The funeral service industry has changed so much in the past 100 years. In fact only about 3% of deceased persons were cremated in 1940 due to the many skeptics surrounding this process, but now it is as high as 68% in Canada.
Since the dawn of natural burial the funeral service industry has evolved to meet new consumer demands.
Read the post on the funeralOne blog, which discusses the changing trends in the funeral service industry including the growing demand for greener means of disposition. This article is a great resource for funeral establishments whom are considering to offer the additional option of green burial to families and are looking for information on how to practice these more environmentally friendly methods.