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California Universal Symbol for Cannabis
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ingredient list scaled to the gross annual revenue of the licensed premises packaging and labeling sanitary workplaces testing lab aggregate interest of 20% or more Premises diagram cannabis sales and/or consumption highly-concentrated THC/CBD such as oil, wax and resin CDPH-issued universal symbol licensed cannabis manufacturers licensed cannabis cultivators purchasing cannabis products on tribal lands health claims 2020 recent news 2020 laws Retailer (nonstorefront) Cannabis Manufacturing commercial cannabis manufacturing activity dried flower A-license and an M-license for the same commercial cannabis activity Physical address waste management laws Mechanical 2020 updates valid waiver Butane/Hexane/Propane meat and seafood, and other products financial interest holder destruction of cannabis goods Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) carbohydrates and fat per serving stickers cannabis event organizer license Homogeneity Testing of Edible Cannabis Products 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2016 Bond in the amount of $5,000 activity for a period of 120 days the commercial medicinal and adult-use (recreational) Edibles– Products shares of stock that are less than 5% of the total shares in a publicly traded company hang tag or a peel-back label disposal and destruction methods compliance with regulations Business Organizational packaging and labeling requirements cannabis industries tamper-evident minimum standards for extraction processes packaging and labeling requirements for pre-rolls secured area cannabis adult-use products persons 21 years of age or older manufacturing practices licensing scheme Local Authorization Incorporating THC/CBD concentrates A-licensees 2020 new laws supply chains for medicinal and adult-use cannabis products medicinal and adult use cannabis goods transported together Fingerprints transportation manufacturers who package for other producers adult-use commercial cannabis activity 2,000 mg of THC per package for the medicinal-use market Conducting quality assurance review of cannabis goods small product packaging highly-concentrated oils or waxes good manufacturing practices managing member child-resistant packaging Non-Storefront Retailer (Type 9) shaped like a human, animal, insect, or fruit LICENSE APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS Ethanol Temporary License Application Information Business Information 120 days Personnel Requirements requiring refrigeration labeling required limits 2020 revisions unique ID/batch number Individual Owner inhalable cannabis Medicinal and Adult-Use Cannabis Regulation and Safety Act volatile solvent limited to a maximum of 10 mg of THC per serving medicinal and adult-use or both markets Licensee Information manufacturing testing of cannabis goods CALIFORNIA BUREAU OF CANNABIS CONTROL ANTICIPATED ANNUAL (NONTEMPORARY) LICENSE APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS Category II Residual Pesticides Testing separate applications 2020 regulations Operating Procedures immature live plants and seeds being transported from a licensed nursery edibles packaging opaque convicted of a substantially related crime limited to a maximum of 1,000 mg per package cannabis market Foreign Material Testing motor carrier permit surety bond Application Checklist Food-grade Butter/Oil delivery vehicle $3,000 of cannabis goods remove THC/CBD commercial cannabis products Category I Residual Pesticides Testing cannabis plants Owner Percentage of ownership Transition Period 2020 resolutions sugar Type S share facility space periods of 90 days extensions licensed physical location (premises) A-license and an M-license MANUFACTURED CANNABIS SAFETY BRANCH Financial information workshops hosted by the Bureau of Cannabis Control concentrate licensing and regulating commercial cannabis manufacturers and more.

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


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