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

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


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