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

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


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