There’s Something in the Water: Aquamation in 2020

Talking about death won’t kill us but yet we avoid the topic like it will. The funeral industry thrives on public ignorance and is one of the most toxic and manipulative businesses, dumping 1.6 million tons of concrete, 4.8 million gallons of embalming fluids, and 178 tons of carbon dioxide into our land and atmosphere every year. Learn how people can stop contributing to the pollution caused by current deathcare options and cannonball into aquamation.

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Alex Casas

Pale Hearse

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Allie Garcia

Pale Hearse

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Melissa N. Unfred

The Modern Mortician

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