Frequently Asked Questions

Water Cremation uses a process that is scientifically known as Alkaline Hydrolysis. During a Water Cremation, the deceased is carefully placed inside a sealed stainless steel Water Cremation unit. This unit then gently fills with a water and alkaline solution that is heated.

Following a Water Cremation, the loved one’s remains are returned to the family in an urn in the form of ‘Ashes’, as with cremation.

Water Cremation, by Aquamation® is a proudly Australian innovation and has become very sought after in the United States and Canada for it’s environmental benefits.

Yes. Water Cremation, by Aquamation® was a 2015 finalist in the prestigious Australian Technologies Competition.