Green Burial

“Natural” or “green” burial, according to Lilipoh magazine, has as its goal to return the remains to the Earth in as direct and simple a manner as possible.

Burial Options For The Environmentally Conscious

As a funeral director, you may have noticed a rise in requests for green burials.

Final Arrangements And The Do-It-Yourselfers

The age of self-help and how-to is in full swing.

Denver Offers Community Earth-friendly Funeral Options

Dignity Memorial currently provides green services and products through two of its Colorado facilities.

Throw Your Own Great Funeral on ‘Create a Great Funeral Day,’ Oct. 30 suggests individuals think about throwing their own funeral on Saturday, October 30, the 11th annual Create a Great Funeral Day.

Death and Taxes — Offers a ‘Tax Rebate’

Up to $500 for individuals who register at

A History of Unfair Death Certificate Fees in Utah

An ongoing battle to lower costs for home funerals in Utah.

The Art of the Obituary II

Remember that you, like Alden Whitman, are writing a life story in a condensed version.

Redefining Domestic Partnerships and Funeral Arrangements in Rhode Island

The latest in deathcare news came today from Rhode Island, as that state’s Governor Don Carcieri vetoed a bill that would allow gays and lesbians in his state to plan funeral arrangements for their deceased partners.

From Cradle to Grave: WalMart’s Caskets

Walmart always had an eye for growth. Now, that eye is on death.