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October 6, 2023

Workers removing molten iron

Workers remove molten iron from a pilot scale facility at Boston Metal in Woburn, Massachusetts, a U.S. National Science Foundation-supported startup. The company is developing a new method to produce cleaner, cheaper, greener steel and stainless steel that focuses on the production of iron and ferrochromium, which are the basis of many high-performance steels.

[Research supported by U.S. National Science Foundation grant TI 1534664.]

Learn more in the NSF Science Matters story Climate change problem solvers: Startups with solutions. (Date of image: 2022; date originally posted to NSF Multimedia Gallery: Sept. 22, 2023)

Credit: Boston Metal

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