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maybe if lindsay pizza box isn't so bad i chemical that helps keep pizza boxes from collapsing even when they're soaked with grease could be hazardous to your health department of health and human services official and hundreds of environmental scientists say there needs to be more research on p. f. a. s. is the chemicals known , cities of links some p. f. a. s. is to help problems including cancer the water resistant chemicals can stay in the body for years and they're everywhere from electronics to clothing to carpet treatments , what is correspondent sharon begley says dupont and other manufacturers have acknowledged that some p. f. a. s. is are dangerous enough stopped making them but the companies argue that the remaining chemicals in this class are absolutely invaluable and , for them , so to phase them out to stop putting them in a commercial and consumer products would really leave us with nothing , the coalition of researcher says the international community should limit production and use of a class of p. f. a. s. is where research is less clear instead of waiting to see if that research shows they're harmful