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recent california business licensing news and updates California Commercial Cannabis Licenses (Medicinal and Adult-use Recreational) include:

Bureau of Cannabis Control
Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch
CalCannabis Cultivation Licensing
California Universal Symbol for Cannabis
California Universal Symbol for Cannabis

This site focuses or refers to information and services regarding 2021 issues 2,000 mg of THC per package for the medicinal-use market loop system must enter certain events premises diagram Premises Information secondary package contaminant free three state cannabis-licensing authorities shipping manifest amount of THC/CBD per serving and per package temporary license Manufactured Cannabis Licensing System (MCLS) Temporary License Application capsules Temporary License Application Information allergen information Ethanol property for the commercial cannabis activity packaging and labeling requirements 600 foot radius of a school supplemental label manufacturing activities payable to the state of California storage of cannabis goods Licensee Information ANTICIPATED ANNUAL (NONTEMPORARY) LICENSE APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS Conducting quality assurance review of cannabis goods Vehicle Requirements medicinal commercial cannabis activity primary panel requirements Retailer (nonstorefront) 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cannabis goods basic nutritional information The California Department of Public Health's Butane/Hexane/Propane Carbon Dioxide (CO2) cannabis cultivation licensing at least 99% purity Terpenoids Testing CALIFORNIA BUREAU OF CANNABIS CONTROL Local Authorization Attachment cultivation (on an area less than 10,000 square feet) paper inserted into the packaging product as a candy prohibited Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch Percentage of ownership Cultivation less than 10,000 tobacco products labels not be attractive Heavy Metals Testing regulations for medical and adult-use cannabis in California quality control MANUFACTURED CANNABIS SAFETY BRANCH motor carrier permit scaled to the gross annual revenue of the licensed premises inventory and quality control manufacturing practices delivery vehicle $3,000 of cannabis goods Fingerprints licensed cannabis manufacturers shares of stock that are less than 5% of the total shares in a publicly traded company meat and seafood, and other products 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workplaces nonlaboratory quality control A-license and an M-license for the same commercial cannabis activity Food-grade Butter/Oil security and cannabis waste disposal Proposed Section 40133 Transition Period Live Scans for each owner Edibles– Products Medicinal and Adult-Use Cannabis Regulation and Safety Act (MAUCRSA) volatile solvent commercial cannabis manufacturing activity Licensee Lookup Tool manufacturer's name supply chain The Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch (MCSB) licensing scheme Completed Temporary License Application Form comply with all packaging and labeling requirements Criminal History Mycotoxins Testing cannabis adult-use products carbohydrates and fat per serving Category II Residual Pesticides Testing California Public Records Act Track and Trace exit packaging cannabis waste Department of Consumer Affairs’ Bureau of Cannabis Control manufacturing (Level 1 manufacturing, Type 6) local jurisdiction medicinal and adult use cannabis goods transported together 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manufacturing at the same premises commercial kitchens California Department of Public Health Medical Cannabis Regulation and Safety Act of 2015 cannabis training Personnel Requirements Microbial Impurities Testing (A. fumigatus, A. flavus, A. niger, A. terreus) recordkeeping Licensees CO2 and ethanol extractions written procedures for inventory control entry into the legal, regulated market Seller’s permit number small product packaging valid waiver testing methods 2021 updates Financial Interest waste management laws licensing cannabis retailers Type S share facility space Moisture Content Testing Non-Storefront Retailer (Type 9) commercial cannabis manufacturing in California no added caffeine tinctures pre-made or purchased Distributor transport and more.

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

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