The Lifecycle of a Raindrop

Precious Natural Resource

Water is essential to life as we know it. That's why its preservation has never been more important—for this generation and those to come.

What Happens Next?

What happens to the excess rain that is captured in storm drains? With ADS, each rain drop will pass through our system to be treated and returned to the environment.

Doing Our Part

We're solving the world's water challenges with sustainable products focused on safety and efficiency across all parts of the water cycle. Watch the videos below to see each step in our process.





The Future Is Crystal Clear

We're preventing flooding that shuts down cities, helping farmers safeguard their crops, and keeping water free of harmful byproducts.

We’re Solving the World’s Water Challenges

Water is precious, and without it life could not exist. Preserving this natural resource for present and future generations is our highest priority. At the heart of this mission is creating sustainable water management systems that keep waterways free of pollution.

Our products help communities efficiently and safely manage water. We’re preventing flooding that can shut down cities and halt travel. We’re helping farmers achieve sustainable agricultural production by safeguarding crops and making them stronger, and we’re also treating water to prevent harmful byproducts from entering into the ecosystem.

Advanced Drainage Systems works closely with cities, towns and communities around the world to provide sustainable water management systems that address their water management challenges and help advance their sustainability goals. It’s a role we take seriously, because we know we’re helping improve the environments and lives of people everywhere.

Our mission is to build environmental sustainable water management systems

More on Sustainable Water Management

Our FY 2020 Sustainability Report expands on this topic and many others.

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