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

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Last updated on June 16, 2018

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