Relay: ‘Til Death, Do Your Part.
When the time comes for us to part this world, wise choices involving our burial methods tend to escape some of us, as we want to leave as flamboyantly as our savings would allow us. But for those who want to take the environmentally friendly approach to the grave, there are options readily available such as green cemeteries, and biodegradable coffins.
Laura Moss for Mother Nature Network wrote a complete article on green burials a while back, including various alternative for normal coffins, more environmentally-conscious choices in place of cremation, and eco-safe ways to transport and store bodies postmortem. Perhaps the coolest things shown would be the Bios Urns, the Ecocoffin, the “Shelves for Life”–functioning shelves by day, and coffin by night, and the snazzy EcoPods.
So go on, check out the full MNN article here.
For further information, you might wanna peek at GreenYour.com’s list as well for some other tips.