Space for burial is becoming extremely limited and alternatives such as flame cremation are polluting the atmosphere with harmful mercury emissions. For the first time in 100 years we have a new end of life option through cremation.
Instead of burial in earth or burning by fire we now have a true third water based option that allows us to express our environmental awareness and concerns in a positive manner. Water cremation offers people a more natural, gentle and environmental choice.
The funeral industry continues to evolve and modernise with people looking for more choice. Water cremation is the next phase in this evolution and will offer people a more environmentally friendly end of life option and help meet the capacity challenges of a growing population.
CANA (Cremation Association of North America) recently hosted an excellent, well attended event, their Alkaline Hydrolysis Summit. The Summit was to advance the water cremation technology and was held at…