When you’ve got to go . . .
Jeremy Piercy of Shared Earth in his book, Coffins, Cats and Fairtrade Sex Toys brought attention to the accessibility of Fairtrade Coffins in the UK. A number of independent funeral directors have been supplying these beautifully made coffins for a while, but it was good to read in the press recently that Co-operative Funeralcare have started to offer them as an environmentally friendly and ethical option. In addition the coffins have been endorsed by Traidcraft, verifying them as having been made under fairtrade conditions.
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