Amidst COVID-19 Surge an Indian Startup Wants to Save Trees, Use Cow Dung Logs for Cremating Poor

NEW DELHI—Amidst the deadly COVID-19 surge in India, a startup is using fuel-efficient cow dung logs as an alternative to wood to cremate poor and unidentified bodies. In India 8.2 million wood-based cremations are done every year for which 16.4 million trees are cut, according…