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.
Check out these other eco-coffins:
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.
Eco-Friendly Coffins 2
More Stats +/-
Top 100 Gadget Trends in February
Frozen Dessert Cooling Fans
Fantastical Textile Creatures
Sci-Fi Dating Games
Question-Based Social Apps