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recent california business licensing news and updates California Commercial Cannabis Licenses (Medicinal and Adult-use Recreational) include:

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


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