March 15, 2021
By Eric Englund
What is eco-friendly burial? It is a uncomplicated process in harmony with character. Whilst simple, there are quite a few possibilities for preparing a inexperienced burial.
The Barnegat Quaker Assembly and the Burlington Quarterly Assembly (South Jersey Quakers) co-sponsor a virtual system on the subject Sunday, March 21, at 12:15 p.m.
Guest presenter Andrew Hoffman will make clear what a eco-friendly burial is and explain the diverse alternatives readily available, involving burial web-sites, green products and solutions these types of as urns and caskets, and the choice of eco-friendly embalming. A query and response session follows.
Environmentally friendly burial is outlined as a way of caring for the dead with minimal environmental influence that aids in the conservation of all-natural assets, reduction of carbon emissions, protection of employee wellbeing, and the restoration and/or preservation of habitat.
Hoffman is a licensed funeral director and prearrangement counselor for the Jeffries and Keates Funeral Residence in Northfield, exactly where he created a green burial method. He has labored for his latest organization for about 22 decades and has mortuary science licenses to observe in Pennsylvania and New Jersey.
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