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inventory Proposed Section 40133 Financial information investment into a commercial cannabis business vape cartridges Type S share facility space certified by a California-licensed engineer licenses for both medicinal and adult-use cannabis manufacturing at the same premises concentrate Premises Information Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) Track and Trace testing lab convicted of a substantially related crime manufacturing licensed physical location (premises) 2018 proposed changes local jurisdiction definition of owner Manufacturing (non-volatile) list of artificial food colorings licensed cannabis cultivators Department of Public Health’s Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch Butane/Hexane/Propane manufacturer's name cannabis waste Physical address mandated warning statements Department of Consumer Affairs’ Bureau of Cannabis Control Business Organizational Distributor transport financial interest holder paper inserted into the packaging onsite sale and 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hang tag or a peel-back label tamper-evident Medical Cannabis Regulation and Safety Act of 2015 Category II Residual Pesticides Testing dried flower CDPH-issued universal symbol Form # CDPH-9041 supply chains for medicinal and adult-use cannabis products Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) BUREAU OF CANNABIS CONTROL loop system Operating Procedures destruction of cannabis goods licensed premises volatile solvent Proposition 64: The Adult Use of Cannabis Act of 2016 no infusion of nicotine Terpenoids Testing Licensees cannabis industries regulations for medicinal and adult-use cannabis packaging and labeling contaminant free Water/Food-grade Dry Ice compliance with local jurisdiction medicinal and adult-use or both markets final form 2018 laws ISO/IEC 17025 accreditation A-licensees Manufactured Cannabis Licensing System (MCLS) Retailer (Type 10) Premises diagram opaque exit package immature live plants and seeds being transported from a licensed nursery child-resistant packaging Owner 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cannabis activity 2018 compliance The Bureau of Cannabis Control (BCC) activity for a period of 120 days remove THC/CBD Temporary event up to 4 days Moisture Content Testing amount of THC content 2018 problems required limits conditional license Financial Interest transportation of cannabis goods some nutritional facts cultivation Cannabis Manufacturing Temporary License Application commercial cannabis manufacturing activity 2018 updates limited to a maximum of 10 mg of THC per serving MCSB basic nutritional information payable to the state of California supplemental label ANTICIPATED ANNUAL (NONTEMPORARY) LICENSE APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS annual license application local jurisdiction’s requirements periods of 90 days extensions three cannabis licensing authorities shaped like a human, animal, insect, or fruit evidence of the legal right to occupy the premises manufacturers who package for other producers alcoholic beverages allergen information surety bond sampling standards disclosure of all criminal convictions manufacturing cannabis products licensing scheme member manager nonlaboratory quality control an officer or director of a cannabis business motor carrier permit Local Authorization Attachment 600-foot radius of a school diagram of the business’s layout workshops hosted by the Bureau of Cannabis Control medicinal and adult-use commercial cannabis activity public Licensee Lookup Tool Extractions using CO2 shared-use manufacturing facilities period of 120 days stickers meat and seafood, and other products re-sealable product formulation Fingerprints exception for testing laboratories A-license and an M-license 600 foot radius of a school Vehicle Requirements licensing cannabis distributors chain of custody child-resistant outer package testing methods transport cannabis goods to retailer packaging and labeling requirements for pre-rolls labeling online licensing system Percentage of ownership finished product shares of stock that are less than 5% of the total 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and adult-use cannabis in California entry into the legal, regulated market at least 20% ownership interest carbohydrates and fat per serving commercial cannabis manufacturers no infusion of alcohol property for the commercial cannabis activity minimum standards for extraction processes Ethanol CO2 and ethanol extractions conducting quality assurance review Live Scans for each owner LICENSE APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS access to the area(s) 2018 important information Personnel Requirements regulatory framework extracts Medicinal and Adult-Use Cannabis Regulation and Safety Act the commercial medicinal and adult-use (recreational) highly-concentrated oils or waxes Non-Storefront Retailer (Type 9) Business and Professions Code section 26050.1 and more.

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


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