Ashes to Ashes. Dust to Dust. Or, in Washington State, You Could Now Be Compost. | The New York Times

‘Gov. Jay Inslee signed legislation on Wednesday allowing the practice of “aboveground decomposition,” making Washington the first state in the nation — and likely the first place in the world, legal experts said — to explicitly allow human remains to become compost.’

Source: Ashes to Ashes. Dust to Dust. Or, in Washington State, You Could Now Be Compost. | The New York Times