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California Universal Symbol for Cannabis
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This site focuses or refers to information and services regarding Transport vehicles alarm system regulations for medicinal and adult-use cannabis Industrial Hemp Advisory Board licensing cannabis microbusinesses Mechanical cannabis products in container or wrapper for sale Arranging for laboratory testing The Bureau of Cannabis Control (BCC) cannabis waste emergency regulations at least 20% ownership interest Proposed Section 40133 LICENSE APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS potentially-hazardous foods identity of the product secured area inventory The Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch (MCSB) tinctures carbohydrates and fat per serving Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch Personnel Requirements adult-use commercial cannabis activity annual license application transportation and security MCSB’s temporary license application loan provided to a commercial cannabis business required limits Track and Trace CO2 and ethanol extractions 600-foot radius of a school primary panel requirements product as a candy prohibited Edibles– Products CALIFORNIA BUREAU OF CANNABIS CONTROL Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch (MCSB) nonlaboratory quality control medicinal and adult use cannabis goods transported together testing of cannabis goods supplemental label Category I Residual Solvents and Processing Chemicals Testing regulatory framework state cannabis licensing Vehicle Requirements sampling standards Food-grade Butter/Oil microbusinesses child-resistant packaging infusion opaque exit package Medical Cannabis Regulation and Safety Act of 2015 licensing cannabis distributors contaminants public health and safety Premises Information protocol Incorporating THC/CBD concentrates licensed cannabis cultivators equity interest in a commercial cannabis business Premises Diagram Bond in the amount of $5,000 The California Department of Public Health's Microbusiness Licensee Information 2019 proposed changes Local Authorization Attachment Category I Residual Pesticides Testing packaging storage of cannabis goods highly-concentrated oils or waxes pre-made or purchased Poison Prevention Packaging Act of 1970 (PPPA) Cultivation less than 10,000 secondary package inhalable cannabis evidence of rehabilitation licensing cannabis retailers Manufacturing (non-volatile) purchasing cannabis products on tribal lands Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) remove THC/CBD 2019 problems financial interest holder commercial cannabis activity some nutritional facts Distributor Transport Only Criminal History aggregate interest of 20% or more amount of THC/CBD per serving and per package Fingerprints Transition Period ownership premises is not within a Government 2019 laws shaped like a human, animal, insect, or fruit medicinal and adult-use commercial cannabis activity 2019 regulations concentrate workshops hosted by the Bureau of Cannabis Control Department of Public Health’s Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch definition of owner 600 foot radius of a school California Public Records Act comply with all packaging and labeling requirements Business and Professions Code section 26050.1 product formulation Conducting quality assurance review of cannabis goods minimum standards for extraction processes investment into a commercial cannabis business local jurisdiction’s requirements Non-Storefront Retailer (Type 9) member manager security no infusion of alcohol Identifying information labeling Ethanol shipping manifest ingredient list activity for a period of 120 days cannabis adult-use products limited to a maximum of 10 mg of THC per serving Business Organizational Local Authorization child-resistant outer package stickers Proposition 65 licensed cannabis manufacturers commercial cannabis manufacturing in California Financial information motor carrier permit period of 120 days medicinal and adult-use cannabis manufacturing paper inserted into the packaging Cannabis Manufacturing Category II Residual Pesticides Testing list of artificial food colorings three state cannabis-licensing authorities Proposition 64: The Adult Use of Cannabis Act of 2016 Form # CDPH-9041 Butane/Hexane/Propane Temporary event up to 4 days basic nutritional information license review process CalCannabis Cultivation Licensing commercial cannabis products security and cannabis waste disposal cannabis market product guidelines edible products manufacturing (Level 1 manufacturing, Type 6) edibles packaging opaque distributors MANUFACTURED CANNABIS SAFETY BRANCH Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) online licensing system hang tag or a peel-back label at least 99% purity Labor peace agreement packaging and labeling supply chain surety bond waste disposal CDPH-issued universal symbol Mycotoxins Testing payable to the state of California A-license Extractions using CO2 manufacturers who package for other producers Distributor transport capsules Department of Food and Agriculture’s CalCannabis Cultivation Licensing division must enter certain events Foreign Material Testing disclosure of all criminal convictions requiring refrigeration commercial kitchens structure and formation documents 2,000 mg of THC per package for the medicinal-use market Owner evidence of the legal right to occupy the premises three cannabis licensing authorities operating premises licensed premises destruction of cannabis goods no infusion of nicotine persons with a financial interest in the cannabis business Financial Interest 2019 compliance laboratory quality assurance manufacture cannabis products California Department of Public Health allergen information diagram of the business’s layout sanitary workplaces exit packaging Type S share facility space delivery vehicle $3,000 of cannabis goods inventory and quality control premises diagram 2019 updates extracts Seller’s permit number track and trace system loop system manufacturing activities THC levels Microbial Impurities Testing (A. fumigatus, A. flavus, A. niger, A. terreus) commercial cannabis manufacturing transportation Medicinal and Adult-Use Cannabis Regulation and Safety Act (MAUCRSA) Physical address Homogeneity Testing of Edible Cannabis Products onsite consumption of cannabis goods sales of cannabis goods local jurisdiction secondary packaging sugar designated structure Licensee Lookup Tool entry into the legal, regulated market licensing scheme licensed cannabis distributors procedures for inventory control Temporary License Application government warning statement label property for the commercial cannabis activity 2019 revisions California Department of Public Health (CDPH) amount of sodium Bond and Insurance Information manufacturer's name meat and seafood, and other products testing methods final form small product packaging Business Information 120 days persons 21 years of age or older the commercial medicinal and adult-use (recreational) M-license Category II Residual Solvents and Processing Chemicals Testing Microbial Impurities Testing (Escherichia coli and Salmonella spp.) licensed physical location (premises) local jurisdiction authorization 2019 fines temporary license operating procedures cannabis event organizer license Moisture Content Testing disposal waste management laws 2019 issues cannabis plants testing laboratories CDTFA seller’s permit dried flower chain of custody CDPH-9041 2019 important information Completed Temporary License Application Form conducting quality assurance review A-license and an M-license licensing cannabis third-party testing laboratories manufacturing medicinal commercial cannabis activity compliance with local jurisdiction Manufactured Cannabis Licensing System (MCLS) informational panel Local Issuing Authority Licensees convicted of a substantially related crime limited to a maximum of 1,000 mg per package Terpenoids Testing hydrocarbon-based solvents tobacco products cultivation recordkeeping local jurisdiction’s ordinances and regulations conditional license commercial cannabis manufacturing activity BUREAU OF CANNABIS CONTROL consumption of alcohol or tobacco certified by a California-licensed engineer good manufacturing practices onsite sale and consumption of cannabis goods exception for testing laboratories transport cannabis goods to retailer Temporary Cannabis Event ANTICIPATED ANNUAL (NONTEMPORARY) LICENSE APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS alcoholic beverages finished product Department of Consumer Affairs’ Bureau of Cannabis Control periods of 90 days extensions an officer or director of a cannabis business Heavy Metals Testing Individual Owner extraction written procedures for inventory control Percentage of ownership commercial cannabis manufacturers 2019 resolutions 2019 recent news transporting cannabis goods topicals managing member health impacts of cannabis Temporary License Application Information Retailer (Type 10) A-licensees manufacturing practices Carbon Dioxide (CO2) valid waiver retailers 100 mg of THC per package 2019 new laws transportation of cannabis goods public Licensee Lookup Tool highly-concentrated THC/CBD such as oil, wax and resin compliance with regulations Operating Procedures cannabis training immature live plants and seeds being transported from a licensed nursery shares of stock that are less than 5% of the total shares in a publicly traded company separate applications Water/Food-grade Dry Ice medicinal and adult-use markets cannabis sales and/or consumption volatile solvent licensing and regulating commercial cannabis manufacturers MCSB testing lab shared-use manufacturing facilities cannabis industries labels not be attractive cultivation (on an area less than 10,000 square feet) medicinal and adult-use or both markets regulations for medical and adult-use cannabis in California Medicinal and Adult-Use Cannabis Regulation and Safety Act Premises diagram unique ID/batch number contaminant free tamper-evident Live Scans for each owner disposal and destruction methods health claims supply chains for medicinal and adult-use cannabis products sanitary and hazard-free environment Local Jurisdictions manufacturing cannabis products packaging and labeling requirements for pre-rolls Application Checklist quality control M-licensees Retailer (nonstorefront) mandated warning statements Water Activity Testing of Solid or Semi-Solid Edibles scaled to the gross annual revenue of the licensed premises no added caffeine manned motor vehicle Cannabinoids Testing amount of THC content access to the area(s) cannabis cultivation licensing packaging and labeling requirements re-sealable licenses for both medicinal and adult-use cannabis manufacturing at the same premises cannabis cartoons vape cartridges A-license and an M-license for the same commercial cannabis activity ISO/IEC 17025 accreditation and more.

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


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