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Is This Unusual Green Burial Option Making a Comeback?

By Sami Grover, TreeHugger From composting your corpse to a woodland burial, we've seen plenty of ways to reduce the footprint of your final resting place. But one practice has always struck me …

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Environmentally-Friendly Funeral Planning

Anne-Marie Botek, AgingCare.com Editor. Despite being part of the natural celebration of the cycle of life and death, most modern variations on traditional funeral practices are far from environmen…

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Are Green Funeral Homes Guilty Of Greenwashing?

Green funerals have become popular amongst those who want to ensure that their passing will have minimal negative impact on the planet. But because the industry is new, some companies have taken advan…

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The Greenest Way to Die

By Katherine Butler, MNN Want to go green in death? Here's a process that may allow you to do just that. Resomation involves an alkaline hydrolysis process that dissolves a body into both a liq…

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