A startup company that has developed an alternative to ashes after cremation.
Parting Stone, develops solidified remains which provides families with an alternative to receiving ashes following human or pet cremation.
The company states in the press release that it has experienced growth during the pandemic and has provided a service to families wanting to memorialize departed loved ones during a time where there were restrictions on gatherings. Parting Stone estimates that solidified remains will capture more than 50% of the cremated remains market share by 2030. According to Parting Stone, an average person will yield a collection of 40 to 60 “stones” that range from the size of a thumbnail or up to the size of one’s palm. For each cup of cremated remains, the company will return one cup of solidified remains. Solidification for human remains costs $595 while dogs cost $295 and cats cost $245. Interested in more?