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California Universal Symbol for Cannabis
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This site focuses or refers to information and services regarding Cannabis Manufacturing Live Scans for each owner surety bond Percentage of ownership financial interest holder diagram of the business’s layout loan provided to a commercial cannabis business transport cannabis goods to retailer Department of Public Health’s Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch access to the area(s) entry into the legal, regulated market transportation and security medicinal commercial cannabis activity transportation exception for testing laboratories LICENSE APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS commercial cannabis manufacturers destruction of cannabis goods 2018 revisions 2018 regulations track and trace system procedures for inventory control A-license Local Authorization laboratory quality assurance infusion Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) local jurisdiction authorization M-license transporting cannabis goods Transition Period Temporary License Application Microbusiness operating premises Licensee Lookup Tool child-resistant outer package A-licensees volatile solvent supplemental label disposal and destruction methods cannabis event organizer license Vehicle Requirements Terpenoids Testing no infusion of nicotine Premises diagram potentially-hazardous foods allergen information aggregate interest of 20% or more The California Department of Public Health's commercial cannabis manufacturing activity child-resistant packaging protocol manufacturing cannabis products Mechanical Manufacturing (non-volatile) Medical Cannabis Regulation and Safety Act of 2015 delivery vehicle $3,000 of cannabis goods state cannabis licensing California Department of Public Health CDPH-issued universal symbol secondary package minimum standards for extraction processes California Department of Public Health (CDPH) Distributor Transport Only Non-Storefront Retailer (Type 9) sales of cannabis goods licensed premises 2018 resolutions Water/Food-grade Dry Ice Water Activity Testing of Solid or Semi-Solid Edibles licensing cannabis microbusinesses secondary packaging cannabis products in container or wrapper for sale CALIFORNIA BUREAU OF CANNABIS CONTROL at least 99% purity cannabis cartoons security and cannabis waste disposal cannabis adult-use products Premises Information purchasing cannabis products on tribal lands 2018 fines cannabis market convicted of a substantially related crime Department of Consumer Affairs’ Bureau of Cannabis Control 2018 important information cannabis industries Arranging for laboratory testing license review process licensing cannabis third-party testing laboratories sanitary and hazard-free environment immature live plants and seeds being transported from a licensed nursery 2018 new laws labels not be attractive Microbial Impurities Testing (Escherichia coli and Salmonella spp.) contaminant free Bond and Insurance Information licensed cannabis cultivators product guidelines Department of Food and Agriculture’s CalCannabis Cultivation Licensing division remove THC/CBD health claims product as a candy prohibited structure and formation documents packaging and labeling requirements sugar payable to the state of California 2018 proposed changes Individual Owner paper inserted into the packaging manufacturer's name local jurisdiction’s ordinances and regulations 2018 laws licensed cannabis manufacturers quality control packaging amount of THC/CBD per serving and per package evidence of rehabilitation Form # CDPH-9041 operating procedures periods of 90 days extensions certified by a California-licensed engineer ownership premises is not within a Government 600 foot radius of a school definition of owner Temporary event up to 4 days persons 21 years of age or older Medicinal and Adult-Use Cannabis Regulation and Safety Act (MAUCRSA) emergency regulations retailers recordkeeping hydrocarbon-based solvents Conducting quality assurance review of cannabis goods some nutritional facts 2018 problems at least 20% ownership interest 120 days supply chains for medicinal and adult-use cannabis products the commercial medicinal and adult-use (recreational) consumption of alcohol or tobacco manufacturing activities Extractions using CO2 MCSB CDPH-9041 Heavy Metals Testing licensed physical location (premises) temporary license Mycotoxins Testing unique ID/batch number Butane/Hexane/Propane Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) separate applications local jurisdiction Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch (MCSB) opaque exit package edible products cannabis training no added caffeine Fingerprints Microbial Impurities Testing (A. fumigatus, A. flavus, A. niger, A. terreus) adult-use commercial cannabis activity licensing cannabis distributors public Licensee Lookup Tool cannabis plants Food-grade Butter/Oil Criminal History BUREAU OF CANNABIS CONTROL exit packaging good manufacturing practices dried flower valid waiver 2018 compliance list of artificial food colorings Local Issuing Authority product formulation distributors written procedures for inventory control Business Organizational Proposition 65 A-license and an M-license designated structure manned motor vehicle stickers Distributor transport THC levels limited to a maximum of 10 mg of THC per serving small product packaging Local Authorization Attachment tamper-evident 2,000 mg of THC per package for the medicinal-use market health impacts of cannabis cultivation (on an area less than 10,000 square feet) shares of stock that are less than 5% of the total shares in a publicly traded company Personnel Requirements secured area licensing scheme shipping manifest evidence of the legal right to occupy the premises Type S share facility space microbusinesses shared-use manufacturing facilities premises diagram member manager ANTICIPATED ANNUAL (NONTEMPORARY) LICENSE APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS Licensee Information commercial cannabis manufacturing manufacturing practices Proposition 64: The Adult Use of Cannabis Act of 2016 commercial cannabis manufacturing in California compliance with regulations Category II Residual Solvents and Processing Chemicals Testing Category II Residual Pesticides Testing Premises Diagram meat and seafood, and other products testing methods Moisture Content Testing packaging and labeling requirements for pre-rolls testing of cannabis goods Identifying information carbohydrates and fat per serving vape cartridges The Bureau of Cannabis Control (BCC) period of 120 days licenses for both medicinal and adult-use cannabis manufacturing at the same premises public health and safety Cultivation less than 10,000 onsite consumption of cannabis goods Financial Interest Medicinal and Adult-Use Cannabis Regulation and Safety Act limited to a maximum of 1,000 mg per package Operating Procedures 2018 issues manufacturers who package for other producers medicinal and adult-use commercial cannabis activity shaped like a human, animal, insect, or fruit Homogeneity Testing of Edible Cannabis Products Proposed Section 40133 property for the commercial cannabis activity Bond in the amount of $5,000 conditional license mandated warning statements waste management laws topicals must enter certain events highly-concentrated oils or waxes labeling inventory and quality control Owner highly-concentrated THC/CBD such as oil, wax and resin re-sealable primary panel requirements contaminants Manufactured Cannabis Licensing System (MCLS) managing member online licensing system tobacco products local jurisdiction’s requirements testing lab Track and Trace storage of cannabis goods required limits Transport vehicles alarm system onsite sale and consumption of cannabis goods medicinal and adult-use markets amount of THC content Seller’s permit number regulations for medical and adult-use cannabis in California CDTFA seller’s permit transportation of cannabis goods M-licensees commercial cannabis activity final form Labor peace agreement licensing and regulating commercial cannabis manufacturers Category I Residual Pesticides Testing medicinal and adult-use cannabis manufacturing Foreign Material Testing equity interest in a commercial cannabis business regulatory framework three state cannabis-licensing authorities cannabis sales and/or consumption cannabis waste MCSB’s temporary license application requiring refrigeration chain of custody loop system Ethanol California Public Records Act disclosure of all criminal convictions manufacturing CO2 and ethanol extractions government warning statement label persons with a financial interest in the cannabis business edibles packaging opaque manufacture cannabis products Incorporating THC/CBD concentrates conducting quality assurance review inventory A-license and an M-license for the same commercial cannabis activity CalCannabis Cultivation Licensing motor carrier permit basic nutritional information Business and Professions Code section 26050.1 finished product Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch 2018 updates waste disposal Poison Prevention Packaging Act of 1970 (PPPA) ingredient list Retailer (nonstorefront) hang tag or a peel-back label Category I Residual Solvents and Processing Chemicals Testing identity of the product MANUFACTURED CANNABIS SAFETY BRANCH sanitary workplaces extracts capsules Edibles– Products medicinal and adult-use or both markets alcoholic beverages medicinal and adult use cannabis goods transported together tinctures cultivation manufacturing (Level 1 manufacturing, Type 6) activity for a period of 120 days Retailer (Type 10) sampling standards inhalable cannabis pre-made or purchased Industrial Hemp Advisory Board an officer or director of a cannabis business 100 mg of THC per package testing laboratories Local Jurisdictions investment into a commercial cannabis business disposal Cannabinoids Testing licensing cannabis retailers Business Information scaled to the gross annual revenue of the licensed premises ISO/IEC 17025 accreditation Physical address Financial information supply chain Temporary Cannabis Event licensed cannabis distributors packaging and labeling comply with all packaging and labeling requirements 600-foot radius of a school amount of sodium commercial cannabis products three cannabis licensing authorities nonlaboratory quality control Application Checklist Licensees regulations for medicinal and adult-use cannabis annual license application informational panel The Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch (MCSB) no infusion of alcohol Temporary License Application Information security extraction cannabis cultivation licensing compliance with local jurisdiction Completed Temporary License Application Form concentrate commercial kitchens 2018 recent news Carbon Dioxide (CO2) workshops hosted by the Bureau of Cannabis Control and more.

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


Last updated on July 18, 2018



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