You can now go green even in the afterlife. Funeral homes are offering more options to those who want to return to nature more naturally.Going green, even in death, can be a reality.
"This is bamboo - construction can also be wicker, sea grass and solid wood," said Nicos Elias. "Unlike steel, which lasts for centuries, these caskets are biodegradable, as are the eco urns. Paper mache is designed to return to the earth naturally," said Elias... LINK:http://www.wfmz.com/news/22514293/detail.html
Bo Koltnow reports that Elias' funeral home, one of the first in the US to offer natural funerals, is doing well. 5% of his business is "green" and the percentage is rising. Elias' is one of the charter signers of the Natural End Pledge, and was one of the first funeral homes in the country to stock Natural Burial Company coffins.
Visit Nicos' Elias funeral home webpage - http://www.eliasfuneralhome.com