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cremate

(krē′māt″, kri-māt′) [L. cremare, to burn to ashes]
To reduce a dead body to ash by burning.
cremation (kri-mā′shŏn)
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The report said: "Some of these increased costs relate to the requirement to invest in new cremators at Anfield and Springwood.
We have considered bringing in a cremator to offer the service but the machine is very expensive and although I am not completely sure I have heard that the running cost is also expensive.
He said IAS plans to open the facility with at least one cremator by mid January.
The process of removing the old cremators and installing new cremators inevitably causes some delays to the normal service at the crematorium.
The cremators most people use at the moment are 20 years old but over the years we've seen an increasing number of coffins that are getting larger as bodies get larger.
existing cremators and minor ancillary equipment and the supply, installation and successful commissioning of 3 no.
Thursday, 6pm, Full Council: Various items including replacement of cremators in Elland, future council budgets and spending and a review of scrutiny work.
Councillor Anthony Harris, Walsall Council cabinet member with responsibility for bereavement services, said: "The extension is one of several changes as part of a pounds 1 million programme, which has also seen three new cremators installed.
The scheme would harness the left-over heat when the gas within the cremators is cooled down from about 800 degrees to 150 degrees.
Consultants were used for issues including replacement cremators at Wrexham Crematorium, a review of transport efficiency and design of a gas extraction system at Llanypwll Landfill Site.
Renovation was carried out in 1984-5, with the two original cremators replaced and new central heating installed.
A council spokesman said: "The cremation facilities have been limited to three days a week since the middle of June as part of a long-term project to replace the cremators and ensure that our facilities meet changes to legislation governing crematoriums.