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

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