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products Financial Interest Retailer (nonstorefront) Transport vehicles alarm system testing laboratories commercial cannabis manufacturing Category I Residual Pesticides Testing highly-concentrated THC/CBD such as oil, wax and resin shaped like a human, animal, insect, or fruit Incorporating THC/CBD concentrates The Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch (MCSB) Labor peace agreement onsite sale and consumption of cannabis goods government warning statement label Temporary Cannabis Event state cannabis licensing product guidelines waste disposal testing methods MCSB’s temporary license application 2019 regulations immature live plants and seeds being transported from a licensed nursery Butane/Hexane/Propane regulations for medicinal and adult-use cannabis Licensee Lookup Tool finished product manufacturing practices amount of THC/CBD per serving and per package Licensee Information Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch public Licensee Lookup Tool carbohydrates and fat per serving 2019 recent news Form # CDPH-9041 health claims Proposed Section 40133 no added caffeine supply chains for medicinal and adult-use cannabis products manufacturing activities persons 21 years of age or older an officer or director of a cannabis business licensing cannabis third-party testing laboratories basic nutritional information The California Department of Public Health's manufacturing (Level 1 manufacturing, Type 6) quality control inventory child-resistant packaging Homogeneity Testing of Edible Cannabis Products secondary packaging Arranging for laboratory testing CDPH-9041 Completed Temporary License Application Form MANUFACTURED CANNABIS SAFETY BRANCH Water/Food-grade Dry Ice Cannabinoids Testing primary panel requirements annual license application equity interest in a commercial cannabis business cannabis cartoons activity for a period of 120 days testing lab Microbial Impurities Testing (A. fumigatus, A. flavus, A. niger, A. terreus) Department of Food and Agriculture’s CalCannabis Cultivation Licensing division final form evidence of rehabilitation Extractions using CO2 Percentage of ownership Temporary License Application limited to a maximum of 10 mg of THC per serving mandated warning statements alcoholic beverages MCSB financial interest holder BUREAU OF CANNABIS CONTROL health impacts of cannabis labels not be attractive Personnel Requirements packaging and labeling requirements for pre-rolls conditional license Fingerprints definition of owner manufacturer's name licensing cannabis microbusinesses highly-concentrated oils or waxes product formulation Financial information Criminal History Water Activity Testing of Solid or Semi-Solid Edibles temporary license labeling re-sealable Local Jurisdictions Operating Procedures shares of stock that are less than 5% of the total shares in a publicly traded company periods of 90 days extensions Application Checklist sampling standards 2019 issues Cannabis Manufacturing 100 mg of THC per package cannabis 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Retailer (Type 10) 120 days adult-use commercial cannabis activity exception for testing laboratories unique ID/batch number compliance with regulations hydrocarbon-based solvents medicinal and adult-use or both markets M-license licensing scheme California Public Records Act regulations for medical and adult-use cannabis in California edible products transportation of cannabis goods Premises diagram dried flower sanitary and hazard-free environment Manufacturing (non-volatile) transporting cannabis goods Track and Trace regulatory framework limited to a maximum of 1,000 mg per package laboratory quality assurance 2,000 mg of THC per package for the medicinal-use market scaled to the gross annual revenue of the licensed premises cannabis cultivation licensing Food-grade Butter/Oil cannabis products in container or wrapper for sale manufacturers who package for other producers Proposition 64: The Adult Use of Cannabis Act of 2016 CALIFORNIA BUREAU OF CANNABIS CONTROL commercial cannabis 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workplaces 2019 important information retailers cannabis market medicinal and adult use cannabis goods transported together Distributor transport licensing cannabis retailers storage of cannabis goods California Department of Public Health (CDPH) Category II Residual Pesticides Testing 2019 proposed changes must enter certain events Premises Diagram 2019 laws 2019 resolutions manned motor vehicle Local Issuing Authority licensed cannabis distributors licensed physical location (premises) Temporary event up to 4 days commercial cannabis activity extraction stickers diagram of the business’s layout topicals Manufactured Cannabis Licensing System (MCLS) comply with all packaging and labeling requirements loan provided to a commercial cannabis business Transition Period three cannabis licensing authorities persons with a financial interest in the cannabis business workshops hosted by the Bureau of Cannabis Control tamper-evident Owner no infusion of nicotine cannabis sales and/or 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Cannabis Regulation and Safety Act (MAUCRSA) Cultivation less than 10,000 supply chain good manufacturing practices 2019 new laws 600-foot radius of a school Category I Residual Solvents and Processing Chemicals Testing Category II Residual Solvents and Processing Chemicals Testing capsules amount of sodium pre-made or purchased destruction of cannabis goods transportation 2019 updates loop system Mycotoxins Testing disposal and destruction methods premises diagram Type S share facility space at least 20% ownership interest Proposition 65 A-license and an M-license Industrial Hemp Advisory Board infusion Microbial Impurities Testing (Escherichia coli and Salmonella spp.) public health and safety Business and Professions Code section 26050.1 packaging and labeling requirements small product packaging licensing cannabis distributors product as a candy prohibited property for the commercial cannabis activity sugar commercial cannabis manufacturing in California Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) recordkeeping local jurisdiction’s ordinances and regulations aggregate interest of 20% or more security and cannabis waste disposal Department of Consumer Affairs’ Bureau of Cannabis Control Ethanol A-license and an M-license for the same commercial cannabis activity convicted of a substantially related crime manufacturing medicinal and adult-use commercial cannabis activity paper inserted into the packaging cannabis training motor carrier permit tobacco products ANTICIPATED ANNUAL (NONTEMPORARY) LICENSE APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS emergency regulations license review process medicinal and adult-use cannabis manufacturing Individual Owner disclosure of all criminal convictions Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) 2019 revisions and more.

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


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