The Ecopod coffin is made out of 100% recycled paper and is completely biodegradable. It comes in four colors with a variety of designs and they cost about $1500 to $1900, depending on which you order.
"Almost 90% of coffins used in burials are made of chipboard covered with a laminate, which leaks formaldehyde and glue into the groundwater and omits poisonous gases into the air," says Complexblog.
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Implications - More and more consumers are becoming conscious of the health of the Earth, and companies that offer eco-friendly products will appeal to a large group of customers looking to reduce their carbon footprint.
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- By: varkeychayaApr 23, 2008 Updated: Aug 8 2011