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transported together tobacco products Incorporating THC/CBD concentrates manufacturing cannabis products consumption of alcohol or tobacco separate applications tinctures Proposition 64: The Adult Use of Cannabis Act of 2016 A-license and an M-license for the same commercial cannabis activity Foreign Material Testing The Bureau of Cannabis Control (BCC) Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch Physical address managing member licensing and regulating commercial cannabis manufacturers Track and Trace ANTICIPATED ANNUAL (NONTEMPORARY) LICENSE APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS Vehicle Requirements cannabis event organizer license M-licensees Financial information delivery vehicle $3,000 of cannabis goods testing laboratories Live Scans for each owner cannabis cultivation licensing testing lab track and trace system Type S share facility space licensing cannabis third-party testing laboratories nonlaboratory quality control exception for testing laboratories Operating Procedures disposal and destruction 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In addition, Type 3 (Cultivation; Outdoor; Medium) Type P – for packaging and labeling only Type S (coming soon, shared-use manufacturing facilities) Canopy Cultivation site Wet weight Specialty Mixed-Light Tier 1 Unique identifier Environmental pathogen Bureau infused pre-rolls Preventive controls Quality Small Indoor Type 13 (Distributor Transport Only) Type 2A (Cultivation; Indoor; Small) Premises Serving CBD from industrial hemp Immature plant Nursery CBD Outdoor cultivation Pest Processor M-license Commercial-grade, non-residential door lock Type 3A (Cultivation; Indoor; Medium) Processing aid Type 10 (Retailer) Type 11 (Distributor) Type 6 (Manufacturer 1) Extraction: Non-volatile Solvents, Mechanical Methods Cultivation Small Outdoor Small Mixed-Light Tier 2 Batch track and trace system Request for Live Scan Package Adequate Type 7 (Manufacturer 2) Extraction: Volatile Solvents Type 2 (Cultivation; Outdoor; Small) cakes, cookies, beverages and juices, tea and coffee, chocolates, gummies, gum, and mints MCSB 90-day extension periods Type 1C (Cultivation; Specialty cottage; Small) Pre-roll Specialty Cottage Indoor Theoretical yield Lot In-process material THC limit of 10 milligrams per serving and 100 milligrams per package Edible cannabis product Department Sanitize Commercial cannabis activity Type 12 (Microbusiness) adulteration Kief cannabis concentrates Distribution Type 1A (Cultivation; Specialty indoor; Small) Net weight Mixed-light Tier 2 Track-and-trace systems Process Type 5 (Cultivation; Outdoor; Large) Cannabis product UID Processing Topical cannabis product THC DPH-17-010E Informational panel Nonmanufactured cannabis product Flowering Quality control personnel Actual yield Extraction Limited-access area Pathogen Medium Mixed-Light Tier 1 Mixed-light cultivation Type 5A (Cultivation; Indoor; Large) Qualified individual Small Mixed-Light Tier 1 Indoor cultivation alternate use of a manufacturing premises Type 14 (Cannabis Event Organizer) Microorganisms Finished product Quality control operation Universal symbol Labeling Specialty Cottage Mixed-Light Tier 1 Type P Packaging & Labeling Only Type 7 – for extraction using a volatile solvent (ex: butane, propane and hexane) 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 Quarantine Raw material package flower or pre-rolls Adult-use Market Specialty Indoor Personnel Medium Indoor Allergen Proposition 65 warning statement Ingredient Mature plant Manufacture Specialty Cottage Outdoor Type 4 (Cultivation; Nursery) Infusion Licensee Allergen cross-contact Component Specialty Mixed-Light Tier 2 Validation products similar to traditional food products prohibited Manufacturer licensee Nonvolatile solvent gross annual revenue for first year in operation under MAUCRSA Medium Mixed-Light Tier 2 Dried flower Contact surface Type 1B (Cultivation; Specialty mixed-light; Small) Watts per square foot Primary panel list of cannabis manufacturers Harvest Batch Track and trace system Type N Infusions (optional packaging and labeling) Applicant Monitor Verification Mixed-light Tier 1 Hazard infused butters and oils as concentrates Type 3B (Cultivation; Mixed-light; Medium) Type 2B (Cultivation; Mixed-light; Small) Product Identity Type 5B (Cultivation; Mixed-light; Large) Specialty Outdoor Specialty Cottage Mixed-Light Tier 2 Type N – for infusions Holding Type 8 (Testing Laboratory) Medium Outdoor Adulterated Type 1 (Cultivation; Specialty outdoor; Small) Type 9 (Non-Storefront Retailer) and more.

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