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These Biodegradable Coffins Let You Choose What Tree You Want To Be
Death is perhaps the most respected and feared of all concepts of our cultures. Every culture has for long returned the dead bodies of their own to nature, some even preserved them.
But as the time changes, most methods tend to get old and inefficient, sometimes even harmful. With new age technologies, an Italian firm, Capsula Mundi, has created alternative burial method.
Let me present, Organic Burial Pods
These burial pods are the new generation coffins, made of biodegradable starch-plastic and are egg shaped.
This is how it works
They convert the deceased into the tree of their choice. It's an everlasting memorial and beautiful too.
These have been exhibited widely
And appreciated by many, only that it is still under legal scrutiny as Italian laws don't permit natural burial.
And it took years of work to get recognition
Anna Citelli and Raoul Bretzel
A preferable afterlife then that from myths, a tree
Maybe someday, this chill and monotony will change
And instead, we will, in a beautiful place like this.
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