Drink Smart: Ingenious Straw Detects Date Rape Drugs!

Every day reports are made at police stations of young people being drugged and taken advantage of. As a result, fear brews amongst women and amongst men who want to protect their loved ones from such situations. You can now start to let that anxiety go because this ingenious straw detects date rape drugs!

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The Smart Straws detect GHB and Ketamine; chemicals that are most often linked to date rape drugs. When you stir your drink, the clear straw turns blue if it detects any drugs thereby giving you a clear warning and indication that your drink has been spiked!

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Equally as remarkable, the three geniuses behind this amazing straw are still in high school in Florida! Tired of the date rape culture, they decided to do something revolutionary about it! Although the implementation of the idea is still in the early stages, the young ladies are looking to expand the chemicals the straw can detect and intend of distributing them everywhere from bars to sororities.

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It will be a while before the release of this ingenious straw, but any ideas in eliminating the “date rape” culture world wide are welcome with open arms in protecting many lives!




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