The Carpel Himalayan Rock Salt Biodegradable Urn is made of a completely natural material -- salt. This urn is sturdy and substantial until placed in water where it will dissolve within a few hours to gently release the ashes held within back to nature. The warm tones of this salt urn can range from glowing pink to soft orange.
Crafted from a solid block of salt, Carpel Himalayan Rock Salt Biodegradable Urn is a popular choice for ocean burial as it returns the remains of a loved one to the sea in an eco-friendly manner. This urn is comprised of salt estimated to be 250 million years old. The Carpel Himalayan Rock Salt Biodegradable Urn is also suitable for ground burial in soil: the urn will biodegrade within approximately three months. Considered large to extra-large in size, this salt urn can hold the ashes of a person who weighed 220 pounds or less prior to cremation.
Given its construction from all natural materials, the urn may vary slightly in size, shape, and appearance from the image displayed. The lid of this urn is not threaded ~ it sits on top but can be affixed with biodegradable adhesive if desired.