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Shirley Leung

Molten Metal revisited?

Some of the big names behind the company take on a new technology in Fall River

It was the high-flying, feel-good, do-good startup of the early ’90s, attracting the best and brightest from MIT and beyond.

Molten Metal Technology held out the promise of recycling toxic waste by dissolving it in a bath of molten metal. Cleaning up the environment was becoming a thing, and investors were hopping on for the ride.

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