Terms of reference
Levels of consumption
The Government consultation
Aims of this Report
2 Effects of consumption on children
Association with other risk-taking behaviours
Are energy drinks different to other soft drinks?
Do the effects of energy drinks on children differ from the effects on adults?
What is a safe level of caffeine?
Is there enough evidence?
3 A statutory or a voluntary ban?
Can children currently purchase energy drinks?
Statutory versus voluntary ban
A ban at 16 or 18?
4 Labelling and advertising
Communicating caffeine and sugar content: spoonfuls and cupfuls?
5 Marketing and advertising
Marketing and the concept of ‘energy’ drinks
Gendered branding and marketing
In computer games
Conclusions and recommendations
Annex: Education Centre survey
Published written evidence
List of Reports from the Committee during the current Parliament
Published: 4 December 2018