FRIDAY FOOTPRINT FLASH – Banning minors from energy drinks

Maryland lawmakers recently introduced a bill that would prohibit minors from purchasing or possessing energy drinks containing 71 or more milligrams of caffeine (and other ingredients), and also remove these drinks from vending machines. Pause for applause. 71 milligrams of caffeine (approximately 8-ounces of coffee) is nearly double the recommended limit for minors, but the [...]