There are some startling statistics regarding the amount of garbage created from packing a lunch for school. According to Kids Konserve 67 pounds per year of lunchtime waste are generated by children every year. Taking a homemade lunch is quite important from a health perspective so you can ensure that you're sending them to school with the best. You can't control if they trade it away but you're doing what you can. The Kids Konserve lunch kit is another way to reduce waste in your everyday life.