10 Sustainable Ways to Recycle your Christmas Tree

Every year, there are hundreds of millions of real Christmas trees sold in the world. And the debate continues whether it’s more sustainable to buy a real tree or a fake tree. Fake trees can be used year after year, while a real tree is cut down, can only be used once, and then discarded. […]

Popular trees you can grow with a Bios Urn® in Canada

Want to use a Bios Urn® in Canada, but are unsure about which tree to use? We have got you covered.  We will be posting a few posts about tree species compatible in different zones and throughout different parts of the world. In this post, we will be focusing on popular trees in Canada and […]

Christmas Trees and Traditions around the world

Christmas time is upon us. Christmas trees have sprung up on every corner, no matter which country in the world you live in. The Christmas tree has become a universal symbol of the holiday season. Last year Bios Urn® shared the History of the Christmas Tree. This year we will take you on a trip […]

Tips on How to water your tree

Learning how to water a tree is one of the best ways to keep it healthy and stress-free, especially during the hotter months of the year. But did you know that the most common watering mistake is actually too much water? Whether it’s too much or too little, watering can be tricky if you don’t […]

Is cremation toxic? Setting the record straight!

We are often asked: Is human cremation toxic? It’s a question we have come across within the industry and one that we really wanted to understand when embarking on the Bios Urn® journey. Cremation is a method of final disposition of a dead body through burning (combustion). It may serve as a funeral or post-funeral […]

‘Forest Bathing’ helps deal with stress and insomnia

Have you heard of Forest Bathing? Or let us ask you a different way: Have you ever gone for a walk in nature and come back full of positive energy? Well, you’ve had a ‘forest bath’ perhaps without even realizing it. Carry on reading to find out more …   ‘Forest Bathing’ helps deal with […]

Trees famous for their beautiful fall color

In many countries around the world, Autumn is “leaf season,” nature’s annual color festival. And some trees just stand out with their beautiful fall color. Is it your favorite season? It´s definitely up there for us at Bios Urn®! Environmental factors and the genetic makeup of the trees determine the intensity and times of peak […]

10 Best Documentaries about Saving the Planet you should watch

Not long ago, we wrote an article on the 10 best documentaries about nature.  It was really hard to limit ourselves to ten, because there are so many great documentaries out there! So we decided to write another article about the 10 best documentaries about saving the planet that you should really watch. You may […]