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Funeral provider expands with green burial accreditation

Lenoir City-based Click Funeral Home is working to make end-of-life arrangements more sustainable with services that reduce the environmental impact of burial.

wash.jpg The 45-year-old company recently became the first and only funeral provider in Tennessee to be accredited by the Green Burial Council, the authority on green practices in the industry. Requirements include the use of natural cooling, nontoxic approved chemicals and offering environmentally-friendly products, among others.

The company has invested in green options including: natural alternatives to embalming, hand made caskets produced locally without finishes and shrouds made of natural fibers.  Recyclable paper items for cards and guest registry are also offered.
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