Cremation

The U.S. Cremation Rate Exceeds 50%. Now What?
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The U.S. Cremation Rate Exceeds 50%. Now What?

CDFuneralNews - June 19, 2017

CANA’s member-exclusive Annual Statistics Report Preview, just published in May, shows that 2016 was the year the U.S. cremation rate exceeded 50%. The profession has been anticipating this milestone for some time—so what’s next?

VW Commercial Takes Ash Scattering to the Masses
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VW Commercial Takes Ash Scattering to the Masses

Ryan Thogmartin - May 3, 2017

Cremation isn't going anywhere. 2016 marked the first time the cremation rate surpassed that of burial. What we have also noticed is cremation isn't always about price, baby…

UK Cremation Service Comes to Your Home, Ash Back Guarantee
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Cremation
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UK Cremation Service Comes to Your Home, Ash Back Guarantee

CDFuneralNews - April 3, 2017

Originally Posted on Funeral Booker Why Choose Home Cremation? With the average funeral cost now exceeding £3,437 * people are increasingly seeking alternative ways to say goodbye…

The NURN Offers a Beautiful Departure Ritual for Coastal Dying
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Cremation
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The NURN Offers a Beautiful Departure Ritual for Coastal Dying

CDFuneralNews - March 26, 2017

As cultures around the world depart from long-standing death rituals in favor of specialized solutions, we are seeing a shift in the outlook of memorialization. There has…

Drones in Australia Are Now Providing a Cutting-Edge Memorialization Experience
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Drones in Australia Are Now Providing a Cutting-Edge Memorialization Experience

Ryan Thogmartin - March 6, 2017

The race is on to discover how we can improve our world using drone technology. They are quickly moving away from being the #1 Christmas gift for…

Capsule Urn Featured in New Film “The Book of Love”
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Capsule Urn Featured in New Film “The Book of Love”

CDFuneralNews - January 17, 2017

Vancouver, WA USA – 13 Jan 2017 THE BOOK OF LOVE - (originally titled The Devil and the Deep Blue Sea) is an American film directed and…

The Ash Glaze is Gaining Mainstream Traction… and We Should Have Seen This Coming.
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Cremation
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The Ash Glaze is Gaining Mainstream Traction… and We Should Have Seen This Coming.

CDFuneralNews - January 10, 2017

Just before the holidays, Justin Crowe, Founder of Chronicle Cremation Designs, stopped by Connecting Directors headquarters and we had a chance to interview him about his new…

Carrie Fisher’s Urn Is Shaped Like A Giant Prozac Pill, Like She Would’ve Wanted
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Carrie Fisher’s Urn Is Shaped Like A Giant Prozac Pill, Like She Would’ve Wanted

CDFuneralNews - January 9, 2017

Originally Posted on Mashable Carrie Fisher's legacy as a mental health advocate and her fiercely ironic sense of humor were encapsulated in one final gesture: Her Prozac…

Crematory Operators And Silica
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Crematory Operators And Silica

CDFuneralNews - January 5, 2017

On March 25, OSHA published its final Silica Standard with an effective date of June 23, 2016. General industry businesses, such as crematories, have until June 23,…

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We Interview The Guy Who Created Dinnerware Infused With Cremated Remains

CDFuneralNews - December 27, 2016

By definition Chronicle Cremation Designs transforms a loved one's ashes into remarkable ceramic design objects for your home. What that really means is they mix cremated human…