stock that are less than 5% of the total shares in a publicly traded company Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) California Department of Public Health Category II Residual Solvents and Processing Chemicals Testing Medicinal and Adult-Use Cannabis Regulation and Safety Act (MAUCRSA) Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch manufacturing cannabis products and more.

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


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