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A Real Return to Nature: Green Burials are Becoming Popular

Every year Americans spend $12 billion on funerals. While the funeral service sector says it provides a safe, dignified way to bury the dead, some say the environment is paying a high price for conventional burials. Green burials are a new option.

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Ending on a Green Note: Exploring Green Burials

There's a lot of talk about how to live sustainably, but today some people are talking about how to treat the environment well, even

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