How to Package and Ship Cremated Remains

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Whether your situation is described above or not, there are specific requirements for preparing, packaging, and shipping human or animal cremated remains. The Postal Service is here to help you understand how to meet these requirements and take the necessary precautions to protect this special mailing. By following these requirements and precautions, you can be confident that you have done everything you can so that your loved one’s remains can arrive at the intended destination safely.