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

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