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Green your burial!

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Biodegradable and eco-friendly coffins, caskets, and ash burial urns—constructed mostly from wicker, wood, and recycled newspaper—are designed to break down quickly in the earth, returning the elements of the body back into the surrounding soil system and the plants and trees that rise above.

Read more about this sustainable approach to an issue we'll all have to face, and about one pioneering company who's putting old ideas about death to rest.

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