Elizabeth Oakes said the ‘green burial’ procedure is more eco friendly than standard flame cremation
Sandy Sullivan, founder and Director of Resomation Ltd spoke as part of a four-person panel at the Joint Bereavement Services seminar in Stratford on 27 March. The theme of the event was ‘the impact of burial and cremation on the environment’.
Sandy Sullivan, founder and Director of Resomation Ltd, was pleased to be invited to deliver a keynote speech at the Funeral Future congress in Assen, the Netherlands, on 26 March 2019.
This year’s ICCFA’s Annual Convention was in Charlotte, North Carolina, USA which is one of the most recent states to legalise Water Cremation (known as Alkaline hydrolysis in America). Founder, Sandy Sullivan and Nicki Mikolai, our North American Sales Manager, exhibited with over a thousand cemetery, cremation and funeral service owners and managers from throughout […]
RESOMATION: SUSTAINABLE WATER CREMATION BY HOWARD PICKARD, MANAGING DIRECTOR, RESOMATION LTD Water cremation is the environmentally sustainable alternative to flame cremation and burial. For the more than 870 privately-owned, independent funeral homes affiliated with SAIF, the prospect of offering this technology alongside local authority and private crematoria could help deliver a step change in funeral […]
An editorial by Funeral Business Advisor where Resomation America Sales Manager, Nicki Mikolai, explains why she thinks alkaline hydrolysis (known as water cremation in the UK) is the next phase in this evolution. Alkaline Hydrolysis Expert “Water Cremation gives families another option. For years, there was only the choice between burial and flame-based cremation. What […]
Resomation on the agenda at University of Central Lancashire’s School of Forensic and Applied Sciences
Sandy Sullivan, Founder and Director of Resomation, was delighted to speak with students about Resomation on Monday 18th March at the University of Central Lancashire’s (UCLan) School of Forensic and Applied Sciences. Sandy was invited by Dr Peter Cross, Senior Lecturer in Forensic Anthropology and Death Sciences at UCLan. UCLan’s School of Forensic Sciences run […]
Resomation opened their doors for their second open day at their Leeds manufacturing facility in December. Around 40 funeral directors, celebrants and crematoria operators visited throughout the day, with Founder, Sandy Sullivan and Managing Director Howard Pickard running morning and afternoon sessions providing the latest update regarding the UK situation for the introduction of water […]
This article was written by David Gresty the MD of Arthur Gresty funeral homes and Editor of the quarterly BIFD journal in the UK. This was following an education session presented by Resomation at a regional NAFD meeting in Manchester.
Resomation is a flame-free method of cremation which uses water to break down a corpse in a method which is deemed to be more ‘natural’ and eco-friendly than burial or a flame cremation alternative. The UK government are considering introducing this method to Britain; Howard Pickard speaks to Shekina Tuahene about the process.