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Category I Residual Pesticides Testing limited to a maximum of 10 mg of THC per serving premises diagram The Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch (MCSB) opaque exit package written procedures for inventory control structure and formation documents sales of cannabis goods Temporary License Application Information no added caffeine compliance with regulations amount of THC/CBD per serving and per package onsite consumption of cannabis goods Industrial Hemp Advisory Board BUREAU OF CANNABIS CONTROL 2020 revisions 2020 issues packaging and labeling requirements evidence of rehabilitation microbusinesses good manufacturing practices Business Information track and trace system Retailer (nonstorefront) scaled to the gross annual revenue of the licensed premises Category II Residual Solvents and Processing Chemicals Testing inhalable cannabis final form contaminant free ingredient list limited to a maximum of 1,000 mg per package A-license and an M-license for the same commercial cannabis activity manufacturing (Level 1 manufacturing, Type 6) Bond in the amount of $5,000 Category I Residual Solvents and Processing Chemicals Testing Terpenoids Testing property for the commercial cannabis activity shares of stock that are less than 5% of the total shares in a publicly traded company Cultivation less than 10,000 Edibles– Products 2020 problems basic nutritional information Temporary Cannabis Event Form # CDPH-9041 motor carrier permit 2020 regulations persons with a financial interest in the cannabis business cannabis waste regulatory framework shaped like a human, animal, insect, or fruit small product packaging licensing cannabis distributors equity interest in a commercial cannabis business regulations for medical and adult-use cannabis in California Non-Storefront Retailer (Type 9) MANUFACTURED CANNABIS SAFETY BRANCH Local Authorization 2020 proposed changes California Public Records Act state cannabis licensing 2020 compliance waste management laws retailers secured 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manufacturing activity online licensing system CDPH-issued universal symbol Licensee Information manufacturing cannabis products transportation and security member manager disposal 2020 recent news Live Scans for each owner Distributor transport ANTICIPATED ANNUAL (NONTEMPORARY) LICENSE APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS 2020 important information secondary package CalCannabis Cultivation Licensing compliance with local jurisdiction MCSB medicinal and adult use cannabis goods transported together security and cannabis waste disposal amount of THC content labeling commercial cannabis manufacturers three state cannabis-licensing authorities primary panel requirements packaging A-license and an M-license separate applications commercial cannabis manufacturing in California Financial Interest tinctures cannabis training public Licensee Lookup Tool paper inserted into the packaging aggregate interest of 20% or more nonlaboratory quality control payable to the state of California Temporary License 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In addition, cakes, cookies, beverages and juices, tea and coffee, chocolates, gummies, gum, and mints Specialty Cottage Outdoor THC limit of 10 milligrams per serving and 100 milligrams per package UID Wet weight Extraction M-license Mature plant Holding Licensee Quality control operation track and trace system Lot Nonvolatile solvent Type 4 (Cultivation; Nursery) Type S (coming soon, shared-use manufacturing facilities) Mixed-light Tier 2 Allergen cross-contact Type N Infusions (optional packaging and labeling) Verification Sanitize Adequate Component Kief Type P – for packaging and labeling only Type 5B (Cultivation; Mixed-light; Large) Watts per square foot Type 5A (Cultivation; Indoor; Large) Volatile solvent Specialty Cottage Mixed-Light Tier 1 Immature plant Specialty Outdoor 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 2 (Cultivation; Outdoor; Small) Flowering CBD Processing aid Bureau Commercial cannabis activity gross annual revenue for first year in operation under MAUCRSA Edible cannabis product Type 2A (Cultivation; Indoor; Small) Type 6 (Manufacturer 1) Extraction: Non-volatile Solvents, Mechanical Methods infused pre-rolls Type 12 (Microbusiness) Request for Live Scan Hazard Labeling Medium Outdoor Serving Manufacturer licensee Premises MCSB 90-day extension periods Primary panel adulteration Specialty Mixed-Light Tier 1 Specialty Cottage Indoor Type 10 (Retailer) Type 1 (Cultivation; Specialty outdoor; Small) Unique identifier Process Specialty Indoor alternate use of a manufacturing premises Package Pest Qualified individual Proposition 65 warning statement Type N – for infusions Track-and-trace systems Type 14 (Cannabis Event Organizer) Harvest Batch Adult-use Market Indoor cultivation Processor Contact surface products similar to traditional food products prohibited Canopy Small Outdoor Distribution Commercial-grade, non-residential door lock Monitor infused butters and oils as concentrates In-process material Applicant Cultivation site Cultivation Environmental pathogen Infusion package flower or pre-rolls Type 1A (Cultivation; Specialty indoor; Small) Small Indoor Type 3B (Cultivation; Mixed-light; Medium) Type 13 (Distributor Transport Only) Product Identity Type 1B (Cultivation; Specialty mixed-light; Small) list of cannabis manufacturers Quarantine Net weight Cannabis product Informational panel DPH-17-010E Type 1C (Cultivation; Specialty cottage; Small) Topical cannabis product cannabis concentrates Small Mixed-Light Tier 2 Type 9 (Non-Storefront Retailer) Ingredient Type 2B (Cultivation; Mixed-light; Small) Nursery Pathogen Small Mixed-Light Tier 1 Type P Packaging & Labeling Only Type 5 (Cultivation; Outdoor; Large) Medium Mixed-Light Tier 1 Personnel Allergen Quality control personnel Outdoor cultivation Type 8 (Testing Laboratory) Medium Indoor Dried flower CBD from industrial hemp Track and trace system Manufacture Type 3 (Cultivation; Outdoor; Medium) Theoretical yield Type 7 – for extraction using a volatile solvent (ex: butane, propane and hexane) Microorganisms Specialty Mixed-Light Tier 2 Adulterated Mixed-light cultivation Actual yield Mixed-light Tier 1 Validation Finished product Type 7 (Manufacturer 2) Extraction: Volatile Solvents Processing Department Quality Nonmanufactured cannabis product Pre-roll Preventive controls Limited-access area THC Batch Universal symbol Type 11 (Distributor) Type 3A (Cultivation; Indoor; Medium) Specialty Cottage Mixed-Light Tier 2 Raw material Medium Mixed-Light Tier 2 and more.


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