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Provides hunger relief through a network of over 200 food banks and food-rescue programs. Voice: 1-800-771-2303 Website: http://www.feedingamerica.org Verified: 2/27/2014
Meat and Poultry Hotline
Answers questions on the proper handling of food. Helps individuals to understand labels on meat and poultry. Will answer questions about safe handling procedures. Sponsored by US Dept. of Agriculture. Voice: (BILINGUAL) 1-800-535-4555 or 1-888-674-6854 (Mon.-Fri., 10am-4pm EST) Website: http:/www.fsis.usda.gov Verified: 2/27/2014
Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition
Provides information on food safety, cosmetics, nutrition, dietary supplements, food additives, food labeling and food biotechnology. Sponsored by FDA. Voice: 1-888-723-3366 (Mon.-Fri., 10am-4pm EST) Website: http:/www.cfsan.fda.gov Verified: 2/27/2014
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