A beautiful cemetery with blossoming trees

 

More cemeteries in the United States are going green, including many New York state cemeteries in the Rochester area. However, green burials aren’t a new trend.

 

Green burials don’t use embalming chemicals and the caskets are made of biodegradable materials, such as pine caskets and wicker baskets.

 

To read the full article by Meghan Finnerty in the Rochester Democrat and Chronicle, click here.