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

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Last updated on August 11, 2018



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