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

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

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