5 Best Biodegradable Caskets for Green, Eco-Friendly Burial or Cremation

Biodegradable caskets for burial or cremation allow us to care for the environment for future generations.  An eco casket, or environmentally friendly coffin doesn't have to be a compromise. There are some really beautiful designs on the market these days, so your loved one can be sent off with style as well as with a clear conscience.  

We have put together a selection of green caskets and coffins for all budgets.  These biodegradable caskets are available in the USA.  For eco coffins UK, please click here.  

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Bamboo Lattice Coffin

Green Coffin - Natural Bamboo Lattice

Bamboo is a highly sustainable material as it grows so fast.  It is a lovely natural product which will gradually break down in the environment.  This pretty basket is made by Village Memorial. 

Natural Woven Green Burial Basket Casket) - Size 71" x 21"

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Natural Green Burial Casket

Natural Green Burial Casket

Simplicity itself.  Many of us say all we want is a simple pine box.  Well, this is it. Natural, green and affordable.  Why waste money and ruin the environment at the same time? 

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Organic Willow Green Coffin

This is one of the greenest burial caskets on the market and is also suitable for cremation.  Made of natural willow it is sturdy and beautiful.  It is 100% combustible and 100% biodegradable.  

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Natural Carrier for Shroud Burial or Cremation

This natural willow carrier is ideal for an affordable green burial.  It can be buried, cremated or used just as a carrier for a shroud burial. 

Totally organic with an unbleached cotton lining.  

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Handmade Pine Casket 

Handmade Pine Casket

Handmade pine caskets are simple and environmentally friendly.  There are a few options available at Etsy. 

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