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California Universal Symbol for Cannabis
California Universal Symbol for Cannabis


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

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


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