Portland has started a new option that will provide us memorial benefits once that sad time for us to go is here. We now practice the usual burial practices of coffins and cremation but it just remains that some day, all memorial homes may not have enough room to accommodate us and allow our loved ones to mourn for us.
Also, the eco-friendly practice of looking for alternative such as adhering towards some eco-friendly solutions that can help us and the environment. We all here of green compliant practices but the thing remains that we must look at our own future as well. Some may not value it now, but memorial plans will eventually have their share of attention for personal and environmental reasons.
Some eco-pods resemble an over-sized picnic basket while others, at least in appearance, resemble a coffin made of a much sturdier material.
“It’s just like heavy duty papier-mache. It’s completely biodegradable so this breaks down in the Earth really quickly,” she said.