Advanced Drainage Systems, Inc., a leading provider of innovative water management solutions in the storm water and on-site septic wastewater industries, announced the release of its 10-year sustainability goals in its newly launched Fiscal 2021 Sustainability Report. The report and goals can be accessed in the sustainability section of the Company’s website, through this link.
“We are proud to release our third annual sustainability report, which includes our 10-year sustainability goals," said Scott Barbour, president and chief executive officer of ADS. "This report further demonstrates our commitment to reducing our environmental impact, enhancing the safety of our people, creating a diverse, inclusive and equitable workforce, and improving the communities we touch. Through these new goals, we will reduce our absolute greenhouse gas emissions by over 40% from our baseline, while simultaneously increasing our use of recycled plastics by nearly 100% over the same period.”
Highlights of the Fiscal Year 2021 Sustainability Report include:
- 510 million pounds of recycled plastic used in our products;
- 6% decrease in greenhouse gas emissions intensity;
- $4.5 million in capital spent on environmental, health and safety projects; and
- Key partnerships formed with non-profit organizations that share a commitment to recycling, water, and community.
Additional information on the 10-Year Sustainability Goals, ADS Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) policies and programs as well as the Fiscal 2021 Sustainability Report may be accessed on the ADS website at this link.