Washington State Legalizes Composting of Human Remains
It's the first state to allow the practice, which is intended to be a more environmentally friendly alternative to traditional burial or cremation.
Why Human Composting Might Be the Green Alternative to Conventional Burials
The process turns the human body into nutrient-rich soil naturally in about 30 days, and it could soon be legalized in Washington State.
The Rise of the Green Burial: After Death, Consider the Natural Option
To keep tons of steel and harmful embalming fluids out of the ground—and to save money—more and more Americans are considering a natural burial after death.