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Since they first walked the planet, humans have either buried or burned their dead. Now a new option is generating interest — dissolving bodies in lye and flushing the brownish, syrupy residue down the drain.
The process is called alkaline hydrolysis and was developed in this country 16 years ago to get rid of animal carcasses. It uses lye, 300-degree heat and 60 pounds of pressure per square inch to destroy bodies in big stainless-steel cylinders that are similar to pressure cookers.
Originally posted by The Godfather of Conspira
Well I don't dislike the idea, but why the hell would you give families the option of keeping the liquid??
So what you left with after the process is complete is basically a bubbling, brown cup of organic poop essentially?
And there supposed to cherish this?