A beautiful memorial garden made for a mother and daughter

A bond between a mother and a child is indescribable. In this very emotional story, a daughter loses a mother and a mother loses a child. During such a heart-breaking time, many people like this young girl and her grand-mother seek out options open to them to keep their beloved close to home. Baru Rose lives […]

National Poison Prevention Week: What are you Breathing in Daily?

This week is National Poison Prevention Week in the US. And to mark it, at Bios Urn® we wanted to bring awareness to the quality of air. A recent study conducted by the World Health Organization (WHO) estimates 7 million people die every year due to exposure to fine particles and pollution in the air. […]

Why Soil is important for Tree health

There are numerous factors that can affect your plant health, one of which is soil. It’s easy to overlook soil for tree or shurb health when planting, we become so caught up with tree care above ground that we forget what’s happening below ground is just as important. Soil for tree health is essential, especially in urban […]

Celebrities are opting for no-fuss direct cremation instead of traditional burials

More and more people are opting for “direct cremations” that involve no mourners and no fuss. This was Karl Lagerfeld´s wish, the longtime creative director of Fendi and Chanel who died this month at the age of 85 after a battle with pancreatic cancer. Stars including Victoria Beckham and Naomi Campbell may have led the […]

Swedish student leader wins EU pledge to spend billions on climate

The European Union should spend hundreds of billions of euros combating climate change during the next decade, its chief executive said this week (on Thursday 21st February 2019), responding to a Swedish teen Greta Thunberg who has inspired a global movement of children against global warming. At Bios Urn® we are fascinated by this case […]

Bios Urn® Launches the new “Bios Urn Love” on Valentine’s day

Do you love someone dearly? Have you ever wished you could stay close to each other, even after life has ended? Imagine that you could come back to life, together. Imagine that you could carry on growing together….as trees. “Bios Urn Love” is the world’s first pack of biodegradable urns, also known as companion urns […]

Bios Urns for pets and the inspirational story of search-and-rescue dog Joy

Losing a pet can be like losing a family member. During such a heart-breaking time, many people seek out options open to them to keep their beloved pet close to home. This is how many discover the Bios Urns for pets. Our pets show us unconditional love. And although we don’t speak the same language, there is an […]

Will the “planetary health diet” save lives, the planet and feed us all?

It is being talked about worldwide. A diet has been developed that promises to save lives, feed 10 billion people and all without causing catastrophic damage to the planet. Have you heard about it yet? A group of scientists have been working backstage to try to figure out how we are going to feed billions […]

Bios Urn Blog: Discover the 5 most-read articles in 2018!

A new year has begun. Welcome 2019! A whole year of blank pages ready to be filled with many more interesting Bios Urn Blog articles! In 2018, we have enjoyed bringing you the latest news, ecological current affairs, sustainable trends and emotional testimonials. This coming year, you can hope to see lots more with a […]