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

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


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