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

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


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