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Washington could become the first state to legalize human composting

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https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-new...first-state-legalize-human-composting-n952421

Washington residents "are very excited about the prospect of becoming a tree or having a different alternative,” state Sen. Jamie Pedersen said.

When Americans die, most are buried or cremated. Washington could soon become the first state to allow another option: human composting.

The novel approach, known as “recomposition,” involves placing bodies in a vessel and hastening their decomposition into a nutrient-dense soil that can then be returned to families. The aim is a less expensive way of dealing with human remains that is better for the environment than burial, which can leach chemicals into the ground, or cremation, which releases earth-warming carbon dioxide.
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The possibility of returning after death - as a tree or garden compost. Could become a growth industry.
 

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The satanic hellscape my once beautiful homeland has become. This is why I’m saving to move out
 

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I have opted for cremation.....wife plans to dump my ashes on her rose bushes. ;)
 

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https://www.nbcnews.com/news/us-new...first-state-legalize-human-composting-n952421

Washington residents "are very excited about the prospect of becoming a tree or having a different alternative,” state Sen. Jamie Pedersen said.

When Americans die, most are buried or cremated. Washington could soon become the first state to allow another option: human composting.

The novel approach, known as “recomposition,” involves placing bodies in a vessel and hastening their decomposition into a nutrient-dense soil that can then be returned to families. The aim is a less expensive way of dealing with human remains that is better for the environment than burial, which can leach chemicals into the ground, or cremation, which releases earth-warming carbon dioxide.
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The possibility of returning after death - as a tree or garden compost. Could become a growth industry.

One step closer to this:

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Please hurry it up and get out then. Don’t let the door hit your ass on the way out as well.
 

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The satanic hellscape my once beautiful homeland has become. This is why I’m saving to move out

Go Fund Me? If they give for the wall, a few quid for you isn’t out of the equation.......my $0.02. Gods speed!
 

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Please hurry it up and get out then. Don’t let the door hit your ass on the way out as well.

Don't worry, no longer then a year.
 

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Thank goodness. One less bible thumping morality hypocrite to worry about.

Why would you call me a hypocrite? what basis do you have for that accusation?
 
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