Do not be fooled, Green Embalming is a Funeral Industry Plan to keep Charging you for Embalming. So Far there is no solid indication that the line of Eco Friendly is friendly to the environment. Sadly to report that this is a plan to raise your funeral cost. Embalming Fluid embalms and then degrades in the body after initial preservation. The line of embalming products comes from Champion Company: the leader in th production of the Carcinogin Based Formaldehyde Products.The Product Line is called Enigma.It is called bio embalming.
THE FUNERAL COST SURPRISE IS THAT THEY ARE CHARGING MORE FOR THIS PRODUCT COMPARED TO OTHE EMBALMING FLUID PRODUCTS. THE COMPANY CLAIMS THAT THE COST WILL NOT BE PASSED ON TO THE CONSUMER.
On the surface this looks like an attempt to raise the consumers funeral cost and keep cremation from happening, The larger question looms how will(does)l the consumer know what kind of embalming fluid is used?
“When compared to traditional embalming chemicals, funeral homes will pay more for Enigma products, but with proper usage, it should not impact the end cost to purchasers of funeral home services, Bauman said.
With the introduction of Enigma, the company has found an additional opportunity to reintroduce their formaldehyde-free products.
“It’s giving us an opportunity to return to customers who shunned us before, now 15 years later they’re more interested,” Gianakopoulos said’-via Springfield News Sun.com
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Lesson For the Consumer: You have the right to refuse embalming, Do nor be caught up in Embalming tricks to raise your funeral cost.