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

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