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California Universal Symbol for Cannabis


California Universal Symbol for Cannabis

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


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