04/12/2011 01:07 pm ET | Updated Jun 12, 2011

FDA Launches Food Recall Search Site

We've all been there: You hear a snippet about a recall on television or the radio, but don't catch the batch number or where the product was sold. Now you're left wondering, are those turkey meatballs in your freezer deadly?

Thanks to the Food Safety Modernization Act, you now have a helpful new tool to find out. As mandated by the updated law in January, the Food and Drug Administration has cleaned up its recall directory site, making search for recalled foods a little easier on the consumer.

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