After Health Canada announced recommendations about energy drinks, Media Editor Lee Richardson went and asked people what they thought of the news.
The federal Health Minister Leona Aglukkaq has rejected the recommendations made by the Health Canada expert panel.
But new regulations regarding energy drinks will be put in place. They include:
- Limiting the amount of caffeine in a single to 180 mg.
- Requiring that labels highlighting the amount of caffeine in the product.
- Requiring warnings regarding mixing energy drinks with alcohol.