New methods for disposing of human bodies are being brought on to the market for undertakers to offer. Being liquefied of freeze dried are the two newest.
About Egidius Kuhlmann
Reading about peak-oil, overpopulation, “Terra Preta” and biochar in 2009 and after making batches biochar for soil improvement from garden residue, I thought, why not make biochar from corpses.
Deeply worried about the unsustainable path 'we' as humanity have taken, I see a future where fossil fuels are scarce, the western economic growth model in tatters, the global temperature rises due to the CO2 concentration in the atmosphere with an growing population reaching billions more humans than is sustainable?
Thinking along those paths, the question “how can we dispose so efficiently and with the least amount of energy of human remains” became the starting point.
We depend on your generosity to help us make Pyrolysium a common practice of corpse disposal.
Prolysium.org is an organisation dedicated to the introduction and promotion of pyrolysis of human remains. We develop methods and designs in an "open source" work environment and distribute the results to the public at large.
In 2011 we have therefore placed this idea in a Creative Commons Licence.
If you make commercial use of this work, you are obligated to help Pyrolysium.org to promote this method worldwide.
Permissions beyond the scope of this license may be available at http://pyrolysium.org/rights.