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


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