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California Universal Symbol for Cannabis
California Universal Symbol for Cannabis

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evidence of rehabilitation Licensee Lookup Tool comply with all packaging and labeling requirements licensed physical location (premises) Office of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment (OEHHA) commercial kitchens child-resistant outer package Vehicle Requirements Owner some nutritional facts at least 99% purity Local Authorization Attachment 2018 laws secondary packaging Department of Food and Agriculture’s CalCannabis Cultivation Licensing division loan provided to a commercial cannabis business infusion no infusion of alcohol testing lab Transition Period cannabis cultivation licensing Proposed Section 40133 Bond and Insurance Information basic nutritional information Non-Storefront Retailer (Type 9) Local Authorization concentrate certified by a California-licensed engineer licensed premises Track and Trace 2018 issues period of 120 days activity for a period of 120 days Category I Residual Pesticides Testing Foreign Material Testing Bond in the amount of $5,000 Microbial Impurities Testing (Escherichia coli and Salmonella spp.) exit packaging medicinal and adult-use markets inhalable cannabis storage of cannabis goods licensing cannabis third-party testing laboratories Criminal History 2018 resolutions protocol public health and safety sugar conditional license disclosure of all criminal convictions license review process Licensees Type S share facility space child-resistant packaging manufacturing activities informational panel California Public Records Act allergen information licensing and regulating commercial cannabis manufacturers Proposition 64: The Adult Use of Cannabis Act of 2016 product as a candy prohibited retailers sales of cannabis goods mandated warning statements cannabis plants packaging and labeling Homogeneity Testing of Edible Cannabis Products temporary license secured area manufacturing cannabis products supply chain inventory and quality control manufacture cannabis products Fingerprints testing methods manufacturing 2018 regulations California Department of Public Health (CDPH) Labor peace agreement Water Activity Testing of Solid or Semi-Solid Edibles licensing cannabis retailers Licensee Information extracts manufacturing practices sampling standards potentially-hazardous foods Temporary License Application Information manufacturing (Level 1 manufacturing, Type 6) ingredient list 120 days licensed cannabis distributors product formulation Terpenoids Testing licenses for both medicinal and adult-use cannabis manufacturing at the same premises quality control distributors Ethanol Department of Consumer Affairs’ Bureau of Cannabis Control packaging and labeling requirements persons with a financial interest in the cannabis business motor carrier permit A-license and an M-license for the same commercial cannabis activity shared-use manufacturing facilities regulations for medicinal and adult-use cannabis transportation of cannabis goods chain of custody annual license application structure and formation documents manufacturer's name 600 foot radius of a school Operating Procedures 2018 proposed changes remove THC/CBD Financial information re-sealable licensing cannabis microbusinesses good manufacturing practices sanitary workplaces pre-made or purchased Temporary License Application Physical address 2018 new laws contaminant free ownership premises is not within a Government medicinal and adult-use or both markets disposal Medical Cannabis Regulation and Safety Act of 2015 convicted of a substantially related crime Business and Professions Code section 26050.1 hang tag or a peel-back label surety bond purchasing cannabis products on tribal lands security transportation and security loop system Edibles– Products highly-concentrated oils or waxes Business Information ANTICIPATED ANNUAL (NONTEMPORARY) LICENSE APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS Completed Temporary License Application Form The Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch (MCSB) microbusinesses health impacts of cannabis Microbusiness periods of 90 days extensions transportation A-licensees nonlaboratory quality control final form cannabis cartoons Local Issuing Authority written procedures for inventory control edible products Temporary Cannabis Event cannabis products in container or wrapper for sale CDTFA seller’s permit Cannabinoids Testing Cannabis Manufacturing cannabis industries waste management laws CDPH-9041 MCSB’s temporary license application Conducting quality assurance review of cannabis goods cannabis adult-use products commercial cannabis manufacturers Poison Prevention Packaging Act of 1970 (PPPA) Heavy Metals Testing cannabis waste licensing scheme 2018 revisions limited to a maximum of 10 mg of THC per serving cultivation tamper-evident the commercial medicinal and adult-use (recreational) Butane/Hexane/Propane medicinal and adult-use commercial cannabis activity Medicinal and Adult-Use Cannabis Regulation and Safety Act tobacco products contaminants unique ID/batch number THC levels Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch financial interest holder aggregate interest of 20% or more local jurisdiction’s requirements commercial cannabis activity Moisture Content Testing medicinal commercial cannabis activity payable to the state of California M-licensees CDPH-issued universal symbol cannabis sales and/or consumption Transport vehicles alarm system vape cartridges local jurisdiction commercial cannabis products cannabis market laboratory quality assurance Manufactured Cannabis Safety Branch (MCSB) 600-foot radius of a school at least 20% ownership interest The California Department of Public Health's Retailer (Type 10) no added caffeine Retailer (nonstorefront) recordkeeping The Bureau of Cannabis Control (BCC) paper inserted into the packaging disposal and destruction methods alcoholic beverages Arranging for laboratory testing CALIFORNIA BUREAU OF CANNABIS CONTROL Food-grade Butter/Oil packaging and labeling requirements for pre-rolls must enter certain events A-license and an M-license destruction of cannabis goods Extractions using CO2 labels not be attractive Manufactured Cannabis Licensing System (MCLS) government warning statement label Temporary event up to 4 days Distributor transport manufacturers who package for other producers Local Jurisdictions equity interest in a commercial cannabis business 2018 important information Proposition 65 dried flower 2018 recent news requiring refrigeration entry into the legal, regulated market capsules no infusion of nicotine Financial Interest inventory small product packaging scaled to the gross annual revenue of the licensed premises packaging conducting quality assurance review medicinal and adult-use cannabis manufacturing required limits compliance with local jurisdiction supply chains for medicinal and adult-use cannabis products Cultivation less than 10,000 LICENSE APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS three state cannabis-licensing authorities regulatory framework Mechanical A-license onsite sale and consumption of cannabis goods Application Checklist 2,000 mg of THC per package for the medicinal-use market Seller’s permit number 2018 updates Identifying information operating premises volatile solvent access to the area(s) licensed cannabis manufacturers identity of the product persons 21 years of age or older Form # CDPH-9041 health claims shaped like a human, animal, insect, or fruit investment into a commercial cannabis business exception for testing laboratories amount of sodium 100 mg of THC per package carbohydrates and fat per serving 2018 compliance product guidelines Percentage of ownership transport cannabis goods to retailer track and trace system public Licensee Lookup Tool evidence of the legal right to occupy the premises Category II Residual Solvents and Processing Chemicals Testing compliance with regulations BUREAU OF CANNABIS CONTROL secondary package labeling onsite consumption of cannabis goods delivery vehicle $3,000 of cannabis goods CalCannabis Cultivation Licensing 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In addition, track and trace system Type S (coming soon, shared-use manufacturing facilities) Type 8 (Testing Laboratory) Pre-roll Type 5 (Cultivation; Outdoor; Large) Product Identity Allergen cross-contact Nursery Mixed-light Tier 2 Volatile solvent Premises Specialty Cottage Indoor Type 5A (Cultivation; Indoor; Large) Type 6 (Manufacturer 1) Extraction: Non-volatile Solvents, Mechanical Methods package flower or pre-rolls Immature plant Theoretical yield Verification Topical cannabis product Extraction Specialty Indoor infused pre-rolls Pest Mixed-light cultivation UID Indoor cultivation 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) Pathogen THC Request for Live Scan Component Small Outdoor Bureau Specialty Mixed-Light Tier 2 Allergen Microorganisms Type 2 (Cultivation; Outdoor; Small) products similar to traditional food products prohibited Type N Infusions (optional packaging and labeling) Ingredient Manufacturer licensee Harvest Batch Edible cannabis product Type 3 (Cultivation; Outdoor; Medium) Watts per square foot Contact surface Wet weight Adult-use Market gross annual revenue for first year in operation under MAUCRSA Dried flower Type 13 (Distributor Transport Only) Holding Cultivation Validation list of cannabis manufacturers Processor Specialty Cottage Mixed-Light Tier 1 Medium Outdoor Medium Mixed-Light Tier 1 Adequate Small Indoor Small Mixed-Light Tier 1 CBD Informational panel Specialty Cottage Outdoor Type 5B (Cultivation; Mixed-light; Large) cakes, cookies, beverages and juices, tea and coffee, chocolates, gummies, gum, and mints Specialty Outdoor Lot Type 3A (Cultivation; Indoor; Medium) Environmental pathogen DPH-17-010E Labeling Nonvolatile solvent Adulterated Commercial cannabis activity Quality control operation Type 14 (Cannabis Event Organizer) Commercial-grade, non-residential door lock Type 9 (Non-Storefront Retailer) Track-and-trace systems Type 3B (Cultivation; Mixed-light; Medium) Infusion Unique identifier Processing Applicant CBD from industrial hemp Package Batch alternate use of a manufacturing premises Nonmanufactured cannabis product Qualified individual Type 1A (Cultivation; Specialty indoor; Small) Small Mixed-Light Tier 2 Kief Limited-access area Personnel THC limit of 10 milligrams per serving and 100 milligrams per package Type 11 (Distributor) M-license Medium Indoor Flowering Type 1C (Cultivation; Specialty cottage; Small) infused butters and oils as concentrates Department Type P Packaging & Labeling Only Finished product Serving Actual yield Type 4 (Cultivation; Nursery) Universal symbol Type 10 (Retailer) Primary panel Proposition 65 warning statement MCSB 90-day extension periods Specialty Mixed-Light Tier 1 Canopy Preventive controls Cannabis product Specialty Cottage Mixed-Light Tier 2 Type 7 – for extraction using a volatile solvent (ex: butane, propane and hexane) Type 2B (Cultivation; Mixed-light; Small) adulteration Type 1B (Cultivation; Specialty mixed-light; Small) Net weight Medium Mixed-Light Tier 2 Process Type 2A (Cultivation; Indoor; Small) Type 1 (Cultivation; Specialty outdoor; Small) Sanitize Type P – for packaging and labeling only Quality Mixed-light Tier 1 Outdoor cultivation cannabis concentrates Track and trace system Type N – for infusions Type 7 (Manufacturer 2) Extraction: Volatile Solvents Mature plant Quarantine Cultivation site Quality control personnel Processing aid Licensee Hazard Manufacture Type 12 (Microbusiness) Monitor Distribution In-process material Raw material and more.

Last updated on March 17, 2018

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